Psalms 23:6

“Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Surely goodnes and mercie shall followe me all the daies of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the Lord for euer.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Surely goodness and lovingkindness will follow me all the days of my life, And I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Surely goodness and lovingkindness shall follow me all the days of my life; And I shall dwell in the house of Jehovah for ever. Psalm 24 A Psalm of David.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Truly, blessing and mercy will be with me all the days of my life; and I will have a place in the house of the Lord all my days.
- Basic English Bible

Surely, goodness and loving-kindness shall follow me all the days of my life; and I will dwell in the house of Jehovah for the length of the days.
- Darby Bible

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever.
- Webster's Bible

Surely goodness and loving kindness shall follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in Yahweh's house forever. A Psalm by David.
- World English Bible

Only -- goodness and kindness pursue me, All the days of my life, And my dwelling [is] in the house of Jehovah, For a length of days!
- Youngs Literal Bible

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life; and I shall dwell in the house of the LORD for ever.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 23

  • Brianna Shaffer
    This is the best chapter and verses in the whole bible. I am saved and I do fully believe and rely on God. FROG. Fully Rely On God. Please follow the path God has planned for you.
  • Ibioro Austine
    I always use the psalm when ever i'm in despair. It make me feel belonging expercially when it said the Lord is my Shepherd and if He is my Shepherd i don't need be worried over any thing because He own every thing that exit on earth and in heaven. So each time i pray with this psalm i feel fulfill because all the courage i needed are in. I am completely restored in His hand.
  • B J Freeman
    This is a true chapter, when you read I shall not want this goes way and beyond the earth God watches over all his children, God love is so awesome God is good all the time and all the time God is good even when God children is not
  • Lisa M Davenport
    If only the world would read and reflect on this Psalm and know what true peace is. Jesus gives me the peace that surpasses all understanding when I read it. It's as though he breathes His life back into me and strengthens me when I read this Psalm. May all know his peace!
  • Alan cockerham
    My parents passed in 2013 and psalms 23 was my moms favorite verse I find myself looking to it often for strengh.
  • BARBARA
    I had to pick up something so heavy to me; for someone I love. I did not think i could do it.. For some reason never knowing this verse I started to carry it and saying the first few lines. Not understanding why and were this came from, I looked it up... It explained me and why the lord has giving me a second chance "my cup runith over'