Psalms 27:13

I had fainted, unless I had believed to see the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I had fainted, vnlesse I had beleeued to see the goodnesse of the Lord in the land of the liuing.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

{I would have despaired} unless I had believed that I would see the goodness of the LORD In the land of the living.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

`I had fainted', unless I had believed to see the goodness of Jehovah In the land of the living.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I had almost given up my hope of seeing the blessing of the Lord in the land of the living.
- Basic English Bible

Unless I had believed to see the goodness of Jehovah in the land of the living ...!
- Darby Bible

I had fainted, unless I had believed to see the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living.
- Webster's Bible

I am still confident of this: I will see the goodness of Yahweh in the land of the living.
- World English Bible

I had not believed to look on the goodness of Jehovah In the land of the living!
- Youngs Literal Bible

If I had not believed to look upon the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living!--
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 27:13


27:13 The living - David was thus earnestly desirous of this mercy in this life, not because he placed his portion in these things; but because the truth and glory of God, were highly concerned in making good the promise of the kingdom to him.


Discussion for Psalms 27

  • Norm
    O LORD, our Father, our Saviour: teach us who seek thee in truth, that we may know You will save us from wrath! In CHRIST JESUS is life everlasting. Amen. Psalms 27:5 For in the time of trouble he shall hide me in his pavilion: in the secret of his tabernacle shall he hide me he shall set me up upon a rock. 28:1 A Psalm of David. Unto thee will I cry, O LORD my rock be not silent to me: lest, if thou be silent to me, I become like them that go down into the pit. 8 The LORD is their strength, and he is the saving strength of his anointed. 9 Save thy people, and bless thine inheritance: feed them also, and lift them up for ever.
  • April London
    I love it because it have all you need and want in it to help you in life of whatever you or gone through. This my mind deliver.!!
  • Jackie young
    It is a good book
  • Marcia morris
    I love this bible so much.eazy to read eazy to find chapter.
  • Sherron singleon
    No.matter..what..Christ.Jesus s always. Oir strength...tanks. Father..for.u we cant do t make it without u. Amen. Abba
  • 1 quiet person
    The good Lord God will keep your mind, body, spirit, soul, and emotions from ruins of the enemies and destroyer and will give and show you love, guideance, peace, and prosperity because He cares for you and this is towards me and I go against every liar and deceiver of His words because I am His own and the rest is dung.

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