Psalms 32:8

“I will instruct thee and teach thee in the way which thou shalt go: I will guide thee with mine eye.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I will instruct thee, and teach thee in the way which thou shalt goe: I will guide thee with mine eye.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I will instruct you and teach you in the way which you should go; I will counsel you with My eye upon you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I will instruct thee and teach thee in the way which thou shalt go: I will counsel thee with mine eye upon thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I will give you knowledge, teaching you the way to go; my eye will be your guide.
- Basic English Bible

I will instruct thee and teach thee the way in which thou shalt go; I will counsel [thee] with mine eye upon thee.
- Darby Bible

I will instruct thee, and teach thee in the way which thou shalt go: I will guide thee with my eye.
- Webster's Bible

I will instruct you and teach you in the way which you shall go. I will counsel you with my eye on you.
- World English Bible

I cause thee to act wisely, And direct thee in the way that thou goest, I cause mine eye to take counsel concerning thee.
- Youngs Literal Bible

'I will instruct thee and teach thee in the way which thou shalt go; I will give counsel, Mine eye being upon thee.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 32:8


32:8 I will - This and the next verse seems to be the words of God, whom David brings in as returning this answer to his prayers. Mine eye - So Christ did St. Peter, when he turned and looked upon him.


Discussion for Psalms 32

  • Beverly Finney
    Staying on the right path with Jesus. Repentance and confession is the key to salvation.
  • Amina
    Am grateful to realize that God will forgive all uor sins as long as we acknowledge them to him
  • BSP
    Failing to confess our sins can have a detrimental effect on our body. David felt terrible when he tried to conceal his sin, but he was able to experience relief finally when he confessed his wrongs and repented.
  • Hailey Ann Hegewald
    The Things I like most about the scripture Psalms chapter 32:1-6 is that in verse 5 it said "I acknowledge my sin unto thee, and mine iniquity i have not hid. I said, I will confess my transgressions unto the LORD; and thou forgavest the iniquity of my sin. Selah."
  • The word I will love to carry in my spirit and not only my mind!
  • Akaninyene for verse 8
    The Lord keeps us as the Apple of his eyes

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