Psalms 33:12

“Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD; and the people whom he hath chosen for his own inheritance.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Blessed is the nation, whose God is the Lord: and the people, whom he hath chosen for his owne inheritance.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD, The people whom He has chosen for His own inheritance.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Blessed is the nation whose God is Jehovah, The people whom he hath chosen for his own inheritance.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Happy is the nation whose God is the Lord; and the people whom he has taken for his heritage.
- Basic English Bible

Blessed is the nation whose God is Jehovah, the people that he hath chosen for his inheritance!
- Darby Bible

Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD; and the people whom he hath chosen for his own inheritance.
- Webster's Bible

Blessed is the nation whose God is Yahweh, the people whom he has chosen for his own inheritance.
- World English Bible

O the happiness of the nation whose God [is] Jehovah, Of the people He did choose, For an inheritance to Him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Happy is the nation whose God is the LORD; the people whom He hath chosen for His own inheritance.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 33

  • Irene123
    V. 21 - "....... because they have trusted in His name" Jehovah translates into the Greek of Jesus.
  • CAS
    Hallelujah for the faithfulness of His eternal Word_JesusChrist the Lord !
  • Glendon hayden
    In everything we have to give thanks because god has been so good
  • Michael C.
    v 22 Let thy mercy, O LORD, be upon us, according as we hope in thee. He said, that even the very hairs of my head have all been numbered; and that there is not a thought in my heart, but lo, He knows me altogether. Whatever my circumstances, I trust Him! Everything that is for now, not yet seen; I trust Him! He answers me with joy and peace, and lets me feel accepted and loved; O how good He is!
  • BSP
    Verse 5 shows that God loves righteousness and so the unrighteousness conditions we see in the world today are not caused by them nor does he approve of them.
  • MockingBird
    The word of the Lord is never wrong : I can Trust His word to do exactly as He says. God works is His word and God is not a man that He should lie. He will never deceive me.

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