Psalms 34:2

“My soul shall make her boast in the LORD: the humble shall hear thereof, and be glad.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

My soule shall make her boast in the Lord: the humble shall heare thereof, and be glad.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

My soul will make its boast in the LORD; The humble will hear it and rejoice.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

My soul shall make her boast in Jehovah: The meek shall hear thereof, and be glad.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My soul will say great things of the Lord: the poor in spirit will have knowledge of it and be glad.
- Basic English Bible

My soul shall make its boast in Jehovah: the meek shall hear, and rejoice.
- Darby Bible

My soul shall make her boast in the LORD: the humble shall hear of it and be glad.
- Webster's Bible

My soul shall boast in Yahweh. The humble shall hear of it, and be glad.
- World English Bible

In Jehovah doth my soul boast herself, Hear do the humble and rejoice.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(34:3) My soul shall glory in the LORD; the humble shall hear thereof, and be glad.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 34:2


34:2 Shall boast - Shall glory in this, that I have so powerful and so gracious a master. The humble - The righteous.


Discussion for Psalms 34

  • Emmanuel Fakorode
    With strong Faith , Love and Trust in the Lord , any confrontation of life at all , would be surmounted because nothing is impossible for Him to do.
  • Carlos
    God does not always respond as we see fit for Him to respond like, but when you stick to your prayer/faith in Him, years will go by till you realize He had a better way for your need.
  • FORERE KHAPANE
    SOMEONE WHO ALWAYS GOES TO CHURCH EVERYDAY, SEE AS IF GOD DOES NOT HEAR HIS HER VOICE ALWAYS HE SHE IS IN TROUBLES. HOW CAN YOU HELP THAT PERSON TO BELIEVE THAT GOD SEE AND HEAR THE PRAYER?
  • Gwylfai Davies
    This Psalms and this verse are wonderful why? It brings joy filled with faith and wonder we have an Almighty G--d full of Grace is glory is beyond our understanding, beyond our Knowledge, beyond our wisdom, but not beyond our needs. Shalom.
  • Walter LaRue
    The Father who"s righteousness is so holy and brighter than sun, so magnificent and incomprehenseable that our Lord Jesus prays to him.. The Father who hears our heart, i must ask him in daily
  • Donna
    This verse encourages the Christian during dark moments which are only temporary. We are never alone no matter how we may feel. God is always near us.

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