Psalms 34:8

“O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

O taste and see that the Lord is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

O taste and see that the LORD is good; How blessed is the man who takes refuge in Him!
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Oh taste and see that Jehovah is good: Blessed is the man that taketh refuge in him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

By experience you will see that the Lord is good; happy is the man who has faith in him.
- Basic English Bible

Taste and see that Jehovah is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him!
- Darby Bible

O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him.
- Webster's Bible

Oh taste and see that Yahweh is good. Blessed is the man who takes refuge in him.
- World English Bible

Taste ye and see that Jehovah [is] good, O the happiness of the man who trusteth in Him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(34:9) O consider and see that the LORD is good; happy is the man that taketh refuge in Him.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 34:8


34:8 O taste - Make trial, of it by your own experience of it. Good - Merciful and gracious.


Discussion for Psalms 34

  • Annie
    God is giving us the assurance that he hears us when we cry out to Him. He gives us the overwhelm victory in whatever the situation maybe.
  • "No one cares about me"
    My brother. God has heard your cry and your prayers has been answer. Help is on the way. Stand tall. Stand firm and know that god is with u always.
  • Willie crowell
    I need help From God.Amen
  • Gail Green
    To stay close to the Lord and he will direct your path He is my Stength and Healer.
  • Bryan McCloud
    This is very awesome chapter. It helps me to cry unto the Lord when opposition seems to come my way. I know that the Lord hears our cry when we live rightous before him.
  • Jeffrey St Clair
    This is such a awesome verse