Psalms 37:23

“The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD: and he delighteth in his way.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord: and he delighteth in his way.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The steps of a man are established by the LORD, And He delights in his way.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

A man's goings are established of Jehovah; And he delighteth in his way.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord, and he takes delight in his way.
- Basic English Bible

The steps of a man are established by Jehovah, and he delighteth in his way:
- Darby Bible

The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD: and he delighteth in his way.
- Webster's Bible

A man's goings are established by Yahweh. He delights in his way.
- World English Bible

From Jehovah [are] the steps of a man, They have been prepared, And his way he desireth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

It is of the LORD that a man's goings are established; and He delighted in his way.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 37:23


37:23 Established - So that he shall not fall into mischief.


Discussion for Psalms 37

  • Nada
    This is maturely awesome psalm of David. God protects his children from the wicked. Hi is a Wonderful Father and we can rest knowing that vengeance is his. What a mighty God we serve!
  • Earl
    We must first commit ourselves to Gods will and he the Lord will be faithful to his promises.
  • Pauline
    Comforting
  • Mae
    25 shows how David made a general statement based on his own experience. He well knew Jehovah God's consistent care. He knew he could always go to God for support and we can do the same.
  • Sandy C .
    We must keep our eyes on God,and God have said fret not because of evil doers,for they shall soon be cut down, God is good to his people, he delivers us out of troubles and out of the hands of our enemies, he is our Peace,joy,Faith, Hope, overall (love) remember (Ephesians 3:20 =God who able to do exceedingly and abundantly for above what the world has to offer! There is No comparison to our God
  • MARIA VIGIL-AVINA
    It shows that God is real our father is faithful. He will defend his children. All we have to do is trust him. He is in control and his will be done!!!