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

  • Helen
    Really a great God,l love this God.
  • Irene123
    To Tammie n Ps. 37 -- I love the daily Bible verse from this chapter - verse 23. Not always, but whenever I need it the Lord uses this to encourage me or to correct me. These verses are put on here by the Lord.
  • Tammie
    God is an awesome God....
  • 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