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

  • JEAN
    THIS IS A CHAPTER MY WHOLE FAMILY READS DAILY AND WHEN WE ARE GOING THRU.MY GRANDMOTHER A MISSIONARY DIED AT 98,THIS WAS ONE OF THELEGACIES SHE LEFT FOR HER CHILDREN.

  • Geraldine cole
    Praise Jesus Christ he has not given us a spirit of fear that what the devil put in our minds we are to resist the devil and he will flee from us let us keep in mine the world is not our friends also remember the Lord Jesus said for us to remember the world hated him first and the world will hate us as well also the word tells us to no our enemies everyone that say they are saved r not Amen
  • I j lawrence
    If you focus on the world, the way they acquire wealth and riches,and establish their standard, for others to follow, you'll be enticed. The world or government have found aggressive ways to acquire wealth, or make money quickly. Don't focus on the world, but live by the word of God. God's way is the best way, tho I may not understand. His blessing makes the rich and add no sorry. His blessings
  • Michelle Jack
    Only the humble will dwell with God and be in His presence. Lord help us to see the beauty in humility please.
  • Edna
    I believe I needed to read these words in order to go on with my life. Life has been very difficult recently. I also believe I'm still alive because of God's grace and mercy.
  • Jonny lindblad
    It is without doubt one of my favorites. A blessed way to start each day!