Psalms 37:4

“Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Delight thy selfe also in the Lord; and he shall giue thee the desires of thine heart.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Delight yourself in the LORD; And He will give you the desires of your heart.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Delight thyself also in Jehovah; And he will give thee the desires of thy heart.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So will your delight be in the Lord, and he will give you your heart's desires.
- Basic English Bible

and delight thyself in Jehovah, and he will give thee the desires of thy heart.
- Darby Bible

Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he will give thee the desires of thy heart.
- Webster's Bible

Also delight yourself in Yahweh, and he will give you the desires of your heart.
- World English Bible

And delight thyself on Jehovah, And He giveth to thee the petitions of thy heart.
- Youngs Literal Bible

So shalt thou delight thyself in the LORD; and He shall give thee the petitions of thy heart.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 37

  • Thomas Strickland
    I really have faith in God and removing the wicked and also being patient.
  • Ps 37:11
    We wait patiently on Jehovah God to remove the wicked. So knowing that the wicked will be removed can give us comfort.
  • Verse 5
    When we wait for Jehovah God and when we rely on him by praying for his wisdom and direction and by following his commands and principles, then he will act in our behalf.
  • BSP
    Verse 27 shows that not only should we turn away or keep away from bad but we should also look for ways to do good.
  • 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.