Psalms 37:5

“Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Commit thy way vnto the Lord: trust also in him, and he shall bring it to passe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Commit your way to the LORD, Trust also in Him, and He will do it.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Commit thy way unto Jehovah; Trust also in him, and he will bring it to pass.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Put your life in the hands of the Lord; have faith in him and he will do it.
- Basic English Bible

Commit thy way unto Jehovah, and rely upon him: he will bring [it] to pass;
- Darby Bible

Commit thy way to the LORD; trust also in him; and he will bring it to pass.
- Webster's Bible

Commit your way to Yahweh. Trust also in him, and he will do this:
- World English Bible

Roll on Jehovah thy way, And trust upon Him, and He worketh,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in Him, and He will bring it to pass.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 37:5


37:5 Commit - All thy cares and business, and necessities, commend to God by fervent prayer.


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.