Psalms 5:3

“My voice shalt thou hear in the morning, O LORD; in the morning will I direct my prayer unto thee, and will look up.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

My voyce shalt thou heare in the morning, O Lord; in the morning will I direct my prayer vnto thee, and will looke vp.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

In the morning, O LORD, You will hear my voice; In the morning I will order {my} {prayer} to You and {eagerly} watch.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

O Jehovah, in the morning shalt thou hear my voice; In the morning will I order `my prayer' unto thee, and will keep watch.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My voice will come to you in the morning, O Lord; in the morning will I send my prayer to you, and keep watch.
- Basic English Bible

Jehovah, in the morning shalt thou hear my voice; in the morning will I address myself to thee, and will look up.
- Darby Bible

My voice shalt thou hear in the morning, O LORD; in the morning will I direct my prayer to thee, and will look up.
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh, in the morning you shall hear my voice. In the morning I will lay my requests before you, and will watch expectantly.
- World English Bible

Jehovah, [at] morning Thou hearest my voice, [At] morning I set in array for Thee, And I look out.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(5:4) O LORD, in the morning shalt Thou hear my voice; in the morning will I order my prayer unto Thee, and will look forward.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 5:3


5:3 Morning - Every morning. As soon as I wake, I am still with thee, as he saith, #Psal 139:18|. The first thing that I do is to pray to thee.


Discussion for Psalms 5

  • Rsol
    And Jesus said you don't know what spirit you are of when Peter suggests doing the same. We have a savior now and God is not angry at us
  • Juney Leary
    I really enjoyed reading it. Thank you
  • Lucinda Palestrant
    Psalms 5:5"The foolish shall not stand in thy sight; thou hatest all workers of iniquity." (Were you taught that God hates sin but loves the sinner?)This verse says the opposite of that.
    V9-10 (David prays for the destruction of the wicked)
  • M Stewart
    God is a loving. father he watches over his people and will never let wicked destroy his people.He hates the sin in people but his so easy to forgive.
  • Patricia
    God is a God of righteousness, justice and mercy. David knew that he can trust him with his life and he can go to him with any situation. He knew that God was all in all. And so his faith leaded him to seek God face constantly, and not for himself, but for all who needed his grace, mercy and protection. David had a good heart, he loved God and others.
  • Bryan McCloud
    No flesh can please God.

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