Psalms 78:37

“For their heart was not right with him, neither were they stedfast in his covenant.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For their heart was not right with him: neither were they stedfast in his couenant.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For their heart was not steadfast toward Him, Nor were they faithful in His covenant.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For their heart was not right with him, Neither were they faithful in his covenant.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And their hearts were not right with him, and they did not keep their agreement with him.
- Basic English Bible

For their heart was not firm toward him, neither were they stedfast in his covenant.
- Darby Bible

For their heart was not right with him, neither were they steadfast in his covenant.
- Webster's Bible

For their heart was not right with him, neither were they faithful in his covenant.
- World English Bible

And their heart hath not been right with Him, And they have not been stedfast in His covenant.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For their heart was not stedfast with Him, neither were they faithful in His covenant.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Psalms 78

  • Annie
    I thank God that when I get up in the morning my life is about him and not someone else. I thank God that when I go to bed at night my life is about him and not someone else. I am fortunate to have a relationship with God that commands my attention and not someone else. I am fortunate to possess the maturity where God is my SOURCE and not someone else. God is my all not someone else. Change you.
  • Ai
    God, of course,is All Power and merciful beyond human description. We have not and do not fully acknowledge this at every moment or day. We give in to our fleshly feelings and desires too easiy with out enough disciplne of ourselves. Praise God for His perfect intergrity, Love, and mercy. We are nothing without Him. He left the belief of Him up to each individual to choose. Choose life and live.
  • BS ANAND
    The chapter explains God s love on His people inspite of their dissatisfaction,disobedience and ungratefulness. But at the same time we understand His angry towards ungrateful. It is unfortunate to see the same tendency even today among the people.
  • Jean Boyce
    God is a good God but he is also a jealous and just God.we his children have not change we are still the same today as the Israelites did when he brought them out of Egypt. God please help us to trust you and keep your word in our hearts that we will not sin against you
  • Toshabest for verse 54
    I think A God is good all the time the bible speaks the truth Amen..
  • Frances Bennett
    It appears that we as a people are reliving the same world as in Bible days. For we are still the same people with the same behavior patterns as the Israelites that is never being satisfied with what GOD blesses us with and are not patient neither are we grateful for his presence in our life. Where is the LOVE FAITH and TRUST.

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