Psalms 84:11

“For the LORD God is a sun and shield: the LORD will give grace and glory: no good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For the Lord God is a sunne and shield: the Lord will giue grace and glory: no good thing will he withhold from them that walke vprightly.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For the LORD God is a sun and shield; The LORD gives grace and glory; No good thing does He withhold from those who walk uprightly.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For Jehovah God is a sun and a shield: Jehovah will give grace and glory; No good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The Lord God is our sun and our strength: the Lord will give grace and glory: he will not keep back any good thing from those whose ways are upright.
- Basic English Bible

For Jehovah Elohim is a sun and shield: Jehovah will give grace and glory; no good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly.
- Darby Bible

For the LORD God is a sun and shield: the LORD will give grace and glory: no good will he withhold from them that walk uprightly.
- Webster's Bible

For Yahweh God is a sun and a shield. Yahweh will give grace and glory. He withholds no good thing from those who walk blamelessly.
- World English Bible

For a sun and a shield [is] Jehovah God, Grace and honour doth Jehovah give. He withholdeth not good To those walking in uprightness.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(84:12) For the LORD God is a sun and a shield; the LORD giveth grace and glory; no good thing will He withhold from them that walk uprightly.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 84:11


84:11 A sun - To enlighten and quicken, and direct and comfort his people. Shield - To save his people from all their enemies. Grace - His favour, which is better than life. Glory - The honour which comes from God here, and eternal glory.


Discussion for Psalms 84

  • Isadora
    Thank you my LORD for loving us so.. In psalms 84:10 I am delighted and grateful to know how it is so much better to just have 1 day in Gods court, than to live a thousand day's in wrong doing...and to be a doorkeeper in the house of the Lord is a honor and a blessing... I'm truly truly grateful for the book of psalm....
  • Dianna
    I am thrilled and happy to learn in this psalm that God would not withhold any good things from me as ─║ong as I continue living righteously in Him
  • Leah Davis
    Psalm 84 :10 inspires me in that it is good to find refuge in God's court as He is a fair Judge who is full of grace. It also inspires me because I lost employment which gv me more money and prestige
  • Priscilla Mwala
    In verse 8 God is telling us to cry out to him. For he will always hear my prayer
  • Priscilla
    I love psalms 84 especially verse 11 it really encourages me alot not matter the situation God will always be my shield as lonng as i dont turn my back on him. For he will never withhold good things from mes
  • Annie
    God thank you for another day. May I find peace and love in you as I gaze at the cross of Christ.