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

  • Bible Reader
    JESUS is our healer,deliverer, strong tower,provider, the only wise God and our king.
  • Bible Reader
    JESUS is our refuge in this present world!
  • Walter bell
    no better place to be in the presence of God almighty
  • Takalani
    This chapter it really inspired me,people we intent to forget that we are visitors here on earth. We always ask for prosperity which is not wrong of course, but we have to prepare for our soul also and cry just to be a door keeper or a cleaner in the court of the Lord.
  • BSP
    The Levite was truly content with what God allowed him to do. He viewed it as a privilege to serve at Jehovah God's house of worship. We should view our privilege the same.
  • Grace
    I love the lord and I love being in his presence. Many say they don't have to be in church to serve God, but it is a privilege to me to be in the house of the Lord with my brothers and sisters to worship in his house.