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

  • Annie
    God thank you for another day. May I find peace and love in you as I gaze at the cross of Christ.
  • Graceann
    I find this pslam very lnspiring.
  • Joseph Gudwa
    No matter what so long as you walk uprightly in Gods site you will never be forgotten by him.He will reward you and overflow shall be your potion
  • May God Is Able He Is A Light And My Provider
  • Rashid Kiige for verse 2
    This verse indicates a deep feeling and desire for the living God. You rather take anything else but leave me in the presence..amen..amen
  • MockingBird for verse 11
    My Lord God is a sun and shield unto me . He will give Grace and Glory. He is the lifter up of mine head. The Lord is the health of my countenance. My Lord God is SOOOOOOO GOOOOOOD to me !!!!!!! As long as I walk uprightly. The Lord told of the kings and prophets that walked uprightly before Him and he also told of those that didn 't. I want to be spoken of for the Good of my Lord !!!!