Psalms 61:7

“He shall abide before God for euer: O prepare mercy and trueth which may preserue him.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

He shall abide before God for ever: O prepare mercy and truth, [which] may preserve him.
- King James Version

He will abide before God forever; Appoint lovingkindness and truth that they may preserve him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He shall abide before God for ever: Oh prepare lovingkindness and truth, that they may preserve him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

May the seat of his authority be before God for ever; may mercy and righteousness keep him safe.
- Basic English Bible

He shall abide before God for ever: bestow loving-kindness and truth, that they may preserve him.
- Darby Bible

He shall abide before God for ever: O prepare mercy and truth, which may preserve him.
- Webster's Bible

He shall be enthroned in God's presence forever. Appoint your loving kindness and truth, that they may preserve him.
- World English Bible

He dwelleth to the age before God, Kindness and truth appoint -- they keep him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(61:8) May he be enthroned before God for ever! Appoint mercy and truth, that they may preserve him.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 61:7


61:7 Abide - In the throne. Before God - Living and ruling as in God's presence, serving God and worshipping him in his tabernacle. Truth - Thy truth in giving me those mercies which thou hast promised, and thy mercy in giving me such further blessings as I needs.


Discussion for Psalms 61

  • John Pritchett
    I thank GOD For his Grace mercy and goodness , For the holy Ghost I remember where I got the Holy Ghost at my church were I stood and I m thankful it s a gift from GOD Acts 2:32 through 2:38! Plus more every thing about the HOLY GOAST in the BIBLE is real It didn t mean just back then it was given! GODS the same yesterday today tomorrow and always Speaking in Tongues is for real TY GOD!Love u
  • Cynthia holiday
    Bless the Lord for his wisdom, Bless him for my understanding of his word let it speak to my heart and spirit all the days of my beautiful long life Amen.
  • SUSAN MTHEMBU
    when my heart is overwhelmed: lead me to the Rock that is higher than i
  • Sheila B.
    I praise and thank God for His Word. I love all the Psalm and I desire to keep all my vows to God. I’m thankful for God’s grace and love. Thank you for the opportunity to share. Let us all be ready, Jesus is coming soon !!!
  • Vanessa
    thank you Abba for being my strength and my shelter, Thank you Lord for being my Rock, Glory be to the Father, Son and Holy Spirit Amen!
  • Lady A
    I know the Lord my GOD heard my cry for each time I call upon the name Jesus he tells me to be still for I am with you Praising GOD all the days of my Life
    LOVE🙏🙏🙏

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