Jeremiah 17:7

“Blessed is the man that trusteth in the LORD, and whose hope the LORD is.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Blessed is the man that trusteth in the Lord, and whose hope the Lord is.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Blessed is the man who trusts in the LORD And whose trust is the LORD.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Blessed is the man that trusteth in Jehovah, and whose trust Jehovah is.
- American Standard Version (1901)

A blessing is on the man who puts his faith in the Lord, and whose hope the Lord is.
- Basic English Bible

Blessed is the man that confideth in Jehovah, and whose confidence Jehovah is.
- Darby Bible

Blessed is the man that trusteth in the LORD, and whose hope the LORD is.
- Webster's Bible

Blessed is the man who trusts in Yahweh, and whose trust Yahweh is.
- World English Bible

Blessed [is] the man who trusteth in Jehovah, And whose confidence hath been Jehovah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Blessed is the man that trusteth in the LORD, and whose trust the LORD is.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Jeremiah 17

  • Jason
    He is probably right. I am sorry. Jeremiah son of Hilkiah
  • Jason
    I believe Jeremiah Hilkiah wrote the book of Jeremiah. At least this is what we've been taught.
  • Cephus McBride
    It's a true saying, we must trust in the Lord Jesus. And lead not on our own understanding. Trusting God is the only way we can find a true peace of mind. Amen
  • MockingBird
    It is of a Great privilege to Trust in the Lord. Sometimes it may be as though you are alone in the thing you are Trusting the Lord in BUT take heart , God knows all and sees all You are not alone Holy Spirit within is helping you activate that Trust ! So I am Blessed and my hope is in my Lord Jesus !!!! God is my rereward !
  • Tilda
    hallelujah,trusting in the Lord is full expression of your faith in Him.Now trusting in the Lord carries both a blessing and a reward for the word of God says but it is difficult to please the Lord without faith,for those who come to Him should believe that He is and a rewarder to all those who dilligently seek Him.Trust in the Lord and He will strengthen you.bless you and reward you.GLORY TO JESUS
  • Richard
    To me this is telling me to trust only in God.