Proverbs 2:8

“He keepeth the paths of judgment, and preserveth the way of his saints.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He keepeth the pathes of iudgement, and preserueth the way of his Saints.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Guarding the paths of justice, And He preserves the way of His godly ones.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

That he may guard the paths of justice, And preserve the way of his saints.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He keeps watch on the ways which are right, and takes care of those who have the fear of him.
- Basic English Bible

guarding the paths of just judgment and keeping the way of his godly ones.
- Darby Bible

He keepeth the paths of judgment, and preserveth the way of his saints.
- Webster's Bible

that he may guard the paths of justice, and preserve the way of his saints.
- World English Bible

To keep the paths of judgment, And the way of His saints He preserveth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

That He may guard the paths of justice, and preserve the way of His godly ones.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 2:8


2:8 Path of judgment - Righteous paths, judgment being here put for righteousness. And keeping of paths may be put for keeping them in their paths.


Discussion for Proverbs 2:8

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