Psalms 1:2

“But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But his delight is in the Law of the Lord, and in his Law doeth he meditate day and night.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But his delight is in the law of the LORD, And in His law he meditates day and night.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But his delight is in the law of Jehovah; And on his law doth he meditate day and night.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But whose delight is in the law of the Lord, and whose mind is on his law day and night.
- Basic English Bible

But his delight is in Jehovah's law, and in his law doth he meditate day and night.
- Darby Bible

But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.
- Webster's Bible

but his delight is in Yahweh's law. On his law he meditates day and night.
- World English Bible

But -- in the law of Jehovah [is] his delight, And in His law he doth meditate by day and by night:
- Youngs Literal Bible

But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in His law doth he meditate day and night.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 1:2


1:2 Day and night - Not seldom and slightly, but diligently, and constantly.


Discussion for Psalms 1:2

  • Josh 1vs 8 we are commanded to meditate day and night on the law of this book bible. In Psalm 1 vs 2 we 're told that God is happy about those who ponder on the word day and night.
  • Eric Roberts for verse 2
    God must be the controller of our daily life. In all that we do, our heart must be fully committed to him. His law, degree, regulation and command must be our daily guide.
  • Eric Roberts for verse 2
    God must be the controller of daily life. In all that we do, our heart must be fully committed to him. His law, degree, regulation and command must be our daily guide.
  • Sheree webb for verse 2
    constant day and night always....Then at night he comes and checkes your hands for rightiousness...amen..

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