Psalms 10:17

“LORD, thou hast heard the desire of the humble: thou wilt prepare their heart, thou wilt cause thine ear to hear:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Lord, thou hast heard the desire of the humble: thou wilt prepare their heart, thou wilt cause thine eare to heare,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

O LORD, You have heard the desire of the humble; You will strengthen their heart, You will incline Your ear
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jehovah, thou hast heard the desire of the meek: Thou wilt prepare their heart, thou wilt cause thine ear to hear;
- American Standard Version (1901)

Lord, you have given ear to the prayer of the poor: you will make strong their hearts, you will give them a hearing:
- Basic English Bible

Jehovah, thou hast heard the desire of the meek, thou hast established their heart: thou causest thine ear to hear,
- Darby Bible

LORD, thou hast heard the desire of the humble: thou wilt prepare their heart, thou wilt cause thy ear to hear:
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh, you have heard the desire of the humble. You will prepare their heart. You will cause your ear to hear,
- World English Bible

The desire of the humble Thou hast heard, O Jehovah. Thou preparest their heart; Thou causest Thine ear to attend,
- Youngs Literal Bible

LORD, Thou hast heard the desire of the humble: Thou wilt direct their heart, Thou wilt cause Thine ear to attend;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 10:17


10:17 Prepare - By thy grace and good spirit, that they may so pray as thou wilt hear.


Discussion for Psalms 10:17

  • MockingBird for verse 17
    G0d resisteth the proud , but giveth Grace unto the humble .When I humble myself to God : He will hear and answer my prayer. In turn : I must have a humble heart to listen and hear God also : This is not a one way with God. We working together bringing forth fruit !!!
  • Christine for verse 17
    I feel that things will go so much better and the favor of the Lord will be with you if you will start the day with prayer first ...I really believe thats where our blessing starts by putting the Lord first. amen
  • John romo for verse 17
    Powerful scripture The Creator of all creation is waiting for His creation 2 humble themselves n repent n turn from their wicked ways In doing so we will receive faith that will require works to accompany it The moment we put our faith in Him to work n in action The Great n Mighty God of heaven n earth will meet us with His grace Thank u JESUS
  • LORD thank you for salvation through Christ Jesus and all the blessing it has brought to my life I pray You continute to enable me to spread Your Word of peace forgiveness and eternal life please prepare the hearts and minds of all your children hear your Truth and enjoy Your Grace The LORD is good and his mercy endureth forever
  • Dorrett for verse 17
    please pray for my son orlando christie