Psalms 119:2

“Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, and that seek him with the whole heart.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Blessed are they that keepe his testimonies: and that seeke him with the whole heart.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

How blessed are those who observe His testimonies, Who seek Him with all {their} heart.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, That seek him with the whole heart.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Happy are they who keep his unchanging word, searching after him with all their heart.
- Basic English Bible

Blessed are they that observe his testimonies, that seek him with the whole heart;
- Darby Bible

Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, and that seek him with the whole heart.
- Webster's Bible

Blessed are those who keep his statutes, who seek him with their whole heart.
- World English Bible

O the happiness of those keeping His testimonies, With the whole heart they seek Him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Happy are they that keep His testimonies, that seek Him with the whole heart.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 119

  • BSP
    Verse 37: We need to pray to God to help us turn away from vain and worthless things.
  • BSP
    Verses 97-100: For those who delight in God's Word and apply it in their lives, they can be found to be wiser than so called wise ones of this world.
  • A disciple
    "Let my cry come near before thee, O LORD: give me understanding according to thy word." There is no other Glad Tidings than that which was first entrusted to the Saints; and there is no way to make it easier and more comfortable for men, than that which the Lord prescribed; which is "except the corn of wheat go into the ground and die, it abides alone; but if it die, it brings forth much fruit."
  • Lu2677
    Psalms 119:60 "I made haste,and delayed not to keep thy commandments" V.120"My flesh trembleth for fear of thee, and I am afraid of thy judgments." V 160."Thy word is true from the beginning, and every one of thy righteous judgments endures for ever." Some say"there is scripture that does not pertain to salvation." This lie, leads people away from the verse I have listed here.
  • Lu2677
    Psalms 51:6"Behold,thou desirest truth in the inward parts:and in the hidden part thou shalt make me to know wisdom."(The Psalmist knows that the Lord expects him to know His truth, he will give him wisdom.) Ps.119:11"Thy word I have hid in my heart,that I might not sin against him." (A heart filled with his word, is pure and obeys his statutes,A filled heart will be revealed;how one lives,speech
  • BSP
    I appreciate verse 105 because it brings out how God's Word can guide us safely through this dark system. It reveals immediate and future dangers.