Psalms 119:4

“Thou hast commanded us to keep thy precepts diligently.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thou hast commaunded vs to keepe thy precepts diligently.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

You have ordained Your precepts, That we should keep {them} diligently.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thou hast commanded `us' thy precepts, That we should observe them diligently.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You have put your orders into our hearts, so that we might keep them with care.
- Basic English Bible

Thou hast enjoined thy precepts, to be kept diligently.
- Darby Bible

Thou hast commanded us to keep thy precepts diligently.
- Webster's Bible

You have commanded your precepts, that we should fully obey them.
- World English Bible

Thou hast commanded us Thy precepts to keep diligently,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Thou hast ordained Thy precepts, that we should observe them diligently.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 119:4

  • When ever a person reads God 's word it is important to remember God doesn 't give suggestions but commands. When we read I it must be taken with all seriousness knowing the commands are not an option that we can accept or reject. We are to be diligent in understanding and obeying with a right heart attitude.

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