Psalms 12:7

“Thou shalt keep them, O LORD, thou shalt preserve them from this generation for ever.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thou shalt keepe them, (O Lord,) thou shalt preserue them, from this generation for euer.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

You, O LORD, will keep them; You will preserve him from this generation forever.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thou wilt keep them, O Jehovah, Thou wilt preserve them from this generation for ever.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You will keep them, O Lord, you will keep them safe from this generation for ever.
- Basic English Bible

Thou, Jehovah, wilt keep them, thou wilt preserve them from this generation for ever.
- Darby Bible

Thou shalt keep them, O LORD, thou shalt preserve them from this generation for ever.
- Webster's Bible

You will keep them, Yahweh. You will preserve them from this generation forever.
- World English Bible

Thou, O Jehovah, dost preserve them, Thou keepest us from this generation to the age.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(12:8) Thou wilt keep them, O LORD; Thou wilt preserve us from this generation for ever.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 12:7


12:7 Thou shalt keep them - Thy words or promises: these thou wilt observe and keep, both now, and from this generation for ever.


Discussion for Psalms 12

  • Steve morrow
    PSALM 12:4 WHO HAVE SAID WITH OUR TONGUE WILL WE PREVAIL OUR LIPS ARE OUR OWN WHO IS LORD OVER US MATTHEW 15:7 --- YOU HYPOCRITES --- WELL DID ISAIAH PROPHESY OF YOU SAYING --15:8-- THIS PEOPLE DRAWETH UNTO ME WITH THEIR MOUTH AND HONORETH ME WITH THEIR LIPS BUT THEIR HEART IS FAR FROM ME
  • Steve morrow
    psalm 12:1 help LORD for the godly man ceaseth for the faithful fail from among the children of men 12:2 they speak vanity every one with his neighbor with flattering lips and with a double heart do they speak
  • Steve morrow
    psalm 12:3 the LORD shall cut off all flattering lips and the tongue that speaketh proud things 12:4 WHO HAVE SAID WITH OUR TONGUE WILL WE PREVAIL OUR LIPS ARE OUR OWN --- WHO IS LORD OVER US ---
  • Dwayne
    It is a psalm that draws us closer to God, as a god that we can depend. when all else fails and all others forsake us. He will be there. He is our God.
  • Geraldine Cole
    Praise The Lord Jesus he is OWESOME THEIR NO One LIKE HIM NO WHERE I THANK HIM FOR SAVING MY SOUL FEELING ME WITH HIS HOLY GHOST. I WOULD BE NOTHING WITHOUT HIM Amen
  • Mark Young
    Dear Friends, This ALL Powerful and Convicting Verse in The Great Book of Psalms 12:5 Found In The King James Version Holy Bible, Clearly Reveals The Willingness of The ALMIGHTY Presences and Actions of The HOLY SPIRIT of GOD in ALL of Our Lives... What A Shining Example of What WE ALL Should Be Doing To Care For Our Fellow Brothers, Sisters and Neighbors Internally and Externally To Our Communities Beyond... Praise The LORD GOD ALMIGHTY For ALL of His Blessings From Above Merry Christmas!!!

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