Psalms 127:3

“Lo, children are an heritage of the LORD: and the fruit of the womb is his reward.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Loe, children are an heritage of the Lord: and the fruit of the wombe is his reward.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Behold, children are a gift of the LORD, The fruit of the womb is a reward.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Lo, children are a heritage of Jehovah; `And' the fruit of the womb is `his' reward.
- American Standard Version (1901)

See, sons are a heritage from the Lord; the fruit of the body is his reward.
- Basic English Bible

Lo, children are an inheritance from Jehovah, [and] the fruit of the womb a reward.
- Darby Bible

Lo, children are a heritage of the LORD: and the fruit of the womb is his reward.
- Webster's Bible

Behold, children are a heritage of Yahweh. The fruit of the womb is his reward.
- World English Bible

Lo, an inheritance of Jehovah [are] sons, A reward [is] the fruit of the womb.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Lo, children are a heritage of the LORD; the fruit of the womb is a reward.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 127:3


127:3 Children - The chief of these blessings. Heritage - Only from God's blessing, even as an inheritance is not the fruit of a man's own labour, but the gift of God.


Discussion for Psalms 127:3

  • John fuse for verse 3
    Amazing
  • Brianna for verse 3
    Broken in heart broken hearted, to me denotes a deep void of depression or sadness. Even from our lowest point Jehovah can heal mend us and bring us back to a good relationship with him. This scripture highlights how deeply Jehovah God cares for us. When it states he heals our wounds, I think of a Father who tenderly taking care of the cuts and bruises on his child. This scripture draws me closer to my heavenly father knowing he cares so deeply for his creation.
  • Esther Okereafor for verse 3
    Indeed children are gifts from God, and we as parents should always thank him no matter the circumstances we find these gifts he has given to us knowning fully well that is gift blessings maketh rich and addeth no sorry and that he his able to perfect that which he has started. All thanks to God for this precious gift he has given to me.
  • Pastor BiBi Nyamane for verse 3
    My spirit within is overwhelmed, when the christians don 't plant the word of God in their heart, ending up trusting in man, where that help becomes useless. Amen.
  • NISHA313 for verse 3
    I WILL JUST LIKE TO SAY IT IS A BLESSING TO BE BLESSED BY GOD TO EVEN HAVE CHILDREN, I HAVE JUST WENT THROUGH A IVF PROCEDURE IN AUGUST AND I HAD 15 EGGS THAT FERTILIZED THAT IS A TRUE BLESSING FROM GOD. I WENT FROM NEVER FERTILIZING NONE TO 15. THAT 'S A BIG DIFFERENCE. I HAD ONE OF MY EMBRYO 'S TRANSFERED IN MY WOMB ON 10 09 14. AND FROM THAT DAY I CLAIMED MY VICTORY AND MADE MY DECLARATION THAT MY FRUIT SHALL REMAIN IN JESUS NAME. I DO BELIEVE IT IN MY HEART THAT IT WILL REMAIN. I TOOK MY PREGNANCY TEST THIS MORNING AND IN JESUS NAME IT WILL BE MY FIRST POSITIVE PREGNANCY TEST AFTER TRYING FOR 6 YEARS.. GLORY BE TO GOD. ONLY HE BLESSES THE FRUIT OF THE WOMB.
  • This verse,is for me

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