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

  • BSP
    Verse 2~Jehovah God magnifies the sayings above his name. When he fulfills his sayings it magnifies and surpasses anything that we may have expected.
  • ROBERT FORD
    I think is awesome to praise the Lord
  • Sylvia
    Father God teach me to do your will. Amen
  • Dale
    The Lord has made it so easy for us to praise Him. And it does not matter where He is at when we get ready to praise him.
  • BSP
    Verse one brings out that it is a good and pleasant thing to sing praises to Jehovah God.
  • Denise Harris
    Oh I will give thank unto my God for his mercies endured forever oh how I love these beautiful songs of David they remind us that our GOD delivers David he forgives him he hear his cry and as we are the children of Adam falling race he will deliver us and forgive us too ...if we only believe all things are possible with our God if we just believe...

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