Psalms 149:4

“For the LORD taketh pleasure in his people: he will beautify the meek with salvation.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For the Lord taketh pleasure in his people: hee will beautifie the meeke with saluation.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For the LORD takes pleasure in His people; He will beautify the afflicted ones with salvation.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For Jehovah taketh pleasure in his people: He will beautify the meek with salvation.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For the Lord has pleasure in his people: he gives the poor in spirit a crown of salvation.
- Basic English Bible

For Jehovah taketh pleasure in his people; he beautifieth the meek with salvation.
- Darby Bible

For the LORD taketh pleasure in his people: he will beautify the meek with salvation.
- Webster's Bible

For Yahweh takes pleasure in his people. He crowns the humble with salvation.
- World English Bible

For Jehovah is pleased with His people, He beautifieth the humble with salvation.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For the LORD taketh pleasure in His people; He adorneth the humble with salvation.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 149:4


149:4 The Lord - He rejoiceth over them to do them good. Beautify - Heb. adorn, make them amiable and honourable in the eyes of the world, who now hate and despise them. The meek - All true Israelites are such.


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