Psalms 19:10

“More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

More to bee desired are they then gold, yea, then much fine gold: sweeter also then hony, and the hony combe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

They are more desirable than gold, yes, than much fine gold; Sweeter also than honey and the drippings of the honeycomb.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold; Sweeter also than honey and the droppings of the honeycomb.
- American Standard Version (1901)

More to be desired are they than gold, even than much shining gold; sweeter than the dropping honey.
- Basic English Bible

They are more precious than gold, yea, than much fine gold; and sweeter than honey and the dropping of the honeycomb.
- Darby Bible

More to be desired are they than gold, yes, than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and the honey-comb.
- Webster's Bible

More to be desired are they than gold, yes, than much fine gold; sweeter also than honey and the extract of the honeycomb.
- World English Bible

They are more desirable than gold, Yea, than much fine gold; and sweeter than honey, Even liquid honey of the comb.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(19:11) More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold; sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Psalms 19

  • Matt Dillman
    Psalms 19:14 pretty much sums up how we should act in gods eyes.
  • Horace Owens
    God's Word is so powerful and heart changing, i know that I really need him every day to work in my life and to keep my heart and mouth, so that iam pleasing and acceptable in his sight.
  • Juanita tarver
    Afer hearing a sermon on psalm 19:12'13 and 14. I thought this in particular should be read daily by me.
  • Steve morrow
    ???IRENE 123psalm 19:1 the heavens declare the glory of GOD and the firmament showeth HIS handywork 2 day unto day uttereth speech and night unto night showeth knowledge (3)THERE IS NO SPEECH NOR LANGUAGE WHERE THEIR VOICE IS NOT HEARD-------1 CORIN 11:3 BUT I WOULD HAVE YOU KNOW THAT THE HEAD OF EVERY MAN IS CHRIST AND THE HEAD OF THE WOMAN IS MAN --------AND THE HEAD OF CHRIST IS GOD-------
  • Mild Bill
    Beware old sins which resurface in life. Presumptuous sins start small in the thoughts, but do great damage in the spirit. But for the grace and mercy of God, I could never forgive myself, to start anew. Thanks be to God.
  • Red rog
    Great psalm, reminds me to fear the Lord and to keep my heart and mouth pure and clean.

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