Psalms 19:5

“Which is as a bridegroom coming out of his chamber, and rejoiceth as a strong man to run a race.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Which is as a bridegrome comming out of his chamber, and reioyceth as a strong man to runne a race.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Which is as a bridegroom coming out of his chamber; It rejoices as a strong man to run his course.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Which is as a bridegroom coming out of his chamber, And rejoiceth as a strong man to run his course.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Who is like a newly married man coming from his bride-tent, and is glad like a strong runner starting on his way.
- Basic English Bible

And he is as a bridegroom going forth from his chamber; he rejoiceth as a strong man to run the race.
- Darby Bible

Which is as a bridegroom coming out of his chamber, and rejoiceth as a strong man to run a race.
- Webster's Bible

which is as a bridegroom coming out of his room, like a strong man rejoicing to run his course.
- World English Bible

And he, as a bridegroom, goeth out from his covering, He rejoiceth as a mighty one To run the path.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(19:6) Which is as a bridegroom coming out of his chamber, and rejoiceth as a strong man to run his course.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 19:5


19:5 Bridegroom - Gloriously adorned with light as with a beautiful garment, and smiling upon the world with a pleasant countenance. Chamber - In which he is poetically supposed to have rested all night, and thence to break forth as it were on a sudden. Strong man - Conscious and confident of his own strength.


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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