Psalms 24:4

“He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; who hath not lifted up his soul unto vanity, nor sworn deceitfully.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He that hath cleane hands, and a pure heart; who hath not lift vp his soule vnto vanitie, nor sworne deceitfully.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He who has clean hands and a pure heart, Who has not lifted up his soul to falsehood And has not sworn deceitfully.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; Who hath not lifted up his soul unto falsehood, And hath not sworn deceitfully.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He who has clean hands and a true heart; whose desire has not gone out to foolish things, who has not taken a false oath.
- Basic English Bible

He that hath blameless hands and a pure heart; who lifteth not up his soul unto vanity, nor sweareth deceitfully:
- Darby Bible

He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; who hath not lifted up his soul to vanity, nor sworn deceitfully.
- Webster's Bible

He who has clean hands and a pure heart; who has not lifted up his soul to falsehood, and has not sworn deceitfully.
- World English Bible

The clean of hands, and pure of heart, Who hath not lifted up to vanity his soul, Nor hath sworn to deceit.
- Youngs Literal Bible

He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; who hath not taken My name in vain, and hath not sworn deceitfully.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 24:4


24:4 He - Whose actions and conversation are holy and unblameable. Pure heart - Careful to approve itself to God, as well as to men; ordering a man's very thoughts and affections according to God's word. Vanity - Who doth not value or desire the vain things of this life, such as honours, riches, pleasures; but makes God his portion.


Discussion for Psalms 24:4

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