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

  • New
    What a Marvelous working God We Serve, Powerful words of inspiration.
    May the spirit of our Living God bless you immensely.
  • Annie
    Everything in this world was made of Him. His name should be exhaled forever n ever
  • Irene123
    This is a 'peaceful' place - this chapter; there are no 'debaters' here.
  • BSP
    The beautiful planet we reside on is a gift from God. This knowledge should have a deep impact on how we treat the earth and on our attitude towards Jehovah God who made it for us.
  • Donna
    The God of the whole earth is he there is none liken unto Him.
  • Linda
    Yes,praise our God. The Lord is good!

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