Psalms 3:5

“I laid me down and slept; I awaked; for the LORD sustained me.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I layd me downe and slept; I awaked, for the Lord sustained me.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I lay down and slept; I awoke, for the LORD sustains me.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I laid me down and slept; I awaked; for Jehovah sustaineth me.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I took my rest in sleep, and then again I was awake; for the Lord was my support.
- Basic English Bible

I laid me down and slept; I awaked, for Jehovah sustaineth me.
- Darby Bible

I laid me down and slept; I awaked; for the LORD sustained me.
- Webster's Bible

I laid myself down and slept. I awakened; for Yahweh sustains me.
- World English Bible

I -- I have lain down, and I sleep, I have waked, for Jehovah sustaineth me.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(3:6) I lay me down, and I sleep; I awake, for the LORD sustaineth me.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 3:5


3:5 Slept - Securely, casting all my cares upon God. Awaked - After a sweet and undisturbed sleep.


Discussion for Psalms 3:5

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