Psalms 34:8

“O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

O taste and see that the Lord is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

O taste and see that the LORD is good; How blessed is the man who takes refuge in Him!
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Oh taste and see that Jehovah is good: Blessed is the man that taketh refuge in him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

By experience you will see that the Lord is good; happy is the man who has faith in him.
- Basic English Bible

Taste and see that Jehovah is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him!
- Darby Bible

O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him.
- Webster's Bible

Oh taste and see that Yahweh is good. Blessed is the man who takes refuge in him.
- World English Bible

Taste ye and see that Jehovah [is] good, O the happiness of the man who trusteth in Him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(34:9) O consider and see that the LORD is good; happy is the man that taketh refuge in Him.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 34:8


34:8 O taste - Make trial, of it by your own experience of it. Good - Merciful and gracious.


Discussion for Psalms 34

  • ANTHONY
    This is my favorite verse :)
  • Irene123
    V.22 - ".......and none of them that trust in Him shall be desolate." Ps. 37:25 - "....... yet have I not seen the righteous forsaken, nor His seed begging bread."
  • Danny Ballentine
    IN JUST THE LAST FEW WEEKS I HAVE BEEN HEARING PEOPLE GOING THROUGH TROUBLE AND GETTING BAD NEWS! JUST REMEMBER THAT IN THIS WORLD WE GOING TO HAVE TROUBLE CAUSE OF THE SIN AND EVIL IN THE WORLD, BUT THE LORD WILL DELIVER!!!! WEEPING MAY ENDURE FOR A NIGHT BUT JOY IF U BELIEVE IN THE CREATOR OF WORLD WILL COME IN THE MORNING! THINGS IN LIFE REALLY DON'T MAKE SENSE AT TIMES BUT GOD!!! Proverbs 3:5
  • Julius
    I love Yahweh the Almighty God and his messiah
  • David
    It's soul lifting
  • SaintlyMic
    This verse is true for me every single day!