Psalms 37:11

“But the meek shall inherit the earth; and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Psalms 37:11

But the meeke shall inherite the earth: and shall delight themselues in the abundance of peace.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But the humble will inherit the land And will delight themselves in abundant prosperity.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But the meek shall inherit the land, And shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But the gentle will have the earth for their heritage; they will take their delight in peace without measure.
- Basic English Bible

But the meek shall possess the land, and shall delight themselves in the abundance of prosperity.
- Darby Bible

But the meek shall inherit the earth; and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.
- Webster's Bible

But the humble shall inherit the land, and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.
- World English Bible

And the humble do possess the land, And they have delighted themselves In the abundance of peace.
- Youngs Literal Bible

But the humble shall inherit the land, and delight themselves in the abundance of peace.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Psalms 37:11

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 37:11


37:11 But - Those who patiently bear God's afflicting hand, and meekly pass by injuries. Peace - Partly of outward peace and prosperity, which God in his due time will give them: but principally of inward peace, in the sense of God's favour and the assurance of endless happiness.


Discussion for Psalms 37:11

  • Rick Poole on Psalms 37:11
    Ps 37....like psalm 2 God sees the day of judgement for the wicked is coming...we are not to take matters in our own hands...even this corrupt, unGodly Stealing Of this presidential election from President Trump!
  • Fred Scanlan - in Reply on Psalms 37:11
    There are many changes to come! Jesus said you are a royal priesthood, a chosen generation. In all your ways acknowledge Him ,he will guide your path. Be anxious for nothing! Don't worry about tomorrow, it will take care of itself. Have a great DAY!
  • MocknigBird on Psalms 37:11
    The meek a meek person is a person that is in an awareness of the presence of God Earth is what man was formed out of the dust of the ground .Therefore I we shall delight myself in the abundance of peace The God of Peace an undisturbed state of being Praise God forever more !!!!
  • Joshua Mbugua on Psalms 37:11
    If you r meek u will hardly quarrel with people n as a result they will like you therefore will inherit them. If they like you you can share the word and they will listen therefore you will inherit the earth. Meekness should be coupled with wisdom. be as meek as adove and as wise as a serpent.
  • Mockingbird on Psalms 37:11
    Meek means an awareness of the presence of God. That is awesome !!! God is the God of peace. Therefore we shall delight ourselves in the abundance of peace when we are aware of the presence of God in our lives !!!
  • NKOSINATHI on Psalms 37:11
    We will live in a paradise earth not in heaven as many believe


 

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