Psalms 37:16

“A little that a righteous man hath is better than the riches of many wicked.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

A little that a righteous man hath, is better then the riches of many wicked.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Better is the little of the righteous Than the abundance of many wicked.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Better is a little that the righteous hath Than the abundance of many wicked.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The little which the good man has is better than the wealth of evil-doers.
- Basic English Bible

The little that the righteous hath is better than the abundance of many wicked;
- Darby Bible

A little that a righteous man hath is better than the riches of many wicked.
- Webster's Bible

Better is a little that the righteous has, than the abundance of many wicked.
- World English Bible

Better [is] the little of the righteous, Than the store of many wicked.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Better is a little that the righteous hath than the abundance of many wicked.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Psalms 37

  • Blessed be the Lord so high.
  • King1Sconie
    To delight oneself into the Lord of Lord's King of King's Christ Jesus The MOST High is to submit TOTALLY under The Governorship Of God'HolySpirit seek 1st The Kingdom of God HIS RIGHTEOUSNESS and all these things shall be added unto thee.. But you MUST 1st SEEK! The Kingdom of God HIS RIGHTEOUSNESS ...
  • A disciple
    "The wicked have drawn out the sword, and have bent their bow, to cast down the poor and needy, and to slay such as be of upright conversation. Their sword shall enter into their own heart, and their bows shall be broken." Love does no evil to his neighbor; love doesn't follow the multitudes to to evil; love is humble, and meek of spirit; love mourns, and hungers and thirsts after righteousness.
  • Latonya bentley
    I bless god for this chapter when ever someone is going through I always tell them to refer to this chapter.
  • Larry
    Love the Bible love God and Jesus
  • Steve morrow
    PSALM 37:4 DELIGHT THYSELF ALSO IN THE LORD AND HE SHALL GIVE THEE THE DESIRES OF YOUR HEART 1 JOHN 5:14 AND THIS IS THE CONFIDENCE THAT WE HAVE IN HIM THAT IF WE ASK THING --- ACCORDING TO HIS WILL --- HE HEARETH US ***** PROVERBS 28:9 HE THAT TURNETH AWAY HIS EAR FROM HEARING THE LAWEVEN HIS PRAYER SHALL BE ABOMINATION

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