Psalms 37:35

“I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading himself like a green bay tree.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I haue seene the wicked in great power: and spreading himselfe like a greene bay tree.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I have seen a wicked, violent man Spreading himself like a luxuriant tree in its native soil.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I have seen the wicked in great power, And spreading himself like a green tree in its native soil.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I have seen the evil-doer in great power, covering the earth like a great tree.
- Basic English Bible

I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading like a green tree in its native soil:
- Darby Bible

I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading himself like a green bay tree.
- Webster's Bible

I have seen the wicked in great power, spreading himself like a green tree in its native soil.
- World English Bible

I have seen the wicked terrible, And spreading as a green native plant,
- Youngs Literal Bible

I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading himself like a leafy tree in its native soil.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 37:35


37:35 Bay - tree - Which is continually green and flourishing even in winter.


Discussion for Psalms 37

  • 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
  • Miss BonBon
    I read this entire chapter this evening and as i share day and night with many brings very precious incouragment to my soul. May GOD BLESS YOU RICHLY FOR SHARING HIS WORD AMEN
  • Bon Bon
    All of GODS word is true and brings joy to my heart to study day night, the verse of tbe day that is shared brings great Incouragment to my HEART MIND AND SOUL. I desire to give Thanks to the sharing of verse of the day GOD BLESS You for Ssharing from HIS word of Truth Day Inceasing.
  • Librarygal143
    I trust in you God, I know you will get my family and me through this.

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