Psalms 37:9

“For evildoers shall be cut off: but those that wait upon the LORD, they shall inherit the earth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For euil doers shall be cut off: but those that waite vpon the Lord, they shall inherite the earth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For evildoers will be cut off, But those who wait for the LORD, they will inherit the land.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For evil-doers shall be cut off; But those that wait for Jehovah, they shall inherit the land.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For the evil-doers will be cut off: but those who have faith in the Lord will have the earth for their heritage.
- Basic English Bible

For evil-doers shall be cut off; but those that wait on Jehovah, they shall possess the land.
- Darby Bible

For evil doers shall be cut off: but those that wait upon the LORD, they shall inherit the earth.
- Webster's Bible

For evildoers shall be cut off, but those who wait for Yahweh shall inherit the land.
- World English Bible

For evil doers are cut off, As to those waiting on Jehovah, they possess the land.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For evil-doers shall be cut off; but those that wait for the LORD, they shall inherit the land.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 37:9


37:9 The earth - This for the most part was literally fulfilled in that state of the church.


Discussion for Psalms 37

  • Peter A. Okebukola
    We must remember that “a little that a righteous man hath is better than the riches of many wicked. The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD: and he delighteth in his way. yet have I not seen the righteous forsaken, nor his seed begging bread.”
  • 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

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