Psalms 4:2

“O ye sons of men, how long will ye turn my glory into shame? how long will ye love vanity, and seek after leasing? Selah.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

O ye sonnes of men, how long will yee turne my glory into shame? how long will yee loue vanitie, and seeke after leasing? Selah.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

O sons of men, how long will my honor become a reproach? {How long} will you love what is worthless and aim at deception? Selah.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

O ye sons of men, how long shall my glory be turned into dishonor? `How long' will ye love vanity, and seek after falsehood? Selah
- American Standard Version (1901)

O you sons of men, how long will you go on turning my glory into shame? how long will you give your love to foolish things, going after what is false? (Selah.)
- Basic English Bible

Ye sons of men, till when is my glory [to be put] to shame? [How long] will ye love vanity, will ye seek after a lie? Selah.
- Darby Bible

O ye sons of men, how long will ye turn my glory into shame? how long will ye love vanity, and seek after falsehood? Selah.
- Webster's Bible

You sons of men, how long shall my glory be turned into dishonor? Will you love vanity, and seek after falsehood? Selah.
- World English Bible

Sons of men! till when [is] my glory for shame? Ye love a vain thing, ye seek a lie. Selah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(4:3) O ye sons of men, how long shall my glory be put to shame, in that ye love vanity, and seek after falsehood? Selah
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 4:2


4:2 My glory - By his glory probably he means that honour which God had conferred upon him. Vanity - Wickedness. Lying - Those calumnies which they raised against him, to make him odious to all the people.


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