Psalms 4:4

“Stand in awe, and sin not: commune with your own heart upon your bed, and be still. Selah.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Stand in awe, and sinne not: commune with your owne heart vpon your bed, and be still. Selah.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Tremble, and do not sin; Meditate in your heart upon your bed, and be still. Selah.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Stand in awe, and sin not: Commune with your own heart upon your bed, and be still. Selah
- American Standard Version (1901)

Let there be fear in your hearts, and do no sin; have bitter feelings on your bed, but make no sound. (Selah.)
- Basic English Bible

Be moved with anger, and sin not; meditate in your own hearts upon your bed, and be still. Selah.
- Darby Bible

Stand in awe, and sin not: commune with your own heart upon your bed, and be still. Selah.
- Webster's Bible

Stand in awe, and don't sin. Search your own heart on your bed, and be still. Selah.
- World English Bible

`Tremble ye, and do not sin;' Say ye [thus] in your heart on your bed, And be ye silent. Selah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(4:5) Tremble, and sin not; commune with your own heart upon your bed, and be still. Selah
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 4:4


4:4 In awe - Be afraid, if not of me, yet of God, who hath engaged in my cause. Sin not - By prosecuting your rebellion against God's authority. On your bed - Calmly consider these things in the silent night, when you are at leisure from distracting business. Be still - Compose your tumultuous minds.


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