Psalms 4:8

“I will both lay me down in peace, and sleep: for thou, LORD, only makest me dwell in safety.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Psalms 4:8

I will both lay mee downe in peace, and sleepe: for thou Lord only makest me dwell in safetie.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

In peace I will both lie down and sleep, For You alone, O LORD, make me to dwell in safety.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

In peace will I both lay me down and sleep; For thou, Jehovah, alone makest me dwell in safety. Psalm 5 For the Chief Musician; with the Nehiloth. A Psalm of David.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I will take my rest on my bed in peace, because you only, Lord, keep me safe.
- Basic English Bible

In peace will I both lay me down and sleep; for thou, Jehovah, alone makest me to dwell in safety.
- Darby Bible

I will both lay me down in peace, and sleep; for thou only, LORD, makest me dwell in safety.
- Webster's Bible

In peace I will both lay myself down and sleep, for you, Yahweh alone, make me live in safety. For the Chief Musician, with the flutes. A Psalm by David.
- World English Bible

In peace together I lie down and sleep, For Thou, O Jehovah, alone, In confidence dost cause me to dwell!
- Youngs Literal Bible

(4:9) In peace will I both lay me down and sleep; for Thou, LORD, makest me dwell alone in safety.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Psalms 4:8

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 4:8


4:8 In peace - In tranquility of mind, resting securely upon God's promises.


Discussion for Psalms 4:8

  • Sunday Levinus Alaka on Psalms 4:8
    I will both lay me down in peace, and sleep-The word "both" here means "at the same time", that is, I will alike be in peace, and I will lie down and will sleep, I will have a mind at peace (and in tranquillity) when I lie down, and will sleep calmly. Happy Father's Day to you my beloved in Him.
  • Diana on Psalms 4:8
    I said this scripture before I went into having sever seizures. I had eclapsia pregnant and the Lord saved me and my son. My blood pressure was 201 over 199. I we are alive.
  • Eunice on Psalms 4:8
    It reminds me that God watches over me when am sleeping.
  • MockingBird on Psalms 4:8
    The salvation of God is 5 fold Healing Deliverance Safety Soundness of mind Preservation The peace of God so so Good There is such a tranquility and soundness and no disturbance at all in God 's Peace. I will both lay me down and sleep for thou Lord doest make me to dwell live in safety. God so so Magnificantly Good !!!!
  • AMEN JAY on Psalms 4:8
    we have to make dwelling a place of GOD where HE will always be our guard,becouse if not who ever guard us guards in vain
  • Martha on Psalms 4:8
    I Love this Psalms so much, it makes me think about how I sleep at night, by the grace of God. When the Lord took my son home to be with him, I thought I would never sleep at night but when I lock my doors at night, I ask the Lord to watch over me, and send a kiss and hug to my son. I sleep like a baby. Thank You Father in the name of Jesus Christ.


 

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