Psalms 5:3

“My voice shalt thou hear in the morning, O LORD; in the morning will I direct my prayer unto thee, and will look up.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

My voyce shalt thou heare in the morning, O Lord; in the morning will I direct my prayer vnto thee, and will looke vp.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

In the morning, O LORD, You will hear my voice; In the morning I will order {my} {prayer} to You and {eagerly} watch.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

O Jehovah, in the morning shalt thou hear my voice; In the morning will I order `my prayer' unto thee, and will keep watch.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My voice will come to you in the morning, O Lord; in the morning will I send my prayer to you, and keep watch.
- Basic English Bible

Jehovah, in the morning shalt thou hear my voice; in the morning will I address myself to thee, and will look up.
- Darby Bible

My voice shalt thou hear in the morning, O LORD; in the morning will I direct my prayer to thee, and will look up.
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh, in the morning you shall hear my voice. In the morning I will lay my requests before you, and will watch expectantly.
- World English Bible

Jehovah, [at] morning Thou hearest my voice, [At] morning I set in array for Thee, And I look out.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(5:4) O LORD, in the morning shalt Thou hear my voice; in the morning will I order my prayer unto Thee, and will look forward.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 5:3


5:3 Morning - Every morning. As soon as I wake, I am still with thee, as he saith, #Psal 139:18|. The first thing that I do is to pray to thee.


Discussion for Psalms 5

  • Katherine
    IN JESUS HOLY NAME AMEN
  • Irene123
    Mild Bill; God bless you for caring, but about what I don't see because - your answer has nothing to do with what I said. I was not putting down any of the Lord's names. Why you think I was I have no idea.
  • Mild Bill
    Irene, Look up the tetragrammaton. Early Hebrews revered the name of God and would not pronounce it. Instead they would say Adonai The Lord, or HaShem The Name. While we have a different approach to him than Israel, reverence is still due to his name.
  • Debra Newton
    It's a beautiful chapter to start my day off each
  • Jeffrey T
    Psalms 5 to me has some powerful and meaningful words especially when he said But as for me get hold of that and you are on the right track
  • Irene123
    V. 11 - the last phrase - is preceded by a colon (:). This always indicates the following is - important - "..... let them also that love thy NAME be joyful in thee. In the O.T. the name was Jehovah (YAH). Jehovah is from the Hebrew; in the N.T. Greek it translates into - Jesus. And we LOVE His name when we are baptized in it - Acts 2:38.

Bible Options