Psalms 5:8

“Lead me, O LORD, in thy righteousness because of mine enemies; make thy way straight before my face.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Lead me O Lord, in thy righteousnesse, because of mine enemies; make thy way straight before my face.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

O LORD, lead me in Your righteousness because of my foes; Make Your way straight before me.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Lead me, O Jehovah, in thy righteousness because of mine enemies; Make thy way straight before my face.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Be my guide, O Lord, in the ways of your righteousness, because of those who are against me; make your way straight before my face.
- Basic English Bible

Lead me, Jehovah, in thy righteousness, because of my foes; make thy way plain before me.
- Darby Bible

Lead me, O LORD, in thy righteousness, because of my enemies; make thy way straight before my face.
- Webster's Bible

Lead me, Yahweh, in your righteousness because of my enemies. Make your way straight before my face.
- World English Bible

O Jehovah, lead me in Thy righteousness, Because of those observing me, Make straight before me Thy way,
- Youngs Literal Bible

(5:9) O LORD, lead me in Thy righteousness because of them that lie in wait for me; make Thy way straight before my face.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 5:8


5:8 Righteousness - In thy righteous laws. Because - That I may give them no occasion of slandering me, or religion for my sake. The way - The way wherein thou wouldst have to one walk. Plain - That I may clearly discern it, and readily walk in it.


Discussion for Psalms 5:8

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