Psalms 56:4

“In God I will praise his word, in God I have put my trust; I will not fear what flesh can do unto me.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

In God I will praise his worde, In God I haue put my trust, I will not feare what flesh can doe vnto me.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

In God, whose word I praise, In God I have put my trust; I shall not be afraid. What can {mere} man do to me?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

In God (I will praise his word), In God have I put my trust, I will not be afraid; What can flesh do unto me?
- American Standard Version (1901)

In God will I give praise to his word; in God have I put my hope; I will have no fear of what flesh may do to me.
- Basic English Bible

In God will I praise his word, in God I put my confidence: I will not fear; what can flesh do unto me?
- Darby Bible

In God I will praise his word, in God I have put my trust; I will not fear what flesh can do to me.
- Webster's Bible

In God, I praise his word. In God, I put my trust. I will not be afraid. What can flesh do to me?
- World English Bible

In God I praise His word, in God I have trusted, I fear not what flesh doth to me.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(56:5) In God--I will praise His word--in God do I trust, I will not be afraid; what can flesh do unto me?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 56:4


56:4 Will praise - I will praise the Lord for his word, for his promises of protection and deliverance, made to his people. Flesh - Infirm and mortal men, called flesh by way of contempt, as #Psal 78:39 Isa 31:3|.


Discussion for Psalms 56:4

  • Olabode for verse 4
    Flesh internal is the major dangerous enemy someone needs to overcome. If someone can have dominion over it, praising and trusting God will not be a difficult thing.
  • I believe David was praising 'the word ' as the preincarnate Christ for His great promises. The writings of Job ministered to David in his circumstances and he can say in God I have put my trust.
  • AMEN JAY for verse 4
    People of GOD lean not on your understanding but lets put our trust and hope on our LORD,HE Will direct our path
  • MockingBird for verse 4
    When I put my trust in God and praise Him for His word I have not to fear what man might do unto me. Fear activates the devil while faith activates God. I choose faith trust praise .