Psalms 61:7

“He shall abide before God for ever: O prepare mercy and truth, which may preserve him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He shall abide before God for euer: O prepare mercy and trueth which may preserue him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He will abide before God forever; Appoint lovingkindness and truth that they may preserve him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He shall abide before God for ever: Oh prepare lovingkindness and truth, that they may preserve him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

May the seat of his authority be before God for ever; may mercy and righteousness keep him safe.
- Basic English Bible

He shall abide before God for ever: bestow loving-kindness and truth, that they may preserve him.
- Darby Bible

He shall abide before God for ever: O prepare mercy and truth, which may preserve him.
- Webster's Bible

He shall be enthroned in God's presence forever. Appoint your loving kindness and truth, that they may preserve him.
- World English Bible

He dwelleth to the age before God, Kindness and truth appoint -- they keep him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(61:8) May he be enthroned before God for ever! Appoint mercy and truth, that they may preserve him.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 61:7


61:7 Abide - In the throne. Before God - Living and ruling as in God's presence, serving God and worshipping him in his tabernacle. Truth - Thy truth in giving me those mercies which thou hast promised, and thy mercy in giving me such further blessings as I needs.


Discussion for Psalms 61:7

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