Psalms 63:3

“Because thy lovingkindness is better than life, my lips shall praise thee.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Because thy louing kindnes is better then life: my lips shal praise thee.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Because Your lovingkindness is better than life, My lips will praise You.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Because thy lovingkindness is better than life, My lips shall praise thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because your mercy is better than life, my lips will give you praise.
- Basic English Bible

For thy loving-kindness is better than life: my lips shall praise thee.
- Darby Bible

Because thy loving-kindness is better than life, my lips shall praise thee.
- Webster's Bible

Because your loving kindness is better than life, my lips shall praise you.
- World English Bible

Because better [is] Thy kindness than life, My lips do praise Thee.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(63:4) For Thy lovingkindness is better than life; my lips shall praise Thee.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 63

  • Allen Radford
    While he was in the wilderness of Judah....may we all learn to worship Almighty God even when it seems we're in our own wilderness....we cannot forget,He made the wilderness too....
  • Mary
    This psalms encourages me to persue more after God knowing that as I go harder after God he is with me no matter where I find my self that God is always with me,because truly his love and kindness is my life and the importance of making adquite time in The Presence of God in the Mornings.
  • A disciple
    "O God, thou art my God; early will I seek thee: my soul thirsts for thee, my flesh longs for thee in a dry and thirsty land, where no water is; to see thy power and thy glory, so as I have seen thee in the sanctuary." Being a man anointed and mightily filled with the Holy Spirit; while David camped in the desert, he could use the experience as a spiritual instruction for his hidden life in God.
  • Hazel
    I see my self in this Psalms I feel am speaking to the father about my self, and I thank him for every Blessing that he has bestowed upon me.
  • Pam Davidson
    But the mouth of them that speak lies shall be stopped
  • Wayne Dent
    Eternity lived separate from our father Would be so miserable. The joy of experiencing His loving kindness now is unsurpassed.