Psalms 72:1

“(A Psalm for Solomon.) Give the king thy judgments, O God, and thy righteousness unto the king's son.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

[A Psalme for Solomon.] Giue the King thy Iudgements, O God, and thy Righteousnesse vnto the Kings sonne.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Give the king Your judgments, O God, And Your righteousness to the king's son.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Give the king thy judgments, O God, And thy righteousness unto the king's son.
- American Standard Version (1901)

<Of Solomon.> Give the king your authority, O God, and your righteousness to the king's son.
- Basic English Bible

{For Solomon.} O God, give the king thy judgments, and thy righteousness unto the king's son.
- Darby Bible

A Psalm for Solomon. Give the king thy judgments, O God, and thy righteousness to the king's son.
- Webster's Bible

God, give the king your justice; your righteousness to the royal son.
- World English Bible

By Solomon. O God, Thy judgments to the king give, And Thy righteousness to the king's son.
- Youngs Literal Bible

A Psalm of Solomon. Give the king Thy judgments, O God, and Thy righteousness unto the king's son;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 72:1


72:1 Judgments - He saith judgments in the plural number, because though the office of judging and ruling was but one, yet there were divers parts and branches, of it; in all which he begs that Solomon may be directed to do as God would have him to do.


Discussion for Psalms 72:1

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