Psalms 97:10

“Ye that love the LORD, hate evil: he preserveth the souls of his saints; he delivereth them out of the hand of the wicked.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Yee that loue the Lord, hate euil; hee preserueth the soules of his Saints: hee deliuereth them out of the hand of the wicked.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Hate evil, you who love the LORD, Who preserves the souls of His godly ones; He delivers them from the hand of the wicked.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

O ye that love Jehovah, hate evil: He preserveth the souls of his saints; He delivereth them out of the hand of the wicked.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You who are lovers of the Lord, be haters of evil; he keeps the souls of his saints; he takes them out of the hand of sinners.
- Basic English Bible

Ye that love Jehovah, hate evil: he preserveth the souls of his saints, he delivereth them out of the hand of the wicked.
- Darby Bible

Ye that love the LORD, hate evil: he preserveth the souls of his saints; he delivereth them out of the hand of the wicked.
- Webster's Bible

You who love Yahweh, hate evil. He preserves the souls of his saints. He delivers them out of the hand of the wicked.
- World English Bible

Ye who love Jehovah, hate evil, He is keeping the souls of His saints, From the hand of the wicked he delivereth them.
- Youngs Literal Bible

O ye that love the LORD, hate evil; He preserveth the souls of His saints; He delivered them out of the hand of the wicked.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 97

  • Hazel
    Thank you Lord for your gift of love
  • BSP
    Verse 10 tells us to hate what is evil or bad from God's standpoint. This takes effort because bad things may appeal to our fallen flesh.
  • Geraldine cole
    God is all ways right Never Wrong!
  • Adelle Shemwell
    Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God Almighty. We praise you, O Lord.
  • Lena
    I love and notice the many parts of the Bible that speak of creation, nature, and or God sovereign hand and rule in it! It 's just one more evidence that Jah is the one true God over all the earth and the Bible is His Word. No other religious book speaks so much about nature and creation from the Creators stand point. Or
  • Jul
    pictorial expresessions present here. Where God 's kingdom 's authority presides, we encounter happiness in many places. As a lofty mountaintop will tend to be ringed by mists and clouds, so the place where righteousness and justice are given permanence is lofty, exalted.We see fire, lightnings, hills softening and eroding, something visible of the divine righteousness and its glory kids displaying joy when God 's judgments govern...

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