Psalms 23:5

“Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: thou anointest my head with oil; my cup runneth over.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Psalms 23:5

Thou preparest a table before me, in the presence of mine enemies: thou anointest my head with oyle, my cuppe runneth ouer.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; You have anointed my head with oil; My cup overflows.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: Thou hast anointed my head with oil; My cup runneth over.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You make ready a table for me in front of my haters: you put oil on my head; my cup is overflowing.
- Basic English Bible

Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies; thou hast anointed my head with oil; my cup runneth over.
- Darby Bible

Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of my enemies: thou anointest my head with oil; my cup runneth over.
- Webster's Bible

You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil. My cup runs over.
- World English Bible

Thou arrangest before me a table, Over-against my adversaries, Thou hast anointed with oil my head, My cup is full!
- Youngs Literal Bible

Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies; Thou hast anointed my head with oil; my cup runneth over.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Psalms 23:5

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 23:5


23:5 A table - Thou furnishest me with plenty of provisions and comforts. Oil - With aromatic ointments, which were then used at great feasts; thy comforts delight my soul. Runneth over - Thou hast given me a plentiful portions, signified by the cup, given to the guests by the master of the feast.


Discussion for Psalms 23:5

  • Humility on Psalms 23:5
    To get to Thee Table I WILL NEED A.God's Rod 1. Protection B. God's Staff 1. Guidance Without His Protection and Guidance I will get killed. The only way to this Table is with God's Protection and through His Guidance. May God's Richest and Best Be Yours
  • Meghan on Psalms 23:5
    God Is Good
  • Oliver okoro on Psalms 23:5
    I believe God did it show and demonstrate his unstoppable power that at work in us eph 3v20 God new that he has put in us the ability to go ahead even in present of our enemies
  • DeAnna on Psalms 23:5
    In him we live...we move...and have our being. Praise him !!
  • Joseph on Psalms 23:5
    Every living being has enemies. God knows this that 's why he made these promise, trust and obey he will surely do what he says. After all he 's not a man that he should lie.
  • Frank Phereni on Psalms 23:5
    This psalm reminds me of how caring our God is,whenever i read this psalm my soul rest,knowing that God is about to overflow my cup.
  • KB on Psalms 23:5
    Worried about promotion, bonuses? God is the one that provides in good times and bad times. Stand steadfast in trying times, cause God provides.
  • Clidean Bewee on Psalms 23:5
    To fully understand this Psalm of David is to first have a conviction. Today, this view versus was sms to me in my darkest hour and it brought tears to my eyes knowing that God prepared a table for me in full view of my enemies and my cup is over flowing. Through my challenges God will be my pillar of strength.
  • Itumeleng on Psalms 23:5
    He prepares a table for me " in the presence of my enemies ".This tells us that God knew that we will have enemies spiritual and otherwise , so it shouldn 't take us by surprise, God made provision to counter that, since He is God who is all knowing and God of Mercy. So,lets confront our enemies with the right attitude not fear, for we know that fear is not our portion but confidence is. The table will be prepared right on the face of our enemies,God said it, and He is no man that He can lie. It shall be done,
  • One Day at a time on Psalms 23:5
    Psalms 23 just saved my life


 

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