Psalms Chapter 34 Darby English Bible

Psalms 34:1

{[A Psalm] of David; when he changed his behaviour before Abimelech, who drove him away, and he departed.} I will bless Jehovah at all times; his praise shall continually be in my mouth.

Psalms 34:2

My soul shall make its boast in Jehovah: the meek shall hear, and rejoice.

Psalms 34:3

Magnify Jehovah with me, and let us exalt his name together.

Psalms 34:4

I sought Jehovah, and he answered me, and delivered me from all my fears.

Psalms 34:5

They looked unto him, and were enlightened, and their faces were not confounded.

Psalms 34:6

This afflicted one called, and Jehovah heard [him], and saved him out of all his troubles.

Psalms 34:7

The angel of Jehovah encampeth round about them that fear him, and delivereth them.

Psalms 34:8

Taste and see that Jehovah is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him!

Psalms 34:9

Fear Jehovah, ye his saints; for there is no want to them that fear him.

Psalms 34:10

The young lions are in need and suffer hunger; but they that seek Jehovah shall not want any good.

Psalms 34:11

Come, ye sons, hearken unto me: I will teach you the fear of Jehovah.

Psalms 34:12

What man is he that desireth life, [and] loveth days, that he may see good?

Psalms 34:13

Keep thy tongue from evil, and thy lips from speaking guile;

Psalms 34:14

Depart from evil, and do good; seek peace, and pursue it.

Psalms 34:15

The eyes of Jehovah are upon the righteous, and his ears are toward their cry;

Psalms 34:16

The face of Jehovah is against them that do evil, to cutoff the remembrance of them from the earth:

Psalms 34:17

[The righteous] cry, and Jehovah heareth, and delivereth them out of all their troubles.

Psalms 34:18

Jehovah is nigh to those that are of a broken heart, and saveth them that are of a contrite spirit.

Psalms 34:19

Many are the adversities of the righteous, but Jehovah delivereth him out of them all:

Psalms 34:20

He keepeth all his bones; not one of them is broken.

Psalms 34:21

Evil shall destroy the wicked; and they that hate the righteous shall bear their guilt.

Psalms 34:22

Jehovah redeemeth the soul of his servants; and none of them that trust in him shall bear guilt.