English Standard Version
Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him, and he will act.
King James Bible
Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.
American Standard Version
Commit thy way unto Jehovah; Trust also in him, and he will bring it to pass.
Commit thy way to the Lord, and trust in him, and he will do it.
English Revised Version
Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him, and he shall bring it to pass.
Webster's Bible Translation
Commit thy way to the LORD; trust also in him; and he will bring it to pass.
Psalm 37:5 Parallel
CommentaryKeil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament
(Heb.: 36:11-13) Now for the first time, in the concluding hexastich, after complaint and commendation comes the language of prayer. The poet prays that God would lengthen out, i.e., henceforth preserve (משׁך, as in Psalm 109:12), such mercy to His saints; that the foot of arrogance, which is conceived of as a tyrant, may not come suddenly upon him (בּוא, as in Psalm 35:8), and that the hand of the wicked may not drive him from his home into exile (cf. Psalm 10:18). With חסד alternates צדקה, which, on its merciful side, is turned towards them that now God, and bestows upon them the promised gracious reward. Whilst the Psalmist is thus praying, the future all at once becomes unveiled to him. Certain in his own mind that his prayer will be heard, he sees the adversaries of God and of His saints for ever overthrown. שׁם, as in Psalm 14:5, points to the place where the judgment is executed. The preterites are prophetic, as in Psalm 14:5; Psalm 64:8-10. The poet, like Isaiah (Isaiah 26:14), beholds the whole tribe of the oppressors of Jahve's Church changed into a field of corpses, without hope of any rising again.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Commit [heb.] Roll thy way upon
1 Peter 5:7
casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.
Offer right sacrifices, and put your trust in the LORD.
Cast your burden on the LORD, and he will sustain you; he will never permit the righteous to be moved.
Trust in him at all times, O people; pour out your heart before him; God is a refuge for us. Selah
Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.
Commit your work to the LORD, and your plans will be established.
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