New International Version
for he satisfies the thirsty and fills the hungry with good things.
King James Bible
For he satisfieth the longing soul, and filleth the hungry soul with goodness.
Darby Bible Translation
For he hath satisfied the longing soul and filled the hungry soul with good.
World English Bible
For he satisfies the longing soul. He fills the hungry soul with good.
Young's Literal Translation
For He hath satisfied a longing soul, And a hungry soul hath filled with goodness.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
For he satisfieth the longing soul - This is the reason which the psalmist gives for the duty of thankfulness which he prescribes. The longing soul, נפש שוקקה nephesh shokekah, the soul that pushes forward in eager desire after salvation.
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LibraryMarch 12. "They Wandered in the Wilderness in a Solitary Way" (Ps. Cvii. 4).
"They wandered in the wilderness in a solitary way" (Ps. cvii. 4). All who fight the Lord's battles must be content to die to all the favorable opinions of men and all the flattery of human praise. You cannot make an exception in favor of the good opinions of the children of God. It is very easy for the insidious adversary to make this also all appeal to the flesh. It is all right when God sends us the approval of our fellow men, but we must never make it a motive in our life, but be content with …
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Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled.
He has filled the hungry with good things but has sent the rich away empty.
The poor will eat and be satisfied; those who seek the LORD will praise him-- may your hearts live forever!
The lions may grow weak and hungry, but those who seek the LORD lack no good thing.
I will be fully satisfied as with the richest of foods; with singing lips my mouth will praise you.
Your people settled in it, and from your bounty, God, you provided for the poor.
I am the LORD your God, who brought you up out of Egypt. Open wide your mouth and I will fill it.
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