New Living Translation
But I am like an olive tree, thriving in the house of God. I will always trust in God's unfailing love.
King James Bible
But I am like a green olive tree in the house of God: I trust in the mercy of God for ever and ever.
Darby Bible Translation
But as for me, I am like a green olive-tree in the house of God: I will confide in the loving-kindness of God for ever and ever.
World English Bible
But as for me, I am like a green olive tree in God's house. I trust in God's loving kindness forever and ever.
Young's Literal Translation
And I, as a green olive in the house of God, I have trusted in the kindness of God, To the age and for ever,
Psalm 52:8 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
52:8 The house - In God's church, or among his people.
The piety of the Old Testament Church is reflected with more clearness and variety in the Psalter than in any other book of the Old Testament. It constitutes the response of the Church to the divine demands of prophecy, and, in a less degree, of law; or, rather, it expresses those emotions and aspirations of the universal heart which lie deeper than any formal demand. It is the speech of the soul face to face with God. Its words are as simple and unaffected as human words can be, for it is the genius …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
These two prophets are the two olive trees and the two lampstands that stand before the Lord of all the earth.
But I trust in your unfailing love. I will rejoice because you have rescued me.
I hate those who worship worthless idols. I trust in the LORD.
For the choir director: A psalm of David, regarding the time Doeg the Edomite said to Saul, "David has gone to see Ahimelech." Why do you boast about your crimes, great warrior? Don't you realize God's justice continues forever?
O my people, trust in him at all times. Pour out your heart to him, for God is our refuge. Interlude
But the godly will flourish like palm trees and grow strong like the cedars of Lebanon.
Your wife will be like a fruitful grapevine, flourishing within your home. Your children will be like vigorous young olive trees as they sit around your table.
Jump to PreviousAge Branching Confide Faith Flourishing Forever God's Green House Kindness Love Loving Mercy Olive Olive-Tree Steadfast Tree Trust Unfailing
Jump to NextAge Branching Confide Faith Flourishing Forever God's Green House Kindness Love Loving Mercy Olive Olive-Tree Steadfast Tree Trust Unfailing
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