Psalm 119:47
New International Version
for I delight in your commands because I love them.

New Living Translation
How I delight in your commands! How I love them!

English Standard Version
for I find my delight in your commandments, which I love.

Berean Study Bible
I delight in Your commandments because I love them.

King James Bible
And I will delight myself in thy commandments, which I have loved.

New King James Version
And I will delight myself in Your commandments, Which I love.

New American Standard Bible
I will delight in Your commandments, Which I love.

NASB 1995
I shall delight in Your commandments, Which I love.

NASB 1977
And I shall delight in Thy commandments, Which I love.

Amplified Bible
For I shall delight in Your commandments, Which I love.

Christian Standard Bible
I delight in your commands, which I love.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I delight in Your commands, which I love.

American Standard Version
And I will delight myself in thy commandments, Which I have loved.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And I meditated on thy commandments, which I loved exceedingly.

Contemporary English Version
I love your commands! They bring me happiness.

Douay-Rheims Bible
I meditated also on thy commandments, which I loved.

English Revised Version
And I will delight myself in thy commandments, which I have loved.

Good News Translation
I find pleasure in obeying your commands, because I love them.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Your commandments, which I love, make me happy.

International Standard Version
I will take delight in your commands, which I love.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And I will delight myself in Thy commandments, Which I have loved.

Literal Standard Version
And I delight myself in Your commands, "" That I have loved,

NET Bible
I will find delight in your commands, which I love.

New Heart English Bible
I will delight myself in your commandments, because I love them.

World English Bible
I will delight myself in your commandments, because I love them.

Young's Literal Translation
And I delight myself in Thy commands, That I have loved,

Additional Translations ...
Study Bible
Your Word is a Lamp to My Feet
46I will speak of Your testimonies before kings, and I will not be ashamed. 47I delight in Your commandments because I love them. 48I lift up my hands to Your commandments, which I love, and I meditate on Your statutes.…

Cross References
Psalm 119:16
I will delight in Your statutes; I will not forget Your word.

Psalm 119:97
Oh, how I love Your law! All day long it is my meditation.

Psalm 119:113
The double-minded I despise, but Your law I love.

Psalm 119:119
All the wicked on earth You discard like dross; therefore I love Your testimonies.

Psalm 119:127
Therefore I love Your commandments more than gold, even the purest gold.

Psalm 119:140
Your promise is completely pure; therefore Your servant loves it.

Psalm 119:159
Consider how I love Your precepts, O LORD; give me life according to Your loving devotion.

Psalm 119:163
I hate and abhor falsehood, but Your law I love.

Psalm 119:167
I obey Your testimonies and love them greatly.


Treasury of Scripture

And I will delight myself in your commandments, which I have loved.

I will delight

Psalm 119:16,24
I will delight myself in thy statutes: I will not forget thy word…

Psalm 112:1
Praise ye the LORD. Blessed is the man that feareth the LORD, that delighteth greatly in his commandments.

John 4:34
Jesus saith unto them, My meat is to do the will of him that sent me, and to finish his work.

which

Psalm 119:48,97,127,140,167,174
My hands also will I lift up unto thy commandments, which I have loved; and I will meditate in thy statutes…

Psalm 19:7-10
The law of the LORD is perfect, converting the soul: the testimony of the LORD is sure, making wise the simple…

Job 23:11,12
My foot hath held his steps, his way have I kept, and not declined…









Verse 47. - And I will delight myself in thy commandments (comp. vers. 14, 16, 24, 35, 77, etc.). Which I have loved (see below, vers. 48, 97, 113, 119, 127, 159, 163, 167).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Lexicon
I delight
וְאֶשְׁתַּֽעֲשַׁ֥ע (wə·’eš·ta·‘ă·ša‘)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hitpael - Conjunctive imperfect Cohortative if contextual - first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 8173: To look upon, fondle, please, amuse, to look about, stare

in Your commandments
בְּמִצְוֺתֶ֗יךָ (bə·miṣ·wō·ṯe·ḵā)
Preposition-b | Noun - feminine plural construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4687: Commandment

because
אֲשֶׁ֣ר (’ă·šer)
Pronoun - relative
Strong's Hebrew 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

I love them.
אָהָֽבְתִּי׃ (’ā·hā·ḇə·tî)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 157: To have affection f


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