Psalm 119:88
New International Version
In your unfailing love preserve my life, that I may obey the statutes of your mouth.

New Living Translation
In your unfailing love, spare my life; then I can continue to obey your laws. Lamedh

English Standard Version
In your steadfast love give me life, that I may keep the testimonies of your mouth.

Berean Study Bible
Revive me according to Your loving devotion, that I may obey the testimony of Your mouth.

King James Bible
Quicken me after thy lovingkindness; so shall I keep the testimony of thy mouth.

New King James Version
Revive me according to Your lovingkindness, So that I may keep the testimony of Your mouth.

New American Standard Bible
Revive me according to Your faithfulness, So that I may keep the testimony of Your mouth.

NASB 1995
Revive me according to Your lovingkindness, So that I may keep the testimony of Your mouth. Lamedh.

NASB 1977
Revive me according to Thy lovingkindness, So that I may keep the testimony of Thy mouth.

Amplified Bible
According to Your steadfast love refresh me and give me life, So that I may keep and obey the testimony of Your mouth.

Christian Standard Bible
Give me life in accordance with your faithful love, and I will obey the decree you have spoken.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Give me life in accordance with Your faithful love, and I will obey the decree You have spoken.

American Standard Version
Quicken me after thy lovingkindness; So shall I observe the testimony of thy mouth.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Give me life according to your kindnesses that I may keep the testimony of your mouth.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Quicken me according to thy mercy; so shall I keep the testimonies of thy mouth.

Contemporary English Version
Show that you love me and let me live, so that I may obey your commands.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Quicken thou me according to thy mercy: and I shall keep the testimonies of thy mouth.

Good News Translation
Because of your constant love be good to me, so that I may obey your laws.

International Standard Version
Revive me according to your gracious love; and I will keep the decrees that you have proclaimed.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Quicken me after Thy lovingkindness, And I will observe the testimony of Thy mouth.

Literal Standard Version
Quicken me according to Your kindness, And I keep the Testimony of Your mouth!

New American Bible
In your mercy give me life, to observe the testimonies of your mouth.

NET Bible
Revive me with your loyal love, that I might keep the rules you have revealed.

New Revised Standard Version
In your steadfast love spare my life, so that I may keep the decrees of your mouth.

New Heart English Bible
Preserve my life according to your loving kindness, so I will obey the statutes of your mouth.

World English Bible
Preserve my life according to your loving kindness, so I will obey the statutes of your mouth. LAMED

Young's Literal Translation
According to Thy kindness quicken Thou me, And I keep the testimony of Thy mouth!

Additional Translations ...
Context
Your Word is a Lamp to My Feet
87They almost wiped me from the earth, but I have not forsaken Your precepts. 88Revive me according to Your loving devotion, that I may obey the testimony of Your mouth. 89Your word, O LORD, is everlasting; it is firmly fixed in the heavens.…

Cross References
Psalm 119:87
They almost wiped me from the earth, but I have not forsaken Your precepts.

Psalm 119:89
Your word, O LORD, is everlasting; it is firmly fixed in the heavens.

Psalm 119:124
Deal with Your servant according to Your loving devotion, and teach me Your statutes.


Treasury of Scripture

Quicken me after your loving kindness; so shall I keep the testimony of your mouth.

quicken

Psalm 119:25,40,159
DALETH. My soul cleaveth unto the dust: quicken thou me according to thy word…

so shall I

Psalm 119:2,146
Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, and that seek him with the whole heart…

Psalm 25:10
All the paths of the LORD are mercy and truth unto such as keep his covenant and his testimonies.

Psalm 78:5
For he established a testimony in Jacob, and appointed a law in Israel, which he commanded our fathers, that they should make them known to their children:











Verse 88. - Quicken me after thy loving-kindness (comp. vers. 25, 37, 44, 107, 149, 156, 159). So shall I keep the testimony of thy mouth (compare "the law of thy mouth," in ver. 72). It is God's "quickening" - i.e. his life-giving grace - which alone enables his servants to observe and keep his commandments.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Revive me
חַיֵּ֑נִי (ḥay·yê·nî)
Verb - Piel - Imperative - masculine singular | first person common singular
Strong's 2421: To live, to revive

according to Your loving devotion,
כְּחַסְדְּךָ֥ (kə·ḥas·də·ḵā)
Preposition-k | Noun - masculine singular construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's 2617: Kindness, piety, reproof, beauty

and I will obey
וְ֝אֶשְׁמְרָ֗ה (wə·’eš·mə·rāh)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive imperfect Cohortative - first person common singular
Strong's 8104: To hedge about, guard, to protect, attend to

the testimony
עֵד֥וּת (‘ê·ḏūṯ)
Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's 5715: Testimony

of Your mouth.
פִּֽיךָ׃ (pî·ḵā)
Noun - masculine singular construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's 6310: The mouth, edge, portion, side, according to


Jump to Previous
Kindness Life Loving-Kindness Mercy Mouth Obey Observe Preserve Quicken Revive Ruled Spare Statutes Steadfast Testimonies Testimony Unchanging Word
Jump to Next
Kindness Life Loving-Kindness Mercy Mouth Obey Observe Preserve Quicken Revive Ruled Spare Statutes Steadfast Testimonies Testimony Unchanging Word
Links
Psalm 119:88 NIV
Psalm 119:88 NLT
Psalm 119:88 ESV
Psalm 119:88 NASB
Psalm 119:88 KJV

Psalm 119:88 BibleApps.com
Psalm 119:88 Biblia Paralela
Psalm 119:88 Chinese Bible
Psalm 119:88 French Bible
Psalm 119:88 Catholic Bible

OT Poetry: Psalm 119:88 Preserve my life according to your loving (Psalm Ps Psa.)
Psalm 119:87
Top of Page
Top of Page