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Psalms 28:7

    Psalms 28:7 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusted in him, and I am helped: therefore my heart greatly rejoiceth; and with my song will I praise him.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusted in him, and I am helped: therefore my heart greatly rejoices; and with my song will I praise him.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Jehovah is my strength and my shield; My heart hath trusted in him, and I am helped: Therefore my heart greatly rejoiceth; And with my song will I praise him.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The Lord is my strength and my breastplate, my heart had faith in him and I am helped; for this cause my heart is full of rapture, and I will give him praise in my song.

    Webster's Revision

    Jehovah is my strength and my shield; My heart hath trusted in him, and I am helped: Therefore my heart greatly rejoiceth; And with my song will I praise him.

    World English Bible

    Yahweh is my strength and my shield. My heart has trusted in him, and I am helped. Therefore my heart greatly rejoices. With my song I will thank him.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart hath trusted in him, and I am helped: therefore my heart greatly rejoiceth; and with my song will praise him.

    Clarke's Commentary on Psalms 28:7

    The Lord is my strength - I have the fullest persuasion that he hears, will answer, and will save me.

    Barnes' Notes on Psalms 28:7

    The Lord is my strength - See the notes at Psalm 18:1.

    And my shield - See the notes at Psalm 3:3. Compare Psalm 33:20; Psalm 59:11; Psalm 84:9; Psalm 89:18; Genesis 15:1.

    My heart trusted in him - I trusted or confided in him. See Psalm 13:5.

    And I am helped - I have found the assistance which Idesired.

    Therefore my heart greatly rejoiceth - I greatly rejoice. I am happy. He had found the assurance of the divine favor which he desired, and his heart was glad.

    And with my song will I praise him - I will sing praises to Him. Compare Psalm 22:25.

    Wesley's Notes on Psalms 28:7

    28:7 I am helped - He speaks of it as past, because God assured him by his spirit, that he had heard and accepted his prayers.