New International Version
Take delight in the LORD, and he will give you the desires of your heart.
King James Bible
Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.
Darby Bible Translation
and delight thyself in Jehovah, and he will give thee the desires of thy heart.
World English Bible
Also delight yourself in Yahweh, and he will give you the desires of your heart.
Young's Literal Translation
And delight thyself on Jehovah, And He giveth to thee the petitions of thy heart.
Psalm 37:4 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Delight thyself also in the Lord - Expect all thy happiness from him, and seek it in him.
The desires of thine heart - משאלות mishaloth, the petitions. The godly man never indulges a desire which he cannot form into a prayer to God.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryNovember 13. "Delight Thyself in the Lord" (Ps. xxxvii. 4).
"Delight thyself in the Lord" (Ps. xxxvii. 4). Daniel's heart was filled with God's love for His work and kingdom and his prayers were the mightiest forces of his time, through which God gave to him the restoration of Israel to their own land, and the acknowledgment by the rulers of the world of the God of whom he testified and for whom he lived. There is a beautiful promise in the thirty-seventh Psalm, "Delight thyself in the Lord, and He will give thee the desires of thine heart," which it is, …
Rev. A. B. Simpson—Days of Heaven Upon Earth
April 24. "Fret not Thyself in any Wise" (Ps. xxxvii. 8).
Christian Devotion to God's Will.
"Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.
Surely then you will find delight in the Almighty and will lift up your face to God.
Will they find delight in the Almighty? Will they call on God at all times?
You have granted him his heart's desire and have not withheld the request of his lips.
I am the LORD your God, who brought you up out of Egypt. Open wide your mouth and I will fill it.
When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought me joy.
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