Psalm 118:20
New International Version
This is the gate of the LORD through which the righteous may enter.

New Living Translation
These gates lead to the presence of the LORD, and the godly enter there.

English Standard Version
This is the gate of the LORD; the righteous shall enter through it.

Berean Study Bible
This is the gate of the LORD; the righteous shall enter through it.

New American Standard Bible
This is the gate of the LORD; The righteous will enter through it.

King James Bible
This gate of the LORD, into which the righteous shall enter.

Christian Standard Bible
This is the LORD's gate; the righteous will enter through it.

Contemporary English Version
Here is the gate of the LORD! Everyone who does right may enter this gate.

Good News Translation
This is the gate of the LORD; only the righteous can come in.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
This is the gate of the LORD; the righteous will enter through it.

International Standard Version
This is the LORD's gate— The righteous will enter through it.

NET Bible
This is the LORD's gate--the godly enter through it.

New Heart English Bible
This is the gate of the LORD; the righteous will enter into it.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
This is the gate of Lord Jehovah into which the righteous ones enter.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
This is the gate of the LORD through which righteous people will enter.

JPS Tanakh 1917
This is the gate of the LORD; The righteous shall enter into it.

New American Standard 1977
This is the gate of the LORD; The righteous will enter through it.

Jubilee Bible 2000
This gate is of the LORD; the righteous shall enter in.

King James 2000 Bible
This gate of the LORD, into which the righteous shall enter.

American King James Version
This gate of the LORD, into which the righteous shall enter.

American Standard Version
This is the gate of Jehovah; The righteous shall enter into it.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
This is the gate of the Lord: the righteous shall enter by it.

Douay-Rheims Bible
This is the gate of the Lord, the just shall enter into it.

Darby Bible Translation
This is the gate of Jehovah: the righteous shall enter therein.

English Revised Version
This is the gate of the LORD; the righteous shall enter into it.

Webster's Bible Translation
This gate of the LORD, into which the righteous shall enter.

World English Bible
This is the gate of Yahweh; the righteous will enter into it.

Young's Literal Translation
This is the gate to Jehovah, The righteous enter into it.
Study Bible
Give Thanks to the LORD, for He is Good
19Open to me the gates of righteousness; I will enter and give thanks to the LORD. 20This is the gate of the LORD; the righteous shall enter through it. 21I will give You thanks, for You have answered me, and You have become my salvation.…
Cross References
Revelation 22:14
Blessed are those who wash their robes, so that they may have the right to the tree of life and may enter the city by its gates.

Psalm 15:1
O LORD, who may abide in Your tent? Who may dwell on Your holy hill?

Psalm 15:2
He who walks with integrity and practices righteousness, who speaks the truth from his heart,

Psalm 24:3
Who may ascend the hill of the LORD? Who may stand in His holy place?

Psalm 24:7
Lift up your heads, O gates! Be lifted up, O ancient doors, that the King of Glory may enter!

Psalm 140:13
Surely the righteous will praise Your name; the upright will dwell in Your presence.

Isaiah 35:8
And there will be a highway called the Way of Holiness. The unclean will not travel it, only those who walk in that Way--and fools will not stray onto it.

Treasury of Scripture

This gate of the LORD, into which the righteous shall enter.

this gate.

Psalm 24:3,4,7,9
Who shall ascend into the hill of the LORD? or who shall stand in his holy place? …

Isaiah 26:2
Open ye the gates, that the righteous nation which keepeth the truth may enter in.

Isaiah 35:8-10
And an highway shall be there, and a way, and it shall be called The way of holiness; the unclean shall not pass over it; but it shall be for those: the wayfaring men, though fools, shall not err therein







Lexicon
This
זֶֽה־ (zeh-)
Pronoun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 2088: This, that

is the gate
הַשַּׁ֥עַר (haš·ša·‘ar)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 8179: An opening, door, gate

of the LORD;
לַיהוָ֑ה (Yah·weh)
Preposition-l | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

the righteous
צַ֝דִּיקִ֗ים (ṣad·dî·qîm)
Adjective - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 6662: Just, righteous

shall enter
יָבֹ֥אוּ (yā·ḇō·’ū)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 935: To come in, come, go in, go

through it.
בֽוֹ׃ (ḇōw)
Preposition | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew
Verse 20. - This gate of the Lord, into which the righteous shall enter; rather, this is the gate of the Lord: the righteous [and they alone] shall enter by it. "This verse seems to stand apart - a solo, chanted by a voice out of the temple gate" (Kay). Though sinners doubtless sometimes entered (2 Kings 11:13; 2 Chronicles 26:16-20; John 2:14), none but the righteous had any right to enter. 118:19-29 Those who saw Christ's day at so great a distance, saw cause to praise God for the prospect. The prophecy, ver.
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