Psalm 119:24
New International Version
Your statutes are my delight; they are my counselors.

New Living Translation
Your laws please me; they give me wise advice. Daleth

English Standard Version
Your testimonies are my delight; they are my counselors.

Berean Study Bible
Your testimonies are indeed my delight; they are my counselors.

King James Bible
Thy testimonies also are my delight and my counsellers.

New King James Version
Your testimonies also are my delight And my counselors.

New American Standard Bible
Your testimonies also are my delight; They are my advisers.

NASB 1995
Your testimonies also are my delight; They are my counselors. Daleth.

NASB 1977
Thy testimonies also are my delight; They are my counselors.

Amplified Bible
Your testimonies also are my delight And my counselors.

Christian Standard Bible
your decrees are my delight and my counselors.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Your decrees are my delight and my counselors.

American Standard Version
Thy testimonies also are my delight And my counsellors.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
I have meditated upon your testimonies and your good counsel.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
For thy testimonies are my meditation, and thine ordinances are my counsellors.

Contemporary English Version
Your laws are my greatest joy! I follow their advice.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For thy testimonies are my meditation: and thy justifications my counsel.

English Revised Version
Thy testimonies also are my delight and my counsellors.

Good News Translation
Your instructions give me pleasure; they are my advisers.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Indeed, your written instructions make me happy. They are my best friends.

International Standard Version
I take joy in your decrees, for they are my counselors.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Yea, Thy testimonies are my delight, They are my counsellors.

Literal Standard Version
Your testimonies [are] also my delight, The men of my counsel!

NET Bible
Yes, I find delight in your rules; they give me guidance.

New Heart English Bible
Indeed your statutes are my delight, and my counselors.

World English Bible
Indeed your statutes are my delight, and my counselors. DALED

Young's Literal Translation
Thy testimonies also are my delight, The men of my counsel!

Additional Translations ...
Context
Your Word is a Lamp to My Feet
23Though rulers sit and slander me, Your servant meditates on Your statutes. 24Your testimonies are indeed my delight; they are my counselors. 25My soul cleaves to the dust; revive me according to Your word.…

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

Psalm 119:143
Trouble and distress have found me, but Your commandments are my delight.

Psalm 119:174
I long for Your salvation, O LORD, and Your law is my delight.

Proverbs 23:26
My son, give me your heart, and let your eyes delight in my ways.


Treasury of Scripture

Your testimonies also are my delight and my counsellors.

testimonies

Psalm 119:16,77,92,143,162
I will delight myself in thy statutes: I will not forget thy word…

Job 27:10
Will he delight himself in the Almighty? will he always call upon God?

Jeremiah 6:10
To whom shall I speak, and give warning, that they may hear? behold, their ear is uncircumcised, and they cannot hearken: behold, the word of the LORD is unto them a reproach; they have no delight in it.

my counsellors.

Psalm 119:97-100,104,105
MEM. O how love I thy law! it is my meditation all the day…

Psalm 19:11
Moreover by them is thy servant warned: and in keeping of them there is great reward.

Deuteronomy 17:18-20
And it shall be, when he sitteth upon the throne of his kingdom, that he shall write him a copy of this law in a book out of that which is before the priests the Levites: …









(24) Counsellors.--See margin. Instead of taking the princes of Psalm 119:23 into counsel. he takes God's testimonies.

Verse 24. - Thy testimonies also are my delight (comp. vers. 16, 47, 70, 77, etc.,) and my counselors: i.e. my best advisers. I learn from them - better than in any other way - how I ought to act (comp. ver. 105).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Your testimonies
עֵ֭דֹתֶיךָ (‘ê·ḏō·ṯe·ḵā)
Noun - feminine plural construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's 5713: Testimony, witness

are indeed
גַּֽם־ (gam-)
Conjunction
Strong's 1571: Assemblage, also, even, yea, though, both, and

my delight;
שַׁעֲשֻׁעָ֗י (ša·‘ă·šu·‘āy)
Noun - masculine plural construct | first person common singular
Strong's 8191: Enjoyment

[they are] my
עֲצָתִֽי׃ (‘ă·ṣā·ṯî)
Noun - feminine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's 6098: Advice, plan, prudence

counselors.
אַנְשֵׁ֥י (’an·šê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 582: Man, mankind


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