Psalm 119:56
New International Version
This has been my practice: I obey your precepts.

New Living Translation
This is how I spend my life: obeying your commandments. Heth

English Standard Version
This blessing has fallen to me, that I have kept your precepts.

Berean Study Bible
This is my practice, for I obey Your precepts.

New American Standard Bible
This has become mine, That I observe Your precepts. Heth.

New King James Version
This has become mine, Because I kept Your precepts.

King James Bible
This I had, because I kept thy precepts.

Christian Standard Bible
This is my practice: I obey your precepts.

Contemporary English Version
You have blessed me because I have always followed your teachings.

Good News Translation
I find my happiness in obeying your commands.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
This is my practice: I obey Your precepts.

International Standard Version
I have made it my personal responsibility to keep your precepts.

NET Bible
This has been my practice, for I observe your precepts.

New Heart English Bible
This is my way, that I keep your precepts.

A Faithful Version
This I had because I kept Your precepts.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And I am comforted because I have kept your commandments.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
This has happened to me because I have obeyed your guiding principles.

JPS Tanakh 1917
This I have had, That I have kept Thy precepts.

New American Standard 1977
This has become mine, That I observe Thy precepts.

King James 2000 Bible
This I had, because I kept your precepts.

American King James Version
This I had, because I kept your precepts.

American Standard Version
This I have had, Because I have kept thy precepts.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
This I had, because I diligently sought thine ordinances.

Douay-Rheims Bible
This happened to me: because I sought after thy justifications.

Darby Bible Translation
This I have had, because I have observed thy precepts.

English Revised Version
This I have had, because I kept thy precepts.

Webster's Bible Translation
This I had, because I kept thy precepts.

World English Bible
This is my way, that I keep your precepts. CHET

Young's Literal Translation
This hath been to me, That Thy precepts I have kept!
Study Bible
Your Word is a Lamp to My Feet
55In the night, O LORD, I remember Your name, that I may keep Your law. 56This is my practice, for I obey Your precepts.57The LORD is my portion; I have promised to keep Your words.…
Cross References
Psalm 119:22
Remove my scorn and contempt, for I have kept Your testimonies.

Psalm 119:69
Though the arrogant have smeared me with lies, I will keep Your precepts with all my heart.

Psalm 119:100
I discern more than the elders, because I obey Your precepts.

Treasury of Scripture

This I had, because I kept your precepts.

because

Psalm 119:165
Great peace have they which love thy law: and nothing shall offend them.

Psalm 18:18-22
They prevented me in the day of my calamity: but the LORD was my stay…

1 John 3:19-24
And hereby we know that we are of the truth, and shall assure our hearts before him…









Lexicon
This
זֹ֥את (zōṯ)
Pronoun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 2063: Hereby in it, likewise, the one other, same, she, so much, such deed, that,

is my practice,
הָֽיְתָה־ (hā·yə·ṯāh-)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1961: To fall out, come to pass, become, be

for
כִּ֖י (kî)
Conjunction
Strong's Hebrew 3588: A relative conjunction

I obey
נָצָֽרְתִּי׃ (nā·ṣā·rə·tî)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 5341: To watch, guard, keep

Your precepts.
פִקֻּדֶ֣יךָ (p̄iq·qu·ḏe·ḵā)
Noun - masculine plural construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6490: Appointed, a mandate
(56) This I had, because . . .--Literally, This was to me, &c, i.e., this consoling recollection of the mercies of God, of His covenant grace, was to him, happened, or came to him, in consequence of his habitual obedience. Virtue is indeed then most its own reward, in times of quiet reflection, like the night, when to the guilty come remorse and apprehension, but to the good man "calm thoughts regular as infant's breath."

Verse 56. - This I had, because I kept thy precepts; rather, this I have, that I keep thy precepts; i.e. this one thing I have, and it is my best and dearest possession, that I keep thy commandments.
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