Psalm 18:22
New International Version
All his laws are before me; I have not turned away from his decrees.

New Living Translation
I have followed all his regulations; I have never abandoned his decrees.

English Standard Version
For all his rules were before me, and his statutes I did not put away from me.

Berean Study Bible
For all His ordinances are before me; I have not disregarded His statutes.

King James Bible
For all his judgments were before me, and I did not put away his statutes from me.

New King James Version
For all His judgments were before me, And I did not put away His statutes from me.

New American Standard Bible
For all His judgments were before me, And I did not put away His statutes from me.

NASB 1995
For all His ordinances were before me, And I did not put away His statutes from me.

NASB 1977
For all His ordinances were before me, And I did not put away His statutes from me.

Amplified Bible
For all His ordinances were before me, And I did not put away His statutes from me.

Christian Standard Bible
Indeed, I let all his ordinances guide me and have not disregarded his statutes.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Indeed, I have kept all His ordinances in mind and have not disregarded His statutes.

American Standard Version
For all his ordinances were before me, And I put not away his statutes from me.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Because all his judgments are before me and I have not put away his laws from me.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
For all his judgments were before me, and his ordinances departed not from me.

Contemporary English Version
I keep your laws in mind and never look away from your teachings.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For till his judgments are in my sight: and his justices I have not put away from me.

English Revised Version
For all his judgments were before me, and I put not away his statutes from me.

Good News Translation
I have observed all his laws; I have not disobeyed his commands.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
because all his judgments are in front of me and I have not turned away from his laws.

International Standard Version
because all his judgments were always before me, and I did not cast off his statutes.

JPS Tanakh 1917
For all His ordinances were before me, And I put not away His statutes from me.

Literal Standard Version
For all His judgments [are] before me, "" And I do not turn His statutes from me.

NET Bible
For I am aware of all his regulations, and I do not reject his rules.

New Heart English Bible
For all his ordinances were before me. I did not put away his statutes from me.

World English Bible
For all his ordinances were before me. I didn't put away his statutes from me.

Young's Literal Translation
For all His judgments are before me, And His statutes I turn not from me.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The LORD is My Rock
21For I have kept the ways of the LORD and have not wickedly departed from my God. 22For all His ordinances are before me; I have not disregarded His statutes. 23And I have been blameless before Him and kept myself from iniquity.…

Cross References
Psalm 119:30
I have chosen the way of truth; I have set Your ordinances before me.

Psalm 119:83
Though I am like a wineskin dried up by smoke, I do not forget Your statutes.


Treasury of Scripture

For all his judgments were before me, and I did not put away his statutes from me.

For I

Psalm 17:4
Concerning the works of men, by the word of thy lips I have kept me from the paths of the destroyer.

Psalm 26:1
A Psalm of David. Judge me, O LORD; for I have walked in mine integrity: I have trusted also in the LORD; therefore I shall not slide.

Psalm 119:10,11
With my whole heart have I sought thee: O let me not wander from thy commandments…

have not

Psalm 119:102
I have not departed from thy judgments: for thou hast taught me.

1 Samuel 15:11
It repenteth me that I have set up Saul to be king: for he is turned back from following me, and hath not performed my commandments. And it grieved Samuel; and he cried unto the LORD all night.

1 John 2:19
They went out from us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would no doubt have continued with us: but they went out, that they might be made manifest that they were not all of us.









Verse 22. - For all his judgments were before me; i.e. "all his commandments" (compare the use of the same word (מִשׁפַט throughout the hundred and nineteenth psalm). And I did not put away his statutes from me. The wicked are said to "cast God's commandments behind their back" (1 Kings 14:9; Nehemiah 9:26; Psalm 50:17; Ezekiel 23:35). David declares that he had never so acted; he had kept God's statutes always well before him, had borne them in mind, and given heed to them.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Lexicon
For
כִּ֣י (kî)
Conjunction
Strong's Hebrew 3588: A relative conjunction

all
כָל־ (ḵāl)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 3605: The whole, all, any, every

His ordinances [are]
מִשְׁפָּטָ֣יו (miš·pā·ṭāw)
Noun - masculine plural construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4941: A verdict, a sentence, formal decree, divine law, penalty, justice, privilege, style

before me;
לְנֶגְדִּ֑י (lə·neḡ·dî)
Preposition-l | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 5048: A front, part opposite, a counterpart, mate, over against, before

I have not
לֹא־ (lō-)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's Hebrew 3808: Not, no

disregarded
אָסִ֥יר (’ā·sîr)
Verb - Hifil - Imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 5493: To turn aside

His statutes.
וְ֝חֻקֹּתָ֗יו (wə·ḥuq·qō·ṯāw)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - feminine plural construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 2708: Something prescribed, an enactment, statute


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