Psalm 31:19
New International Version
How abundant are the good things that you have stored up for those who fear you, that you bestow in the sight of all, on those who take refuge in you.

New Living Translation
How great is the goodness you have stored up for those who fear you. You lavish it on those who come to you for protection, blessing them before the watching world.

English Standard Version
Oh, how abundant is your goodness, which you have stored up for those who fear you and worked for those who take refuge in you, in the sight of the children of mankind!

Berean Study Bible
How great is Your goodness which You have laid up for those who fear You, which You have bestowed before the sons of men on those who take refuge in You!

King James Bible
Oh how great is thy goodness, which thou hast laid up for them that fear thee; which thou hast wrought for them that trust in thee before the sons of men!

New King James Version
Oh, how great is Your goodness, Which You have laid up for those who fear You, Which You have prepared for those who trust in You In the presence of the sons of men!

New American Standard Bible
How great is Your goodness, Which You have stored up for those who fear You, Which You have performed for those who take refuge in You, Before the sons of mankind!

NASB 1995
How great is Your goodness, Which You have stored up for those who fear You, Which You have wrought for those who take refuge in You, Before the sons of men!

NASB 1977
How great is Thy goodness, Which Thou hast stored up for those who fear Thee, Which Thou hast wrought for those who take refuge in Thee, Before the sons of men!

Amplified Bible
How great is Your goodness, Which You have stored up for those who [reverently] fear You, Which You have prepared for those who take refuge in You, Before the sons of man!

Christian Standard Bible
How great is your goodness, which you have stored up for those who fear you. In the presence of everyone you have acted for those who take refuge in you.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
How great is Your goodness that You have stored up for those who fear You and accomplished in the sight of everyone for those who take refuge in You.

American Standard Version
Oh how great is thy goodness, Which thou hast laid up for them that fear thee, Which thou hast wrought for them that take refuge in thee, Before the sons of men!

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
How great is your kindness which you keep for your worshipers, for them that hope in you before the children of men!

Brenton Septuagint Translation
How abundant is the multitude of thy goodness, O Lord, which thou hast laid up for them that fear thee! thou hast wrought it out for them that hope on thee, in the presence of the sons of men.

Contemporary English Version
You are wonderful, and while everyone watches, you store up blessings for all who honor and trust you.

Douay-Rheims Bible
O how great is the multitude of thy sweetness, O Lord, which thou hast hidden for them that fear thee! Which thou hast wrought for them that hope in thee, in the sight of the sons of men.

English Revised Version
Oh how great is thy goodness, which thou hast laid up for them that fear thee, which thou hast wrought for them that put their trust in thee, before the sons of men!

Good News Translation
How wonderful are the good things you keep for those who honor you! Everyone knows how good you are, how securely you protect those who trust you.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Your kindness is so great! You reserve it for those who fear you. Adam's descendants watch as you show it to those who take refuge in you.

International Standard Version
How great is your goodness that you have reserved for those who fear you, that you have set in place for those who take refuge in you, in the presence of the children of men.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Oh how abundant is Thy goodness, which Thou hast laid up for them that fear Thee; Which Thou hast wrought for them that take their refuge in Thee, in the sight of the sons of men!

Literal Standard Version
How abundant is Your goodness, That You have laid up for those fearing You, You have worked for those trusting in You, Before sons of men.

NET Bible
How great is your favor, which you store up for your loyal followers! In plain sight of everyone you bestow it on those who take shelter in you.

New Heart English Bible
Oh how great is your goodness, which you have stored up for those who fear you, which you have worked for those who take refuge in you, before the descendants of Adam.

World English Bible
Oh how great is your goodness, which you have laid up for those who fear you, which you have worked for those who take refuge in you, before the sons of men!

Young's Literal Translation
How abundant is Thy goodness, That Thou hast laid up for those fearing Thee,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Into Your Hands I Commit My Spirit
18May lying lips be silenced—lips that speak with arrogance against the righteous, full of pride and contempt. 19How great is Your goodness which You have laid up for those who fear You, which You have bestowed before the sons of men on those who take refuge in You! 20You hide them in the secret place of Your presence from the schemes of men. You conceal them in Your shelter from accusing tongues.…

Cross References
Romans 2:4
Or do you disregard the riches of His kindness, tolerance, and patience, not realizing that God's kindness leads you to repentance?

Romans 11:22
Take notice, therefore, of the kindness and severity of God: severity to those who fell, but kindness to you, if you continue in His kindness. Otherwise you also will be cut off.

Psalm 5:11
But let all who take refuge in You rejoice; let them ever shout for joy. May You shelter them, that those who love Your name may rejoice in You.

Psalm 23:5
You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows.

Psalm 25:7
Remember not the sins of my youth, nor my rebellious acts; remember me according to Your loving devotion, because of Your goodness, O LORD.

Psalm 25:12
Who is the man who fears the LORD? He will instruct him in the path chosen for him.

Psalm 27:13
Still I am certain to see the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living.


Treasury of Scripture

Oh how great is your goodness, which you have laid up for them that fear you; which you have worked for them that trust in you before the sons of men!

Oh

Psalm 36:7-10
How excellent is thy lovingkindness, O God! therefore the children of men put their trust under the shadow of thy wings…

Psalm 73:1,24-26
A Psalm of Asaph. Truly God is good to Israel, even to such as are of a clean heart…

Psalm 145:7-9
They shall abundantly utter the memory of thy great goodness, and shall sing of thy righteousness…

laid up

Psalm 16:11
Thou wilt shew me the path of life: in thy presence is fulness of joy; at thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore.

Isaiah 35:10
And the ransomed of the LORD shall return, and come to Zion with songs and everlasting joy upon their heads: they shall obtain joy and gladness, and sorrow and sighing shall flee away.

Colossians 3:2-4
Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth…

wrought

Psalm 68:28
Thy God hath commanded thy strength: strengthen, O God, that which thou hast wrought for us.

Psalm 126:2,3
Then was our mouth filled with laughter, and our tongue with singing: then said they among the heathen, The LORD hath done great things for them…

Numbers 23:23
Surely there is no enchantment against Jacob, neither is there any divination against Israel: according to this time it shall be said of Jacob and of Israel, What hath God wrought!









(19) Laid up.--Better, hidden, (Heb. tsaphan; comp. Psalm 17:14; Obadiah 1:6), as a treasure for the faithful, and now brought out and displayed in the presence "of the sons of men."

Verse 19. - Oh how great is thy goodness, which thou hast laid up for them that fear thee! Another transition. David turns from prayer to praise, and in the four next verses (vers. 19-22) eulogizes the goodness and mercy and marvellous loving-kindness of God, who has wrought gloriously for his people in the past, and has further an ample store of mercies laid up for them in the future. Which thou hast wrought for them that trust in thee before the sons of men! God had wrought his mercies for his own people, but in the sight of men generally, whether good or bad.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
How
מָ֤ה (māh)
Interrogative
Strong's 4100: What?, what!, indefinitely what

great
רַֽב־ (raḇ-)
Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 7227: Much, many, great

is Your goodness
טוּבְךָ֮ (ṭū·ḇə·ḵā)
Noun - masculine singular construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's 2898: Good, goodness, beauty, gladness, welfare

which
אֲשֶׁר־ (’ă·šer-)
Pronoun - relative
Strong's 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

You have laid up
צָפַ֪נְתָּ (ṣā·p̄an·tā)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's 6845: To hide, to hoard, reserve, to deny, to protect, to lurk

for those who fear You,
לִּֽירֵ֫אֶ֥יךָ (lî·rê·’e·ḵā)
Preposition-l | Adjective - masculine plural construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's 3373: Fearing, reverent

and bestowed
פָּ֭עַלְתָּ (pā·‘al·tā)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's 6466: To do, make, to practise

on those who take refuge
לַחֹסִ֣ים (la·ḥō·sîm)
Preposition-l, Article | Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine plural
Strong's 2620: To flee for, protection, to confide in

in You
בָּ֑ךְ (bāḵ)
Preposition | second person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew

in the sight of
נֶ֝֗גֶד (ne·ḡeḏ)
Preposition
Strong's 5048: A front, part opposite, a counterpart, mate, over against, before

the sons
בְּנֵ֣י (bə·nê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 1121: A son

of men.
אָדָם׃‪‬ (’ā·ḏām)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 120: Ruddy, a human being


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