Psalm 55:14
New International Version
with whom I once enjoyed sweet fellowship at the house of God, as we walked about among the worshipers.

New Living Translation
What good fellowship we once enjoyed as we walked together to the house of God.

English Standard Version
We used to take sweet counsel together; within God’s house we walked in the throng.

Berean Study Bible
We shared sweet fellowship together; we walked with the crowd into the house of God.

King James Bible
We took sweet counsel together, and walked unto the house of God in company.

New King James Version
We took sweet counsel together, And walked to the house of God in the throng.

New American Standard Bible
We who had sweet fellowship together, Walked in the house of God among the commotion.

NASB 1995
We who had sweet fellowship together Walked in the house of God in the throng.

NASB 1977
We who had sweet fellowship together, Walked in the house of God in the throng.

Amplified Bible
We who had sweet fellowship together, Who walked to the house of God in company.

Christian Standard Bible
We used to have close fellowship; we walked with the crowd into the house of God.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
We used to have close fellowship; we walked with the crowd into the house of God.

American Standard Version
We took sweet counsel together; We walked in the house of God with the throng.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
For we ate a meal together in the house of God as we were walking in agreement.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
who in companionship with me sweetened our food: we walked in the house of God in concord.

Contemporary English Version
We enjoyed being together, when we went with others to your house, our God.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Who didst take sweetmeats together with me: in the house of God we walked with consent.

English Revised Version
We took sweet counsel together, we walked in the house of God with the throng.

Good News Translation
We had intimate talks with each other and worshiped together in the Temple.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
We used to talk to each other in complete confidence and walk into God's house with the festival crowds.

International Standard Version
We had good fellowship together; and we even walked together in the house of God!

JPS Tanakh 1917
We took sweet counsel together, In the house of God we walked with the throng.

Literal Standard Version
When together we sweeten counsel, "" We walk into the house of God in company.

NET Bible
We would share personal thoughts with each other; in God's temple we would walk together among the crowd.

New Heart English Bible
We took sweet fellowship together. We walked in God's house with company.

World English Bible
We took sweet fellowship together. We walked in God's house with company.

Young's Literal Translation
When together we sweeten counsel, Into the house of God we walk in company.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Cast Your Burden upon the LORD
13But it is you, a man like myself, my companion and close friend. 14We shared sweet fellowship together; we walked with the crowd into the house of God. 15Let death seize them by surprise; let them go down to Sheol alive, for evil is with them in their homes.…

Cross References
Psalm 42:4
These things come to mind as I pour out my soul: how I walked with the multitude, leading the procession to the house of God with shouts of joy and praise.

Psalm 55:15
Let death seize them by surprise; let them go down to Sheol alive, for evil is with them in their homes.


Treasury of Scripture

We took sweet counsel together, and walked to the house of God in company.

We took sweet counsel together.

Psalm 42:4
When I remember these things, I pour out my soul in me: for I had gone with the multitude, I went with them to the house of God, with the voice of joy and praise, with a multitude that kept holyday.

Psalm 122:1
A Song of degrees of David. I was glad when they said unto me, Let us go into the house of the LORD.

Isaiah 2:3
And many people shall go and say, Come ye, and let us go up to the mountain of the LORD, to the house of the God of Jacob; and he will teach us of his ways, and we will walk in his paths: for out of Zion shall go forth the law, and the word of the LORD from Jerusalem.









(14) And walked . . .--i.e., joined the great public processions to the temple. (Comp. Psalm 44:4.) The word rendered "company" occurs again (Psalm 64:2. Authorised Version, "insurrection." Comp. the same root, Psalm 2:1.) The intimacy of these former friends was public as well as private.

Verse 14. - We took sweet counsel together (comp. 2 Samuel 15:12; 2 Samuel 16:23; 1 Chronicles 27:33). And walked unto the house of God in company; rather, in the throng (Cheyne, Revised Version); i.e. in the midst of the crowd of worshippers. When David went up to the house of God, who is more likely to have accompanied him than his chief "counsellor"?

Parallel Commentaries ...


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

shared sweet
נַמְתִּ֣יק (nam·tîq)
Verb - Hifil - Imperfect - first person common plural
Strong's 4985: To become or be sweet or pleasant

fellowship
ס֑וֹד (sō·wḏ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 5475: A session, company of persons, intimacy, consultation, a secret

together;
יַ֭חְדָּו (yaḥ·dāw)
Adverb
Strong's 3162: A unit, unitedly

we walked
נְהַלֵּ֥ךְ (nə·hal·lêḵ)
Verb - Piel - Imperfect - first person common plural
Strong's 1980: To go, come, walk

with the crowd
בְּרָֽגֶשׁ׃ (bə·rā·ḡeš)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 7285: A tumultuous crowd

into the house
בְּבֵ֥ית (bə·ḇêṯ)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 1004: A house

of God.
אֱ֝לֹהִ֗ים (’ĕ·lō·hîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 430: gods -- the supreme God, magistrates, a superlative


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