Psalm 63:4
New International Version
I will praise you as long as I live, and in your name I will lift up my hands.

New Living Translation
I will praise you as long as I live, lifting up my hands to you in prayer.

English Standard Version
So I will bless you as long as I live; in your name I will lift up my hands.

Berean Study Bible
So I will bless You as long as I live; in Your name I will lift my hands.

King James Bible
Thus will I bless thee while I live: I will lift up my hands in thy name.

New King James Version
Thus I will bless You while I live; I will lift up my hands in Your name.

New American Standard Bible
So I will bless You as long as I live; I will lift up my hands in Your name.

NASB 1995
So I will bless You as long as I live; I will lift up my hands in Your name.

NASB 1977
So I will bless Thee as long as I live; I will lift up my hands in Thy name.

Amplified Bible
So will I bless You as long as I live; I will lift up my hands in Your name.

Christian Standard Bible
So I will bless you as long as I live; at your name, I will lift up my hands.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So I will praise You as long as I live; at Your name, I will lift up my hands.

American Standard Version
So will I bless thee while I live: I will lift up my hands in thy name.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
So I shall bless you in my life, and in your Name I shall lift up my hands.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Thus will I bless thee during my life: I will lift up my hands in thy name.

Contemporary English Version
As long as I live, I will pray to you.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Thus will I bless thee all my life long: and in thy name I will lift up my hands.

English Revised Version
So will I bless thee while I live: I will lift up my hands in thy name.

Good News Translation
I will give you thanks as long as I live; I will raise my hands to you in prayer.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So I will thank you as long as I live. I will lift up my hands [to pray] in your name.

International Standard Version
So I will bless you as long as I live; I will lift up my hands in your name.

JPS Tanakh 1917
So will I bless Thee as long as I live; In Thy name will I lift up my hands.

Literal Standard Version
So I bless You in my life, I lift up my hands in Your Name.

NET Bible
For this reason I will praise you while I live; in your name I will lift up my hands.

New Heart English Bible
So I will bless you while I live. I will lift up my hands in your name.

World English Bible
So I will bless you while I live. I will lift up my hands in your name.

Young's Literal Translation
So I bless Thee in my life, in Thy name I lift up my hands.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Thirsting for God
3Because Your loving devotion is better than life, my lips will glorify You. 4So I will bless You as long as I live; in Your name I will lift my hands. 5My soul is satisfied as with the richest of foods; with joyful lips my mouth will praise You.…

Cross References
1 Timothy 2:8
Therefore I want the men everywhere to pray, lifting up holy hands, without anger or dissension.

Psalm 28:2
Hear my cry for mercy when I call to You for help, when I lift up my hands toward Your holy sanctuary.

Psalm 104:33
I will sing to the LORD all my life; I will sing praise to my God while I have my being.

Psalm 143:6
I stretch out my hands to You; my soul thirsts for You like a parched land. Selah

Psalm 146:2
I will praise the LORD all my life; I will sing praises to my God while I have my being.


Treasury of Scripture

Thus will I bless you while I live: I will lift up my hands in your name.

Thus

Psalm 104:33
I will sing unto the LORD as long as I live: I will sing praise to my God while I have my being.

Psalm 145:1-3
David's Psalm of praise. I will extol thee, my God, O king; and I will bless thy name for ever and ever…

Psalm 146:1,2
Praise ye the LORD. Praise the LORD, O my soul…

I will lift

Psalm 134:2
Lift up your hands in the sanctuary, and bless the LORD.

1 Kings 8:22
And Solomon stood before the altar of the LORD in the presence of all the congregation of Israel, and spread forth his hands toward heaven:

Habakkuk 3:10
The mountains saw thee, and they trembled: the overflowing of the water passed by: the deep uttered his voice, and lifted up his hands on high.









Verse 4. - Thus will I bless thee while I live: I will lift up my hands in thy Name (comp. Psalm 104:33; Psalm 146:2). The purpose of man's creation, the end of his being, his main employment throughout eternity, is the praise of God.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
So
כֵּ֣ן (kên)
Adverb
Strong's 3651: So -- thus

I will bless You
אֲבָרֶכְךָ֣ (’ă·ḇā·reḵ·ḵā)
Verb - Piel - Imperfect - first person common singular | second person masculine singular
Strong's 1288: To kneel, to bless God, man, to curse

as long as I live;
בְחַיָּ֑י (ḇə·ḥay·yāy)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine plural construct | first person common singular
Strong's 2416: Alive, raw, fresh, strong, life

in Your name
בְּ֝שִׁמְךָ (bə·šim·ḵā)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's 8034: A name

I will lift
אֶשָּׂ֥א (’eś·śā)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's 5375: To lift, carry, take

my hands.
כַפָּֽי׃ (ḵap·pāy)
Noun - fdc | first person common singular
Strong's 3709: Hollow or flat of the hand, palm, sole (of the foot), a pan


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