Psalm 73:25
New International Version
Whom have I in heaven but you? And earth has nothing I desire besides you.

New Living Translation
Whom have I in heaven but you? I desire you more than anything on earth.

English Standard Version
Whom have I in heaven but you? And there is nothing on earth that I desire besides you.

Berean Study Bible
Whom have I in heaven but You? And on earth I desire no one besides You.

King James Bible
Whom have I in heaven but thee? and there is none upon earth that I desire beside thee.

New King James Version
Whom have I in heaven but You? And there is none upon earth that I desire besides You.

New American Standard Bible
Whom do I have in heaven but You? And with You, I desire nothing on earth.

NASB 1995
Whom have I in heaven but You? And besides You, I desire nothing on earth.

NASB 1977
Whom have I in heaven but Thee? And besides Thee, I desire nothing on earth.

Amplified Bible
Whom have I in heaven [but You]? And besides You, I desire nothing on earth.

Christian Standard Bible
Who do I have in heaven but you? And I desire nothing on earth but you.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Who do I have in heaven but You? And I desire nothing on earth but You.

American Standard Version
Whom have I in heaven but thee ? And there is none upon earth that I desire besides thee.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
For what have I in heaven but thee? and what have I desired upon the earth beside thee?

Contemporary English Version
In heaven I have only you, and on this earth you are all I want.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For what have I in heaven? and besides thee what do I desire upon earth?

English Revised Version
Whom have I in heaven but thee? and there is none upon earth that I desire beside thee.

Good News Translation
What else do I have in heaven but you? Since I have you, what else could I want on earth?

GOD'S WORD® Translation
As long as I have you, I don't need anyone else in heaven or on earth.

International Standard Version
Whom do I have in heaven but you? I desire nothing on this earth.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Whom have I in heaven but Thee? And beside Thee I desire none upon earth.

Literal Standard Version
Whom do I have in the heavens? And none have I desired in earth [besides] You.

NET Bible
Whom do I have in heaven but you? I desire no one but you on earth.

New Heart English Bible
Who do I have in heaven? There is no one on earth who I desire besides you.

World English Bible
Who do I have in heaven? There is no one on earth who I desire besides you.

Young's Literal Translation
Whom have I in the heavens? And with Thee none I have desired in earth.

Additional Translations ...
Study Bible
Endow the King with Your Justice
24You guide me with Your counsel, and later receive me in glory. 25Whom have I in heaven but You? And on earth I desire no one besides You. 26My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.…

Cross References
Philippians 3:8
More than that, I count all things as loss compared to the surpassing excellence of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, for whom I have lost all things. I consider them rubbish, that I may gain Christ

Psalm 16:2
I said to the LORD, "You are my Lord; apart from You I have no good thing."


Treasury of Scripture

Whom have I in heaven but you? and there is none on earth that I desire beside you.

whom

Psalm 16:5,11
The LORD is the portion of mine inheritance and of my cup: thou maintainest my lot…

Psalm 17:15
As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness.

Psalm 37:4
Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.

none upon

Psalm 42:1,2
To the chief Musician, Maschil, for the sons of Korah. As the hart panteth after the water brooks, so panteth my soul after thee, O God…

Psalm 104:34
My meditation of him shall be sweet: I will be glad in the LORD.

Psalm 143:6-8
I stretch forth my hands unto thee: my soul thirsteth after thee, as a thirsty land. Selah…









(25) And there . . .--Or, Besides thee I have no delight on earth.

Verse 25. - Whom have I in heaven but thee? Who is there in all the host of heaven on whom I can place any reliance, excepting thee? None of thy "holy ones," neither angel nor archangel, can afford me any support or sustenance, preserve or guide or save me, but THOU only (comp. Job 5:1). And there is none upon earth that I desire beside thee. Much less can earth supply me with a substitute for God. On him my heart's affections are centred (comp. Psalm 63:1, "My soul thirsteth top thee, my flesh longeth for thee in a dry and thirsty land, where no water is").

Parallel Commentaries ...


Lexicon
Whom have I
מִי־ (mî-)
Interrogative
Strong's Hebrew 4310: Who?, whoever, in oblique construction with prefix, suffix

in heaven but You?
בַשָּׁמָ֑יִם (ḇaš·šā·mā·yim)
Preposition-b, Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 8064: Heaven, sky

And on earth
בָאָֽרֶץ׃ (ḇā·’ā·reṣ)
Preposition-b, Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 776: Earth, land

I desire
חָפַ֥צְתִּי (ḥā·p̄aṣ·tî)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 2654: To incline to, to bend, to be pleased with, desire

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

besides You.
וְ֝עִמְּךָ֗ (wə·‘im·mə·ḵā)
Conjunctive waw | Preposition | second person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5973: With, equally with


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