1 The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want.
2 He makes me lie down in green pastures; he leads me beside still waters;

References for Psalms 23:2

    • a 23:2 - Heb [waters of rest]
      3 he restores my soul. He leads me in right paths for his name's sake.

      References for Psalms 23:3

        • b 23:3 - Or [life]
        • c 23:3 - Or [paths of righteousness]
          4 Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I fear no evil; for you are with me; your rod and your staff— they comfort me

          References for Psalms 23:4

            • d 23:4 - Or [the valley of the shadow of death]
              5 You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; you anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows.
              6 Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life, and I shall dwell in the house of the Lord my whole life long.

              References for Psalms 23:6

                • e 23:6 - Or [Only]
                • f 23:6 - Or [kindness]
                • g 23:6 - Heb [for length of days]