Compare Translations for Psalm 112:8

Psalm 112:8 ASV
His heart is established, he shall not be afraid, Until he see [his desire] upon his adversaries.
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Psalm 112:8 BBE
His heart is resting safely, he will have no fear, till he sees trouble come on his haters.
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Psalm 112:8 CEB
Their hearts are firm; they aren't afraid. In the end, they will witness their enemies' defeat.
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Psalm 112:8 CJB
His heart is set firm, he will not be afraid, till finally he looks in triumph at his enemies.
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Psalm 112:8 RHE
(111-8) His heart is strengthened, he shall not be moved until he look over his enemies.
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Psalm 112:8 ESV
His heart is steady; he will not be afraid, until he looks in triumph on his adversaries.
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Psalm 112:8 GW
His heart is steady, and he is not afraid. In the end he will look triumphantly at his enemies.
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Psalm 112:8 GNT
He is not worried or afraid; he is certain to see his enemies defeated.
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Psalm 112:8 HNV
His heart is established. He will not be afraid in the end when he sees his adversaries.
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Psalm 112:8 CSB
His heart is assured; he will not fear. In the end he will look in triumph on his foes.
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Psalm 112:8 KJV
His heart is established , he shall not be afraid , until he see his desire upon his enemies.
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Psalm 112:8 LEB
His heart [is] sustained; he will not be afraid, until he looks [in triumph] on his enemies.
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Psalm 112:8 NAS
His heart is upheld, he will not fear, Until he looks with satisfaction on his adversaries.
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Psalm 112:8 NCV
They are confident and will not be afraid; they will look down on their enemies.
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Psalm 112:8 NIRV
Their hearts are secure. They aren't afraid. In the end they will see their enemies destroyed.
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Psalm 112:8 NIV
His heart is secure, he will have no fear; in the end he will look in triumph on his foes.
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Psalm 112:8 NKJV
His heart is established; He will not be afraid, Until he sees his desire upon his enemies.
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Psalm 112:8 NLT
They are confident and fearless and can face their foes triumphantly.
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Psalm 112:8 NRS
Their hearts are steady, they will not be afraid; in the end they will look in triumph on their foes.
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Psalm 112:8 RSV
His heart is steady, he will not be afraid, until he sees his desire on his adversaries.
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Psalm 112:8 DBY
His heart is maintained, he is not afraid, until he see [his desire] upon his oppressors.
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Psalm 112:8 MSG
Spirit firm, unperturbed, Ever blessed, relaxed among enemies,
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Psalm 112:8 WBT
His heart [is] established, he shall not be afraid, until he seeth [his desire] upon his enemies.
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Psalm 112:8 TMB
His heart is established; he shall not be afraid until he sees his desires upon his enemies.
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Psalm 112:8 TNIV
Their hearts are secure, they will have no fear; in the end they will look in triumph on their foes.
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Psalm 112:8 WEB
His heart is established. He will not be afraid in the end when he sees his adversaries.
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Psalm 112:8 WYC
his heart is confirmed, he shall not be moved, till he despise his enemies. (his heart is firm, he shall not be moved, and he shall gloat over his enemies./his heart is steadfast, he shall not be shaken, and he shall see his enemies defeated.)
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Psalm 112:8 YLT
Sustained is his heart -- he feareth not, Till that he look on his adversaries.
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Psalms 112 Commentary - Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Concise)

Chapter 112

The blessedness of the righteous.

- We have to praise the Lord that there are a people in the world, who fear him and serve him, and that they are a happy people; which is owing entirely to his grace. Their fear is not that which love casts out, but that which love brings in. It follows and flows from love. It is a fear to offend. This is both fear and trust. The heart touched by the Spirit of God, as the needle touched with the loadstone, turns direct and speedily to God, yet still with trembling, being filled with this holy fear. Blessings are laid up for the faithful and their children's children; and true riches are bestowed on them, with as much of this world's possessions as is profitable for them. In the darkest hours of affliction and trial, the light of hope and peace will spring up within them, and seasonable relief shall turn mourning into joy. From their Lord's example they learn to be kind and full of compassion, as well as just in all their dealings; they use discretion, that they may be liberal in that manner which appears most likely to do good. Envy and slander may for a time hide their true characters here, but they shall be had in everlasting remembrance. They need not fear evil tidings. A good man shall have a settled spirit. And it is the endeavour of true believers to keep their minds stayed upon God, and so to keep them calm and undisturbed; and God has promised them both cause to do so, and grace to do so. Trusting in the Lord is the best and surest way of establishing the heart. The heart of man cannot fix any where with satisfaction, but in the truth of God, and there it finds firm footing. And those whose hearts are established by faith, will patiently wait till they gain their point. Compare all this with the vexation of sinners. The happiness of the saints is the envy of the wicked. The desire of the wicked shall perish; their desire was wholly to the world and the flesh, therefore when these perish, their joy is gone. But the blessings of the gospel are spiritual and eternal, and are conferred upon the members of the Christian church, through Christ their Head, who is the Pattern of all righteousness, and the Giver of all grace.

Psalms 112 Commentary - Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

PSALM 112

Psalms 112:1-10 . This Psalm may be regarded as an exposition of Psalms 111:10 , presenting the happiness of those who fear and obey God, and contrasting the fate of the ungodly.

1. True fear produces obedience and this happiness.

2, 3. Temporal blessings follow the service of God, exceptions occurring only as they are seen by God to be inconsistent with those spiritual blessings which are better.

4. light--figurative for relief ( Psalms 27:1 , 97:11 ).
the upright--are like God ( Luke 6:36 , Psalms 111:4 ).

5-9. Generosity, sound judgment in God, form a character which preserves from fear of evil and ensures success against enemies. While a man thus truly pious is liberal, he increases in substance.

6. not be moved--(compare Psalms 13:4 , 15:5 ).

8. heart is established--or, firm in right principles.
see his desire--( Psalms 50:23 , 54:7 ).

10. Disappointed in their malevolent wishes by the prosperity of the pious, the wicked are punished by the working of their evil passions, and come to naught.