Psalms 119:100

100 I have more understanding than the elders, for I obey your precepts.

Psalms 119:100 in Other Translations

KJV
100 I understand more than the ancients, because I keep thy precepts.
ESV
100 I understand more than the aged, for I keep your precepts.
NLT
100 I am even wiser than my elders, for I have kept your commandments.
MSG
100 I've become wiser than the wise old sages simply by doing what you tell me.
CSB
100 I understand more than the elders because I obey Your precepts.

Psalms 119:100 In-Context

98 Your commands are always with me and make me wiser than my enemies.
99 I have more insight than all my teachers, for I meditate on your statutes.
100 I have more understanding than the elders, for I obey your precepts.
101 I have kept my feet from every evil path so that I might obey your word.
102 I have not departed from your laws, for you yourself have taught me.

Cross References 1

  • 1. S ver 56; S Deuteronomy 6:17; Job 32:7-9
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