Psalms 18:28

28 You, LORD, keep my lamp burning; my God turns my darkness into light.

Psalms 18:28 in Other Translations

KJV
28 For thou wilt light my candle: the LORD my God will enlighten my darkness.
ESV
28 For it is you who light my lamp; the LORD my God lightens my darkness.
NLT
28 You light a lamp for me. The LORD, my God, lights up my darkness.
MSG
28 Suddenly, God, you floodlight my life; I'm blazing with glory, God's glory!
CSB
28 Lord, You light my lamp; my God illuminates my darkness.

Psalms 18:28 In-Context

26 to the pure you show yourself pure, but to the devious you show yourself shrewd.
27 You save the humble but bring low those whose eyes are haughty.
28 You, LORD, keep my lamp burning; my God turns my darkness into light.
29 With your help I can advance against a troop ; with my God I can scale a wall.
30 As for God, his way is perfect: The LORD’s word is flawless; he shields all who take refuge in him.

Cross References 2

  • 1. 1 Kings 11:36; Psalms 132:17
  • 2. Job 18:6; Job 29:3; Psalms 97:11; Psalms 112:4; John 1:5; S Acts 26:18; 2 Corinthians 4:6; 2 Peter 1:19
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