Psalms 36:8-9

8 They feast on the abundance of your house; you give them drink from your river of delights.
9 For with you is the fountain of life; in your light we see light.

Psalms 36:8 in Other Translations

KJV
8 They shall be abundantly satisfied with the fatness of thy house; and thou shalt make them drink of the river of thy pleasures.
ESV
8 They feast on the abundance of your house, and you give them drink from the river of your delights.
NLT
8 You feed them from the abundance of your own house, letting them drink from your river of delights.
MSG
8 To eat our fill at the banquet you spread as you fill our tankards with Eden spring water.
CSB
8 They are filled from the abundance of Your house; You let them drink from Your refreshing stream,

Psalms 36:8-9 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 36:8-9 In-Context

6 Your righteousness is like the highest mountains, your justice like the great deep. You, LORD, preserve both people and animals.
7 How priceless is your unfailing love, O God! People take refuge in the shadow of your wings.
8 They feast on the abundance of your house; you give them drink from your river of delights.
9 For with you is the fountain of life; in your light we see light.
10 Continue your love to those who know you, your righteousness to the upright in heart.
11 May the foot of the proud not come against me, nor the hand of the wicked drive me away.

Cross References 5

  • 1. Psalms 65:4; Isaiah 25:6; Jeremiah 31:12,14
  • 2. Job 20:17; Revelation 22:1
  • 3. S Psalms 23:2; Psalms 63:5
  • 4. Psalms 87:7; Proverbs 10:11; Proverbs 16:22; Jeremiah 2:13
  • 5. Psalms 4:6; Psalms 27:1; Psalms 76:4; Psalms 104:2; Isaiah 2:5; Isaiah 9:2; Isaiah 60:1,19; John 1:4; 1 Peter 2:9
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