PSALM 128:1

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“Blessed is every one that feareth the Lord; that walketh in his ways.”

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Psalm 128:1 Translation & Meaning

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Blessed אַ֭שְׁרֵי Happiness; only in masculine plural construction as interjection, how happy! Blessed
is (No Hebrew definition. English implied.)
every one כָּל Properly, the whole; hence, all, any or every (in the singular only, but often in a plural sense) every one
that feareth יְרֵ֣א Fearing; morally, reverent feareth
the Lord; יְהוָ֑ה (the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jeho-vah, Jewish national name of God Lord
that walketh הַ֝הֹלֵ֗ךְ To walk (in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively) walketh
in his ways. בִּדְרָכָֽיו׃ A road (as trodden); figuratively, a course of life or mode of action, often adverb ways

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  • 1  Blessed is every one that feareth the Lord; that walketh in his ways.

  • 2  For thou shalt eat the labour of thine hands: happy shalt thou be, and it shall be well with thee.

  • 3  Thy wife shall be as a fruitful vine by the sides of thine house: thy children like olive plants round about thy table.



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