Psalm 119:11
New International Version
I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you.

New Living Translation
I have hidden your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you.

English Standard Version
I have stored up your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you.

Berean Study Bible
I have hidden Your word in my heart that I might not sin against You.

King James Bible
Thy word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee.

New King James Version
Your word I have hidden in my heart, That I might not sin against You.

New American Standard Bible
I have treasured Your word in my heart, So that I may not sin against You.

NASB 1995
Your word I have treasured in my heart, That I may not sin against You.

NASB 1977
Thy word I have treasured in my heart, That I may not sin against Thee.

Amplified Bible
Your word I have treasured and stored in my heart, That I may not sin against You.

Christian Standard Bible
I have treasured your word in my heart so that I may not sin against you.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I have treasured Your word in my heart so that I may not sin against You.

American Standard Version
Thy word have I laid up in my heart, That I might not sin against thee.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
I have hidden your words in my heart that I shall not sin against you.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
I have hidden thine oracles in my heart, that I might not sin against thee.

Contemporary English Version
I treasure your word above all else; it keeps me from sinning against you.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Thy words have I hidden in my heart, that I may not sin against thee.

English Revised Version
Thy word have I laid up in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee.

Good News Translation
I keep your law in my heart, so that I will not sin against you.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I have treasured your promise in my heart so that I may not sin against you.

International Standard Version
I have stored what you have said in my heart, so I won't sin against you.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Thy word have I laid up in my heart, That I might not sin against Thee.

Literal Standard Version
I have hid Your saying in my heart, That I do not sin before You.

NET Bible
In my heart I store up your words, so I might not sin against you.

New Heart English Bible
In my heart I have hidden your word, that I might not sin against you.

World English Bible
I have hidden your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you.

Young's Literal Translation
In my heart I have hid Thy saying, That I sin not before Thee.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Your Word is a Lamp to My Feet
10With all my heart I have sought You; do not let me stray from Your commandments. 11I have hidden Your word in my heart that I might not sin against You. 12Blessed are You, O LORD; teach me Your statutes.…

Cross References
Luke 2:19
But Mary treasured up all these things and pondered them in her heart.

Luke 2:51
Then He went down to Nazareth with them and was obedient to them. But His mother treasured up all these things in her heart.

Psalm 4:4
Be angry, yet do not sin; on your bed, search your heart and be still. Selah

Psalm 37:31
The law of his God is in his heart; his steps do not falter.

Psalm 40:8
I delight to do Your will, O my God; Your law is within my heart."


Treasury of Scripture

Your word have I hid in my heart, that I might not sin against you.

thy word

Psalm 119:97
MEM. O how love I thy law! it is my meditation all the day.

Psalm 1:2
But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.

Psalm 37:31
The law of his God is in his heart; none of his steps shall slide.

that I

Psalm 19:13
Keep back thy servant also from presumptuous sins; let them not have dominion over me: then shall I be upright, and I shall be innocent from the great transgression.









(11) Thy word.--A different term to that in Psalm 119:9. The two are interchanged throughout the psalm.

Hid . . .--As the Oriental hid treasures. (Comp Matthew 13:44.)

In mine heart, that I might not sin against thee.--The best comment on this is contained in our Lord's words (Matthew 15:19).

Verse 11. - Thy Word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee; rather, thy promise (imrah). To have God's word of promise laid up in the heart is the only security against being surprised into sin.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
I have hidden
צָפַ֣נְתִּי (ṣā·p̄an·tî)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - first person common singular
Strong's 6845: To hide, to hoard, reserve, to deny, to protect, to lurk

Your word
אִמְרָתֶ֑ךָ (’im·rā·ṯe·ḵā)
Noun - feminine singular construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's 565: Utterance, speech, word

in my heart
בְּ֭לִבִּי (bə·lib·bî)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's 3820: The heart, the feelings, the will, the intellect, centre

that
לְ֝מַ֗עַן (lə·ma·‘an)
Conjunction
Strong's 4616: Purpose -- intent

I might not
לֹ֣א (lō)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

sin against You.
אֶֽחֱטָא־ (’e·ḥĕ·ṭā-)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's 2398: To miss, to sin, to forfeit, lack, expiate, repent, lead astray, condemn


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