A A A A A
Bible Book List

Psalm 23Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

Psalm 23

The Good Shepherd

A psalm of David.

The Lord is my shepherd;
I have what I need.
He lets me lie down in green pastures;
he leads me beside quiet waters.
He renews my life;
he leads me along the right paths[a]
for his name’s sake.
Even when I go through the darkest valley,[b]
I fear no danger,
for you are with me;
your rod and your staff—they comfort me.

You prepare a table before me
in the presence of my enemies;
you anoint my head with oil;
my cup overflows.
Only goodness and faithful love will pursue me
all the days of my life,
and I will dwell in[c] the house of the Lord
as long as I live.[d]

Footnotes:

  1. 23:3 Or me in paths of righteousness
  2. 23:4 Or the valley of the shadow of death
  3. 23:6 LXX, Sym, Syr, Tg, Vg, Jer; MT reads will return to
  4. 23:6 Lit Lord for length of days; traditionally Lord forever
Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

The Christian Standard Bible. Copyright © 2017 by Holman Bible Publishers. Used by permission. Christian Standard Bible®, and CSB® are federally registered trademarks of Holman Bible Publishers, all rights reserved.

Bible Gateway Recommends

The CSB Big Picture Interactive Bible, Hardcover
The CSB Big Picture Interactive Bible, Hardcover
Retail: $29.99
Our Price: $19.99Save: $10.00 (33%)
2.0 of 5.0 stars
Buy Now
CSB Gift & Award Bible, Black Imitation Leather
CSB Gift & Award Bible, Black Imitation Leather
Retail: $6.99
Our Price: $5.99Save: $1.00 (14%)Buy Now
  Back

1 of 1

You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. Learn more

Viewing of
Cross references
Footnotes