Psalm 36New International Version (NIV)
For the director of music. Of David the servant of the Lord.
1 I have a message from God in my heart
2 In their own eyes they flatter themselves
5 Your love, Lord, reaches to the heavens,
10 Continue your love to those who know you,
Psalm 36New King James Version (NKJV)
Man’s Wickedness and God’s Perfections
To the Chief Musician. A Psalm of David the servant of the Lord.
36 An oracle within my heart concerning the transgression of the wicked:
5 Your mercy, O Lord, is in the heavens;
7 How precious is Your lovingkindness, O God!
10 Oh, continue Your lovingkindness to those who know You,
Psalm 36New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)
Human Wickedness and Divine Goodness
To the leader. Of David, the servant of the Lord.
1 Transgression speaks to the wicked
5 Your steadfast love, O Lord, extends to the heavens,
7 How precious is your steadfast love, O God!
10 O continue your steadfast love to those who know you,
Psalm 36New Living Translation (NLT)
For the choir director: A psalm of David, the servant of the Lord.
1 Sin whispers to the wicked, deep within their hearts.[a]
5 Your unfailing love, O Lord, is as vast as the heavens;
10 Pour out your unfailing love on those who love you;
Psalm 36The Message (MSG)
A David Psalm
36 1-4 The God-rebel tunes in to sedition—
5-6 God’s love is meteoric,
7-9 How exquisite your love, O God!
10-12 Keep on loving your friends;
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