Verse 21

Psalm 18:21

First … in the original language – Hebrew:
כי־שׁמרתי דרכי יהוה ולא־רשׁעתי מאלהי׃

Next, the English translation that I chose making the Psalm “mine”:

For I have kept the ways of the Lord, (esv…)

And I have not wickedly turned away from my God. (gw)

Now, the English translations that I reviewed (words in white are ones that I chose for My Psalm 18 :)

(AMP) For I have kept the ways of the Lord and have not wickedly departed from my God.

(ASV) For I have kept the ways of Jehovah, And have not wickedly departed from my God.

(BBE) For I have kept the ways of the Lord; I have not been turned away in sin from my God.

(Bishops) (18:20) Because I had kept the wayes of God: and had not wickedly shronke from my God.

(CEV) I do what you want and never turn to do evil.

(CJB) (18:22) “For I have kept the ways of Adonai, I have not done evil by leaving my God;

(Darby) For I have kept the ways of Jehovah, and have not wickedly departed from my God.

(DRB) (18:22) Because I have kept the ways of the Lord; and have not done wickedly against my God.

(ESV) For I have kept the ways of the LORD, and have not wickedly departed from my God.

(Geneva) Because I kept the wayes of the Lord, and did not wickedly against my God.

(GNB) I have obeyed the law of the LORD; I have not turned away from my God.

(GW) because I have kept the ways of the LORD and I have not wickedly turned away from my God,

(HCSB) For I have kept the ways of the LORD and have not turned from my God to wickedness.

(JPS) (18:22) For I have kept the ways of the LORD, and have not wickedly departed from my God.

(KJV) For I have kept the ways of the LORD, and have not wickedly departed from my God.

(LITV) For I have kept the ways of Jehovah, and have not wickedly departed from my God.

(MKJV) For I have kept the ways of Jehovah, and have not wickedly departed from my God.

(MSG) Now I’m alert to GOD’s ways; I don’t take God for granted.

(NAS77) For I have kept the ways of the LORD, And have not wickedly departed from my God.

(NASB) For I have kept the ways of the LORD, And have not wickedly departed from my God.

(NCV) I have followed the ways of the Lord;

I have not done evil by turning away from my God.

(NET) For I have obeyed the LORD’s commands;

I have not rebelled against my God.

(NIrV) I have lived the way the LORD wanted me to. I haven’t done evil by turning away from my God.

(NIV) For I have kept the ways of the LORD; I have not done evil by turning from my God.

(NKJV) For I have kept the ways of the LORD, And have not wickedly departed from my God.

(NLT) For I have kept the ways of the LORD; I have not turned from my God to follow evil.

(NRSV) For I have kept the ways of the LORD, and have not wickedly departed from my God.

(RSV) For I have kept the ways of the LORD, and have not wickedly departed from my God.

(RV) For I have kept the ways of the LORD, and have not wickedly departed from my God.

(TNIV) For I have kept the ways of the LORD; I am not guilty of turning from my God.

(Webster) For I have kept the ways of the LORD, and have not wickedly departed from my God.

(YLT) For I have kept the ways of Jehovah, And have not done wickedly against my God.

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