Psalm 144 KJV

1 Blessed be the LORD my strength,a which teacheth my hands to war, and my fingers to fight:

References for Psalms 144:1

    • ǟ 144:1 - strength: Heb. rock
      2 My goodness,b and my fortress; my high tower, and my deliverer; my shield, and he in whom I trust; who subdueth my people under me.

      References for Psalms 144:2

        • Ǡ 144:2 - My goodness: or, My mercy
          3 LORD, what is man, that thou takest knowledge of him! or the son of man, that thou makest account of him!
          4 Man is like to vanity: his days are as a shadow that passeth away.
          5 Bow thy heavens, O LORD, and come down: touch the mountains, and they shall smoke.
          6 Cast forth lightning, and scatter them: shoot out thine arrows, and destroy them.
          7 Send thine hand from above; rid me, and deliver me out of great waters, from the hand of strange children;
          8 Whose mouth speaketh vanity, and their right hand is a right hand of falsehood.
          9 I will sing a new song unto thee, O God: upon a psaltery and an instrument of ten strings will I sing praises unto thee.
          10 It is he that giveth salvationc unto kings: who delivereth David his servant from the hurtful sword.

          References for Psalms 144:10

            • ǡ 144:10 - salvation: or, victory
              11 Rid me, and deliver me from the hand of strange children, whose mouth speaketh vanity, and their right hand is a right hand of falsehood:
              12 That our sons may be as plants grown up in their youth; that our daughters may be as corner stones, polishedd after the similitude of a palace:

              References for Psalms 144:12

                • Ǣ 144:12 - polished: Heb. cut
                  13 That our garners may be full, affording all manner of store*: that our sheep may bring forth thousands and ten thousands in our streets:
                  14 That our oxen may be strong to labour; that there be no breaking in, nor going out; that there be no complaining in our streets.
                  15 Happy is that people, that is in such a case: yea, happy is that people, whose God is the LORD.