Psalm 124 NAS

Praise for Rescue from Enemies.

1 "1Had it not been the LORD who was on our side," 2Let Israel now say,

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2 "Had it not been the LORD who was on our side When men rose up against us,
3 Then they would have 3swallowed us alive, When their 4anger was kindled against us;

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4 Then the 5waters would have engulfed us, The stream would have swept over our soul;

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    • a 124:4 - Or "passed over"
      5 Then the 6raging waters would have swept over our soul."

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        • b 124:5 - Or "passed over"
          6 Blessed be the LORD, Who has not given us to be 7torn by their teeth.

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            • c 124:6 - Lit "as a prey to"
              7 Our soul has 8escaped 9as a bird out of the 10snare of the trapper; The snare is broken and we have escaped.

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              8 Our 11help is in the name of the LORD, Who 12made heaven and earth.

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