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Psalm 91 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High, who abides in the shadow of the Almighty, 1 He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty.
2 will say to the LORD, "My refuge and my fortress; my God, in whom I trust." 2 I will say of the LORD, "He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust."
3 For he will deliver you from the snare of the fowler and from the deadly pestilence; 3 Surely he will save you from the fowler's snare and from the deadly pestilence.
4 he will cover you with his pinions, and under his wings you will find refuge; his faithfulness is a shield and buckler. 4 He will cover you with his feathers, and under his wings you will find refuge; his faithfulness will be your shield and rampart.
5 You will not fear the terror of the night, nor the arrow that flies by day, 5 You will not fear the terror of night, nor the arrow that flies by day,
6 nor the pestilence that stalks in darkness, nor the destruction that wastes at noonday. 6 nor the pestilence that stalks in the darkness, nor the plague that destroys at midday.
7 A thousand may fall at your side, ten thousand at your right hand; but it will not come near you. 7 A thousand may fall at your side, ten thousand at your right hand, but it will not come near you.
8 You will only look with your eyes and see the recompense of the wicked. 8 You will only observe with your eyes and see the punishment of the wicked.
9 Because you have made the LORD your refuge, the Most High your habitation, 9 If you make the Most High your dwelling-- even the LORD, who is my refuge--
10 no evil shall befall you, no scourge come near your tent. 10 then no harm will befall you, no disaster will come near your tent.
11 For he will give his angels charge of you to guard you in all your ways. 11 For he will command his angels concerning you to guard you in all your ways;
12 On their hands they will bear you up, lest you dash your foot against a stone. 12 they will lift you up in their hands, so that you will not strike your foot against a stone.
13 You will tread on the lion and the adder, the young lion and the serpent you will trample under foot. 13 You will tread upon the lion and the cobra; you will trample the great lion and the serpent.
14 Because he cleaves to me in love, I will deliver him; I will protect him, because he knows my name. 14 "Because he loves me," says the LORD, "I will rescue him; I will protect him, for he acknowledges my name.
15 When he calls to me, I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble, I will rescue him and honor him. 15 He will call upon me, and I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble, I will deliver him and honor him.
16 With long life I will satisfy him, and show him my salvation. 16 With long life will I satisfy him and show him my salvation."