Parallel Bible results for 2 Samuel 22:31-51

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2 Samuel 22:31-51

NLT 31 “God’s way is perfect. All the ’s promises prove true. He is a shield for all who look to him for protection. NIV 31 "As for God, his way is perfect; the word of the LORD is flawless. He is a shield for all who take refuge in him. NLT 32 For who is God except the ? Who but our God is a solid rock? NIV 32 For who is God besides the LORD? And who is the Rock except our God? NLT 33 God is my strong fortress, and he makes my way perfect. NIV 33 It is God who arms me with strength and makes my way perfect. NLT 34 He makes me as surefooted as a deer, enabling me to stand on mountain heights. NIV 34 He makes my feet like the feet of a deer; he enables me to stand on the heights. NLT 35 He trains my hands for battle; he strengthens my arm to draw a bronze bow. NIV 35 He trains my hands for battle; my arms can bend a bow of bronze. NLT 36 You have given me your shield of victory; your help has made me great. NIV 36 You give me your shield of victory; you stoop down to make me great. NLT 37 You have made a wide path for my feet to keep them from slipping. NIV 37 You broaden the path beneath me, so that my ankles do not turn. NLT 38 “I chased my enemies and destroyed them; I did not stop until they were conquered. NIV 38 "I pursued my enemies and crushed them; I did not turn back till they were destroyed. NLT 39 I consumed them; I struck them down so they did not get up; they fell beneath my feet. NIV 39 I crushed them completely, and they could not rise; they fell beneath my feet. NLT 40 You have armed me with strength for the battle; you have subdued my enemies under my feet. NIV 40 You armed me with strength for battle; you made my adversaries bow at my feet. NLT 41 You placed my foot on their necks. I have destroyed all who hated me. NIV 41 You made my enemies turn their backs in flight, and I destroyed my foes. NLT 42 They looked for help, but no one came to their rescue. They even cried to the , but he refused to answer. NIV 42 They cried for help, but there was no one to save them-- to the LORD, but he did not answer. NLT 43 I ground them as fine as the dust of the earth; I trampled them in the gutter like dirt. NIV 43 I beat them as fine as the dust of the earth; I pounded and trampled them like mud in the streets. NLT 44 “You gave me victory over my accusers. You preserved me as the ruler over nations; people I don’t even know now serve me. NIV 44 "You have delivered me from the attacks of my people; you have preserved me as the head of nations. People I did not know are subject to me, NLT 45 Foreign nations cringe before me; as soon as they hear of me, they submit. NIV 45 and foreigners come cringing to me; as soon as they hear me, they obey me. NLT 46 They all lose their courage and come trembling from their strongholds. NIV 46 They all lose heart; they come trembling from their strongholds. NLT 47 “The lives! Praise to my Rock! May God, the Rock of my salvation, be exalted! NIV 47 "The LORD lives! Praise be to my Rock! Exalted be God, the Rock, my Savior! NLT 48 He is the God who pays back those who harm me; he brings down the nations under me NIV 48 He is the God who avenges me, who puts the nations under me, NLT 49 and delivers me from my enemies. You hold me safe beyond the reach of my enemies; you save me from violent opponents. NIV 49 who sets me free from my enemies. You exalted me above my foes; from violent men you rescued me. NLT 50 For this, O , I will praise you among the nations; I will sing praises to your name. NIV 50 Therefore I will praise you, O LORD, among the nations; I will sing praises to your name. NLT 51 You give great victories to your king; you show unfailing love to your anointed, to David and all his descendants forever.” NIV 51 He gives his king great victories; he shows unfailing kindness to his anointed, to David and his descendants forever."