Parallel Bible results for Psalm 118

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Psalm 118

CEB 1 Give thanks to the LORD because he is good, because his faithful love lasts forever. NRS 1 O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his steadfast love endures forever! CEB 2 Let Israel say it: "God's faithful love lasts forever!" NRS 2 Let Israel say, "His steadfast love endures forever." CEB 3 Let the house of Aaron say it: "God's faithful love lasts forever!" NRS 3 Let the house of Aaron say, "His steadfast love endures forever." CEB 4 Let those who honor the LORD say it: "God's faithful love lasts forever!" NRS 4 Let those who fear the Lord say, "His steadfast love endures forever." CEB 5 In tight circumstances, I cried out to the LORD. The LORD answered me with wide-open spaces. NRS 5 Out of my distress I called on the Lord; the Lord answered me and set me in a broad place. CEB 6 The LORD is for me—I won't be afraid. What can anyone do to me? NRS 6 With the Lord on my side I do not fear. What can mortals do to me? CEB 7 The LORD is for me—as my helper. I look in victory on those who hate me. NRS 7 The Lord is on my side to help me; I shall look in triumph on those who hate me. CEB 8 It's far better to take refuge in the LORD than to trust any human. NRS 8 It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to put confidence in mortals. CEB 9 It's far better to take refuge in the LORD than to trust any human leader. NRS 9 It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to put confidence in princes. CEB 10 All the nations surrounded me, but I cut them down in the LORD's name. NRS 10 All nations surrounded me; in the name of the Lord I cut them off! CEB 11 Yes, they surrounded me on every single side, but I cut them down in the LORD's name. NRS 11 They surrounded me, surrounded me on every side; in the name of the Lord I cut them off! CEB 12 They surrounded me like bees, but they were extinguished like burning thorns. I cut them down in the LORD's name! NRS 12 They surrounded me like bees; they blazed like a fire of thorns; in the name of the Lord I cut them off! CEB 13 I was pushed so hard I nearly died, but the LORD helped me. NRS 13 I was pushed hard, so that I was falling, but the Lord helped me. CEB 14 The LORD was my strength and protection; he was my saving help! NRS 14 The Lord is my strength and my might; he has become my salvation. CEB 15 The sounds of joyful songs and deliverance are heard in the tents of the righteous: "The LORD's strong hand is victorious! NRS 15 There are glad songs of victory in the tents of the righteous: "The right hand of the Lord does valiantly; CEB 16 The LORD's strong hand is ready to strike! The LORD's strong hand is victorious!" NRS 16 the right hand of the Lord is exalted; the right hand of the Lord does valiantly." CEB 17 I won't die—no, I will live and declare what the LORD has done. NRS 17 I shall not die, but I shall live, and recount the deeds of the Lord. CEB 18 Yes, the LORD definitely disciplined me, but he didn't hand me over to death. NRS 18 The Lord has punished me severely, but he did not give me over to death. CEB 19 Open the gates of righteousness for me so I can come in and give thanks to the LORD! NRS 19 Open to me the gates of righteousness, that I may enter through them and give thanks to the Lord. CEB 20 This is the LORD's gate; those who are righteous enter through it. NRS 20 This is the gate of the Lord; the righteous shall enter through it. CEB 21 I thank you because you answered me, because you were my saving help. NRS 21 I thank you that you have answered me and have become my salvation. CEB 22 The stone rejected by the builders is now the main foundation stone! NRS 22 The stone that the builders rejected has become the chief cornerstone. CEB 23 This has happened because of the LORD; it is astounding in our sight! NRS 23 This is the Lord's doing; it is marvelous in our eyes. CEB 24 This is the day the LORD acted; we will rejoice and celebrate in it! NRS 24 This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it. CEB 25 LORD, please save us! LORD, please let us succeed! NRS 25 Save us, we beseech you, O Lord! O Lord, we beseech you, give us success! CEB 26 The one who enters in the LORD's name is blessed; we bless all of you from the LORD's house. NRS 26 Blessed is the one who comes in the name of the Lord. We bless you from the house of the Lord. CEB 27 The LORD is God! He has shined a light on us! So lead the festival offering with ropes all the way to the horns of the altar. NRS 27 The Lord is God, and he has given us light. Bind the festal procession with branches, up to the horns of the altar. CEB 28 You are my God—I will give thanks to you! You are my God—I will lift you up high! NRS 28 You are my God, and I will give thanks to you; you are my God, I will extol you. CEB 29 Give thanks to the LORD because he is good, because his faithful love lasts forever. NRS 29 O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever.