Parallel Bible results for Psalm 120

New International Reader's Version

New International Version

Psalm 120

NIRV 1 I call out to the LORD when I'm in trouble, and he answers me. NIV 1 I call on the LORD in my distress, and he answers me. NIRV 2 Lord, save me from people whose lips tell lies. Save me from people whose tongues don't tell the truth. NIV 2 Save me, O LORD, from lying lips and from deceitful tongues. NIRV 3 What will the LORD do to you, you lying tongue? And what more will he do? NIV 3 What will he do to you, and what more besides, O deceitful tongue? NIRV 4 He will punish you with the sharp arrows of a soldier. He will punish you with burning wood from a desert tree. NIV 4 He will punish you with a warrior's sharp arrows, with burning coals of the broom tree. NIRV 5 How terrible it is for me to live in the tents of the people of Meshech! How terrible to live in the tents of the people of Kedar! NIV 5 Woe to me that I dwell in Meshech, that I live among the tents of Kedar! NIRV 6 I have lived too long among those who hate peace. NIV 6 Too long have I lived among those who hate peace. NIRV 7 I want peace. But when I speak, they want war. NIV 7 I am a man of peace; but when I speak, they are for war.