Parallel Bible results for Psalm 123

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Psalm 123

RSV 1 A Song of Ascents. To thee I lift up my eyes, O thou who art enthroned in the heavens! NIV 1 I lift up my eyes to you, to you whose throne is in heaven. RSV 2 Behold, as the eyes of servants look to the hand of their master, as the eyes of a maid to the hand of her mistress, so our eyes look to the LORD our God, till he have mercy upon us. NIV 2 As the eyes of slaves look to the hand of their master, as the eyes of a maid look to the hand of her mistress, so our eyes look to the LORD our God, till he shows us his mercy. RSV 3 Have mercy upon us, O LORD, have mercy upon us, for we have had more than enough of contempt. NIV 3 Have mercy on us, O LORD, have mercy on us, for we have endured much contempt. RSV 4 Too long our soul has been sated with the scorn of those who are at ease, the contempt of the proud. NIV 4 We have endured much ridicule from the proud, much contempt from the arrogant.