Parallel Bible results for Psalm 124

GOD'S WORD Translation

New International Version

Psalm 124

GW 1 "If the LORD had not been on our side..." (Israel should repeat this.) NIV 1 If the LORD had not been on our side-- let Israel say-- GW 2 "If the LORD had not been on our side when people attacked us, NIV 2 if the LORD had not been on our side when men attacked us, GW 3 then they would have swallowed us alive when their anger exploded against us. NIV 3 when their anger flared against us, they would have swallowed us alive; GW 4 Then the floodwaters would have swept us away. An [overflowing] stream would have washed us away. NIV 4 the flood would have engulfed us, the torrent would have swept over us, GW 5 Then raging water would have washed us away." NIV 5 the raging waters would have swept us away. GW 6 Thank the LORD, who did not let them sink their teeth into us. NIV 6 Praise be to the LORD, who has not let us be torn by their teeth. GW 7 We escaped like a bird caught in a hunter's trap. The trap was broken, and we escaped. NIV 7 We have escaped like a bird out of the fowler's snare; the snare has been broken, and we have escaped. GW 8 Our help is in the name of the LORD, the maker of heaven and earth. NIV 8 Our help is in the name of the LORD, the Maker of heaven and earth.