Parallel Bible results for Psalm 124

New King James Version

New International Version

Psalm 124

NKJV 1 A Song of Ascents. Of David. "If it had not been the Lord who was on our side," Let Israel now say-- NIV 1 If the LORD had not been on our side-- let Israel say-- NKJV 2 "If it had not been the Lord who was on our side, When men rose up against us, NIV 2 if the LORD had not been on our side when men attacked us, NKJV 3 Then they would have swallowed us alive, When their wrath was kindled against us; NIV 3 when their anger flared against us, they would have swallowed us alive; NKJV 4 Then the waters would have overwhelmed us, The stream would have gone over our soul; NIV 4 the flood would have engulfed us, the torrent would have swept over us, NKJV 5 Then the swollen waters Would have gone over our soul." NIV 5 the raging waters would have swept us away. NKJV 6 Blessed be the Lord, Who has not given us as prey to their teeth. NIV 6 Praise be to the LORD, who has not let us be torn by their teeth. NKJV 7 Our soul has escaped as a bird from the snare of the fowlers; The snare is broken, and we have escaped. NIV 7 We have escaped like a bird out of the fowler's snare; the snare has been broken, and we have escaped. NKJV 8 Our help is in the name of the Lord, Who made heaven and earth. NIV 8 Our help is in the name of the LORD, the Maker of heaven and earth.