Parallel Bible results for Psalm 124

New Living Translation

New International Version

Psalm 124

NLT 1 A song for the ascent to Jerusalem. A psalm of David. If the LORD had not been on our side -- let Israel now say -- NIV 1 If the LORD had not been on our side-- let Israel say-- NLT 2 if the LORD had not been on our side when people rose up against us, NIV 2 if the LORD had not been on our side when men attacked us, NLT 3 they would have swallowed us alive because of their burning anger against us. NIV 3 when their anger flared against us, they would have swallowed us alive; NLT 4 The waters would have engulfed us; a torrent would have overwhelmed us. NIV 4 the flood would have engulfed us, the torrent would have swept over us, NLT 5 Yes, the raging waters of their fury would have overwhelmed our very lives. NIV 5 the raging waters would have swept us away. NLT 6 Blessed be the LORD, who did not let their teeth tear us apart! NIV 6 Praise be to the LORD, who has not let us be torn by their teeth. NLT 7 We escaped like a bird from a hunter's trap. The trap is broken, and we are free! NIV 7 We have escaped like a bird out of the fowler's snare; the snare has been broken, and we have escaped. NLT 8 Our help is from the LORD, who made the heavens and the earth. NIV 8 Our help is in the name of the LORD, the Maker of heaven and earth.