Parallel Bible results for Psalm 124

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Psalm 124

RSV 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-- RSV 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, RSV 3 then they would have swallowed us up alive, when their anger was kindled against us; NIV 3 when their anger flared against us, they would have swallowed us alive; RSV 4 then the flood would have swept us away, the torrent would have gone over us; NIV 4 the flood would have engulfed us, the torrent would have swept over us, RSV 5 then over us would have gone the raging waters. NIV 5 the raging waters would have swept us away. RSV 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. RSV 7 We have 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. RSV 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.