Parallel Bible results for Psalm 127

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Psalm 127

TNIV 1 Unless the LORD builds the house, the builders labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the guards stand watch in vain. NIV 1 Unless the LORD builds the house, its builders labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the watchmen stand guard in vain. TNIV 2 In vain you rise early and stay up late, toiling for food to eat-- for he grants sleep to those he loves. NIV 2 In vain you rise early and stay up late, toiling for food to eat-- for he grants sleep to those he loves. TNIV 3 Children are a heritage from the LORD, offspring a reward from him. NIV 3 Sons are a heritage from the LORD, children a reward from him. TNIV 4 Like arrows in the hands of a warrior are children born in one's youth. NIV 4 Like arrows in the hands of a warrior are sons born in one's youth. TNIV 5 Blessed is the man whose quiver is full of them. They will not be put to shame when they contend with their opponents in court. NIV 5 Blessed is the man whose quiver is full of them. They will not be put to shame when they contend with their enemies in the gate.