Parallel Bible results for Psalm 129

Holman Christian Standard Bible

New International Version

Psalm 129

CSB 1 Since my youth they have often attacked me- let Israel say- NIV 1 They have greatly oppressed me from my youth-- let Israel say-- CSB 2 Since my youth they have often attacked me, but they have not prevailed against me. NIV 2 they have greatly oppressed me from my youth, but they have not gained the victory over me. CSB 3 Plowmen plowed over my back; they made their furrows long. NIV 3 Plowmen have plowed my back and made their furrows long. CSB 4 The Lord is righteous; He has cut the ropes of the wicked. NIV 4 But the LORD is righteous; he has cut me free from the cords of the wicked. CSB 5 Let all who hate Zion be driven back in disgrace. NIV 5 May all who hate Zion be turned back in shame. CSB 6 Let them be like grass on the rooftops, which withers before it grows up NIV 6 May they be like grass on the roof, which withers before it can grow; CSB 7 and can't even fill the hands of the reaper or the arms of the one who binds sheaves. NIV 7 with it the reaper cannot fill his hands, nor the one who gathers fill his arms. CSB 8 Then none who pass by will say, "May the Lord's blessing be on you." We bless you in the name of the Lord. NIV 8 May those who pass by not say, "The blessing of the LORD be upon you; we bless you in the name of the LORD."