Parallel Bible results for Psalm 144

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Psalm 144

NLT 1 Praise the , who is my rock. He trains my hands for war and gives my fingers skill for battle. NIV 1 Praise be to the LORD my Rock, who trains my hands for war, my fingers for battle. NLT 2 He is my loving ally and my fortress, my tower of safety, my rescuer. He is my shield, and I take refuge in him. He makes the nations submit to me. NIV 2 He is my loving God and my fortress, my stronghold and my deliverer, my shield, in whom I take refuge, who subdues peoples under me. NLT 3 O , what are human beings that you should notice them, mere mortals that you should think about them? NIV 3 O LORD, what is man that you care for him, the son of man that you think of him? NLT 4 For they are like a breath of air; their days are like a passing shadow. NIV 4 Man is like a breath; his days are like a fleeting shadow. NLT 5 Open the heavens, , and come down. Touch the mountains so they billow smoke. NIV 5 Part your heavens, O LORD, and come down; touch the mountains, so that they smoke. NLT 6 Hurl your lightning bolts and scatter your enemies! Shoot your arrows and confuse them! NIV 6 Send forth lightning and scatter [the enemies]; shoot your arrows and rout them. NLT 7 Reach down from heaven and rescue me; rescue me from deep waters, from the power of my enemies. NIV 7 Reach down your hand from on high; deliver me and rescue me from the mighty waters, from the hands of foreigners NLT 8 Their mouths are full of lies; they swear to tell the truth, but they lie instead. NIV 8 whose mouths are full of lies, whose right hands are deceitful. NLT 9 I will sing a new song to you, O God! I will sing your praises with a ten-stringed harp. NIV 9 I will sing a new song to you, O God; on the ten-stringed lyre I will make music to you, NLT 10 For you grant victory to kings! You rescued your servant David from the fatal sword. NIV 10 to the One who gives victory to kings, who delivers his servant David from the deadly sword. NLT 11 Save me! Rescue me from the power of my enemies. Their mouths are full of lies; they swear to tell the truth, but they lie instead. NIV 11 Deliver me and rescue me from the hands of foreigners whose mouths are full of lies, whose right hands are deceitful. NLT 12 May our sons flourish in their youth like well-nurtured plants. May our daughters be like graceful pillars, carved to beautify a palace. NIV 12 Then our sons in their youth will be like well-nurtured plants, and our daughters will be like pillars carved to adorn a palace. NLT 13 May our barns be filled with crops of every kind. May the flocks in our fields multiply by the thousands, even tens of thousands, NIV 13 Our barns will be filled with every kind of provision. Our sheep will increase by thousands, by tens of thousands in our fields; NLT 14 and may our oxen be loaded down with produce. May there be no enemy breaking through our walls, no going into captivity, no cries of alarm in our town squares. NIV 14 our oxen will draw heavy loads. There will be no breaching of walls, no going into captivity, no cry of distress in our streets. NLT 15 Yes, joyful are those who live like this! Joyful indeed are those whose God is the . NIV 15 Blessed are the people of whom this is true; blessed are the people whose God is the LORD.