Parallel Bible results for Psalm 16:1-6

Common English Bible

New International Version

Psalm 16:1-6

CEB 1 Protect me, God, because I take refuge in you. NIV 1 Keep me safe, O God, for in you I take refuge. CEB 2 I say to the LORD, "You are my Lord. Apart from you, I have nothing good." NIV 2 I said to the LORD, "You are my Lord; apart from you I have no good thing." CEB 3 Now as for the "holy ones" in the land, the "magnificent ones" that I was so happy about; NIV 3 As for the saints who are in the land, they are the glorious ones in whom is all my delight. CEB 4 let their suffering increase because they hurried after a different god. I won't participate in their blood offerings; I won't let their names cross my lips. NIV 4 The sorrows of those will increase who run after other gods. I will not pour out their libations of blood or take up their names on my lips. CEB 5 You, LORD, are my portion, my cup; you control my destiny. NIV 5 LORD, you have assigned me my portion and my cup; you have made my lot secure. CEB 6 The property lines have fallen beautifully for me; yes, I have a lovely home. NIV 6 The boundary lines have fallen for me in pleasant places; surely I have a delightful inheritance.