Parallel Bible results for Psalm 5

New King James Version

New International Version

Psalm 5

NKJV 1 To the Chief Musician. With flutes. A Psalm of David. Give ear to my words, O Lord, Consider my meditation. NIV 1 Give ear to my words, O LORD, consider my sighing. NKJV 2 Give heed to the voice of my cry, My King and my God, For to You I will pray. NIV 2 Listen to my cry for help, my King and my God, for to you I pray. NKJV 3 My voice You shall hear in the morning, O Lord; In the morning I will direct it to You, And I will look up. NIV 3 In the morning, O LORD, you hear my voice; in the morning I lay my requests before you and wait in expectation. NKJV 4 For You are not a God who takes pleasure in wickedness, Nor shall evil dwell with You. NIV 4 You are not a God who takes pleasure in evil; with you the wicked cannot dwell. NKJV 5 The boastful shall not stand in Your sight; You hate all workers of iniquity. NIV 5 The arrogant cannot stand in your presence; you hate all who do wrong. NKJV 6 You shall destroy those who speak falsehood; The Lord abhors the bloodthirsty and deceitful man. NIV 6 You destroy those who tell lies; bloodthirsty and deceitful men the LORD abhors. NKJV 7 But as for me, I will come into Your house in the multitude of Your mercy; In fear of You I will worship toward Your holy temple. NIV 7 But I, by your great mercy, will come into your house; in reverence will I bow down toward your holy temple. NKJV 8 Lead me, O Lord, in Your righteousness because of my enemies; Make Your way straight before my face. NIV 8 Lead me, O LORD, in your righteousness because of my enemies-- make straight your way before me. NKJV 9 For there is no faithfulness in their mouth; Their inward part is destruction; Their throat is an open tomb; They flatter with their tongue. NIV 9 Not a word from their mouth can be trusted; their heart is filled with destruction. Their throat is an open grave; with their tongue they speak deceit. NKJV 10 Pronounce them guilty, O God! Let them fall by their own counsels; Cast them out in the multitude of their transgressions, For they have rebelled against You. NIV 10 Declare them guilty, O God! Let their intrigues be their downfall. Banish them for their many sins, for they have rebelled against you. NKJV 11 But let all those rejoice who put their trust in You; Let them ever shout for joy, because You defend them; Let those also who love Your name Be joyful in You. NIV 11 But let all who take refuge in you be glad; let them ever sing for joy. Spread your protection over them, that those who love your name may rejoice in you. NKJV 12 For You, O Lord, will bless the righteous; With favor You will surround him as with a shield. NIV 12 For surely, O LORD, you bless the righteous; you surround them with your favor as with a shield.