If the LORD had not been on our side— let Israel say—
References for Psalms 124:1
if the LORD had not been on our side when people attacked us,
they would have swallowed us alive when their anger flared against us;
the flood would have engulfed us, the torrent would have swept over us,
References for Psalms 124:4
the raging waters would have swept us away.
Praise be to the LORD, who has not let us be torn by their teeth.
We have escaped like a bird from the fowler’s snare; the snare has been broken, and we have escaped.
References for Psalms 124:7
Our help is in the name of the LORD, the Maker of heaven and earth.
References for Psalms 124:8