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Psalm 91:14 ASV
Because he hath set his love upon me, therefore will I deliver him: I will set him on high, because he hath known my name.
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Psalm 91:14 BBE
Because he has given me his love, I will take him out of danger: I will put him in a place of honour, because he has kept my name in his heart.
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Psalm 91:14 CEB
God says,"Because you are devoted to me, I'll rescue you. I'll protect you because you know my name.
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Psalm 91:14 CJB
"Because he loves me, I will rescue him; because he knows my name, I will protect him.
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Psalm 91:14 RHE
(90-14) Because he hoped in me I will deliver him: I will protect him because he hath known my name.
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Psalm 91:14 ESV
"Because he holds fast to me in love, I will deliver him; I will protect him, because he knows my name.
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Psalm 91:14 GW
Because you love me, I will rescue you. I will protect you because you know my name.
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Psalm 91:14 GNT
God says, "I will save those who love me and will protect those who acknowledge me as Lord.
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Psalm 91:14 HNV
"Because he has set his love on me, therefore I will deliver him. I will set him on high, because he has known my name.
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Psalm 91:14 CSB
Because he is lovingly devoted to Me, I will deliver him; I will exalt him because he knows My name.
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Psalm 91:14 KJV
Because he hath set his love upon me, therefore will I deliver him: I will set him on high , because he hath known my name.
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Psalm 91:14 LEB
Because he loves me, therefore I will deliver him; I will protect him because he knows my name.
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Psalm 91:14 NAS
"Because he has loved Me, therefore I will deliver him; I will set him securely on high, because he has known My name.
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Psalm 91:14 NCV
The Lord says, "Whoever loves me, I will save. I will protect those who know me.
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Psalm 91:14 NIRV
The LORD says, "I will save the one who loves me. I will keep him safe, because he trusts in me.
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Psalm 91:14 NIV
"Because he loves me," says the LORD, "I will rescue him; I will protect him, for he acknowledges my name.
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Psalm 91:14 NKJV
"Because he has set his love upon Me, therefore I will deliver him; I will set him on high, because he has known My name.
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Psalm 91:14 NLT
The LORD says, "I will rescue those who love me. I will protect those who trust in my name.
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Psalm 91:14 NRS
Those who love me, I will deliver; I will protect those who know my name.
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Psalm 91:14 RSV
Because he cleaves to me in love, I will deliver him; I will protect him, because he knows my name.
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Psalm 91:14 DBY
Because he hath set his love upon me, therefore will I deliver him; I will set him on high, because he hath known my name.
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Psalm 91:14 MSG
"If you'll hold on to me for dear life," says God, "I'll get you out of any trouble. I'll give you the best of care if you'll only get to know and trust me.
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Psalm 91:14 WBT
Because he hath set his love upon me, therefore will I deliver him: I will set him on high, because he hath known my name.
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Psalm 91:14 TMB
"Because he hath set his love upon Me, therefore will I deliver him; I will set him on high, because he hath known My name.
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Psalm 91:14 TNIV
"Because they love me," says the LORD, "I will rescue them; I will protect them, for they acknowledge my name.
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Psalm 91:14 WEB
"Because he has set his love on me, therefore I will deliver him. I will set him on high, because he has known my name.
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Psalm 91:14 WYC
(For God saith,) For he hoped in me, I shall deliver him (For God saith, Because he loved me, I shall save him); I shall defend him, for he knew my name.
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Psalm 91:14 YLT
Because in Me he hath delighted, I also deliver him -- I set him on high, Because he hath known My name.
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Psalms 91 Commentary - Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Concise)

Chapter 91

The safety of those who have God for their refuge. (1-8) Their favour with Him. (9-16)

Verses 1-8 He that by faith chooses God for his protector, shall find all in him that he needs or can desire. And those who have found the comfort of making the Lord their refuge, cannot but desire that others may do so. The spiritual life is protected by Divine grace from the temptations of Satan, which are as the snares of the fowler, and from the contagion of sin, which is a noisome pestilence. Great security is promised to believers in the midst of danger. Wisdom shall keep them from being afraid without cause, and faith shall keep them from being unduly afraid. Whatever is done, our heavenly Father's will is done; and we have no reason to fear. God's people shall see, not only God's promises fulfilled, but his threatenings. Then let sinners come unto the Lord upon his mercy-seat, through the Redeemer's name; and encourage others to trust in him also.

Verses 9-16 Whatever happens, nothing shall hurt the believer; though trouble and affliction befal, it shall come, not for his hurt, but for good, though for the present it be not joyous but grievous. Those who rightly know God, will set their love upon him. They by prayer constantly call upon him. His promise is, that he will in due time deliver the believer out of trouble, and in the mean time be with him in trouble. The Lord will manage all his worldly concerns, and preserve his life on earth, so long as it shall be good for him. For encouragement in this he looks unto Jesus. He shall live long enough; till he has done the work he was sent into this world for, and is ready for heaven. Who would wish to live a day longer than God has some work to do, either by him or upon him? A man may die young, yet be satisfied with living. But a wicked man is not satisfied even with long life. At length the believer's conflict ends; he has done for ever with trouble, sin, and temptation.

Psalms 91 Commentary - Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

PSALM 91

Psalms 91:1-16 . David is the most probable author; and the pestilence, mentioned in 2 Samuel 24:13-15 , the most probable of any special occasion to which the Psalm may refer. The changes of person allowable in poetry are here frequently made.

1. dwelleth in the secret place--( Psalms 27:5 , 31:20 ) denotes nearness to God. Such as do so abide or lodge secure from assaults, and can well use the terms of trust in Psalms 91:2 .

3. snares . . . [and] . . . noisome pestilence--literally, "plagues of mischiefs" ( Psalms 5:9 , 52:7 ), are expressive figures for various evils.

4. For the first figure compare Deuteronomy 32:11 , Matthew 23:37 .
buckler--literally, "surrounding"--that is, a kind of shield covering all over.

5. terror--or, what causes it ( Proverbs 20:2 ).
by night--then aggravated.
arrow--that is, of enemies.

7, 8. The security is more valuable, as being special, and, therefore, evidently of God; and while ten thousands of the wicked fall, the righteous are in such safety that they only see the calamity.

9-12. This exemption from evil is the result of trust in God, who employs angels as ministering spirits ( Hebrews 1:14 ).

13. Even the fiercest, strongest, and most insidious animals may be trampled on with impunity.

14-16. God Himself speaks (compare Psalms 46:10 , Psalms 75:2 Psalms 75:3 ). All the terms to express safety and peace indicate the most undoubting confidence (compare Psalms 18:2 , 20:1 , 22:5 ).
set his love--that of the most ardent kind.

16. show him--literally, "make him see" ( Psalms 50:23 , Luke 2:30 ).