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Psalm 91:3 ASV
For he will deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, And from the deadly pestilence.
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Psalm 91:3 BBE
He will take you out of the bird-net, and keep you safe from wasting disease.
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Psalm 91:3 CEB
God will save you from the hunter's trap and from deadly sickness.
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Psalm 91:3 CJB
he will rescue you from the trap of the hunter and from the plague of calamities;
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Psalm 91:3 RHE
(90-3) For he hath delivered me from the snare of the hunters: and from the sharp word.
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Psalm 91:3 ESV
For he will deliver you from the snare of the fowler and from the deadly pestilence.
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Psalm 91:3 GW
He is the one who will rescue you from hunters' traps and from deadly plagues.
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Psalm 91:3 GNT
He will keep you safe from all hidden dangers and from all deadly diseases.
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Psalm 91:3 HNV
For he will deliver you from the snare of the fowler, From the deadly pestilence.
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Psalm 91:3 CSB
He Himself will deliver you from the hunter's net, from the destructive plague.
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Psalm 91:3 KJV
Surely he shall deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, and from the noisome pestilence.
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Psalm 91:3 LEB
For he will deliver you from [the] snare of [the] fowler, from [the] plague of destruction.
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Psalm 91:3 NAS
For it is He who delivers you from the snare of the trapper And from the deadly pestilence.
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Psalm 91:3 NCV
God will save you from hidden traps and from deadly diseases.
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Psalm 91:3 NIRV
He will certainly save you from hidden traps and from deadly sickness.
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Psalm 91:3 NIV
Surely he will save you from the fowler's snare and from the deadly pestilence.
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Psalm 91:3 NKJV
Surely He shall deliver you from the snare of the fowler And from the perilous pestilence.
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Psalm 91:3 NLT
For he will rescue you from every trap and protect you from the fatal plague.
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Psalm 91:3 NRS
For he will deliver you from the snare of the fowler and from the deadly pestilence;
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Psalm 91:3 RSV
For he will deliver you from the snare of the fowler and from the deadly pestilence;
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Psalm 91:3 DBY
Surely *he* shall deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, [and] from the destructive pestilence.
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Psalm 91:3 MSG
That's right - he rescues you from hidden traps, shields you from deadly hazards.
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Psalm 91:3 WBT
Surely he shall deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, [and] from the noisome pestilence.
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Psalm 91:3 TMB
Surely He shall deliver thee from the snare of the fowler and from the noisome pestilence.
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Psalm 91:3 TNIV
Surely he will save you from the fowler's snare and from the deadly pestilence.
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Psalm 91:3 WEB
For he will deliver you from the snare of the fowler, From the deadly pestilence.
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Psalm 91:3 WYC
For he delivered me from the snare of hunters; and from a sharp word. (For he shall save me from the hunter's snare; and from a sharp word.)
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Psalm 91:3 YLT
For He delivereth thee from the snare of a fowler, From a calamitous pestilence.
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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 ).