Psalms 116:1

1 I love the LORD, for he heard my voice; he heard my cry for mercy.

Psalms 116:1 in Other Translations

KJV
1 I love the LORD, because he hath heard my voice and my supplications.
ESV
1 I love the LORD, because he has heard my voice and my pleas for mercy.
NLT
1 I love the LORD because he hears my voice and my prayer for mercy.
MSG
1 I love God because he listened to me, listened as I begged for mercy.
CSB
1 I love the Lord because He has heard my appeal for mercy.

Psalms 116:1 In-Context

1 I love the LORD, for he heard my voice; he heard my cry for mercy.
2 Because he turned his ear to me, I will call on him as long as I live.
3 The cords of death entangled me, the anguish of the grave came over me; I was overcome by distress and sorrow.
4 Then I called on the name of the LORD: “LORD, save me!”
5 The LORD is gracious and righteous; our God is full of compassion.

Cross References 3

  • 1. Psalms 18:1
  • 2. S Psalms 31:22; S Psalms 40:1; Psalms 66:19
  • 3. S Psalms 6:9; S Psalms 28:2
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