Psalms 146:3

3 Do not put your trust in princes, in human beings, who cannot save.

Psalms 146:3 in Other Translations

KJV
3 Put not your trust in princes, nor in the son of man, in whom there is no help.
ESV
3 Put not your trust in princes, in a son of man, in whom there is no salvation.
NLT
3 Don’t put your confidence in powerful people; there is no help for you there.
MSG
3 Don't put your life in the hands of experts who know nothing of life, of salvation life.
CSB
3 Do not trust in nobles, in man, who cannot save.

Psalms 146:3 In-Context

1 Praise the LORD.Praise the LORD, my soul.
2 I will praise the LORD all my life; I will sing praise to my God as long as I live.
3 Do not put your trust in princes, in human beings, who cannot save.
4 When their spirit departs, they return to the ground; on that very day their plans come to nothing.
5 Blessed are those whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the LORD their God.

Cross References 2

  • 1. Psalms 118:9
  • 2. Psalms 60:11; S Psalms 108:12; Isaiah 2:22
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