Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Jerusalem—the mountains surround her.
And the Lord surrounds His people,
both now and forever.

New American Standard Bible

As the mountains surround Jerusalem, So the LORD surrounds His people From this time forth and forever.

King James Version

As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about his people from henceforth even for ever.

International Standard Version

Just as mountains encircle Jerusalem, so the LORD encircles his people, from now to eternity.

A Conservative Version

As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so LORD is round about his people from this time forth and for evermore.

American Standard Version

As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, So Jehovah is round about his people From this time forth and for evermore.

Amplified

As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the Lord is round about His people from this time forth and forever.

Darby Translation

Jerusalem! mountains are round about her, and Jehovah is round about his people, from henceforth and for evermore.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about his people from now on even for ever.

Julia Smith Translation

Jerusalem, the mountains are round about to her; and Jehovah is round about to his people from now and even to forever.

King James 2000

As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about his people from this time forth even forever.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[As] mountains [are] round about Jerusalem, so Yahweh [is] round about his people, from now until forever.

Modern King James verseion

As the mountains are all around Jerusalem, so Jehovah is all around His people from this time and forever.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The hills stand about Jerusalem; even so standeth the LORD round about his people, from this time forth for evermore.

NET Bible

As the mountains surround Jerusalem, so the Lord surrounds his people, now and forevermore.

New Heart English Bible

As the mountains surround Jerusalem, so the LORD surrounds his people from this time forth and forevermore.

Webster

As the mountains are round Jerusalem, so the LORD is around his people from henceforth even for ever.

World English Bible

As the mountains surround Jerusalem, so Yahweh surrounds his people from this time forth and forevermore.

Youngs Literal Translation

Jerusalem! mountains are round about her, And Jehovah is round about His people, From henceforth even unto the age.

Verse Picture

Devotionals

Devotionals about Psalm 125:2

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Images Psalm 125:2

Prayers for Psalm 125:2

Context Readings

Israel's Stability

1 A song of ascents.Those who trust in the Lord are like Mount Zion.
It cannot be shaken; it remains forever.
2 Jerusalem—the mountains surround her.
And the Lord surrounds His people,
both now and forever.
3 The scepter of the wicked will not remain
over the land allotted to the righteous,
so that the righteous will not apply their hands to injustice.


Cross References

Zechariah 2:5

The declaration of the Lord: “I will be a wall of fire around it, and I will be the glory within it.”

Deuteronomy 33:27

The God of old is your dwelling place,
and underneath are the everlasting arms.
He drives out the enemy before you
and commands, “Destroy!”

Psalm 34:7

The Angel of the Lord encamps
around those who fear Him, and rescues them.

Psalm 121:8

The Lord will protect your coming and going
both now and forever.

Isaiah 4:5

Then the Lord will create a cloud of smoke by day and a glowing flame of fire by night over the entire site of Mount Zion and over its assemblies. For there will be a canopy over all the glory,

Lamentations 4:12

?LamedThe kings of the earth
and all the world’s inhabitants did not believe
that an enemy or adversary
could enter Jerusalem’s gates.

John 10:28-29

I give them eternal life, and they will never perish—ever! No one will snatch them out of My hand.

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