Parallel Verses

King James 2000

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

Holman Bible

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

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.

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.] They that trust in the LORD shall be as mount Zion, which cannot be removed, but abides forever. 2 As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about his people from this time forth even forever. 3 For the rod of the wicked shall not rest upon the lot of the righteous; lest the righteous put forth their hands unto iniquity.


Cross References

Zechariah 2:5

For I, says the LORD, will be unto her a wall of fire round about, and will be the glory in the midst of her.

Deuteronomy 33:27

The eternal God is your refuge, and underneath are the everlasting arms: and he shall thrust out the enemy from before you; and shall say, Destroy them.

Psalm 34:7

The angel of the LORD encamps round about them that fear him, and delivers them.

Psalm 121:8

The LORD shall preserve your going out and your coming in from this time forth, and even forevermore.

Isaiah 4:5

And the LORD will create upon every dwelling place of mount Zion, and upon her assemblies, a cloud and smoke by day, and the shining of a flaming fire by night: for upon all the glory shall be a covering.

Lamentations 4:12

The kings of the earth, and all the inhabitants of the world, would not have believed that the adversary and the enemy should have entered into the gates of Jerusalem.

John 10:28-29

And I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand.

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