Parallel Verses

King James 2000

O GOD the Lord, the strength of my salvation, you have covered my head in the day of battle.

New American Standard Bible

“O God the Lord, the strength of my salvation,
You have covered my head in the day of battle.

King James Version

O GOD the Lord, the strength of my salvation, thou hast covered my head in the day of battle.

Holman Bible

Lord God, my strong Savior,
You shield my head on the day of battle.

International Standard Version

LORD, my Lord, my strong deliverer, you have protected my head in the time of battle.

A Conservative Version

O lord LORD, the strength of my salvation, thou have covered my head in the day of battle.

American Standard Version

O Jehovah the Lord, the strength of my salvation, Thou hast covered my head in the day of battle.

Amplified


“O God the Lord, the strength of my salvation,
You have covered my head in the day of battle.

Bible in Basic English

O Lord God, the strength of my salvation, you have been a cover over my head in the day of the fight.

Darby Translation

Jehovah, the Lord, is the strength of my salvation: thou hast covered my head in the day of battle.

Julia Smith Translation

O Jehovah my Lord, the strength of my salvation, thou didst cover for my head in the day of weapons.

Lexham Expanded Bible

O Yahweh, my Lord, the strength of my salvation, you have covered my head in [the] day of battle.

Modern King James verseion

O Lord Jehovah, the strength of my salvation, You have covered my head in the day of battle.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

O LORD. O LORD God, thou strength of my health; thou hast covered my head in the day of battle.

NET Bible

O sovereign Lord, my strong deliverer, you shield my head in the day of battle.

New Heart English Bible

LORD, the Lord, the strength of my salvation, you have covered my head in the day of battle.

The Emphasized Bible

O Yahweh, My Lord, my saving strength, thou hast screened my head in the day of battle.

Webster

O GOD the Lord, the strength of my salvation, thou hast covered my head in the day of battle.

World English Bible

Yahweh, the Lord, the strength of my salvation, you have covered my head in the day of battle.

Youngs Literal Translation

O Jehovah, my Lord, strength of my salvation, Thou hast covered my head in the day of armour.

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Prayer For Rescue

6 I said unto the LORD, you are my God: hear the voice of my supplications, O LORD. 7 O GOD the Lord, the strength of my salvation, you have covered my head in the day of battle. 8 Grant not, O LORD, the desires of the wicked: further not his wicked device; lest they exalt themselves. Selah.


Cross References

Psalm 144:10

It is he that gives salvation unto kings: who delivers David his servant from the hurtful sword.

Deuteronomy 33:27-29

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.

1 Samuel 17:36-37

Your servant slew both the lion and the bear: and this uncircumcised Philistine shall be as one of them, seeing he has defied the armies of the living God.

1 Samuel 17:45-51

Then said David to the Philistine, You come to me with a sword, and with a spear, and with a shield: but I come to you in the name of the LORD of hosts, the God of the armies of Israel, whom you have defied.

2 Samuel 8:6

Then David put garrisons in Syria of Damascus: and the Syrians became servants to David, and brought gifts. And the LORD preserved David wherever he went.

2 Samuel 8:14

And he put garrisons in Edom; throughout all Edom put he garrisons, and all they of Edom became David's servants. And the LORD preserved David wherever he went.

Psalm 18:1-2

[To the Chief Musician. A Psalm of David the servant of the LORD, who spoke to the LORD the words of this song on the day that the LORD delivered him from the hand of all his enemies, and from the hand of Saul. And he said,] I will love you, O LORD, my strength.

Psalm 18:35

You have also given me the shield of your salvation: and your right hand has held me up, and your gentleness has made me great.

Psalm 27:1

[A Psalm of David.] The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?

Psalm 28:7-8

The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusted in him, and I am helped: therefore my heart greatly rejoices; and with my song will I praise him.

Psalm 59:17

Unto you, O my Strength, will I sing: for God is my defense, and the God of my mercy.

Psalm 62:2

He only is my rock and my salvation; he is my defense; I shall not be greatly moved.

Psalm 62:7

In God is my salvation and my glory: the rock of my strength, and my refuge, is in God.

Psalm 89:26

He shall cry unto me, You are my father, my God, and the rock of my salvation.

Psalm 95:1

O come, let us sing unto the LORD: let us make a joyful noise to the rock of our salvation.

Isaiah 12:2

Behold, God is my salvation; I will trust, and not be afraid: for the LORD GOD is my strength and my song; he also has become my salvation.

King James Version Public Domain

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org

American Standard Version Public Domain

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain