Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Salvation belongs to the Lord;
may Your blessing be on Your people.Selah

New American Standard Bible

Salvation belongs to the LORD; Your blessing be upon Your people! Selah.

King James Version

Salvation belongeth unto the LORD: thy blessing is upon thy people. Selah.

International Standard Version

Deliverance comes from the LORD! May your blessing be on your people. Interlude To the Director: With stringed instruments. A Davidic Psalm

A Conservative Version

Salvation belongs to LORD. Thy blessing be upon thy people. Selah.

American Standard Version

Salvation belongeth unto Jehovah: Thy blessing be upon thy people. Selah


Salvation belongs to the Lord; May Your blessing be upon Your people. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Darby Translation

Salvation is of Jehovah; thy blessing is upon thy people. Selah.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Salvation belongs unto the LORD; thy blessing shall be upon thy people. Selah.

Julia Smith Translation

To Jehovah salvation: upon thy people thy blessing. Silence.

King James 2000

Salvation belongs unto the LORD: your blessing is upon your people. Selah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

To Yahweh belongs deliverance; [may] your blessing [be] over your people. Selah

Modern King James verseion

Salvation belongs to Jehovah. Your blessing is on Your people. Selah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Salvation belongeth unto the LORD; and thy blessing is upon thy people.

NET Bible

The Lord delivers; you show favor to your people. (Selah)

New Heart English Bible

Salvation belongs to the LORD. Your blessing be on your people. Selah.

The Emphasized Bible

To Yahweh, belongeth Salvation! Upon thy people, be thy blessing. Selah.


Salvation belongeth to the LORD: thy blessing is upon thy people. Selah.

World English Bible

Salvation belongs to Yahweh. Your blessing be on your people. Selah. For the Chief Musician; on stringed instruments. A Psalm by David.

Youngs Literal Translation

Of Jehovah is this salvation; On Thy people is Thy blessing! Selah.

Verse Picture


Devotionals about Psalm 3:8

Images Psalm 3:8

Context Readings

Confidence In Troubled Times

7 Rise up, Lord!
Save me, my God!
You strike all my enemies on the cheek;
You break the teeth of the wicked.
8 Salvation belongs to the Lord;
may Your blessing be on Your people.Selah

Cross References

Isaiah 43:11

I, I am Yahweh,
and there is no other Savior but Me.

Psalm 29:11

The Lord gives His people strength;
the Lord blesses His people with peace.

Psalm 37:39-40

The salvation of the righteous is from the Lord,
their refuge in a time of distress.

Jeremiah 3:23

Surely, falsehood comes from the hills,
commotion from the mountains,
but the salvation of Israel
is only in the Lord our God.

Hosea 13:4

I have been Yahweh your God
ever since the land of Egypt;
you know no God but Me,
and no Savior exists besides Me.

Jonah 2:9

but as for me, I will sacrifice to You
with a voice of thanksgiving.
I will fulfill what I have vowed.
Salvation is from the Lord!

Revelation 7:10

And they cried out in a loud voice:Salvation belongs to our God,
who is seated on the throne,
and to the Lamb!

Revelation 19:1

After this I heard something like the loud voice of a vast multitude in heaven, saying:Hallelujah!
Salvation, glory, and power belong to our God,

Psalm 72:17

May his name endure forever;
as long as the sun shines,
may his fame increase.
May all nations be blessed by him
and call him blessed.

Proverbs 21:31

A horse is prepared for the day of battle,
but victory comes from the Lord.

Isaiah 45:21-22

Speak up and present your case
yes, let them take counsel together.
Who predicted this long ago?
Who announced it from ancient times?
Was it not I, Yahweh?
There is no other God but Me,
a righteous God and Savior;
there is no one except Me.

Acts 3:26

God raised up His Servant and sent Him first to you to bless you by turning each of you from your evil ways.”

Acts 4:12

There is salvation in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to people, and we must be saved by it.”

Ephesians 1:3

Praise the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavens.

Hebrews 6:14

I will indeed bless you,
and I will greatly multiply you.

1 Peter 3:9

not paying back evil for evil or insult for insult but, on the contrary, giving a blessing, since you were called for this, so that you can inherit a blessing.

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