Parallel Verses

King James Version

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

New American Standard Bible

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

Holman Bible

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

Darby Translation

Salvation is of Jehovah; thy blessing is 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.


Devotionals about Psalm 3:8

Images Psalm 3:8

Context Readings

Confidence In Troubled Times

7 Arise, O LORD; save me, O my God: for thou hast smitten all mine enemies upon the cheek bone; thou hast broken the teeth of the ungodly. 8 Salvation belongeth unto the LORD: thy blessing is upon thy people. Selah.

Cross References

Isaiah 43:11

I, even I, am the LORD; and beside me there is no saviour.

Psalm 29:11

The LORD will give strength unto his people; the LORD will bless his people with peace.

Psalm 37:39-40

But the salvation of the righteous is of the LORD: he is their strength in the time of trouble.

Jeremiah 3:23

Truly in vain is salvation hoped for from the hills, and from the multitude of mountains: truly in the LORD our God is the salvation of Israel.

Hosea 13:4

Yet I am the LORD thy God from the land of Egypt, and thou shalt know no god but me: for there is no saviour beside me.

Jonah 2:9

But I will sacrifice unto thee with the voice of thanksgiving; I will pay that that I have vowed. Salvation is of the LORD.

Revelation 7:10

And cried with a loud voice, saying, Salvation to our God which sitteth upon the throne, and unto the Lamb.

Revelation 19:1

And after these things I heard a great voice of much people in heaven, saying, Alleluia; Salvation, and glory, and honour, and power, unto the Lord our God:

Psalm 72:17

His name shall endure for ever: his name shall be continued as long as the sun: and men shall be blessed in him: all nations shall call him blessed.

Proverbs 21:31

The horse is prepared against the day of battle: but safety is of the LORD.

Isaiah 45:21-22

Tell ye, and bring them near; yea, let them take counsel together: who hath declared this from ancient time? who hath told it from that time? have not I the LORD? and there is no God else beside me; a just God and a Saviour; there is none beside me.

Acts 3:26

Unto you first God, having raised up his Son Jesus, sent him to bless you, in turning away every one of you from his iniquities.

Acts 4:12

Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved.

Ephesians 1:3

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who hath blessed us with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ:

Hebrews 6:14

Saying, Surely blessing I will bless thee, and multiplying I will multiply thee.

1 Peter 3:9

Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing: but contrariwise blessing; knowing that ye are thereunto called, that ye should inherit a blessing.

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