Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

God is our refuge and strength, A very present help in trouble.

King James Version

{To the chief Musician for the sons of Korah, A Song upon Alamoth.} God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.

Holman Bible

God is our refuge and strength, a helper who is always found in times of trouble.

International Standard Version

God is our refuge and strength, a great help in times of distress.

A Conservative Version

God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.

American Standard Version

God is our refuge and strength, A very present help in trouble.

Amplified

God is our Refuge and Strength [mighty and impenetrable to temptation], a very present and well-proved help in trouble.

Bible in Basic English

God is our harbour and our strength, a very present help in trouble.

Darby Translation

{To the chief Musician. Of the sons of Korah. On Alamoth. A song.} God is our refuge and strength, a help in distresses, very readily found.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in tribulation.

Julia Smith Translation

To the overseer for the sons of Korah, with the female voice: a song. O God, to us refuge and strength, helping greatly, being found in straits

King James 2000

[To the Chief Musician for the sons of Korah. A song upon alamoth.] God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.

Lexham Expanded Bible

God [is] our refuge and strength, a very sufficient help in troubles.

Modern King James verseion

To the Chief Musician. For the sons of Korah. A Song "For the Virgins". God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

{To the Chanter, a song of the children of Korah upon Alamoth} God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.

NET Bible

For the music director; by the Korahites; according to the alamoth style; a song. God is our strong refuge; he is truly our helper in times of trouble.

New Heart English Bible

God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.

The Emphasized Bible

God - for us, is a refuge and strength, A help in distresses, soon found.

Webster

To the chief Musician for the sons of Korah, A Song upon Alamoth. God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.

World English Bible

God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.

Youngs Literal Translation

To the Overseer. -- By sons of Korah. 'For the Virgins.' -- A song. God is to us a refuge and strength, A help in adversities found most surely.

Verse Picture

References

Images Psalm 46:1

Context Readings

A Royal Wedding Song

1 God is our refuge and strength, A very present help in trouble. 2 Therefore we will not fear, though the earth should change And though the mountains slip into the heart of the sea;



Cross References

Psalm 62:7-8

On God my salvation and my glory rest; The rock of my strength, my refuge is in God.

Psalm 145:18

The LORD is near to all who call upon Him, To all who call upon Him in truth.

Psalm 46:11

The LORD of hosts is with us; The God of Jacob is our stronghold. Selah.

Genesis 22:14

Abraham called the name of that place The LORD Will Provide, as it is said to this day, "In the mount of the LORD it will be provided."

Deuteronomy 4:7

"For what great nation is there that has a god so near to it as is the LORD our God whenever we call on Him?

Psalm 9:9

The LORD also will be a stronghold for the oppressed, A stronghold in times of trouble;

Psalm 14:6

You would put to shame the counsel of the afflicted, But the LORD is his refuge.

2 Samuel 22:17-20

"He sent from on high, He took me; He drew me out of many waters.

Psalm 46:7

The LORD of hosts is with us; The God of Jacob is our stronghold. Selah.

Psalm 91:1-9

He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High Will abide in the shadow of the Almighty.

Proverbs 14:26

In the fear of the LORD there is strong confidence, And his children will have refuge.

Proverbs 18:10

The name of the LORD is a strong tower; The righteous runs into it and is safe.

Hebrews 6:18

so that by two unchangeable things in which it is impossible for God to lie, we who have taken refuge would have strong encouragement to take hold of the hope set before us.

Psalm 84:1

How lovely are Your dwelling places, O LORD of hosts!

Psalm 85:1

O LORD, You showed favor to Your land; You restored the captivity of Jacob.

1 Chronicles 15:20

and Zechariah, Aziel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Unni, Eliab, Maaseiah and Benaiah, with harps tuned to alamoth;

Psalm 48:1

Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised, In the city of our God, His holy mountain.

Psalm 66:1

Shout joyfully to God, all the earth;

Psalm 87:1

His foundation is in the holy mountains.

Psalm 142:5

I cried out to You, O LORD; I said, "You are my refuge, My portion in the land of the living.

Luke 13:34

"O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the city that kills the prophets and stones those sent to her! How often I wanted to gather your children together, just as a hen gathers her brood under her wings, and you would not have it!



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