Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

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

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

For the choir director. A song of the sons of Korah. According to Alamoth.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.

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

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Fausets

Images Psalm 46:1

Context Readings

A Royal Wedding Song

1 God [is] our refuge and strength, a very sufficient help in troubles. 2 Therefore we will not fear though [the] earth change, and though the mountains totter into [the] {midst} of [the] sea,



Cross References

Psalm 62:7-8

On God [rests] my salvation and my glory; God is my strong rock, my refuge.

Psalm 145:18

Yahweh [is] near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth.

Psalm 46:11

Yahweh of Hosts [is] with us; the God of Jacob [is] our [high] stronghold.

Genesis 22:14

And Abraham called the name of that place "Yahweh {will provide}," {for which reason} it is said today, "on the mountain of Yahweh {it shall be provided}."

Deuteronomy 4:7

For what great nation [has] for it a god near to it as Yahweh our God, whenever we call [upon] him?

Psalm 9:9

And Yahweh will be a stronghold for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of distress.

Psalm 14:6

You would put to shame [the] plan of [the] poor, because Yahweh [is] his refuge.

2 Samuel 22:17-20

He sent from a high position [and] took me; he drew me from mighty waters.

Psalm 46:7

Yahweh of hosts [is] with us; our [high] stronghold [is] the God of Jacob. Selah

Psalm 91:1-9

[One who] lives in the secret place of the Most High will lodge in the shadow of Shaddai.

Proverbs 14:26

In the fear of Yahweh, there is confidence of strength, and for his children, there will be refuge.

Proverbs 18:10

A tower of strength is the name of Yahweh; into him the righteous will run and be safe.

Hebrews 6:18

in order that through two unchangeable things, in which [it is] impossible for God to lie, we who have taken refuge may have powerful encouragement to hold fast to the hope set before [us],

Psalm 84:1

How lovely [are] your dwelling places, O Yahweh of hosts!

Psalm 85:1

O Yahweh, you favored your land. You restored the fortunes of Jacob.

1 Chronicles 15:20

Zechariah, Aziel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Unni, Eliab, Maaseiah, and Benaiah [were to play] on harps according to Alamoth;

Psalm 48:1

Yahweh [is] great and very worthy of praise in the city of our God, in his {holy mountain}.

Psalm 66:1

Shout joyfully to God, all the earth.

Psalm 87:1

His foundation [is] on [the] holy mountains.

Psalm 142:5

I cry out to you, O Yahweh. I say, "You [are] my refuge, my portion in the land of the living."

Luke 13:34

"Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the one who kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to her! How many times I wanted to gather your children together {the way} a hen [gathers] her own brood under [her] wings, and you were not willing!

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