Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

He will send help from heaven to deliver me from those who harass and despise me. Interlude God will send his gracious love and truth.

New American Standard Bible

He will send from heaven and save me; He reproaches him who tramples upon me Selah God will send forth His lovingkindness and His truth.

King James Version

He shall send from heaven, and save me from the reproach of him that would swallow me up. Selah. God shall send forth his mercy and his truth.

Holman Bible

He reaches down from heaven and saves me,
challenging the one who tramples me.Selah
God sends His faithful love and truth.

A Conservative Version

He will send from heaven, and save me [from] the reproach of him who would swallow me up. Selah. God will send forth his loving kindness and his truth.

American Standard Version

He will send from heaven, and save me, When he that would swallow me up reproacheth; Selah God will send forth his lovingkindness and his truth.

Amplified

He will send from heaven and save me from the slanders and reproaches of him who would trample me down or swallow me up, and He will put him to shame. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]! God will send forth His mercy and loving-kindness and His truth and faithfulness.

Bible in Basic English

He will send from heaven, and take me from the power of him whose desire is for my destruction. God will send out his mercy and his good faith.

Darby Translation

He will send from the heavens and save me; he hath covered with reproach him that would swallow me up. Selah. God hath sent forth his loving-kindness and his truth.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

He shall send from the heavens and save me from the reproach of him that would swallow me up. Selah. God shall send forth his mercy and his truth.

Julia Smith Translation

He will send from the heavens and he will save me; he rebuked him panting after me. Silence. God will send forth his mercy and his truth.

King James 2000

He shall send from heaven, and save me from the reproach of him that would swallow me up. Selah. God shall send forth his mercy and his truth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He will send from heaven and save me; he will reproach [the] one who tramples me. Selah God will send his loyal love and his faithfulness.

Modern King James verseion

He shall send from Heaven, and save me from the scorn of him who would swallow me up. Selah. God shall send forth His mercy and His truth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He shall send from heaven, and save me from the reproof of him that would swallow me up. Selah. God shall send forth his mercy and truth.

NET Bible

May he send help from heaven and deliver me from my enemies who hurl insults! (Selah) May God send his loyal love and faithfulness!

New Heart English Bible

He will send from heaven, and save me, he rebukes the one who is pursuing me. Selah. God will send out his loving kindness and his truth.

The Emphasized Bible

He will send out of heaven, that he may save me, He who is panting for me, hath reproached. Selah.God will send out his lovingkindness and his faithfulness.

Webster

He shall send from heaven, and save me from the reproach of him that would swallow me up. Selah. God shall send forth his mercy and his truth.

World English Bible

He will send from heaven, and save me, he rebukes the one who is pursuing me. Selah. God will send out his loving kindness and his truth.

Youngs Literal Translation

He sendeth from the heaven, and saveth me, He reproached -- who is panting after me. Selah. God sendeth forth His kindness and His truth.

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Praise For God's Protection

2 I call upon the God Most High; to the God who completes what he began in me. 3 He will send help from heaven to deliver me from those who harass and despise me. Interlude God will send his gracious love and truth. 4 I am surrounded by lions. I lie down with those who burn with fire that is, with people whose teeth are like spears and arrows whose tongues are like sharp swords.


Cross References

Psalm 40:11

LORD, do not withhold your mercy from me, for your gracious love and truthfulness will keep me safe continuously.

Psalm 43:3

Send forth your light and your truth so they may guide me. Let them bring me to your holy mountain and to your dwelling places.

Psalm 56:1-2

Have mercy on me, God, because men have harassed me. Those who oppress me have fought against me all day long.

Numbers 23:24

Look! The people are like lions. Like the lion, he rises up! He does not lie down again until he has consumed his prey and drunk the blood of the slain."

Job 31:31

People in my household have said, "We cannot find anyone who has not been satisfied with his meat,' haven't they?

Psalm 18:6-50

In my distress I cried to the LORD; to my God I cried for help. From his Temple he heard my voice; my cry reached his ears.

Psalm 61:7

May he be enthroned before God forever; Appoint your gracious love and truth to guard him.

Psalm 144:5-7

Bow your heavens, LORD, and descend; touch the mountains, and they will smolder.

Micah 3:2-3

you who despise good and love evil, who tear off the skin of my people, along with the flesh from their bones.

Matthew 28:2-6

Suddenly, there was a powerful earthquake, because an angel of the Lord had come down from heaven, approached the stone, rolled it away, and was sitting on top of it.

John 1:17

because while the Law was given through Moses, grace and truth came through Jesus the Messiah.

Acts 12:11

Then Peter came to himself and said, "Now I'm sure that the Lord has sent his angel and rescued me from Herod and from everything the Jewish people were expecting!"

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