Psalms 118:8

It is better to trust in the LORD than to put confidence in man.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

It is better to trust in the Lord: then to put confidence in man.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

It is better to take refuge in the LORD Than to trust in man.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

It is better to take refuge in Jehovah Than to put confidence in man.
- American Standard Version (1901)

It is better to have faith in the Lord than to put one's hope in man.
- Basic English Bible

It is better to trust in Jehovah than to put confidence in man;
- Darby Bible

It is better to trust in the LORD than to put confidence in man.
- Webster's Bible

It is better to take refuge in Yahweh, than to put confidence in man.
- World English Bible

Better to take refuge in Jehovah than to trust in man,
- Youngs Literal Bible

It is better to take refuge in the LORD than to trust in man.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Psalms 118

  • Robby Charles
    I'm so happy to know his mercy endureth for ever I just love the LORD! And won't him guide my life.I need Jesus.
  • Brefo Kwaku
    We are always blessed to see the new day and must be thankful to the Lord for that,Glory be to his name AMEN!!
  • Ms. Kay for verse 24
    How lucky we are to be given each day . This reminds us of that , and each day is very special . We are blessed !
  • Pastor Marilyn Swinney
    I TH NK AND PRAISE GOD THAT WE CAN STAND ON HIS PROMISES FOR WHEREVER OUR JOURNEY MAY LEADS US,,,THAT WHATEVER STATE YOU MAY BE IN THAT OUR FATHER STILL DESERVES OUR PRAISES BECAUSE GREAT IS HIS LOVE TOWARDS US!!!
  • Sulueti for verse 17
    it just amazed me to see that god himself has made that possible for us to live the years he has promised 70 i know that whatever the devil may try to take me away by diseases i know my verse is psalm 118:17 and i owned in JESUS
  • Sis. Bonnie
    A friend came by house today and felt the need to share chapter 118 with me and my mom. Before we could complete reading, we were giving all praises to the King of Glory who will forever keep us in the center of ' 'HIS ' ' will. ' 'HIS ' ' grace is sufficient. ' 'GOD bless the receiver of ' 'HIS ' ' Word.

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