Psalms 121:1

“(A Song of degrees.) I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

[A song of degrees.] I will lift vp mine eyes vnto the hilles: from whence commeth my helpe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I will lift up my eyes to the mountains; From where shall my help come?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I will lift up mine eyes unto the mountains: From whence shall my help come?
- American Standard Version (1901)

<A Song of the going up.> My eyes are lifted up to the hills: O where will my help come from?
- Basic English Bible

{A Song of degrees.} I lift up mine eyes unto the mountains: whence shall my help come?
- Darby Bible

A Song of degrees. I will lift up my eyes to the hills, from whence cometh my help.
- Webster's Bible

I will lift up my eyes to the hills. Where does my help come from?
- World English Bible

A Song of the Ascents. I lift up mine eyes unto the hills, Whence doth my help come?
- Youngs Literal Bible

A Song of Ascents. I will lift up mine eyes unto the mountains: from whence shall my help come?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 121:1


121:1 Hills - To Sion and Moriah, which are called the holy mountains.


Discussion for Psalms 121

  • Charles
    Indeed God of Isreal is our defence always. He is our refuge always.
  • Patrick ilori
    God is alive and with him we can never watch in vain.
  • BSP
    Verse 4 shows that God is always at his peak and He never gets drowsy or goes to sleep. He guards us 24/7. God is the most reliable and surest source of protection for his people.
  • Gennie seawood
    We must trust in God for our protection in every day life.
  • Marie CHERLINE MULLER
    I LOVE THIS SONG VERY MUCH... IT GIVE ME COMFORT WHEN I DOWN...
  • Marjorie Shorey
    I will lift up mine eyes unto the hill, I can always depend on him for help because I know where it has come from. He is my keeper he is my everything the sun shall smite thee he is there for me.

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