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

  • Muwangu Teddy
    i much appreciate God ,that my life's sake he slumbers nor sleeps not.
  • Norman MORRISON
    "Behold, he that keepeth Israel shall neither slumber nor sleep...". That's Israel, the small country surrounded by those who would destroy it, the E.U., the U.N., B.D.S., Hamas, Hezbollah the P.L.O., Iran and many others. God bless America for its support.
  • Phyna
    Indeed the Lord said he will never sleep nor slumber over us therefore why should I be afraid of the evil one.this verse gives me confidence.builds and renews my trust and faith in God each time I read it.it brightens up my day and makes me very happy .it gives me more knowledge and makes me understand more who God is to me and how precious and important he is in my life.Hallelujah! He is my All!
  • Donya
    The entire book of Psalms is terrific.
  • Emmanuel Abologbon
    This plsam is so inspire which tells us to believe God because God is our protector , helper and provider
  • Cecilia kemunto isanda.
    Comment*this verse is inspiring. that God preserves us, he is our help, he cares and watches over us. our God assures us that he doesnt sleep.
    what a great Father we have. his grace is sufficient. amen. This is the verse I say every morning and I have a lot of courage to do many things.

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