Psalms 121:6

“The sun shall not smite thee by day, nor the moon by night.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The sunne shall not smite thee by day; nor the moone by night.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The sun will not smite you by day, Nor the moon by night.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The sun shall not smite thee by day, Nor the moon by night.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You will not be touched by the sun in the day, or by the moon at night.
- Basic English Bible

The sun shall not smite thee by day, nor the moon by night.
- Darby Bible

The sun shall not smite thee by day, nor the moon by night.
- Webster's Bible

The sun will not harm you by day, nor the moon by night.
- World English Bible

By day the sun doth not smite thee, Nor the moon by night.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The sun shall not smite thee by day, nor the moon by night.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 121:6


121:6 Smite - With excessive heat. Moon - With that cold and moisture which come into the air by it. Intemperate heats and colds are the springs of many diseases.


Discussion for Psalms 121

  • Edie
    Thank you lord for your protection,you are great lord Jesus every thing written about you is great.
  • Angela DiGiacomo
    I need help with the challenges in my life. Please Jesus help all of us. Thes prayers give me confidence for the day.
  • Mildred Wright
    I sing glory, glory to the God of all creation, bless His holy name forever. God is a miracle working God. He does keep us.
    Praise His Holy Name
    Amen.
  • Allan koipah
    Comment*the psalm gives me strength and confidence my first thing every morning share it and you will be blessed amen
  • C.H
    I love this prayer it give me a peace of mind each time I say this psalm and it remined me that God is protecting me .
  • Victor Davis
    First and fore most I give thank to our GOD. As I were reading this I stricture I learn that it wasn't me who was keeping may family safe at night it was the LORD our God. A God that neither slumber nor sleep he watch over all the day long. The right hand is the working hand.The LORD is thy keeper: the LORD is thy shade upon thy right hand..Amen

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