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

  • Richard Rajamanick
    My blessings everyday and this confirms His presence surrounds with me all the day wherever I go and whatever I do. A marvellous comfort and confidence to be on.
  • Anita Brown
    I read this chapter everyday that I can it's been on going for years.It keeps me feeling safe and protected by GOD,it gives me strength to go on everyday I Love GOD and this chapter.AMEN
  • My name is Anthony Brown
    this Psalms everyday in God guide and protect each and every day as my word when I asked him for thank God he has blessed me each and every day and every minute
  • Natalie Davis-Lewis
    The book of Psalms is so comforting,I have been memorizing some of chapters from childhood.It is indeed a blessing.
  • 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.

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