Psalms 124:1

“(A Song of degrees of David.) If it had not been the LORD who was on our side, now may Israel say;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

[A song of degrees of Dauid.] If it had not bene the Lord who was on our side: nowe may Israel say:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Had it not been the LORD who was on our side, Let Israel now say,"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

If it had not been Jehovah who was on our side, Let Israel now say,
- American Standard Version (1901)

<A Song of the going up. Of David.> If it had not been the Lord who was on our side (let Israel now say);
- Basic English Bible

{A Song of degrees. Of David.} If it had not been Jehovah who was for us -- oh let Israel say --
- Darby Bible

A Song of degrees of David. If it had not been the LORD who was on our side, now may Israel say;
- Webster's Bible

If it had not been Yahweh who was on our side, let Israel now say,
- World English Bible

A Song of the Ascents, by David. Save [for] Jehovah -- who hath been for us, (Pray, let Israel say),
- Youngs Literal Bible

A Song of Ascents; of David. 'If it had not been the LORD who was for us', let Israel now say;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 124

  • Barbara
    I think Psalm 121 is awesome. It's my favorite. I read and say it daily. Some times many times a day.
  • Bello Samuel
    God is the only sure keepers of our life
  • Deb
    story of my life: If it had not been for the Lord who was on my side...
  • Veronica
    Our help always comes from the lord who made heaven and earth and will always rescue and be by our side in time of trouble, praise the lord.
  • Geraldine cole
    This is your prayer Vick Paul 's if u belong to god all u have to do is pray your self Father God in Jesus Name I repent for my sins I ask u to forgive me .clean me from the inside out I accept u as my savior fill me with your Holy Ghost teach me how to live a Godly life and when u pray u must pray from a serious hart God will hear u and answere your prayer stay in the word reading ask God to lead u to a church that is preaching the whole word of God stop hanging with the wrong people who are the wrong people .the ones that try to lead u from God
  • Blessings for verse 2
    It is by the Lord who is by our side,He is a JUST JUDGE.

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