Psalms 27:1

“(A Psalm of David.) The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

[A Psalme of Dauid.] The Lord is my light, and my saluation, whome shal I feare? the Lord is the strength of my life, of whō shall I be afraid?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The LORD is my light and my salvation; Whom shall I fear? The LORD is the defense of my life; Whom shall I dread?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jehovah is my light and my salvation; Whom shall I fear? Jehovah is the strength of my life; Of whom shall I be afraid?
- American Standard Version (1901)

<Of David.> The Lord is my light and my salvation; who is then a cause of fear to me? the Lord is the strength of my life; who is a danger to me?
- Basic English Bible

{[A Psalm] of David.} Jehovah is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? Jehovah is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?
- Darby Bible

A Psalm of David. The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh is my light and my salvation. Whom shall I fear? Yahweh is the strength of my life. Of whom shall I be afraid?
- World English Bible

By David. Jehovah [is] my light and my salvation, Whom do I fear? Jehovah [is] the strength of my life, Of whom am I afraid?
- Youngs Literal Bible

A Psalm of David. The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 27

  • Norm
    O LORD, our Father, our Saviour: teach us who seek thee in truth, that we may know You will save us from wrath! In CHRIST JESUS is life everlasting. Amen. Psalms 27:5 For in the time of trouble he shall hide me in his pavilion: in the secret of his tabernacle shall he hide me he shall set me up upon a rock. 28:1 A Psalm of David. Unto thee will I cry, O LORD my rock be not silent to me: lest, if thou be silent to me, I become like them that go down into the pit. 8 The LORD is their strength, and he is the saving strength of his anointed. 9 Save thy people, and bless thine inheritance: feed them also, and lift them up for ever.
  • April London
    I love it because it have all you need and want in it to help you in life of whatever you or gone through. This my mind deliver.!!
  • Jackie young
    It is a good book
  • Marcia morris
    I love this bible so much.eazy to read eazy to find chapter.
  • Sherron singleon
    No.matter..what..Christ.Jesus s always. Oir strength...tanks. Father..for.u we cant do t make it without u. Amen. Abba
  • 1 quiet person
    The good Lord God will keep your mind, body, spirit, soul, and emotions from ruins of the enemies and destroyer and will give and show you love, guideance, peace, and prosperity because He cares for you and this is towards me and I go against every liar and deceiver of His words because I am His own and the rest is dung.