Psalms 61:3

“For thou hast bene a shelter for me, and a strong tower from the enemy.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

For thou hast been a shelter for me, [and] a strong tower from the enemy.
- King James Version

For You have been a refuge for me, A tower of strength against the enemy.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For thou hast been a refuge for me, A strong tower from the enemy.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For you have been my secret place, and my high tower from those who made war on me.
- Basic English Bible

For thou hast been a refuge for me, a strong tower from before the enemy.
- Darby Bible

For thou hast been a shelter for me, and a strong tower from the enemy.
- Webster's Bible

For you have been a refuge for me, a strong tower from the enemy.
- World English Bible

For Thou hast been a refuge for me, A tower of strength because of the enemy.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(61:4) For Thou hast been a refuge for me, a tower of strength in the face of the enemy.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Psalms 61

  • John Pritchett
    I thank GOD For his Grace mercy and goodness , For the holy Ghost I remember where I got the Holy Ghost at my church were I stood and I m thankful it s a gift from GOD Acts 2:32 through 2:38! Plus more every thing about the HOLY GOAST in the BIBLE is real It didn t mean just back then it was given! GODS the same yesterday today tomorrow and always Speaking in Tongues is for real TY GOD!Love u
  • Cynthia holiday
    Bless the Lord for his wisdom, Bless him for my understanding of his word let it speak to my heart and spirit all the days of my beautiful long life Amen.
  • SUSAN MTHEMBU
    when my heart is overwhelmed: lead me to the Rock that is higher than i
  • Sheila B.
    I praise and thank God for His Word. I love all the Psalm and I desire to keep all my vows to God. I’m thankful for God’s grace and love. Thank you for the opportunity to share. Let us all be ready, Jesus is coming soon !!!
  • Vanessa
    thank you Abba for being my strength and my shelter, Thank you Lord for being my Rock, Glory be to the Father, Son and Holy Spirit Amen!
  • Lady A
    I know the Lord my GOD heard my cry for each time I call upon the name Jesus he tells me to be still for I am with you Praising GOD all the days of my Life
    LOVE🙏🙏🙏

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