Psalms 108:12

“Give us help from trouble: for vain is the help of man.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Giue vs helpe from trouble: for vaine is the helpe of man.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Oh give us help against the adversary, For deliverance by man is in vain.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Give us help against the adversary; For vain is the help of man.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Give us help in our trouble; for there is no help in man.
- Basic English Bible

Give us help from trouble; for vain is man's deliverance.
- Darby Bible

Give us help from trouble: for vain is the help of man.
- Webster's Bible

Give us help against the enemy, for the help of man is vain.
- World English Bible

Give to us help from adversity, And vain is the salvation of man.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(108:13) Give us help against the adversary; for vain is the help of man.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Psalms 108

  • Diana millar
    Glory be to GOD
  • Jasmine
    Thank you JESUS for watching over us all night long.. YOUR angel encamped around our bed and kept us safe from harm. Then YOU touched us with a finger of LOVE this am. To see a day we have never seen before. We are forever grateful and humble. Bless our family, friends, neighbors, government, economy and allow your peace to dwell throughout the lands. You alone know our needs and desires. AMEN
  • Teena Barton
    GOD is my provider, healer, a way maker. He delivers me out all my troubles. HE IS GREATLY TO BE PRAISED...GLORY BE TO GOD FOR ALL HIS WONDEROUS WORKS.
  • Markeba Keys
    To God be the glory, the bible tells us to lean not to our own understanding but in All our ways acknowledge Him He shall direct our path..proverbs ch.3
  • Osezua
    I have never known any other helper like JESUS CHRIST he is always there for me even dough when I don't think of him being the one helping me through life difficulties I tell Brothers and sisters he is in charge helping me and you, through that problems that u and I are facing, no wonder david said he is what he wants and need. I pray this day that JESUS CHRIST should help us all to know he is all we ever need.
  • Mike Vs 1
    David says hit heart is fixed upon God. Yet David is well know for him many failures throughout the course of his life. Despite these failure God does commend him calling him a man after his own heart. Why? I believe here is one of the reason as David said here his heart is fixed. Despite his failure David had made the decision that God was going to be his stregth, God was going to be his focus, God was going to be the one he seeks to please, and when he falter or failed that firm grip on God brought him back battered and beaten to where he needed to be. Temptations will come, failures will happen, and yes even punishment for those failures. Yet if I will decide now, not tomorrow or the next day or the next but now that God be my source of joy, of happiness. That pleasing Him become my focus and I like David remain planted pushing past the errors and pitfalls. Then like David when the end of my life comes and I meet my maker despite failure I can receive a well done from my King.

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