Psalms 118:8

It is better to trust in the LORD than to put confidence in man.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

It is better to trust in the Lord: then to put confidence in man.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

It is better to take refuge in the LORD Than to trust in man.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

It is better to take refuge in Jehovah Than to put confidence in man.
- American Standard Version (1901)

It is better to have faith in the Lord than to put one's hope in man.
- Basic English Bible

It is better to trust in Jehovah than to put confidence in man;
- Darby Bible

It is better to trust in the LORD than to put confidence in man.
- Webster's Bible

It is better to take refuge in Yahweh, than to put confidence in man.
- World English Bible

Better to take refuge in Jehovah than to trust in man,
- Youngs Literal Bible

It is better to take refuge in the LORD than to trust in man.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Psalms 118

  • Steve morrow
    KINGS 3:6 AND SOLOMON SAID THOU HAST SHOWED UNTO THY SERVANT DAVID MY FATHER GREAT MERCY --- ACCORDING AS HE WALKED BEFORE THEE IN TRUTH --- AND IN RIGHTEOUSNESS AND IN UPRIGHTNESS OF HEART ---WITH THEE AND THOU HAST KEPT FOR HIM THIS GREAT KINDNESS THAT THOU HAST GIVEN HIM A SON TO SIT ON HIS THRONE AS IT IS THIS DAY PSALM 25:10 ALL THE PATHS OF THE LORD ARE MERCY AND TRUTH UNTO --SUCH AS KEEP--HIS COVENANT AND HIS TESTIMONIES PSALM 103:17 BUT THE MERCY OF THE LORD IS FROM EVERLASTING TO EVERLASTING --UPON THEM THAT FEAR HIM--AND HIS RIGHTEOUSNESS UNTO CHILDRENS CHILDREN LUKE 1:50 AND HIS MERCY IS ON THEM THAT FEAR HIM FROM GENERATION TO GENERATION PROVERBS 16:6 BY MERCY AND TRUTH INIQUITY IS PURGED AND BY --THE FEAR OF THE LORD-- MEN DEPART FROM EVIL PSALM 85:10 MERCY AND TRUTH ARE MET TOGETHER RIGHTEOUSNESS AND PEACE HAVE KISSED EACH OTHER 2 JOHN 1:3 GRACE BE WITH YOU MERCY AND PEACE FROM GOD THE FATHER AND FROM THE LORD JESUS CHRIST THE SON OF THE FATHER IN TRUTH AND LOVE ISAIAH 16:5 AND IN MERCY SHALL THE THRONE BE ESTABLISHED AND HE SHALL SIT UPON IT IN TRUTH IN THE TABERNACLE OF DAVID JUDGING AND SEEKING JUDGEMENT AND HASTING RIGHTEOUSNESS
  • Mrs Barbara J. Thomas 237 Sullivan Place, Apt B7
    Psalms 118 is a Blessed assurance to know that GOD will supply my needs and strengthen me to his will to be patient.
  • Bola Faleti
    Praise God in the highest for His merciful kindness. GLORY.
  • Mpakisang Goitsemodimo Molapisi (BW)
    O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: because his mercy endureth for ever.
  • Sharon Jones
    Thank you Precious Lord for your mercy and loving kindness, Praise your name, Magnify your name, Glorify your name, Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah!!!!
  • Sharon Jones
    Praise the Lord for his goodness, Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah!!!

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