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

  • Doris
    Psalms 118 the whole chapter has given me hope.By reading and meditating it everyday when I got an asthma attack it just vanish .
  • 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!!!
  • Eliud
    we should concider each day special and blessed for us to rejoice
  • The LBD Connection
    Oh taste and See That the Lord is good and His Mercies endureth Forever. Thank you Lord for not givingme what I deserved
  • Lissette
    Thank you God.for the mercy that you have towards us.thank you for loving us first.i praise you!!!

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