Psalms 121:1

“(A Song of degrees.) I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

[A song of degrees.] I will lift vp mine eyes vnto the hilles: from whence commeth my helpe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I will lift up my eyes to the mountains; From where shall my help come?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I will lift up mine eyes unto the mountains: From whence shall my help come?
- American Standard Version (1901)

<A Song of the going up.> My eyes are lifted up to the hills: O where will my help come from?
- Basic English Bible

{A Song of degrees.} I lift up mine eyes unto the mountains: whence shall my help come?
- Darby Bible

A Song of degrees. I will lift up my eyes to the hills, from whence cometh my help.
- Webster's Bible

I will lift up my eyes to the hills. Where does my help come from?
- World English Bible

A Song of the Ascents. I lift up mine eyes unto the hills, Whence doth my help come?
- Youngs Literal Bible

A Song of Ascents. I will lift up mine eyes unto the mountains: from whence shall my help come?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 121:1


121:1 Hills - To Sion and Moriah, which are called the holy mountains.


Discussion for Psalms 121

  • Perry
    When I lift my face up to him it shows humility. It also proves to him that we acknowledge that we can not make it without his help.
  • Cecilia
    The rock of ages is my strength
  • Tamar
    Truly God is a present help in the time of trouble he is the hills I lift my head to. And Apostle Paul said Gods grace for us his strength is made perfect in our weakness.
  • Susie Robinson
    Thank God for Blessed Assurance!!! His Son,our Savior Jesus Christ...
  • Gloria Imes
    It is a blessings to have the assurances that Jehovah is our defender day and night and He keeps us from evil and He preserves our very soul His eyes is upon us as we come and go forever
  • Phyllis
    Awesome assurance knowing God is always there, watching Day and night. He shall neither slumber nor sleep. Thank you Lord for saving me, and I will always trust in your amazing Grace.

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