Psalms 121:5

“The LORD is thy keeper: the LORD is thy shade upon thy right hand.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The Lord is thy keeper: the Lord is thy shade, vpon thy right hand.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The LORD is your keeper; The LORD is your shade on your right hand.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jehovah is thy keeper: Jehovah is thy shade upon thy right hand.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The Lord is your keeper; the Lord is your shade on your right hand.
- Basic English Bible

Jehovah is thy keeper, Jehovah is thy shade upon thy right hand;
- Darby Bible

The LORD is thy keeper: the LORD is thy shade upon thy right hand.
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh is your keeper. Yahweh is your shade on your right hand.
- World English Bible

Jehovah [is] thy preserver, Jehovah [is] thy shade on thy right hand,
- Youngs Literal Bible

The LORD is thy keeper; the LORD is thy shade upon thy right hand.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 121:5


121:5 Shade - To keep thee from the burning heat of the sun.


Discussion for Psalms 121

  • PJ Delehar A.Inst.T.T
    This is a very powerful psalm
  • Jonah Chris
    It's great to know that the Lord is my helper. I will therefore not be worried each time am weak, stranded and discomforted for surely I know He will show up for me. Hallelujah!
  • Apostle Peter
    remember to put God first in anything you do, please don't just go to Church because others are going, But go
  • Lela
    The amazing thing about the scripture that God never sleeps hear our prayersany time any where. when we speak and pray to god he hears every word spoke it that moment. God is are help when we need him .As thevbody of christ we have to belive that he will help us becaue god word is the truth.Godis with us all we have to do is open up right now and believe that god is who he said he is.
  • Edna L'herault
    I love reading all the Psalms all the time.
  • Sharon Jones
    Thank you Precious Lord for blessing my going and coming, and for blessing my family, Father you are Amazing Hallelujah!!!