Psalms 121:6

“The sun shall not smite thee by day, nor the moon by night.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The sunne shall not smite thee by day; nor the moone by night.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The sun will not smite you by day, Nor the moon by night.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The sun shall not smite thee by day, Nor the moon by night.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You will not be touched by the sun in the day, or by the moon at night.
- Basic English Bible

The sun shall not smite thee by day, nor the moon by night.
- Darby Bible

The sun shall not smite thee by day, nor the moon by night.
- Webster's Bible

The sun will not harm you by day, nor the moon by night.
- World English Bible

By day the sun doth not smite thee, Nor the moon by night.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The sun shall not smite thee by day, nor the moon by night.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 121:6


121:6 Smite - With excessive heat. Moon - With that cold and moisture which come into the air by it. Intemperate heats and colds are the springs of many diseases.


Discussion for Psalms 121

  • Damali
    Thank you Lord foryour kindness and mercy.
  • Jessica
    God is awesome he keeps me safe
  • Phillip
    Psalms 121too many times as Christians we have our head hanging down forgetting all that God has done for us so when I read Psalms 121 I remember if I look unto the hills from which cometh my help I remember there's a guy that sits high and look down low and he will not put on me no more than I can bear
  • Annabelle Andrus
    I was about to go to bed, but I was and felt empty needing a word of encouragement.the holy Spirit direct me to the 121 book of psalms.where out says when u are down and oppress keep your mind on God and he will give you strength and he will bless you coming in and going out.thank God for his word...
  • Rcarter
    When I am at low periods in my life, this chapter reminds me that no matter how difficult troubles may become, I can still trust God!!
  • Jennifer
    God is an awesome God, he is true to his words.Trusting him and believing in him and most importantly have a relationship with him is what is expected of us. Because the scripture profess the things he is doing for us unconditionally‚Äč..

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