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

  • 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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