Psalms 46:1

“(To the chief Musician for the sons of Korah, A Song upon Alamoth.) God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

[To the chiefe Musician for the sonnes of Korah, a song vpon Alamoth.] God is our refuge and strength: a very present helpe in trouble.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

God is our refuge and strength, A very present help in trouble.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

God is our refuge and strength, A very present help in trouble.
- American Standard Version (1901)

<To the chief music-maker. Of the sons of Korah; put to Alamoth. A Song.> God is our harbour and our strength, a very present help in trouble.
- Basic English Bible

{To the chief Musician. Of the sons of Korah. On Alamoth. A song.} God is our refuge and strength, a help in distresses, very readily found.
- Darby Bible

To the chief Musician for the sons of Korah, A Song upon Alamoth. God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
- Webster's Bible

God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
- World English Bible

To the Overseer. -- By sons of Korah. `For the Virgins.' -- A song. God [is] to us a refuge and strength, A help in adversities found most surely.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(46:1) For the Leader; a Psalm of the sons of Korah; upon Alamoth. A Song. (46:2) God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Psalms 46:1

  • Audrey Levine for verse 1
    Go is my refuge and my strength. Sometimes when I am low,I pray to God by saying, "Lord have mercy on me. " I always feels his presence. I thank you God for all that you do. Amen.
  • Trinkett for verse 1
    The verse came to mind one day while I was at work and I had to know what it meant. At the moment I had a troubled mind, it eased everything that was troubling me at that moment. I must use that verse everyday of my life.

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