The Blue Letter Bible
Sponsors
BLB Searches
Search the Bible
Search RSV
 [?]

Advanced Options

Other Searches

Multi-Verse Retrieval
x
Search RSV

Let's Connect
x
Daily Devotionals
x

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans
x

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Psalm 144 :: Revised Standard Version (RSV)

toggle collapse
Choose a new font size and typeface
Listen to the Bible

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:1 - A Psalm of David. Blessed be the LORD, my rock, who trains my hands for war, and my fingers for battle;

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:2 - my rock and my fortress, my stronghold and my deliverer, my shield and he in whom I take refuge, who subdues the peoples under him.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:3 - O LORD, what is man that thou dost regard him, or the son of man that thou dost think of him?

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:4 - Man is like a breath, his days are like a passing shadow.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:5 - Bow thy heavens, O LORD, and come down! Touch the mountains that they smoke!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:6 - Flash forth the lightning and scatter them, send out thy arrows and rout them!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:7 - Stretch forth thy hand from on high, rescue me and deliver me from the many waters, from the hand of aliens,

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:8 - whose mouths speak lies, and whose right hand is a right hand of falsehood.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:9 - I will sing a new song to thee, O God; upon a ten-stringed harp I will play to thee,

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:10 - who givest victory to kings, who rescuest David thy servant.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:11 - Rescue me from the cruel sword, and deliver me from the hand of aliens, whose mouths speak lies, and whose right hand is a right hand of falsehood.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:12 - May our sons in their youth be like plants full grown, our daughters like corner pillars cut for the structure of a palace;

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:13 - may our garners be full, providing all manner of store; may our sheep bring forth thousands and ten thousands in our fields;

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:14 - may our cattle be heavy with young, suffering no mischance or failure in bearing; may there be no cry of distress in our streets!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:15 - Happy the people to whom such blessings fall! Happy the people whose God is the LORD!
RSV

Downloaded from the Oxford Text Archive and used with permission. The following header is required to be posted:

Source: Transcribed from: The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version containing the Old and New Testaments, translated from the original tongues: being the version set forth A.D. 1611, revised A.D. 1881-1885 and A.D. 1901: compared with the most ancient authorities and revised A.D. 1946-52. — 2nd ed. of New Testament A.D. 1971. There should be enough in the rest of the description to identify the text.

Language: English

Availability: Freely available for non-commercial use provided that this header is included in its entirety with any copy distributed.

 
 
Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search RSV
Your Bible Version is the RSV
Go to Top
Link to This PageCite This Page
Share this pageFollow the BLB
Printable Page
 
 
Left Context Bar Edge 1Left Context Bar BackgroundLeft Context Bar Edge 2Previous BookPrevious ChapterQuick NavNext ChapterNext BookCopy VersesCopy OptionsShow StrongsFormat by Verse or ParagraphListen to the BibleRed Letter OnRight Context Bar Edge 2Right Context Bar BackgroundRight Context Bar Edge 1