Loading…

Psalm 18:16–19

16  He ksent from on high, he took me;

he ldrew me out of mmany waters.

17  He rescued me from my strong enemy

and from those who hated me,

for they were ntoo mighty for me.

18  They confronted me in the day of my calamity,

but the Lord was my support.

19  He brought me out into oa broad place;

he rescued me, because he pdelighted in me.

Read more



Psalm 18:16–19 — The New International Version (NIV)

16 He reached down from on high and took hold of me;

he drew me out of deep waters.

17 He rescued me from my powerful enemy,

from my foes, who were too strong for me.

18 They confronted me in the day of my disaster,

but the Lord was my support.

19 He brought me out into a spacious place;

he rescued me because he delighted in me.

Psalm 18:16–19 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

16 He sent from above, he took me,

He drew me out of many waters.

17 He delivered me from my strong enemy,

And from them which hated me: for they were too strong for me.

18 They prevented me in the day of my calamity:

But the Lord was my stay.

19 He brought me forth also into a large place;

He delivered me, because he delighted in me.

Psalm 18:16–19 — New Living Translation (NLT)

16 He reached down from heaven and rescued me;

he drew me out of deep waters.

17 He rescued me from my powerful enemies,

from those who hated me and were too strong for me.

18 They attacked me at a moment when I was in distress,

but the Lord supported me.

19 He led me to a place of safety;

he rescued me because he delights in me.

Psalm 18:16–19 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

16 He sent from above, He took me;

He drew me out of many waters.

17 He delivered me from my strong enemy,

From those who hated me,

For they were too strong for me.

18 They confronted me in the day of my calamity,

But the Lord was my support.

19 He also brought me out into a broad place;

He delivered me because He delighted in me.

Psalm 18:16–19 — New Century Version (NCV)

16 The Lord reached down from above and took me;

he pulled me from the deep water.

17 He saved me from my powerful enemies,

from those who hated me, because they were too strong for me.

18 They attacked me at my time of trouble,

but the Lord supported me.

19 He took me to a safe place.

Because he delights in me, he saved me.

Psalm 18:16–19 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

16 He sent from on high, he took me;

He drew me out of many waters.

17 He delivered me from my strong enemy,

And from them that hated me; for they were too mighty for me.

18 They came upon me in the day of my calamity;

But Jehovah was my stay.

19 He brought me forth also into a large place;

He delivered me, because he delighted in me.

Psalm 18:16–19 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

16 He reached forth from above, he took me, he drew me out of great waters: 17 He delivered me from my strong enemy, and from them that hated me; for they were mightier than I. 18 They encountered me in the day of my calamity, but Jehovah was my stay. 19 And he brought me forth into a large place; he delivered me, because he delighted in me.

Psalm 18:16–19 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

16 He reached down from high above and took hold of me. 

He pulled me out of the raging water. 

17 He rescued me from my strong enemy 

and from those who hated me, 

because they were too strong for me. 

18 On the day when I faced disaster, they confronted me, 

but the Lord came to my defense. 

19 He brought me out to a wide-open place. 

He rescued me because he was pleased with me. 

Psalm 18:16–19 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

16 He reached down from heaven

and took hold of me;

He pulled me out of deep waters.

17 He rescued me from my powerful enemy

and from those who hated me,

for they were too strong for me.

18 They confronted me in the day of my distress,

but the Lord was my support.

19 He brought me out to a spacious place;

He rescued me because He delighted in me.

Psalm 18:16–19 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

16 He reached down from on high, he took me;

he drew me out of mighty waters.

17 He delivered me from my strong enemy,

and from those who hated me;

for they were too mighty for me.

18 They confronted me in the day of my calamity;

but the Lord was my support.

19 He brought me out into a broad place;

he delivered me, because he delighted in me.

Psalm 18:16–19 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

16 He reached from on high; he seized me.

He drew me from many waters.

17 He delivered me from my strong enemy,

and from those who hated me

because they were stronger than I.

18 They confronted me on the day of disaster,

but Yahweh was my support.

19 So he brought me out to a spacious place.

He delivered me because he delighted in me.

Psalm 18:16–19 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)

16 He reached down from heaven. He took hold of me.

He lifted me out of deep waters.

17 He saved me from my powerful enemies.

He set me free from those who were too strong for me.

18 They stood up to me when I was in trouble.

But the Lord helped me.

19 He brought me out into a wide and safe place.

He saved me because he was pleased with me.

Psalm 18:16–19 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

16 He sent from on high, He took me;

He drew me out of many waters.

17 He delivered me from my strong enemy,

And from those who hated me, for they were too mighty for me.

18 They confronted me in the day of my calamity,

But the Lord was my stay.

19 He brought me forth also into a broad place;

He rescued me, because He delighted in me.