New International Version
In God, whose word I praise-- in God I trust and am not afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?
King James Bible
In God I will praise his word, in God I have put my trust; I will not fear what flesh can do unto me.
Darby Bible Translation
In God will I praise his word, in God I put my confidence: I will not fear; what can flesh do unto me?
World English Bible
In God, I praise his word. In God, I put my trust. I will not be afraid. What can flesh do to me?
Young's Literal Translation
In God I praise His word, in God I have trusted, I fear not what flesh doth to me.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
In God I will praise his word - באלהים belohim may mean here, through God, or by the help of God, I will praise his word. And, that he should have cause to do it, he says, "In God I have put my trust," and therefore he says, "I will not fear what flesh can do unto me." Man is but Flesh, weak and perishing; God is an infinite Spirit, almighty and eternal. He repeats this sentiment in the tenth and eleventh verses.
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LibraryMarch 27. "What Time I am Afraid, I Will Trust in Thee" (Ps. Lvi. 3).
"What time I am afraid, I will trust in Thee" (Ps. lvi. 3). We shall never forget a remark Mr. George Mueller once made in answer to a gentleman who asked him the best way to have strong faith. "The only way," replied the patriarch of faith, "to learn strong faith is to endure great trials. I have learned my faith by standing firm amid severe testings." This is very true. The time to trust is when all else fails. Dear one, if you scarcely realize the value of your present opportunity, if you are …
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So we say with confidence, "The Lord is my helper; I will not be afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?"
In God, whose word I praise, in the LORD, whose word I praise--
in God I trust and am not afraid. What can man do to me?
Guard my life, for I am faithful to you; save your servant who trusts in you. You are my God;
I will say of the LORD, "He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust."
They will have no fear of bad news; their hearts are steadfast, trusting in the LORD.
The LORD is with me; I will not be afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?
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