New International Version
Though an army besiege me, my heart will not fear; though war break out against me, even then I will be confident.
King James Bible
Though an host should encamp against me, my heart shall not fear: though war should rise against me, in this will I be confident.
Darby Bible Translation
If a host encamp against me, my heart shall not fear; if war rise against me, in this will I be confident.
World English Bible
Though an army should encamp against me, my heart shall not fear. Though war should rise against me, even then I will be confident.
Young's Literal Translation
Though a host doth encamp against me, My heart doth not fear, Though war riseth up against me, In this I am confident.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Though a host should encamp against me - I am so confident of the Almighty's protection, that were I alone, and encompassed by a host, I would not fear. I am in the hand of God; and while in that hand, I am safe.
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Epistle vi. To Januarius, Bishop of Caralis (Cagliari).
The victory of Unarmed Faith
1 Samuel 17:48
As the Philistine moved closer to attack him, David ran quickly toward the battle line to meet him.
1 Samuel 23:17
"Don't be afraid," he said. "My father Saul will not lay a hand on you. You will be king over Israel, and I will be second to you. Even my father Saul knows this."
Should not your piety be your confidence and your blameless ways your hope?
then, free of fault, you will lift up your face; you will stand firm and without fear.
I will not fear though tens of thousands assail me on every side.
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