Psalm 31:2



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Incline Your ear to me, rescue me quickly; Be to me a rock of strength, A stronghold to save me.

King James Version

Bow down thine ear to me; deliver me speedily: be thou my strong rock, for an house of defence to save me.

International Standard Version

Listen to me, and deliver me quickly. Become a rock of safety for me, a fortified citadel to deliver me;

A Conservative Version

Bow down thine ear to me. Deliver me speedily. Be thou to me a strong rock, a house of defense to save me.

American Standard Version

Bow down thine ear unto me; deliver me speedily: Be thou to me a strong rock, A house of defence to save me.

Amplified

Bow down Your ear to me, deliver me speedily! Be my Rock of refuge, a strong Fortress to save me!

Bible in Basic English

Let your ear be turned to me; take me quickly out of danger; be my strong Rock, my place of strength where I may be safe.

Darby Translation

Incline thine ear to me, deliver me speedily; be a strong rock to me, a house of defence to save me.

Holman Bible

Listen closely to me; rescue me quickly. Be a rock of refuge for me, a mountain fortress to save me.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Incline thine ear unto me; deliver me speedily; be thou my strong rock, for a house of defence to save me.

Julia Smith Translation

Incline thine ear to me, hastening to deliver me: be to me for a rock of strength, for a house of fortresses to save me.

King James 2000

Bow down your ear to me; deliver me speedily: be my strong rock, for a house of defense to save me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Incline your ear to me. Quickly deliver me. Become my rock of refuge, {a fortified keep} to save me.

Modern King James verseion

Bow down Your ear to me; deliver me quickly; be my strong rock, a fortress to save me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Bow down thine ear to me; make haste to deliver me. And be thou my strong rock, and a house of defense, that thou mayest save me.

NET Bible

Listen to me! Quickly deliver me! Be my protector and refuge, a stronghold where I can be safe!

New Heart English Bible

Bow down your ear to me. Deliver me speedily. Be to me a strong rock, a house of defense to save me.

New simplified Bible

Turn your ear toward me. Rescue me quickly. Be a rock of refuge for me, a stronghold fortress to save me.

The Emphasized Bible

Incline unto me, thine ear, Speedily rescue me, - Become to me a Rock of refuge, a Place of security, For saving me.

Webster

Bow down thy ear to me; deliver me speedily: be thou my strong rock, for a house of defense to save me.

World English Bible

Bow down your ear to me. Deliver me speedily. Be to me a strong rock, a house of defense to save me.

Youngs Literal Translation

Incline unto me Thine ear hastily, deliver me, Be to me for a strong rock, For a house of bulwarks to save me.

References

Easton

Watsons

Context Readings

A Plea For Protection

1 In You, O LORD, I have taken refuge; Let me never be ashamed; In Your righteousness deliver me. 2 Incline Your ear to me, rescue me quickly; Be to me a rock of strength, A stronghold to save me. 3 For You are my rock and my fortress; For Your name's sake You will lead me and guide me.


Cross References

Psalm 102:2

Do not hide Your face from me in the day of my distress; Incline Your ear to me; In the day when I call answer me quickly.

Deuteronomy 32:31

"Indeed their rock is not like our Rock, Even our enemies themselves judge this.

Psalm 71:2-3

In Your righteousness deliver me and rescue me; Incline Your ear to me and save me.

Psalm 86:1

Incline Your ear, O LORD, and answer me; For I am afflicted and needy.

2 Samuel 22:3

My God, my rock, in whom I take refuge, My shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold and my refuge; My savior, You save me from violence.

Job 7:21

"Why then do You not pardon my transgression And take away my iniquity? For now I will lie down in the dust; And You will seek me, but I will not be."

Psalm 18:1-2

"I love You, O LORD, my strength."

Psalm 40:17

Since I am afflicted and needy, Let the Lord be mindful of me. You are my help and my deliverer; Do not delay, O my God.

Psalm 62:7

On God my salvation and my glory rest; The rock of my strength, my refuge is in God.

Psalm 69:17

And do not hide Your face from Your servant, For I am in distress; answer me quickly.

Psalm 79:1

O God, the nations have invaded Your inheritance; They have defiled Your holy temple; They have laid Jerusalem in ruins.

Psalm 90:1

Lord, You have been our dwelling place in all generations.

Psalm 91:9

For you have made the LORD, my refuge, Even the Most High, your dwelling place.

Psalm 94:22

But the LORD has been my stronghold, And my God the rock of my refuge.

Psalm 130:2

Lord, hear my voice! Let Your ears be attentive To the voice of my supplications.

Psalm 143:7

Answer me quickly, O LORD, my spirit fails; Do not hide Your face from me, Or I will become like those who go down to the pit.

Proverbs 22:17

Incline your ear and hear the words of the wise, And apply your mind to my knowledge;

Isaiah 33:16

He will dwell on the heights, His refuge will be the impregnable rock; His bread will be given him, His water will be sure.

Luke 18:8

"I tell you that He will bring about justice for them quickly. However, when the Son of Man comes, will He find faith on the earth?"

John 6:56

"He who eats My flesh and drinks My blood abides in Me, and I in him.

1 John 4:12

No one has seen God at any time; if we love one another, God abides in us, and His love is perfected in us.

1 John 4:15-16

Whoever confesses that Jesus is the Son of God, God abides in him, and he in God.



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