Psalm 39:3



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

My heart was hot within me, While I was musing the fire burned; Then I spoke with my tongue:

King James Version

My heart was hot within me, while I was musing the fire burned: then spake I with my tongue,

International Standard Version

My heart within me became incensed; as I thought about it, the fire burned. Then I spoke out:

A Conservative Version

My heart was hot within me. While I was musing the fire burned. [Then] I spoke with my tongue:

American Standard Version

My heart was hot within me; While I was musing the fire burned: Then'spake I with my tongue:

Amplified

My heart was hot within me. While I was musing, the fire burned; then I spoke with my tongue:

Bible in Basic English

My heart was burning in my breast; while I was deep in thought the fire was lighted; then I said with my tongue,

Darby Translation

My heart burned within me; the fire was kindled in my musing: I spoke with my tongue,

Holman Bible

My heart grew hot within me; as I mused, a fire burned. I spoke with my tongue:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

My heart was hot within me, while I was musing the fire burned; then I spoke with my tongue,

Julia Smith Translation

My heart was hot in the midst of me; in my heat the fire will burn: I spake with my tongue.

King James 2000

My heart was hot within me, while I was meditating the fire burned: then spoke I with my tongue,

Lexham Expanded Bible

My heart grew hot inside me; in my sighing a fire burned. [Then] I spoke with my tongue,

Modern King James verseion

My heart was hot within me; while I was musing, the fire burned; I spoke with my tongue:

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

My heart was hot within me, and while I was thus musing, the fire kindled, and at the last I spoke with my tongue,

NET Bible

my anxiety intensified. As I thought about it, I became impatient. Finally I spoke these words:

New Heart English Bible

My heart was hot within me. While I meditated, the fire burned: I spoke with my tongue:

New simplified Bible

My heart grew hot within me. A fire would kindle during my meditation. Then I spoke with my tongue:

The Emphasized Bible

Hot was my heart within me, While I was musing, there was kindled a fire, I spake with my tongue!

Webster

My heart was hot within me, while I was musing the fire burned: then I spoke with my tongue.

World English Bible

My heart was hot within me. While I meditated, the fire burned: I spoke with my tongue:

Youngs Literal Translation

Hot is my heart within me, In my meditating doth the fire burn, I have spoken with my tongue.

Context Readings

The Fleeting Nature Of Life

2 I was mute and silent, I refrained even from good, And my sorrow grew worse. 3 My heart was hot within me, While I was musing the fire burned; Then I spoke with my tongue: 4 "LORD, make me to know my end And what is the extent of my days; Let me know how transient I am.


Cross References

Jeremiah 20:9

But if I say, "I will not remember Him Or speak anymore in His name," Then in my heart it becomes like a burning fire Shut up in my bones; And I am weary of holding it in, And I cannot endure it.

Luke 24:32

They said to one another, "Were not our hearts burning within us while He was speaking to us on the road, while He was explaining the Scriptures to us?"

Ezekiel 3:14

So the Spirit lifted me up and took me away; and I went embittered in the rage of my spirit, and the hand of the LORD was strong on me.



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