Psalm 55:1



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Give ear to my prayer, O God; And do not hide Yourself from my supplication.

King James Version

{To the chief Musician on Neginoth, Maschil, A Psalm of David.} Give ear to my prayer, O God; and hide not thyself from my supplication.

International Standard Version

Pay attention to my prayer, God, and do not hide yourself from my appeal.

A Conservative Version

Give ear to my prayer, O God, and hide not thyself from my supplication.

American Standard Version

Give ear to my prayer, O God; And hide not thyself from my supplication.

Amplified

Listen to my prayer, O God, and hide not Yourself from my supplication!

Bible in Basic English

Give hearing to my prayer, O God; and let not your ear be shut against my request.

Darby Translation

{To the chief Musician. On stringed instruments: an instruction. Of David.} Give ear to my prayer, O God; and hide not thyself from my supplication.

Holman Bible

God, listen to my prayer and do not ignore my plea for help.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Give ear to my prayer, O God, and do not hide thyself from my supplication.

Julia Smith Translation

To the overseer upon the stringed instrument, instruction to David. Give ear O God, to my prayer; thou wilt not hide thyself from my supplication.

King James 2000

[To the Chief Musician on neginoth, a maschil. A Song of David.] Give ear to my prayer, O God; and hide not yourself from my supplication.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Give ear, O God, [to] my prayer, and do not hide yourself from my plea.

Modern King James verseion

To the Chief Musician. For stringed instruments. A contemplation. A Psalm of David. Give ear to my prayer, O God; and hide not Yourself from my cry.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

{To the Chanter, in Neginoth, an instruction of David} Hear my prayer, O God, and hide not thyself from my petition.

NET Bible

For the music director, to be accompanied by stringed instruments; a well-written song by David. Listen, O God, to my prayer! Do not ignore my appeal for mercy!

New Heart English Bible

Listen to my prayer, God. Do not hide yourself from my supplication.

New simplified Bible

([Psalm of David]) Listen to my prayer, O God. Do not hide from my plea for favor.

The Emphasized Bible

Give ear, O God, to my prayer, And do not hide thyself from my supplication:

Webster

To the chief Musician on Neginoth, Maschil, A Psalm of David. Give ear to my prayer, O God; and hide not thyself from my supplication.

World English Bible

Listen to my prayer, God. Don't hide yourself from my supplication.

Youngs Literal Translation

To the Overseer with stringed instruments. -- An instruction, by David. Give ear, O God, to my prayer, And hide not from my supplication.

Context Readings

Betrayal By A Friend

1 Give ear to my prayer, O God; And do not hide Yourself from my supplication. 2 Give heed to me and answer me; I am restless in my complaint and am surely distracted,



Cross References

Psalm 61:1

Hear my cry, O God; Give heed to my prayer.

Psalm 5:1

Give ear to my words, O LORD, Consider my groaning.

Psalm 6:1

O LORD, do not rebuke me in Your anger, Nor chasten me in Your wrath.

Psalm 17:1

Hear a just cause, O LORD, give heed to my cry; Give ear to my prayer, which is not from deceitful lips.

Psalm 27:9

Do not hide Your face from me, Do not turn Your servant away in anger; You have been my help; Do not abandon me nor forsake me, O God of my salvation!

Psalm 28:1

To You, O LORD, I call; My rock, do not be deaf to me, For if You are silent to me, I will become like those who go down to the pit.

Psalm 54:1-2

. Save me, O God, by Your name, And vindicate me by Your power.

Psalm 64:1

Hear my voice, O God, in my complaint; Preserve my life from dread of the enemy.

Psalm 80:1

Oh, give ear, Shepherd of Israel, You who lead Joseph like a flock; You who are enthroned above the cherubim, shine forth!

Psalm 80:4

O LORD God of hosts, How long will You be angry with the prayer of Your people?

Psalm 84:8

O LORD God of hosts, hear my prayer; Give ear, O God of Jacob! Selah.

Psalm 86:6

Give ear, O LORD, to my prayer; And give heed 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.

Lamentations 3:8

Even when I cry out and call for help, He shuts out my prayer.

1 Peter 3:12

"FOR THE EYES OF THE LORD ARE TOWARD THE RIGHTEOUS, AND HIS EARS ATTEND TO THEIR PRAYER, BUT THE FACE OF THE LORD IS AGAINST THOSE WHO DO EVIL."



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