Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Remove sorrow from your heart,
and put away pain from your flesh,
because youth and the prime of life are fleeting.

New American Standard Bible

So, remove grief and anger from your heart and put away pain from your body, because childhood and the prime of life are fleeting.

King James Version

Therefore remove sorrow from thy heart, and put away evil from thy flesh: for childhood and youth are vanity.

International Standard Version

Banish sorrow from your heart, and evil from your body, since both childhood and the prime of life are pointless.

A Conservative Version

Therefore remove sorrow from thy heart, and put away evil from thy flesh, for youth and the dawn of life are vanity.

American Standard Version

Therefore remove sorrow from thy heart, and put away evil from thy flesh; for youth and the dawn of life are vanity.

Amplified

Therefore, remove sorrow and anger from your heart and put away pain from your body, for childhood and the prime of life are fleeting.

Bible in Basic English

So put away trouble from your heart, and sorrow from your flesh; because the early years and the best years are to no purpose.

Darby Translation

Then remove discontent from thy heart, and put away evil from thy flesh; for childhood and youth are vanity.

Julia Smith Translation

And put away anger from thy heart, and cause evil to pass away from thy flesh: for childhood and youth are vanity.

King James 2000

Therefore remove sorrow from your heart, and put away evil from your flesh: for childhood and youth are vanity.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Banish anxiety from your heart, and put away pain from your body, for youth and vigor [are] vanity.

Modern King James verseion

Therefore remove vexation from your heart, and put away evil from your flesh; for childhood and prime of life are vanity.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Put away displeasure out of thine heart, and remove evil from thy body: for childhood and youth is but vanity.

NET Bible

Banish emotional stress from your mind. and put away pain from your body; for youth and the prime of life are fleeting.

New Heart English Bible

Therefore remove sorrow from your heart, and put away evil from your flesh; for youth and the dawn of life are vanity.

The Emphasized Bible

Therefore remove thou vexation from thy heart, and put away discomfort from thy flesh, - for, youth and dawn, are vanity!

Webster

Therefore remove sorrow from thy heart, and put away evil from thy flesh: for childhood and youth are vanity.

World English Bible

Therefore remove sorrow from your heart, and put away evil from your flesh; for youth and the dawn of life are vanity.

Youngs Literal Translation

And turn aside anger from thy heart, And cause evil to pass from thy flesh, For the childhood and the age are vanity!

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
Usage: 301

כּעשׂ כּעס 
Ka`ac 
Usage: 25

and put away
עבר 
`abar 
over, pass, through, pass by, go, away, pass on,
Usage: 557

בּשׂר 
Basar 
Usage: 270

ילדוּת 
Yalduwth 
Usage: 3

and youth
שׁחרוּת 
Shacharuwth 
Usage: 1

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Enjoy Life To The Fullest Within The Auspices Of The Fear Of God

9 Rejoice, young man, while you are young,
and let your heart be glad in the days of your youth.
And walk in the ways of your heart
and in the sight of your eyes;
but know that for all of these things God will bring you to judgment.
10 Remove sorrow from your heart,
and put away pain from your flesh,
because youth and the prime of life are fleeting.



Cross References

2 Corinthians 7:1

Therefore, dear friends, since we have such promises, let us cleanse ourselves from every impurity of the flesh and spirit, completing our sanctification in the fear of God.

2 Timothy 2:22

Flee from youthful passions, and pursue righteousness, faith, love, and peace, along with those who call on the Lord from a pure heart.

Job 13:26

For You record bitter accusations against me
and make me inherit the iniquities of my youth.

Job 20:11

His bones may be full of youthful vigor,
but will lie down with him in the grave.

Psalm 25:7

Do not remember the sins of my youth
or my acts of rebellion;
in keeping with Your faithful love, remember me
because of Your goodness, Lord.

Psalm 39:5

You, indeed, have made my days short in length,
and my life span as nothing in Your sight.
Yes, every mortal man is only a vapor.Selah

Psalm 90:7-11

For we are consumed by Your anger;
we are terrified by Your wrath.

Proverbs 22:15

Foolishness is tangled up in the heart of a youth;
the rod of discipline will drive it away from him.

Ecclesiastes 1:2

“Absolute futility,” says the Teacher.
“Absolute futility. Everything is futile.”

Ecclesiastes 1:14

I have seen all the things that are done under the sun and have found everything to be futile, a pursuit of the wind.

Ecclesiastes 12:1

So remember your Creator in the days of your youth:

Before the days of adversity come,
and the years approach when you will say,
“I have no delight in them”;

2 Peter 3:11-14

Since all these things are to be destroyed in this way, it is clear what sort of people you should be in holy conduct and godliness

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