Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“For You write bitter things against me
And make me to inherit the iniquities of my youth.

King James Version

For thou writest bitter things against me, and makest me to possess the iniquities of my youth.

Holman Bible

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

International Standard Version

You've accused me of bitter things; you've caused me to reap the sins of my youth.

A Conservative Version

For thou write bitter things against me, and make me to inherit the iniquities of my youth.

American Standard Version

For thou writest bitter things against me, And makest me to inherit the iniquities of my youth:

Amplified


“For You write bitter things against me [in Your indictment]
And make me inherit and suffer for the iniquities of my youth.

Bible in Basic English

For you put bitter things on record against me, and send punishment on me for the sins of my early years;

Darby Translation

For thou writest bitter things against me, and makest me to possess the iniquities of my youth;

Julia Smith Translation

For thou wilt write bitter things against me; and thou wilt give me to inherit the iniquities of my youth.

King James 2000

For you write bitter things against me, and make me possess the iniquities of my youth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Indeed, you write bitter things against me, and you make me reap the iniquities of my childhood.

Modern King James verseion

For You write bitter things against me, and make me to possess the sins of my youth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For thou layest sharply to my charge, and punisheth me, for the sins of my youth.

NET Bible

For you write down bitter things against me and cause me to inherit the sins of my youth.

New Heart English Bible

For you write bitter things against me, and make me inherit the iniquities of my youth:

The Emphasized Bible

For thou writest, against me, bitter things, and dost make me inherit the iniquities of my youth;

Webster

For thou writest bitter things against me, and makest me to possess the iniquities of my youth.

World English Bible

For you write bitter things against me, and make me inherit the iniquities of my youth:

Youngs Literal Translation

For Thou writest against me bitter things, And causest me to possess iniquities of my youth:

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For thou writest
כּתב 
Kathab 
Usage: 223

מרורה מררה 
M@rorah 
Usage: 4

against me, and makest me to possess
ירשׁ ירשׁ 
Yarash 
Usage: 231

עוון עון 
`avon 
Usage: 230

References

Hastings

Watsons

Job

Context Readings

Job Argues His Case With God

25 Wilt thou break a leaf driven to and fro? Wilt thou pursue the dry stubble? 26 “For You write bitter things against me
And make me to inherit the iniquities of my youth.
27 Thou dost put my feet also in the stocks and look narrowly unto all my paths; thou dost set a print upon the heels of my feet.



Cross References

Psalm 25:7

Zain Remember not the sins of my youth, nor my rebellions; according to thy mercy remember me for thy goodness' sake, O LORD.

Ruth 1:20

And she said unto them, Call me not Naomi, call me Mara; for the Almighty has dealt very bitterly with me.

Job 3:20

Why is light given to him that is in misery, and life unto the bitter in soul;

Job 20:11

His bones are full of the sins of his youth, which shall be buried with him in the dust.

Psalm 88:3-18

for my soul is full of troubles, and my life draws near unto Sheol.

Proverbs 5:11-13

and thou mourn at the last when thy flesh and thy body are consumed

Jeremiah 31:19

Surely after I was turned, I repented; and after I was instructed, I smote upon my thigh; I was ashamed, and even confounded, because I bore the reproach of my youth.

John 5:5

And a certain man was there who had an infirmity thirty-eight years.

John 5:14

Afterward Jesus found him in the temple and said unto him, Behold, thou art made whole; sin no more, lest a worse thing come unto thee.

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