Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“My friends are my scoffers;
My eye weeps to God.

King James Version

My friends scorn me: but mine eye poureth out tears unto God.

Holman Bible

My friends scoff at me
as I weep before God.

International Standard Version

My friends mock me, while my eyes overflow with tears to God,

A Conservative Version

My friends scoff at me. My eye pours out tears to God

American Standard Version

My friends scoff at me: But mine eye poureth out tears unto God,

Amplified


“My friends are scoffers [who ridicule];
My eye pours out tears to God.

Bible in Basic English

My friends make sport of me; to God my eyes are weeping,

Darby Translation

My friends are my mockers; mine eye poureth out tears unto +God.

Julia Smith Translation

My friends mocking me: to God mine eye wept.

King James 2000

My friends scorn me: but my eye pours out tears unto God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

My friends scorn me; my eye pours out tears to God,

Modern King James verseion

My friends scorn me; my eye pours out tears to God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

My friends laugh me to scorn, but mine eye poureth out tears unto God.

NET Bible

My intercessor is my friend as my eyes pour out tears to God;

New Heart English Bible

My friends scoff at me. My eyes pour out tears to God,

The Emphasized Bible

And, he that voucheth for me is on high. My friends are, they who scorn me, Unto GOD, hath mine eye shed tears: -

Webster

My friends scorn me: but my eye poureth out tears to God.

World English Bible

My friends scoff at me. My eyes pour out tears to God,

Youngs Literal Translation

My interpreter is my friend, Unto God hath mine eye dropped:

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
My friends
ריע רע 
Rea` 
Usage: 187

me but mine eye
עין 
`ayin 
Usage: 372

דּלף 
Dalaph 
Usage: 3

Context Readings

Everything Was Going Well

19 “Even now, behold, my witness is in heaven,
And my advocate is on high.
20 “My friends are my scoffers;
My eye weeps to God.
21 “O that a man might plead with God
As a man with his neighbor!



Cross References

Job 12:4-5

“I am a joke to my friends,
The one who called on God and He answered him;
The just and blameless man is a joke.

Job 16:4

“I too could speak like you,
If I were in your place.
I could compose words against you
And shake my head at you.

Job 17:2

Surely mockers are with me,
And my eye gazes on their provocation.

Psalm 109:4

In return for my love they act as my accusers;
But I am in prayer.

Psalm 142:2

I pour out my complaint before Him;
I declare my trouble before Him.

Hosea 12:4-5

Yes, he wrestled with the angel and prevailed;
He wept and sought His favor.
He found Him at Bethel
And there He spoke with us,

Luke 6:11-12

But they themselves were filled with rage, and discussed together what they might do to Jesus.

Hebrews 5:7

In the days of His flesh, He offered up both prayers and supplications with loud crying and tears to the One able to save Him from death, and He was heard because of His piety.

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