Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Therefore my disquieting thoughts make me respond, Even because of my inward agitation.

King James Version

Therefore do my thoughts cause me to answer, and for this I make haste.

Holman Bible

This is why my unsettling thoughts compel me to answer,
because I am upset!

International Standard Version

"Therefore my anxious thoughts cause me to answer because I'm agitated within me.

A Conservative Version

Therefore my thoughts cause me to answer, even because of my haste that is in me.

American Standard Version

Therefore do my thoughts give answer to me, Even by reason of my haste that is in me.

Amplified

Therefore do my thoughts give me an answer, and I make haste [to offer it] for this reason.

Bible in Basic English

For this cause my thoughts are troubling me and driving me on.

Darby Translation

Therefore do my thoughts give me an answer, and for this is my haste within me.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

My thoughts certainly cause me to answer, and therefore, I make haste.

Julia Smith Translation

For this my thoughts will turn back, and because of my haste in me.

King James 2000

Therefore do my thoughts cause me to answer, and for this I make haste.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Therefore my disquieting thoughts bring me back {for the sake of} my inward excitement.

Modern King James verseion

Therefore my thoughts cause me to answer, even because of my haste in me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"For the same cause do my thoughts compel me to answer. And why? My mind is tossed here and there.

NET Bible

"This is why my troubled thoughts bring me back -- because of my feelings within me.

New Heart English Bible

"Therefore do my thoughts give answer to me, even by reason of my haste that is in me.

The Emphasized Bible

Not so, do my thoughts answer me, and to this end, is my haste within me:

Webster

Therefore do my thoughts cause me to answer, and for this I make haste.

World English Bible

"Therefore do my thoughts give answer to me, even by reason of my haste that is in me.

Youngs Literal Translation

Therefore my thoughts cause me to answer, And because of my sensations in me.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׂעף סעף 
Ca`iph 
Usage: 3

cause me to answer
שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

Context Readings

Zophar's Second Speech

1 Then Zophar the Naamathite answered, 2 "Therefore my disquieting thoughts make me respond, Even because of my inward agitation. 3 "I listened to the reproof which insults me, And the spirit of my understanding makes me answer.


Cross References

Job 4:2

"If one ventures a word with you, will you become impatient? But who can refrain from speaking?

Job 13:19

"Who will contend with me? For then I would be silent and die.

Job 20:3

"I listened to the reproof which insults me, And the spirit of my understanding makes me answer.

Job 32:13-20

"Do not say, 'We have found wisdom; God will rout him, not man.'

Psalm 31:22

As for me, I said in my alarm, "I am cut off from before Your eyes"; Nevertheless You heard the voice of my supplications When I cried to You.

Psalm 39:2-3

I was mute and silent, I refrained even from good, And my sorrow grew worse.

Psalm 116:11

I said in my alarm, "All men are liars."

Proverbs 14:29

He who is slow to anger has great understanding, But he who is quick-tempered exalts folly.

Proverbs 29:20

Do you see a man who is hasty in his words? There is more hope for a fool than for him.

Ecclesiastes 7:9

Do not be eager in your heart to be angry, For anger resides in the bosom of fools.

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.

Mark 6:25

Immediately she came in a hurry to the king and asked, saying, "I want you to give me at once the head of John the Baptist on a platter."

Romans 10:2

For I testify about them that they have a zeal for God, but not in accordance with knowledge.

James 1:19

This you know, my beloved brethren But everyone must be quick to hear, slow to speak and slow to anger;

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