Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

My voice, thou hast heard, - do not close thine ear to my respite, to mine outcry;

New American Standard Bible

You have heard my voice, "Do not hide Your ear from my prayer for relief, From my cry for help."

King James Version

Thou hast heard my voice: hide not thine ear at my breathing, at my cry.

Holman Bible

You hear my plea:
Do not ignore my cry for relief.

International Standard Version

You heard my voice don't close your ear to my sighs and cries.

A Conservative Version

Thou heard my voice. Hide not thine ear at my breathing, at my cry.

American Standard Version

Thou heardest my voice; hide not thine ear at my breathing, at my cry.

Amplified

You heard my voice [then]: [Oh] hide not Your ear [now] at my prayer for relief.

Bible in Basic English

My voice came to you; let not your ear be shut to my breathing, to my cry.

Darby Translation

Thou hast heard my voice: hide not thine ear at my sighing, at my cry.

Julia Smith Translation

Thou heardest my voice: thou wilt not hide thine ear at my breathing, at my cry.

King James 2000

You have heard my voice: hide not your ear at my breathing, at my cry.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You have heard my cry, "Do not shut your ear to my cry for help, for my relief!"

Modern King James verseion

You have heard my voice; do not hide Your ear at my relief, at my cry for help.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou hast heard my voice, and hast not turned away thine ears from my sighing and crying.

NET Bible

You heard my plea: "Do not close your ears to my cry for relief!"

New Heart English Bible

You heard my voice; do not hide your ear at my sighs, to my cry.

Webster

Thou hast heard my voice: hide not thy ear at my breathing, at my cry.

World English Bible

You heard my voice; don't hide your ear at my breathing, at my cry.

Youngs Literal Translation

My voice Thou hast heard, Hide not Thine ear at my breathing -- at my cry.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
my voice
קל קול 
Qowl 
Usage: 506

עלם 
`alam 
Usage: 28

not thine ear
אזן 
'ozen 
Usage: 187

at my breathing
רוחה 
R@vachah 
Usage: 2

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Lamentations 3:56

References

Context Readings

Israel's Affliction

55 I have called upon thy Name, O Yahweh, out of the dungeon below; 56 My voice, thou hast heard, - do not close thine ear to my respite, to mine outcry; 57 Thou drewest near, in the day I kept calling on thee, thou saidst, Do not fear!



Cross References

Psalm 55:1

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

Job 34:28

Causing to reach him the outcry of the poor, Yea, the outcry of the oppressed, he heareth.

2 Chronicles 33:13

and, when he prayed unto him, then was he entreated of him, and hearkened unto his supplication, and brought him back to Jerusalem, unto his own kingdom, and so Manasseh came to know, that, Yahweh, is God.

2 Chronicles 33:19

both his prayer and how God was entreated of him - and all his sin and his treacherous act, and the sites whereon he built high places, and set up the Sacred Stems and the images, before he humbled himself, there they are, written in the story of the seers.

Psalm 3:4

With my voice - unto Yahweh, do I cry, and he hath answered me out of his holy mountain. Selah.

Psalm 6:8-9

Depart from me, all ye workers of iniquity, for Yahweh hath heard the voice of my weeping:

Psalm 34:6

This, oppressed one cried, and, Yahweh, heard - and, out of all his distresses, saved him.

Psalm 66:19

But in truth, God hath heard, He hath attended to the voice of my prayer.

Psalm 88:13-14

But, I, unto thee, O Yahweh, have cried for help, And, in the morning, my prayer will confront thee!

Psalm 116:1-2

I love Yahweh - because he heareth my voice, my supplications;

Isaiah 38:5

Go, and say unto Hezekiah - Thus, saith Yahweh, the God of David thy father: I have heard thy prayer, I have seen thy tears, - Behold me! about to add unto thy days, fifteen years;

Romans 8:26

In the selfsame way moreover, even the Spirit, helpeth together in our weakness, - for, what we should pray for as we ought, we know not, but, the Spirit itself, maketh intercession with sighings unutterable,

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