Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Keep deception and lies far from me, Give me neither poverty nor riches; Feed me with the food that is my portion,

King James Version

Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with food convenient for me:

Holman Bible

Keep falsehood and deceitful words far from me. Give me neither poverty nor wealth; feed me with the food I need.

International Standard Version

Keep deception and lies far away from me, and give me neither poverty nor wealth. Feed me with food that I need for today,

A Conservative Version

Remove far from me falsehood and lies. Give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with the food that is needful for me,

American Standard Version

Remove far from me falsehood and lies; Give me neither poverty nor riches; Feed me with the food that is needful for me:

Amplified

Remove far from me falsehood and lies; give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with the food that is needful for me,

Bible in Basic English

Put far from me all false and foolish things: do not give me great wealth or let me be in need, but give me only enough food:

Darby Translation

Remove far from me vanity and lies; give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with the bread of my daily need:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with the bread of my judgment:

Julia Smith Translation

Vanity and the word of falsehood remove far from me; thou wilt not give to me poverty and riches; feed me with bread of my allowance:

King James 2000

Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with food needful for me:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Keep falsehood and a {lying word} far from me; do not give me poverty or wealth; provide me [with] food [only for] my need.

Modern King James verseion

remove far from me vanity and a lying word; give me neither poverty or riches; tear for me my portion of bread,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Remove from me vanity and lies; give me neither poverty nor riches, only grant me a necessary living.

NET Bible

Remove falsehood and lies far from me; do not give me poverty or riches, feed me with my allotted portion of bread,

New Heart English Bible

Remove far from me falsehood and lies. Give me neither poverty nor riches. Feed me with the food that is needful for me;

The Emphasized Bible

Vanity and falsehood, remove far from me, Neither poverty nor riches, give me, Feed me with the food appointed me:

Webster

Remove far from me vanity and lies; give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with food convenient for me:

World English Bible

Remove far from me falsehood and lies. Give me neither poverty nor riches. Feed me with the food that is needful for me;

Youngs Literal Translation

Vanity and a lying word put far from me, Poverty or wealth give not to me, Cause me to eat the bread of my portion,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
רחק 
Rachaq 
...far, ...off, ...away, remove, good way
Usage: 57

שׁו שׁואo 
Shav' 
Usage: 53

and lies
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

רישׁ ראשׁ רישׁ 
Reysh 
Usage: 7

עשׁר 
`osher 
Usage: 37

טרף 
Taraph 
Usage: 25

me with food
לחם 
Lechem 
Usage: 298

References

Context Readings

A Prayer

7 Two things I asked of You, Do not refuse me before I die: 8 Keep deception and lies far from me, Give me neither poverty nor riches; Feed me with the food that is my portion, 9 That I not be full and deny You and say, "Who is the LORD?" Or that I not be in want and steal, And profane the name of my God.



Cross References

Matthew 6:11

'Give us this day our daily bread.

Luke 11:3

'Give us each day our daily bread.

Genesis 28:20

Then Jacob made a vow, saying, "If God will be with me and will keep me on this journey that I take, and will give me food to eat and garments to wear,

Genesis 48:15-16

He blessed Joseph, and said, "The God before whom my fathers Abraham and Isaac walked, The God who has been my shepherd all my life to this day,

Exodus 16:15

When the sons of Israel saw it, they said to one another, "What is it?" For they did not know what it was. And Moses said to them, "It is the bread which the LORD has given you to eat.

Exodus 16:18

When they measured it with an omer, he who had gathered much had no excess, and he who had gathered little had no lack; every man gathered as much as he should eat.

Exodus 16:21-22

They gathered it morning by morning, every man as much as he should eat; but when the sun grew hot, it would melt.

Exodus 16:29

"See, the LORD has given you the sabbath; therefore He gives you bread for two days on the sixth day. Remain every man in his place; let no man go out of his place on the seventh day."

Exodus 16:35

The sons of Israel ate the manna forty years, until they came to an inhabited land; they ate the manna until they came to the border of the land of Canaan.

2 Kings 25:30

and for his allowance, a regular allowance was given him by the king, a portion for each day, all the days of his life.

Job 23:12

"I have not departed from the command of His lips; I have treasured the words of His mouth more than my necessary food.

Psalm 62:9-10

Men of low degree are only vanity and men of rank are a lie; In the balances they go up; They are together lighter than breath.

Psalm 119:29

Remove the false way from me, And graciously grant me Your law.

Psalm 119:37

Turn away my eyes from looking at vanity, And revive me in Your ways.

Proverbs 21:6

The acquisition of treasures by a lying tongue Is a fleeting vapor, the pursuit of death.

Proverbs 22:8

He who sows iniquity will reap vanity, And the rod of his fury will perish.

Proverbs 23:5

When you set your eyes on it, it is gone. For wealth certainly makes itself wings Like an eagle that flies toward the heavens.

Ecclesiastes 1:2

"Vanity of vanities," says the Preacher, "Vanity of vanities! All is vanity."

Isaiah 5:18

Woe to those who drag iniquity with the cords of falsehood, And sin as if with cart ropes;

Isaiah 59:4

No one sues righteously and no one pleads honestly They trust in confusion and speak lies; They conceive mischief and bring forth iniquity.

Jeremiah 37:21

Then King Zedekiah gave commandment, and they committed Jeremiah to the court of the guardhouse and gave him a loaf of bread daily from the bakers' street, until all the bread in the city was gone. So Jeremiah remained in the court of the guardhouse.

Jeremiah 52:34

For his allowance, a regular allowance was given him by the king of Babylon, a daily portion all the days of his life until the day of his death.

Matthew 6:33

"But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.

John 2:8

And He said to them, "Draw some out now and take it to the headwaiter." So they took it to him.

Acts 14:15

and saying, "Men, why are you doing these things? We are also men of the same nature as you, and preach the gospel to you that you should turn from these vain things to a living God, WHO MADE THE HEAVEN AND THE EARTH AND THE SEA AND ALL THAT IS IN THEM.

1 Timothy 6:6-8

But godliness actually is a means of great gain when accompanied by contentment.



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