Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

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

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:

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 do I ask of thee; deny me them not before I die: 8 Remove far from me vanity and lies; give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with the bread of my daily need: 9 lest I be full and deny thee, and say, Who is Jehovah? or lest I be poor and steal, and outrage the name of my God.



Cross References

Matthew 6:11

give us to-day our needed bread,

Luke 11:3

give us our needed bread for each day;

Genesis 28:20

And Jacob vowed a vow, saying, If God will be with me, and keep me on this road that I go, and will give me bread to eat, and a garment to put on,

Genesis 48:15-16

And he blessed Joseph, and said, The God before whom my fathers Abraham and Isaac walked, the God that shepherded me all my life long to this day,

Exodus 16:15

And the children of Israel saw it, and said one to another, What is it? for they did not know what it was. And Moses said to them, This is the bread which Jehovah has given you to eat.

Exodus 16:18

And they measured with the omer: then he that gathered much had nothing over, and he that gathered little wanted nothing: they had gathered every man according to the measure of his eating.

Exodus 16:21-22

And they gathered it every morning, every man as much as he could eat; and when the sun became hot, it melted.

Exodus 16:29

See, for Jehovah hath given you the sabbath; therefore he giveth you on the sixth day the bread for two days. Abide every man in his place: let no man go from his place on the seventh day.

Exodus 16:35

And the children of Israel ate the manna forty years, until they came into an inhabited land: they ate the manna until they came to the borders of the land of Canaan.

2 Kings 25:30

and his allowance was a continual allowance given him by the king, every day a portion, all the days of his life.

Job 23:12

Neither have I gone back from the commandment of his lips; I have laid up the words of his mouth more than the purpose of my own heart.

Psalm 62:9-10

Men of low degree are only vanity; men of high degree, a lie: laid in the balance, they go up together lighter than vanity.

Psalm 119:29

Remove from me the way of falsehood, and graciously grant me thy law.

Psalm 119:37

Turn away mine eyes from beholding vanity; quicken me in thy way.

Proverbs 21:6

The getting of treasures by a lying tongue is a fleeting breath of them that seek death.

Proverbs 22:8

He that soweth unrighteousness shall reap iniquity, and the rod of his wrath shall have an end.

Proverbs 23:5

wilt thou set thine eyes upon it, it is gone; for indeed it maketh itself wings and it flieth away as an eagle towards the heavens.

Ecclesiastes 1:2

Vanity of vanities, saith the Preacher, vanity of vanities! all is vanity.

Isaiah 5:18

Woe unto them that draw iniquity with cords of vanity, and sin as with cart-ropes!

Isaiah 59:4

none calleth for justice, none pleadeth in truthfulness. They trust in vanity, and speak falsehood; they conceive mischief, and bring forth iniquity.

Jeremiah 37:21

Then Zedekiah the king commanded, and they committed Jeremiah into the court of the guard, and they gave him daily a loaf of bread out of the bakers' street, until all the bread in the city was spent. And Jeremiah abode in the court of the guard.

Jeremiah 52:34

and his allowance was a continual allowance given him by the king of Babylon, every day a portion until the day of his death, all the days of his life.

Matthew 6:33

But seek ye first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things shall be added unto you.

John 2:8

And he says to them, Draw out now, and carry it to the feast-master. And they carried it.

Acts 14:15

and saying, Men, why do ye these things? We also are men of like passions with you, preaching to you to turn from these vanities to the living God, who made the heaven, and the earth, and the sea, and all things in them;

1 Timothy 6:6-8

But piety with contentment is great gain.

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