Parallel Verses

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;

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:

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 have asked of you; don't deny me before I die: 8 Remove far from me falsehood and lies. Give me neither poverty nor riches. Feed me with the food that is needful for me; 9 lest I be full, deny you, and say, 'Who is Yahweh?' or lest I be poor, and steal, and so dishonor the name of my God.



Cross References

Matthew 6:11

Give us today our daily bread.

Luke 11:3

Give us day by day our daily bread.

Genesis 28:20

Jacob vowed a vow, saying, "If God will be with me, and will keep me in this way that I go, and will give me bread to eat, and clothing to put on,

Genesis 48:15-16

He blessed Joseph, and said, "The God before whom my fathers Abraham and Isaac did walk, the God who has fed me all my life long to this day,

Exodus 16:15

When the children of Israel saw it, they said one to another, "What is it?" For they didn't know what it was. Moses said to them, "It is the bread which Yahweh has given you to eat."

Exodus 16:18

When they measured it with an omer, he who gathered much had nothing over, and he who gathered little had no lack. They gathered every man according to his eating.

Exodus 16:21-22

They gathered it morning by morning, everyone according to his eating. When the sun grew hot, it melted.

Exodus 16:29

Behold, because Yahweh has given you the Sabbath, therefore he gives you on the sixth day the bread of two days. Everyone stay in his place. Let no one go out of his place on the seventh day."

Exodus 16:35

The children of Israel ate the manna forty years, until they came to an inhabited land. They ate the manna until they came to the borders of the land of Canaan.

2 Kings 25:30

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

Job 23:12

I haven't gone back from the commandment of his lips. I have treasured up the words of his mouth more than my necessary food.

Psalm 62:9-10

Surely men of low degree are just a breath, and men of high degree are a lie. In the balances they will go up. They are together lighter than a breath.

Psalm 119:29

Keep me from the way of deceit. Grant me your law graciously!

Psalm 119:37

Turn my eyes away from looking at worthless things. Revive me in your ways.

Proverbs 21:6

Getting treasures by a lying tongue is a fleeting vapor for those who seek death.

Proverbs 22:8

He who sows wickedness reaps trouble, and the rod of his fury will be destroyed.

Proverbs 23:5

Why do you set your eyes on that which is not? For it certainly sprouts wings like an eagle and flies in the sky.

Ecclesiastes 1:2

"Vanity of vanities," says the Preacher; "Vanity of vanities, all is vanity."

Isaiah 5:18

Woe to those who draw iniquity with cords of falsehood, and wickedness as with cart rope;

Isaiah 59:4

None sues in righteousness, and none pleads in truth: they trust in vanity, and speak lies; 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. Thus Jeremiah remained in the court of the guard.

Jeremiah 52:34

and for his allowance, there 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 first God's Kingdom, and his righteousness; and all these things will be given to you as well.

John 2:8

He said to them, "Now draw some out, and take it to the ruler of the feast." So they took it.

Acts 14:15

"Men, why are you doing these things? We also are men of like passions with you, and bring you good news, that you should turn from these vain things to the living God, who made the sky and the earth and the sea, and all that is in them;

1 Timothy 6:6-8

But godliness with contentment is great gain.

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