Parallel Verses

Amplified

I believed (trusted in, relied on, and clung to my God), and therefore have I spoken [even when I said], I am greatly afflicted.

New American Standard Bible

I believed when I said, "I am greatly afflicted."

King James Version

I believed, therefore have I spoken: I was greatly afflicted:

Holman Bible

I believed, even when I said,
“I am severely afflicted.”

International Standard Version

I will continue to believe, even when I say, "I am greatly afflicted"

A Conservative Version

I believed, therefore I have spoken, but I was greatly afflicted.

American Standard Version

I believe, for I will speak: I was greatly afflicted:

Bible in Basic English

I still had faith, though I said, I am in great trouble;

Darby Translation

I believed, therefore have I spoken. As for me, I was greatly afflicted.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I believed, therefore I spoke, and was greatly afflicted;

Julia Smith Translation

I believed, for I will speak: I was greatly humbled.

King James 2000

I believed, therefore have I spoken: I was greatly afflicted:

Lexham Expanded Bible

I believed when I spoke, "I am afflicted greatly."

Modern King James verseion

I believed, therefore I have spoken; I was greatly afflicted;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I believed, and therefore will I speak; but I was sore troubled.

NET Bible

I had faith when I said, "I am severely oppressed."

New Heart English Bible

I believed, therefore I said, "I am greatly afflicted."

The Emphasized Bible

I believed that I should speak, I, was greatly depressed.

Webster

I believed, therefore have I spoken: I was greatly afflicted:

World English Bible

I believed, therefore I said, "I was greatly afflicted."

Youngs Literal Translation

I have believed, for I speak, I -- I have been afflicted greatly.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

References

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Thanksgiving For God's Deliverance

9 I will walk before the Lord in the land of the living. 10 I believed (trusted in, relied on, and clung to my God), and therefore have I spoken [even when I said], I am greatly afflicted. 11 I said in my haste, All men are deceitful and liars.


Cross References

2 Corinthians 4:13

Yet we have the same spirit of faith as he had who wrote, I have believed, and therefore have I spoken. We too believe, and therefore we speak,

Numbers 14:6-9

And Joshua son of Nun and Caleb son of Jephunneh, who were among the scouts who had searched the land, rent their clothes,

Proverbs 21:28

A false witness will perish, but the word of a man who hears attentively will endure and go unchallenged.

Hebrews 11:1

Now faith is the assurance (the confirmation, the title deed) of the things [we] hope for, being the proof of things [we] do not see and the conviction of their reality [faith perceiving as real fact what is not revealed to the senses].

2 Peter 1:16

For we were not following cleverly devised stories when we made known to you the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah), but we were eyewitnesses of His majesty (grandeur, authority of sovereign power).

2 Peter 1:21

For no prophecy ever originated because some man willed it [to do so -- "it never came by human impulse], but men spoke from God who were borne along (moved and impelled) by the Holy Spirit.

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