Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Be surety for Your servant for good; Do not let the arrogant oppress me.

King James Version

Be surety for thy servant for good: let not the proud oppress me.

Holman Bible

Guarantee Your servant's well-being; do not let the arrogant oppress me.

International Standard Version

Back up your servant in a positive way; do not let the arrogant oppress me.

A Conservative Version

Be surety for thy servant for good. Let not the proud oppress me.

American Standard Version

Be surety for thy servant for good: Let not the proud oppress me.

Amplified

Be surety for Your servant for good [as Judah was surety for the safety of Benjamin]; let not the proud oppress me.

Bible in Basic English

Take your servant's interests into your keeping; let me not be crushed by the men of pride.

Darby Translation

Be surety for thy servant for good; let not the proud oppress me.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Be surety for thy slave for good; do not let the proud do violence unto me.

Julia Smith Translation

Be surety for thy servant for good: the proud shall not oppress me.

King James 2000

Be surety for your servant for good: let not the proud oppress me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Pledge good for your servant; do not let [the] arrogant oppress me.

Modern King James verseion

Be surety for Your servant for good; let not the proud press me down.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Be thou surety for thy servant to do him good, that the proud do me no wrong.

NET Bible

Guarantee the welfare of your servant! Do not let the arrogant oppress me!

New Heart English Bible

Ensure your servant's well-being. Do not let the proud oppress me.

New simplified Bible

Be surety for your servant for good and do not let the arrogant oppress me.

The Emphasized Bible

Be thou surety for thy servant for good, Let not insolent men oppress me.

Webster

Be surety for thy servant for good: let not the proud oppress me.

World English Bible

Ensure your servant's well-being. Don't let the proud oppress me.

Youngs Literal Translation

Make sure Thy servant for good, Let not the proud oppress me.

Verse Info

Cross References

Job 17:3

"Lay down, now, a pledge for me with Yourself; Who is there that will be my guarantor?

Hebrews 7:22

so much the more also Jesus has become the guarantee of a better covenant.

Genesis 43:9

"I myself will be surety for him; you may hold me responsible for him. If I do not bring him back to you and set him before you, then let me bear the blame before you forever.

Psalm 36:11

Let not the foot of pride come upon me, And let not the hand of the wicked drive me away.

Psalm 119:21

You rebuke the arrogant, the cursed, Who wander from Your commandments.

Proverbs 22:26-27

Do not be among those who give pledges, Among those who become guarantors for debts.

Isaiah 38:14

"Like a swallow, like a crane, so I twitter; I moan like a dove; My eyes look wistfully to the heights; O Lord, I am oppressed, be my security.

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