Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Since I am your servant, give me understanding, so I will know your decrees.

New American Standard Bible

I am Your servant; give me understanding, That I may know Your testimonies.

King James Version

I am thy servant; give me understanding, that I may know thy testimonies.

Holman Bible

I am Your servant; give me understanding
so that I may know Your decrees.

A Conservative Version

I am thy servant. Give me understanding, that I may know thy testimonies.

American Standard Version

I am thy servant; give me understanding, That I may know thy testimonies.

Amplified

I am Your servant; give me understanding (discernment and comprehension), that I may know (discern and be familiar with the character of) Your testimonies.

Bible in Basic English

I am your servant; give me wisdom, so that I may have knowledge of your unchanging word.

Darby Translation

I am thy servant; give me understanding that I may know thy testimonies.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I am thy slave; give me understanding, that I may know thy testimonies.

Julia Smith Translation

I am thy servant; cause me to understand, and I shall know thy tesmonies.

King James 2000

I am your servant; give me understanding, that I may know your testimonies.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I [am] your servant; give me understanding, that I may know your statutes.

Modern King James verseion

I am Your servant; give me understanding, that I may know Your testimonies.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I am thy servant; O grant me understanding, that I may know thy testimonies.

NET Bible

I am your servant. Give me insight, so that I can understand your rules.

New Heart English Bible

I am your servant. Give me understanding, that I may know your testimonies.

The Emphasized Bible

Thy servant, I am - give me understanding, so shall I get to know thy testimonies.

Webster

I am thy servant; give me understanding, that I may know thy testimonies.

World English Bible

I am your servant. Give me understanding, that I may know your testimonies.

Youngs Literal Translation

Thy servant am I -- cause me to understand, And I know Thy testimonies.

Verse Info

Cross References

Psalm 116:16

LORD, I am indeed your servant. I am your servant. I am the son of your handmaid. You have released my bonds.

2 Chronicles 1:7-10

That very night God appeared to Solomon and told him, "Ask what I am to give you."

Psalm 86:16

Return to me and have mercy on me; clothe your servant with your strength and deliver the son of your maid servant.

Psalm 119:11

I have stored what you have said in my heart, so I won't sin against you.

Psalm 119:18-19

Open my eyes so that I will observe amazing things from your instruction.

Psalm 119:29

Remove false paths from me; and graciously give me your instruction.

Psalm 119:34

Give me understanding and I will observe your instruction. I will keep it with all of my heart.

Psalm 119:66

Teach me both knowledge and appropriate discretion, because I believe in your commands.

Psalm 119:94

I am yours, so save me, since I have sought your precepts.

Proverbs 9:10

The fear of the LORD is where wisdom begins, and knowing holiness demonstrates understanding.

Proverbs 14:8

The wisdom of the prudent helps him know how to live, but a fool's stupidity deceives him.

Romans 6:22

But now that you have been freed from sin and have become God's slaves, the benefit you reap is sanctification, and the result is eternal life.

2 Corinthians 3:5-6

By ourselves we are not qualified to claim that anything comes from us. Rather, our credentials come from God,

2 Timothy 2:7

Think about what I am saying. The Lord will help you to understand all these things.

James 1:5

Now if any of you lacks wisdom, he should ask God, who gives to everyone generously without a rebuke, and it will be given to him.

James 3:13-17

Who among you is wise and understanding? Let him show by his noble conduct that his actions are done humbly and wisely.

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