Parallel Verses

Amplified

Many are my persecutors and my adversaries, yet I do not swerve from Your testimonies.

New American Standard Bible

Many are my persecutors and my adversaries, Yet I do not turn aside from Your testimonies.

King James Version

Many are my persecutors and mine enemies; yet do I not decline from thy testimonies.

Holman Bible

My persecutors and foes are many.
I have not turned from Your decrees.

International Standard Version

Though my persecutors and adversaries are numerous, I do not turn aside from your decrees.

A Conservative Version

Many are my persecutors and my adversaries. I have not swerved from thy testimonies.

American Standard Version

Many are my persecutors and mine adversaries; Yet have I not swerved from thy testimonies.

Bible in Basic English

Great is the number of those who are against me; but I have not been turned away from your unchanging word.

Darby Translation

Many are my persecutors and mine oppressors; I have not declined from thy testimonies.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Many are my persecutors and my enemies; yet I do not deviate from thy testimonies.

Julia Smith Translation

Many are they pursuing me and pressing me: I declined not from thy testimonies.

King James 2000

Many are my persecutors and my enemies; yet do I not turn from your testimonies.

Lexham Expanded Bible

My persecutors and enemies [are] many, [yet] I do not turn aside from your testimonies.

Modern King James verseion

Many are my persecutors and my enemies, yet I do not turn aside from Your testimonies.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Many there are that trouble me, and persecute me; yet do I not swerve from thy testimonies.

NET Bible

The enemies who chase me are numerous. Yet I do not turn aside from your rules.

New Heart English Bible

Many are my persecutors and my adversaries. I haven't swerved from your testimonies.

The Emphasized Bible

Many, are my persecutors and mine adversaries, From thy testimonies, have I not swerved.

Webster

Many are my persecutors and my enemies; yet I do not decline from thy testimonies.

World English Bible

Many are my persecutors and my adversaries. I haven't swerved from your testimonies.

Youngs Literal Translation

Many are my pursuers, and adversaries, From Thy testimonies I have not turned aside.

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Verse Info

Context Readings

Resh

156 Great are Your tender mercy and loving-kindness, O Lord; give me life according to Your ordinances. 157 Many are my persecutors and my adversaries, yet I do not swerve from Your testimonies. 158 I behold the treacherous and am grieved and loathe them, because they do not respect Your law [neither hearing, receiving, loving, nor obeying it].


Cross References

Psalm 119:51

The proud have had me greatly in derision, yet have I not declined in my interest in or turned aside from Your law.

Job 17:9

Yet shall the righteous (those upright and in right standing with God) hold to their ways, and he who has clean hands shall grow stronger and stronger.

Job 23:11

My foot has held fast to His steps; His ways have I kept and not turned aside.

Psalm 3:1-2

Lord, how they are increased who trouble me! Many are they who rise up against me.

Psalm 7:1

O Lord my God, in You I take refuge and put my trust; save me from all those who pursue and persecute me, and deliver me,

Psalm 22:12

Many [foes like] bulls have surrounded me; strong bulls of Bashan have hedged me in.

Psalm 22:16

For [like a pack of] dogs they have encompassed me; a company of evildoers has encircled me, they pierced my hands and my feet.

Psalm 25:19

Consider my enemies, for they abound; they hate me with cruel hatred.

Psalm 44:17

All this is come upon us, yet have we not forgotten You, neither have we been false to Your covenant [which You made with our fathers].

Psalm 56:2

They that lie in wait for me would swallow me up or trample me all day long, for they are many who fight against me, O Most High!

Psalm 118:10-12

All nations (the surrounding tribes) compassed me about, but in the name of the Lord I will cut them off!

Psalm 119:110

The wicked have laid a snare for me, yet I do not stray from Your precepts.

Isaiah 42:4

He will not fail or become weak or be crushed and discouraged till He has established justice in the earth; and the islands and coastal regions shall wait hopefully for Him and expect His direction and law.

Matthew 24:9

Then they will hand you over to suffer affliction and tribulation and put you to death, and you will be hated by all nations for My name's sake.

Matthew 26:47

As He was still speaking, Judas, one of the Twelve [apostles], came up, and with him a great crowd with swords and clubs, from the chief priests and elders of the people.

Acts 4:27

For in this city there actually met and plotted together against Your holy Child and Servant Jesus, Whom You consecrated by anointing, both Herod and Pontius Pilate with the Gentiles and peoples of Israel,

Acts 20:23-24

Except that the Holy Spirit clearly and emphatically affirms to me in city after city that imprisonment and suffering await me.

1 Corinthians 15:58

Therefore, my beloved brethren, be firm (steadfast), immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord [always being superior, excelling, doing more than enough in the service of the Lord], knowing and being continually aware that your labor in the Lord is not futile [it is never wasted or to no purpose].

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