Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Let my eyes be turned away from what is false; give me life in your ways.

New American Standard Bible

Turn away my eyes from looking at vanity, And revive me in Your ways.

King James Version

Turn away mine eyes from beholding vanity; and quicken thou me in thy way.

Holman Bible

Turn my eyes from looking at what is worthless; give me life in Your ways.

International Standard Version

Turn my eyes away from gazing at worthless things, and revive me by your ways.

A Conservative Version

Turn away my eyes from beholding vanity, and enliven me in thy ways.

American Standard Version

Turn away mine eyes from beholding vanity, And quicken me in thy ways.

Amplified

Turn away my eyes from beholding vanity (idols and idolatry); and restore me to vigorous life and health in Your ways.

Darby Translation

Turn away mine eyes from beholding vanity; quicken me in thy way.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Turn away my eyes from beholding vanity, and cause me to live in thy way.

Julia Smith Translation

Cause mine eyes to pass from seeing vanity; make me live in thy way.

King James 2000

Turn away my eyes from beholding vanity; and revive me in your way.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Turn away my eyes from looking at [what is] worthless; revive me in your ways.

Modern King James verseion

Turn away my eyes from seeing vanity; in Your way give me life.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

O turn away mine eyes, lest they behold vanity; and quicken thou me in thy way.

NET Bible

Turn my eyes away from what is worthless! Revive me with your word!

New Heart English Bible

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

The Emphasized Bible

Turn away mine eyes, from beholding vanity, In thy way, give me life.

Webster

Turn away my eyes from beholding vanity; and revive thou me in thy way.

World English Bible

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

Youngs Literal Translation

Remove mine eyes from seeing vanity, In Thy way quicken Thou me.

References

American

Fausets

Context Readings

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36 Let my heart be turned to your unchanging word, and not to evil desire. 37 Let my eyes be turned away from what is false; give me life in your ways. 38 Give effect to your word to your servant, in whose heart is the fear of you.


Cross References

Isaiah 33:15

He whose ways are true, and whose words are upright; he who gives no thought to the profits of false acts, whose hands have not taken rewards, who will have no part in putting men to death, and whose eyes are shut against evil;

Psalm 119:25

My soul is joined to the dust: O give me life, in keeping with your word.

Proverbs 23:5

Are your eyes lifted up to it? it is gone: for wealth takes to itself wings, like an eagle in flight up to heaven.

Numbers 15:39

So that, looking on these ornaments, you may keep in mind the orders of the Lord and do them; and not be guided by the desires of your hearts and eyes, through which you have been untrue to me:

Joshua 7:21

When I saw among their goods a fair robe of Babylon and two hundred shekels of silver, and a mass of gold, fifty shekels in weight, I was overcome by desire and took them; and they are put away in the earth in my tent, and the silver is under it.

2 Samuel 11:2

Now one evening, David got up from his bed, and while he was walking on the roof of the king's house, he saw from there a woman bathing; and the woman was very beautiful.

Job 31:1

I made an agreement with my eyes; how then might my eyes be looking on a virgin?

Psalm 71:20

You, who have sent great and bitter troubles on me, will give me life again, lifting me up from the deep waters of the underworld.

Psalm 119:40

See how great is my desire for your orders: give me life in your righteousness.

Proverbs 4:25

Keep your eyes on what is in front of you, looking straight before you.

Matthew 5:28

But I say to you that everyone whose eyes are turned on a woman with desire has had connection with her in his heart.

1 John 2:16

Because everything in the world, the desire of the flesh, the desire of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father but of the world.

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