Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

It is good for me to have been through trouble; so that I might come to the knowledge of your rules.

New American Standard Bible

It is good for me that I was afflicted, That I may learn Your statutes.

King James Version

It is good for me that I have been afflicted; that I might learn thy statutes.

Holman Bible

It was good for me to be afflicted so that I could learn Your statutes.

International Standard Version

It was for my good that I was humbled; so that I would learn your statutes.

A Conservative Version

It is good for me that I have been afflicted, that I may learn thy statutes.

American Standard Version

It is good for me that I have been afflicted; That I may learn thy statutes.

Amplified

It is good for me that I have been afflicted, that I might learn Your statutes.

Darby Translation

It is good for me that I have been afflicted, that I might learn thy statutes.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

It was good for me that I have been humbled, that I might learn thy statutes.

Julia Smith Translation

Good for me that thou didst humble me, so that I shall learn thy laws.

King James 2000

It is good for me that I have been afflicted; that I might learn your statutes.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[It is] good for me that I was afflicted, so that I might learn your statutes.

Modern King James verseion

It is good for me that I have been afflicted, so that I might learn Your Precepts.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

It is good for me that I have been in trouble, that I may learn thy statutes.

NET Bible

It was good for me to suffer, so that I might learn your statutes.

New Heart English Bible

It is good for me that I have been afflicted, that I may learn your statutes.

The Emphasized Bible

It is, well for me, that I was afflicted, That I might learn thy statutes.

Webster

It is good for me that I have been afflicted; that I might learn thy statutes.

World English Bible

It is good for me that I have been afflicted, that I may learn your statutes.

Youngs Literal Translation

Good for me that I have been afflicted, That I might learn Thy statutes.

Context Readings

Teth

70 Their hearts are shut up with fat; but my delight is in your law. 71 It is good for me to have been through trouble; so that I might come to the knowledge of your rules. 72 The law of your mouth is better to me than thousands of gold and silver.


Cross References

Psalm 119:67

Before I was in trouble I went out of the way; but now I keep your word.

Psalm 94:12-13

Happy is the man who is guided by you, O Jah, and to whom you give teaching out of your law;

Isaiah 27:9

So by this will the sin of Jacob be covered, and this is all the fruit of taking away his punishment; when all the stones of the altar are crushed together, so that the wood pillars and the sun-images will not be put up again.

1 Corinthians 11:32

But if punishment does come, it is sent by the Lord, so that we may be safe when the world is judged.

Hebrews 12:10-11

For they truly gave us punishment for a short time, as it seemed good to them; but he does it for our profit, so that we may become holy as he is.

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