Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

LORD, set a guard over my mouth; keep watch over the door to my lips.

New American Standard Bible

Set a guard, O LORD, over my mouth; Keep watch over the door of my lips.

King James Version

Set a watch, O LORD, before my mouth; keep the door of my lips.

Holman Bible

Lord, set up a guard for my mouth;
keep watch at the door of my lips.

A Conservative Version

Set a watch, O LORD, before my mouth. Keep the door of my lips.

American Standard Version

Set a watch, O Jehovah, before my mouth; Keep the door of my lips.

Amplified

Set a guard, O Lord, before my mouth; keep watch at the door of my lips.

Darby Translation

Set a watch, O Jehovah, before my mouth; keep the door of my lips.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Set a watch, O LORD, upon my mouth; keep the door of my lips.

Julia Smith Translation

Set, O Jehovah, a watch to my mouth; guard over the door of my lips.

King James 2000

Set a watch, O LORD, before my mouth; keep watch over the door of my lips.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Set a guard, O Yahweh, over my mouth; keep watch over the door of my lips.

Modern King James verseion

Set a watch, O Jehovah, before my mouth; keep the door of my lips.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Set a watch, O LORD, before my mouth, and keep the door of my lips.

NET Bible

O Lord, place a guard on my mouth! Protect the opening of my lips!

New Heart English Bible

Set a watch, LORD, before my mouth. Keep the door of my lips.

The Emphasized Bible

Set thou, O Yahweh, a watch at my mouth, Keep thou guard over the door of my lips.

Webster

Set a watch, O LORD, before my mouth; keep the door of my lips.

World English Bible

Set a watch, Yahweh, before my mouth. Keep the door of my lips.

Youngs Literal Translation

Set, O Jehovah, a watch for my mouth, Watch Thou over the door of my lips.

Verse Picture

Devotionals

Devotionals about Psalm 141:3

Images Psalm 141:3

Prayers for Psalm 141:3

Context Readings

Protection From Sin And Sinners

2 Let my prayer be like incense offered before you, and my uplifted hands like the evening sacrifice. 3 LORD, set a guard over my mouth; keep watch over the door to my lips. 4 Don't let my heart turn toward evil or involve itself in wicked activities with men who practice iniquity. Let me not feast on their delicacies.


Cross References

Micah 7:5

Don't trust your friends, don't confide in a companion, watch what you say to your wife.

Psalm 39:1

I told myself, "I will keep watch over my tongue to keep from sinning. I will muzzle my mouth when the wicked are around."

Psalm 17:3-5

When you probe my heart, and examine me at night; when you refine me, you will find nothing wrong, for I have determined that I will not transgress with my mouth.

Psalm 34:13

Then keep your tongue from doing evil and your lips from spreading lies.

Psalm 71:8

My mouth is filled with your praise and your splendor daily.

James 1:26

If anyone thinks that he is religious and does not bridle his tongue, but instead deceives himself, his religion is worthless.

James 3:2

For all of us make many mistakes. If someone does not make any mistakes when he speaks, he is perfect and able to control his whole body.

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