Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

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

International Standard Version

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

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 set before you [as] incense, the lifting up of my palms [as the] evening offering. 3 Set a guard, O Yahweh, over my mouth; keep watch over the door of my lips. 4 Do not incline my heart to any evil thing, to practice wicked deeds with men [who] do iniquity; and do not let me eat of their delicacies.


Cross References

Micah 7:5

Do not put faith in a friend; put no trust in a close friend. Guard the doorways of your mouth from the one who lies in your lap.

Psalm 39:1

I said, "I will guard my ways {that I may not sin} with my tongue. I will keep a muzzle over my mouth as long as [the] wicked [are] before me."

Psalm 17:3-5

You have tried my heart; you have examined [me] by night; you have tested me; you found nothing. I have decided [that] my mouth will not transgress.

Psalm 34:13

Keep your tongue from evil and your lips from speaking deceit.

Psalm 71:8

My mouth is filled with your praise, with your glory all the day.

James 1:26

If anyone thinks he is religious, [although he] does not bridle his tongue but deceives his heart, this person's religion [is] worthless.

James 3:2

For we all stumble [in] many [ways]. If anyone does not stumble in what he says, he [is] a perfect individual, able to hold in check his whole body also.

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