Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

As when one plows and breaks open the earth, Our bones have been scattered at the mouth of Sheol.

King James Version

Our bones are scattered at the grave's mouth, as when one cutteth and cleaveth wood upon the earth.

Holman Bible

As when one plows and breaks up the soil, [turning up rocks], so our bones have been scattered at the mouth of Sheol.

International Standard Version

Just as one plows and breaks up the earth, our bones are scattered near the entrance to the place of the dead.

A Conservative Version

Like plowing and furrowing the earth, our bones are scattered at the mouth of Sheol.

American Standard Version

As when one ploweth and cleaveth the earth, Our bones are scattered at the mouth of Sheol.

Amplified

The unburied bones [of slaughtered rulers] shall lie scattered at the mouth of Sheol, [as unregarded] as the lumps of soil behind the plowman when he breaks open the ground.

Darby Translation

Our bones are scattered at the mouth of Sheol, as when one cutteth and cleaveth wood upon the earth.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Our bones are scattered at the mouth of Sheol, as when one cuts and cleaves wood upon the earth.

Julia Smith Translation

As he cutting up and cleaving asunder in the earth, our bones were scattered at the mouth of hades.

King James 2000

Our bones are scattered at the grave's mouth, as when one cuts and splits wood upon the earth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

As [when one] plows and breaks up the earth, [so] our bones are scattered at the mouth of Sheol.

Modern King James verseion

Our bones are scattered at the grave's mouth, as when one cuts and splits wood on the earth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Our bones lie scattered before the pit, like as when one graveth and diggeth up the ground.

NET Bible

As when one plows and breaks up the soil, so our bones are scattered at the mouth of Sheol.

New Heart English Bible

"As when one plows and breaks up the earth, our bones are scattered at the mouth of Sheol."

The Emphasized Bible

As when one plougheth and furroweth the earth, Scattered about, are our bones at the mouth of hades!

Webster

Our bones are scattered at the grave's mouth, as when one cutteth and cleaveth wood upon the earth.

World English Bible

"As when one plows and breaks up the earth, our bones are scattered at the mouth of Sheol."

Youngs Literal Translation

As one tilling and ripping up in the land, Have our bones been scattered at the command of Saul.

Verse Info

Context Readings

Protection From Sin And Sinners

6 Their judges are thrown down by the sides of the rock, And they hear my words, for they are pleasant. 7 As when one plows and breaks open the earth, Our bones have been scattered at the mouth of Sheol. 8 For my eyes are toward You, O GOD, the Lord; In You I take refuge; do not leave me defenseless.


Cross References

Psalm 53:5

There they were in great fear where no fear had been; For God scattered the bones of him who encamped against you; You put them to shame, because God had rejected them.

1 Samuel 22:18-19

Then the king said to Doeg, "You turn around and attack the priests." And Doeg the Edomite turned around and attacked the priests, and he killed that day eighty-five men who wore the linen ephod.

Psalm 44:22

But for Your sake we are killed all day long; We are considered as sheep to be slaughtered.

Romans 8:36

Just as it is written, "FOR YOUR SAKE WE ARE BEING PUT TO DEATH ALL DAY LONG; WE WERE CONSIDERED AS SHEEP TO BE SLAUGHTERED."

2 Corinthians 1:9

indeed, we had the sentence of death within ourselves so that we would not trust in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead;

Hebrews 11:37

They were stoned, they were sawn in two, they were tempted, they were put to death with the sword; they went about in sheepskins, in goatskins, being destitute, afflicted, ill-treated

Revelation 11:8-9

And their dead bodies will lie in the street of the great city which mystically is called Sodom and Egypt, where also their Lord was crucified.

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