Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

LORD, hear my prayer; pay attention to my request, because you are faithful; answer me in your righteousness.

New American Standard Bible

Hear my prayer, O LORD, Give ear to my supplications! Answer me in Your faithfulness, in Your righteousness!

King James Version

{A Psalm of David.} Hear my prayer, O LORD, give ear to my supplications: in thy faithfulness answer me, and in thy righteousness.

Holman Bible

A Davidic psalm.Lord, hear my prayer.
In Your faithfulness listen to my plea,
and in Your righteousness answer me.

A Conservative Version

Hear my prayer, O LORD. Give ear to my supplications. In thy faithfulness answer me, [and] in thy righteousness.

American Standard Version

Hear my prayer, O Jehovah; give ear to my supplications: In thy faithfulness answer me, and in thy righteousness.

Amplified

Hear my prayer, O Lord, give ear to my supplications! In Your faithfulness answer me, and in Your righteousness.

Bible in Basic English

Let my prayer come to you, O Lord; give ear to my requests for your grace; keep faith with me, and give me an answer in your righteousness;

Darby Translation

{A Psalm of David.} Jehovah, hear my prayer; give ear to my supplications: in thy faithfulness answer me, in thy righteousness.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Hear my prayer, O LORD; give ear to my supplications for the sake of thy truth; answer me for the sake of thy righteousness.

Julia Smith Translation

Chanting to David. O Jahovah, hear my prayer, give ear to my supplication: in thy faithfulness answer me; in thy justice.

King James 2000

[A Psalm of David.] Hear my prayer, O LORD, give ear to my supplications: in your faithfulness answer me, and in your righteousness.

Lexham Expanded Bible

O Yahweh, hear my prayer; listen to my supplications. In your faithfulness answer me, [and] in your righteousness.

Modern King James verseion

A Psalm of David. Hear my prayer O Jehovah; give ear to my supplications; in Your faithfulness and in Your righteousness answer me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

{A Psalm of David} Hear my prayer, O LORD, and consider my desire; hearken unto me for thy truth and righteousness' sake.

NET Bible

A psalm of David. O Lord, hear my prayer! Pay attention to my plea for help! Because of your faithfulness and justice, answer me!

New Heart English Bible

Hear my prayer, LORD. Listen to my petitions. In your faithfulness and righteousness, relieve me.

Webster

A Psalm of David. Hear my prayer, O LORD, give ear to my supplications: in thy faithfulness answer me, and in thy righteousness.

World English Bible

Hear my prayer, Yahweh. Listen to my petitions. In your faithfulness and righteousness, relieve me.

Youngs Literal Translation

A Psalm of David. O Jehovah, hear my prayer, Give ear unto my supplications, In Thy faithfulness answer me -- in Thy righteousness.

Images Psalm 143:1

Context Readings

A Cry For Help

1 LORD, hear my prayer; pay attention to my request, because you are faithful; answer me in your righteousness. 2 Do not enter into judgment with your servant, for no living person is righteous in your sight.



Cross References

Psalm 71:2

Rescue and deliver me, because you are righteous. Turn your ear to me and save me.

Psalm 31:1

In you, LORD, I have taken refuge. Let me never be ashamed. Because you are righteous, deliver me!

Psalm 140:6

So I say to the LORD, "You are my God; listen to my voice as I plead for mercy, LORD.

1 John 1:9

If we make it our habit to confess our sins, in his faithful righteousness he forgives us for those sins and cleanses us from all unrighteousness.

2 Samuel 7:25

"And now, LORD God, let what you have spoken concerning your servant and his household be done and let it be done just as you've promised.

Psalm 89:1-2

I will sing forever about the gracious love of the LORD; from generation to generation I will declare your faithfulness with my mouth.

Daniel 9:16

Lord, in view of all your righteous acts, please turn your anger and wrath away from your city Jerusalem, your holy mountain. Because of our sins and the iniquities of our ancestors, Jerusalem and your people have become an embarrassment to all of those around us.

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