Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Do not enter into judgment with your servant, for no living person is righteous in your sight.

New American Standard Bible

And do not enter into judgment with Your servant, For in Your sight no man living is righteous.

King James Version

And enter not into judgment with thy servant: for in thy sight shall no man living be justified.

Holman Bible

Do not bring Your servant into judgment,
for no one alive is righteous in Your sight.

A Conservative Version

And enter not into judgment with thy servant. For in thy sight no man living is righteous.

American Standard Version

And enter not into judgment with thy servant; For in thy sight no man living is righteous.

Amplified

And enter not into judgment with Your servant, for in Your sight no man living is [in himself] righteous or justified.

Darby Translation

And enter not into judgment with thy servant; for in thy sight no man living shall be justified.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And enter not into judgment with thy slave; for in thy sight shall no man living be justified.

Julia Smith Translation

And thou wilt not come into judgment with thy servant, for all living shall not be justified before thee.

King James 2000

And enter not into judgment with your servant: for in your sight shall no man living be justified.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And do not enter into judgment with your servant, because no one alive [is] righteous before you.

Modern King James verseion

And do not enter into judgment with Your servant, for in Your sight no one living is just.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And enter not into judgment with thy servant; for in thy sight shall no man living be justified.

NET Bible

Do not sit in judgment on your servant, for no one alive is innocent before you.

New Heart English Bible

Do not enter into judgment with your servant, for in your sight no man living is righteous.

Webster

And enter not into judgment with thy servant: for in thy sight shall no man living be justified.

World English Bible

Don't enter into judgment with your servant, for in your sight no man living is righteous.

Youngs Literal Translation

And enter not into judgment with Thy servant, For no one living is justified before Thee.

References

Questions on Psalm 143:2

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. 3 For those who oppose me are pursuing my life, crushing me to the ground, making me sit in darkness like those who died long ago.


Cross References

Ecclesiastes 7:20

For there is not a single righteous man on earth who practices good and does not sin.

Job 14:3

Indeed, have you opened your eyes on one like this to bring me into a legal fight with you?

Job 25:4

How can a human being become right with God? How can a human being be pure?

Psalm 130:3

LORD, if you were to record iniquities, Lord, who could remain standing?

Romans 3:20

Therefore, God will not justify any human being by means of the actions prescribed by the Law, for through the Law comes the full knowledge of sin.

Job 4:17

"Can a mortal person be more righteous than God? Or can the purity of the valiant exceed that of his maker?'

Job 15:14

"What is mankind, that he can be blameless? Or does being born of a woman mean he'll be in the right?

Galatians 2:16

yet we know that a person is not justified by doing what the Law requires, but rather by the faithfulness of Jesus the Messiah. We, too, have believed in the Messiah Jesus so that we might be justified by the faithfulness of the Messiah and not by doing what the Law requires, for no human being will be justified by doing what the Law requires.

Exodus 34:7

He graciously loves thousands, and forgives iniquity, transgression, and sin. But he does not leave the guilty unpunished, visiting the iniquity of the ancestors on their children, and on their children's children to the third and fourth generation."

1 Kings 8:46

"When they sin against you because there isn't a single human being who doesn't sin and you become angry with them and deliver them over to their enemy, who takes them away captive to the land that belongs to their enemy, whether near or far away,

Job 9:2-3

"Indeed, I'm fully aware that this is so, but how can a person become right with God?

1 John 1:10

If we say that we have never sinned, we make him a liar and his word has no place in us.

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