Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

The cords of Sheol were round about me; The snares of death came upon me.

New American Standard Bible

The cords of Sheol surrounded me;
The snares of death confronted me.

King James Version

The sorrows of hell compassed me about: the snares of death prevented me.

Holman Bible

The ropes of Sheol entangled me;
the snares of death confronted me.

International Standard Version

The cords of Sheol surrounded me; the snares of death confronted me.

A Conservative Version

The cords of Sheol were round about me. The snares of death came upon me.

Amplified


The cords of Sheol (the nether world, the place of the dead) surrounded me;
The snares of death confronted me.

Bible in Basic English

The cords of hell were round me: the nets of death came on me.

Darby Translation

The bands of Sheol surrounded me, the cords of death encountered me.

Julia Smith Translation

The pains of hades surrounded me: the snares of death anticipated me.

King James 2000

The sorrows of sheol surrounded me: the snares of death confronted me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The ropes of Sheol surrounded me; [the] snares of death confronted me.

Modern King James verseion

The sorrows of hell surrounded me; the snares of death confronted me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The pains of hell came about me; the snares of death overtook me. {TYNDALE: The cords of hell have compassed me about, and the snares of death have overtaken me.}

NET Bible

The ropes of Sheol tightened around me, the snares of death trapped me.

New Heart English Bible

The cords of Sheol were around me. The snares of death came on me.

The Emphasized Bible

The meshes of hades, had surrounded me, The snares of death, had confronted me,

Webster

The sorrows of hell encompassed me: the snares of death seized me.

World English Bible

The cords of Sheol were around me. The snares of death came on me.

Youngs Literal Translation

Cords of Sheol have surrounded me, Before me have been snares of death.

References

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Context Readings

Praise For Deliverance

4 The cords of death compassed me, And the floods of ungodliness made me afraid. 5 The cords of Sheol were round about me; The snares of death came upon me. 6 In my distress I called upon Jehovah, And cried unto my God: He heard my voice out of his temple, And my cry before him came into his ears.


Cross References

Psalm 86:13

For great is thy lovingkindness toward me; And thou hast delivered my soul from the lowest Sheol.

Psalm 88:3-8

For my soul is full of troubles, And my life draweth nigh unto Sheol.

Psalm 88:15-17

I am afflicted and ready to die from my youth up: While I suffer thy terrors I am distracted.

Psalm 116:3

The cords of death compassed me, And the pains of Sheol gat hold upon me: I found trouble and sorrow.

Ecclesiastes 9:12

For man also knoweth not his time: as the fishes that are taken in an evil net, and as the birds that are caught in the snare, even so are the sons of men snared in an evil time, when it falleth suddenly upon them.

Acts 2:24

whom God raised up, having loosed the pangs of death: because it was not possible that he should be holden of it.

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