Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

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

American Standard 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 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 sorrows of death hemmed me in, and the floods of ungodly men made me afraid. 5 The sorrows of hell surrounded me; the snares of death confronted me. 6 In my distress I called on Jehovah, and I cried to my God; He heard my voice out of His temple, and my cry came before Him, into His ears.


Cross References

Psalm 86:13

For great is Your mercy toward me; and You have delivered my soul from the lowest hell.

Psalm 88:3-8

For my soul is full of troubles, and my life draws near the grave.

Psalm 88:15-17

I am afflicted and ready to die from my youth up; while I suffer Your terrors, I pine away.

Psalm 116:3

The sorrows of death hemmed me in, and the pains of hell took hold on me; I found trouble and sorrow.

Ecclesiastes 9:12

For man also does not know his time; as the fishes that are taken in an evil net, and as the birds that are caught in the snare; so are the sons of men snared in an evil time, when it falls suddenly on them.

Acts 2:24

whom God raised up, having loosed the pains of death, because it was not possible that He should be held by it.

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