Parallel Verses

King James Version

I will wash mine hands in innocency: so will I compass thine altar, O LORD:

New American Standard Bible

I shall wash my hands in innocence,
And I will go about Your altar, O Lord,

Holman Bible

I wash my hands in innocence
and go around Your altar, Lord,

International Standard Version

I wash my hands innocently. I go around your altar, LORD,

A Conservative Version

I will wash my hands in innocence, so I will encompass thine altar, O LORD,

American Standard Version

I will wash my hands in innocency: So will I compass thine altar, O Jehovah;

Amplified


I will wash my hands in innocence,
And I will go about Your altar, O Lord,

Bible in Basic English

I will make my hands clean from sin; so will I go round your altar, O Lord;

Darby Translation

I will wash my hands in innocency, and will encompass thine altar, O Jehovah,

Julia Smith Translation

I will wash my hands in cleanness, and I will surround thine altar, O Jehovah:

King James 2000

I will wash my hands in innocence: so will I go about your altar, O LORD:

Lexham Expanded Bible

I will wash my hands in innocence, and I will walk about your altar, O Yahweh,

Modern King James verseion

I will wash my hands in innocency; so I will go around Your altar, O Jehovah,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I wash my hands with innocency, O LORD, and so will I go to thine altar,

NET Bible

I maintain a pure lifestyle, so I can appear before your altar, O Lord,

New Heart English Bible

I will wash my hands in innocence, so I will go about your altar, LORD;

The Emphasized Bible

I will bathe, in pureness, my hands, - so will I go in procession around thine altar, O Yahweh;

Webster

I will wash my hands in innocence: so will I compass thy altar, O LORD:

World English Bible

I will wash my hands in innocence, so I will go about your altar, Yahweh;

Youngs Literal Translation

I wash in innocency my hands, And I compass Thine altar, O Jehovah.

References

Context Readings

Prayer For Vindication

5 I have hated the congregation of evil doers; and will not sit with the wicked. 6 I will wash mine hands in innocency: so will I compass thine altar, O LORD: 7 That I may publish with the voice of thanksgiving, and tell of all thy wondrous works.


Cross References

Psalm 73:13

Verily I have cleansed my heart in vain, and washed my hands in innocency.

Exodus 30:19-20

For Aaron and his sons shall wash their hands and their feet thereat:

Psalm 43:4

Then will I go unto the altar of God, unto God my exceeding joy: yea, upon the harp will I praise thee, O God my God.

Psalm 24:4

He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; who hath not lifted up his soul unto vanity, nor sworn deceitfully.

Isaiah 1:16-18

Wash you, make you clean; put away the evil of your doings from before mine eyes; cease to do evil;

Malachi 2:11-13

Judah hath dealt treacherously, and an abomination is committed in Israel and in Jerusalem; for Judah hath profaned the holiness of the LORD which he loved, and hath married the daughter of a strange god.

Matthew 5:23-24

Therefore if thou bring thy gift to the altar, and there rememberest that thy brother hath ought against thee;

1 Corinthians 11:28-29

But let a man examine himself, and so let him eat of that bread, and drink of that cup.

1 Timothy 2:8

I will therefore that men pray every where, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and doubting.

Titus 3:5

Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost;

Hebrews 10:19-22

Having therefore, brethren, boldness to enter into the holiest by the blood of Jesus,

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