Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

I laid down and slept. I awoke, for Jehovah kept me.

New American Standard Bible

I lay down and slept;
I awoke, for the Lord sustains me.

King James Version

I laid me down and slept; I awaked; for the LORD sustained me.

Holman Bible

I lie down and sleep;
I wake again because the Lord sustains me.

International Standard Version

I lie down and sleep, I wake up, because the LORD sustains me.

A Conservative Version

I laid down and slept. I awoke, for LORD sustains me.

American Standard Version

I laid me down and slept; I awaked; for Jehovah sustaineth me.

Amplified


I lay down and slept [safely];
I awakened, for the Lord sustains me.

Darby Translation

I laid me down and slept; I awaked, for Jehovah sustaineth me.

Julia Smith Translation

I lay down and I, shall sleep; I awaked: for Jehovah will uphold me.

King James 2000

I laid me down and slept; I awaked; for the LORD sustained me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I lay down and slept; I woke up because Yahweh sustains me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I laid me down and slept, and rose up again; for the LORD sustained me.

NET Bible

I rested and slept; I awoke, for the Lord protects me.

New Heart English Bible

I laid myself down and slept. I awakened; for the LORD sustains me.

The Emphasized Bible

I, laid me down and slept, - I awoke, Surely, Yahweh, sustaineth me!

Webster

I laid me down and slept; I awaked; for the LORD sustained me.

World English Bible

I laid myself down and slept. I awakened; for Yahweh sustains me.

Youngs Literal Translation

I -- I have lain down, and I sleep, I have waked, for Jehovah sustaineth me.

Context Readings

Confidence In Troubled Times

4 I cried to Jehovah with my voice, and He heard me out of His holy hill. Selah. 5 I laid down and slept. I awoke, for Jehovah kept me. 6 I am not afraid of ten thousands of people who have set against me all around.


Cross References

Psalm 4:8

I will lie down, both in peace and in sleep. For You alone, Jehovah, make me dwell in safety.

Leviticus 26:6

And I will give peace in the land, and you shall lie down and none shall make you afraid. And I will cause evil beasts to cease out of the land, neither shall the sword go through your land.

Proverbs 3:24

When you lie down, you shall not be afraid; yea, you shall lie down, and your sleep shall be sweet.

Job 11:18-19

And you shall be safe, because there is hope; yea, you shall look around you, and you shall take your rest in safety.

Psalm 66:9

who holds our soul in life, and does not allow our feet to slide.

Psalm 127:2

It is vain for you to rise up early, to sit up late, to eat the bread of sorrows; for so He gives His beloved sleep.

Proverbs 14:26

In the fear of Jehovah is strong hope, and His sons shall have a place of refuge.

Proverbs 18:10

The name of Jehovah is a strong tower; the righteous man runs into it and is safe.

Isaiah 26:3

You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You; because he trusts in You.

Acts 12:6

And when Herod was about to bring him out, the same night Peter was sleeping between two soldiers, bound with two chains. Also guards were keeping the prison before the door.

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