Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Be gracious to me, O LORD, for I am in distress; My eye is wasted away from grief, my soul and my body also.

King James Version

Have mercy upon me, O LORD, for I am in trouble: mine eye is consumed with grief, yea, my soul and my belly.

Holman Bible

Be gracious to me, Lord, because I am in distress; my eyes are worn out from angry sorrow- my whole being as well.

International Standard Version

Be gracious to me, LORD, for I am in distress. My eyes have been consumed by my grief along with my soul and my body.

A Conservative Version

Have mercy upon me, O LORD, for I am in distress. My eye wastes away with grief, [yea], my soul and my body.

American Standard Version

Have mercy upon me, O Jehovah, for I am in distress: Mine eye wasteth away with grief, yea , my soul and my body.

Amplified

Have mercy and be gracious unto me, O Lord, for I am in trouble; with grief my eye is weakened, also my inner self and my body.

Bible in Basic English

Have mercy on me, O Lord, for I am in trouble; my eyes are wasted with grief, I am wasted in soul and body.

Darby Translation

Be gracious unto me, Jehovah, for I am in trouble: mine eye wasteth away with vexation, my soul and my belly.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Have mercy upon me, O LORD, for I am in trouble: my eye is consumed with grief, yea, my soul and my belly.

Julia Smith Translation

Pity me, O Jehovah, for straits are to me: mine eye fell away; with trouble my soul and my belly.

King James 2000

Have mercy upon me, O LORD, for I am in trouble: my eye is consumed with grief, yea, my soul and my body.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Be gracious [to] me, O Yahweh, because I have distress. My eye wastes away because of vexation, [along with] my soul and my {body}.

Modern King James verseion

Have mercy on me, O Jehovah, for I am in trouble; my eye has become old with grief, my soul and my belly.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Have mercy upon me, O LORD, for I am in trouble, and mine eye is consumed for very heaviness, yea my soul and my body.

NET Bible

Have mercy on me, for I am in distress! My eyes grow dim from suffering. I have lost my strength.

New Heart English Bible

Have mercy on me, LORD, for I am in distress. My eye, my soul, and my body waste away with grief.

The Emphasized Bible

Show me favour, O Yahweh, for in distress am I, - Wasted with vexation, is mine eye - my soul and my body;

Webster

Have mercy upon me, O LORD, for I am in trouble: my eye is consumed with grief, yes, my soul and my belly.

World English Bible

Have mercy on me, Yahweh, for I am in distress. My eye, my soul, and my body waste away with grief.

Youngs Literal Translation

Favour me, O Jehovah, for distress is to me, Mine eye, my soul, and my body Have become old by provocation.

References

Watsons

Context Readings

A Plea For Protection

8 And You have not given me over into the hand of the enemy; You have set my feet in a large place. 9 Be gracious to me, O LORD, for I am in distress; My eye is wasted away from grief, my soul and my body also. 10 For my life is spent with sorrow And my years with sighing; My strength has failed because of my iniquity, And my body has wasted away.


Cross References

Psalm 6:7

My eye has wasted away with grief; It has become old because of all my adversaries.

Job 17:7

"My eye has also grown dim because of grief, And all my members are as a shadow.

Job 33:19-22

"Man is also chastened with pain on his bed, And with unceasing complaint in his bones;

Psalm 6:1-2

O LORD, do not rebuke me in Your anger, Nor chasten me in Your wrath.

Psalm 22:14-15

I am poured out like water, And all my bones are out of joint; My heart is like wax; It is melted within me.

Psalm 38:1-10

O LORD, rebuke me not in Your wrath, And chasten me not in Your burning anger.

Psalm 44:25

For our soul has sunk down into the dust; Our body cleaves to the earth.

Psalm 66:14

Which my lips uttered And my mouth spoke when I was in distress.

Psalm 73:14

For I have been stricken all day long And chastened every morning.

Psalm 73:26

My flesh and my heart may fail, But God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.

Psalm 88:3-5

For my soul has had enough troubles, And my life has drawn near to Sheol.

Psalm 88:9

My eye has wasted away because of affliction; I have called upon You every day, O LORD; I have spread out my hands to You.

Psalm 102:3-5

For my days have been consumed in smoke, And my bones have been scorched like a hearth.

Psalm 107:10

There were those who dwelt in darkness and in the shadow of death, Prisoners in misery and chains,

Lamentations 4:17

Yet our eyes failed, Looking for help was useless; In our watching we have watched For a nation that could not save.

Lamentations 5:17

Because of this our heart is faint, Because of these things our eyes are dim;



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