Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

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

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


Be gracious and compassionate to me, O Lord, for I am in trouble;
My eye is clouded and weakened by grief, my soul and my body also.

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.

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.

References

Watsons

Context Readings

A Plea For Protection

8 And Thou hast not shut me up, Into the hand of an enemy, Thou hast caused my feet to stand in a broad place. 9 Favour me, O Jehovah, for distress is to me, Mine eye, my soul, and my body Have become old by provocation. 10 For my life hath been consumed in sorrow And my years in sighing. Feeble because of mine iniquity hath been my strength, And my bones have become old.


Cross References

Psalm 6:7

Old from provocation is mine eye, It is old because of all mine adversaries,

Job 17:7

And dim from sorrow is mine eye, And my members as a shadow all of them.

Job 33:19-22

And he hath been reproved With pain on his bed, And the strife of his bones is enduring.

Psalm 6:1-2

To the Overseer with stringed instruments, on the octave. -- A Psalm of David. O Jehovah, in Thine anger reprove me not, Nor in Thy fury chastise me.

Psalm 22:14-15

As waters I have been poured out, And separated themselves have all my bones, My heart hath been like wax, It is melted in the midst of my bowels.

Psalm 38:1-10

A Psalm of David, 'To cause to remember.' Jehovah, in Thy wrath reprove me not, Nor in Thy fury chastise me.

Psalm 44:25

For bowed to the dust hath our soul, Cleaved to the earth hath our belly.

Psalm 66:14

For opened were my lips, And my mouth spake in my distress:

Psalm 73:14

And I am plagued all the day, And my reproof is every morning.

Psalm 73:26

Consumed hath been my flesh and my heart, The rock of my heart and my portion is God to the age.

Psalm 88:3-5

For my soul hath been full of evils, And my life hath come to Sheol.

Psalm 88:9

Mine eye hath grieved because of affliction, I called Thee, O Jehovah, all the day, I have spread out unto Thee my hands.

Psalm 102:3-5

For consumed in smoke have been my days, And my bones as a fire-brand have burned.

Psalm 107:10

Inhabitants of dark places and death-shade, Prisoners of affliction and of iron,

Lamentations 4:17

While we exist -- consumed are our eyes for our vain help, In our watch-tower we have watched for a nation that saveth not.

Lamentations 5:17

For this hath our heart been sick, For these have our eyes been dim.

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