Parallel Verses

World English Bible

They reward me evil for good, to the bereaving of my soul.

New American Standard Bible

They repay me evil for good, To the bereavement of my soul.

King James Version

They rewarded me evil for good to the spoiling of my soul.

Holman Bible

They repay me evil for good,
making me desolate.

International Standard Version

They paid me back evil for good; my soul mourns.

A Conservative Version

They reward me evil for good, [to] the bereaving of my soul.

American Standard Version

They reward me evil for good, To the bereaving of my soul.

Amplified

They reward me evil for good to my personal bereavement.

Bible in Basic English

They gave me back evil for good, troubling my soul.

Darby Translation

They reward me evil for good, to the bereavement of my soul.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

They rewarded me evil for good until my soul was alone.

Julia Smith Translation

They will requite me evil instead of good, bereaving to my soul

King James 2000

They rewarded me evil for good to the sorrow of my soul.

Lexham Expanded Bible

They repay me evil in place of good. [It is] bereavement to my soul.

Modern King James verseion

They rewarded me evil for good; bereaving my soul.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They reward me evil for good, to the great discomfort of my soul.

NET Bible

They repay me evil for the good I have done; I am overwhelmed with sorrow.

New Heart English Bible

They reward me evil for good, to the bereaving of my soul.

The Emphasized Bible

They repay me evil for good, Bereaving my soul.

Webster

They rewarded me evil for good to the spoiling of my soul.

Youngs Literal Translation

They pay me evil for good, bereaving my soul,

Verse Info

Context Readings

Prayer For Victory

11 Unrighteous witnesses rise up. They ask me about things that I don't know about. 12 They reward me evil for good, to the bereaving of my soul. 13 But as for me, when they were sick, my clothing was sackcloth. I afflicted my soul with fasting. My prayer returned into my own bosom.


Cross References

John 10:32

Jesus answered them, "I have shown you many good works from my Father. For which of those works do you stone me?"

Psalm 38:20

They who also render evil for good are adversaries to me, because I follow what is good.

Jeremiah 18:20

Shall evil be recompensed for good? for they have dug a pit for my soul. Remember how I stood before you to speak good for them, to turn away your wrath from them.

1 Samuel 19:4-5

Jonathan spoke good of David to Saul his father, and said to him, "Don't let the king sin against his servant, against David; because he has not sinned against you, and because his works have been very good toward you;

1 Samuel 19:15

Saul sent the messengers to see David, saying, "Bring him up to me in the bed, that I may kill him."

1 Samuel 20:31-33

For as long as the son of Jesse lives on the earth, you shall not be established, nor your kingdom. Therefore now send and bring him to me, for he shall surely die!"

1 Samuel 22:13-14

Saul said to him, "Why have you conspired against me, you and the son of Jesse, in that you have given him bread, and a sword, and have inquired of God for him, that he should rise against me, to lie in wait, as at this day?"

Psalm 109:3-5

They have also surrounded me with words of hatred, and fought against me without a cause.

Proverbs 17:13

Whoever rewards evil for good, evil shall not depart from his house.

Luke 23:21-23

but they shouted, saying, "Crucify! Crucify him!"

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