Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

Lord, how long wilt thou look on? Rescue my soul from their destructions, my only one from the young lions.

New American Standard Bible

Lord, how long will You look on? Rescue my soul from their ravages, My only life from the lions.

King James Version

Lord, how long wilt thou look on? rescue my soul from their destructions, my darling from the lions.

Holman Bible

Lord, how long will You look on? Rescue my life from their ravages, my very life from the young lions.

International Standard Version

LORD, how long will you just watch? Rescue me from their destruction, my precious life from these young lions.

A Conservative Version

LORD, how long will thou look on? Rescue my soul from their destructions, my darling from the lions.

American Standard Version

Lord, how long wilt thou look on? Rescue my soul from their destructions, My darling from the lions.

Amplified

Lord, how long will You look on [without action]? Rescue my life from their destructions, my dear and only life from the lions!

Bible in Basic English

Lord, how long will you be looking on? take my soul from their destruction, my life from the lions.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Lord, how long wilt thou look on? Restore my soul from their destructions, my life from the lions.

Julia Smith Translation

O Jehovah, how long wilt thou see? Turn back my soul from their destruction, my only one from the lions.

King James 2000

Lord, how long will you look on? rescue my soul from their destructions, my precious life from the lions.

Lexham Expanded Bible

My Lord, how long will you watch? Restore my life from their ravages, my only [life] from [the] young lions.

Modern King James verseion

O Jehovah, how long will You look on? Rescue my soul from their ravages, my only one from the lions.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

LORD, how long wilt thou look upon this? O deliver my soul from the calamities which they bring on me, and my darling from the lions.

NET Bible

O Lord, how long are you going to just stand there and watch this? Rescue me from their destructive attacks; guard my life from the young lions!

New Heart English Bible

Lord, how long will you look on? Rescue my soul from their destruction, my precious life from the lions.

The Emphasized Bible

My Lord! how long wilt thou look on? Bring back my soul out of their raging, from among lions, my solitary self.

Webster

Lord, how long wilt thou look on? rescue my soul from their destructions, my darling from the lions.

World English Bible

Lord, how long will you look on? Rescue my soul from their destruction, my precious life from the lions.

Youngs Literal Translation

Lord, how long dost thou behold? Keep back my soul from their desolations, From young lions my only one.

References

Context Readings

Prayer For Victory

16 With profane jesters for bread, they have gnashed their teeth against me. 17 Lord, how long wilt thou look on? Rescue my soul from their destructions, my only one from the young lions. 18 I will give thee thanks in the great congregation; I will praise thee among much people.


Cross References

Habakkuk 1:13

Thou art of purer eyes than to behold evil, and canst not look on mischief: wherefore lookest thou upon them that deal treacherously, and keepest silence when the wicked swalloweth up a man more righteous than he?

Psalm 22:20-21

Deliver my soul from the sword; my only one from the power of the dog;

Psalm 6:3

And my soul trembleth exceedingly: and thou, Jehovah, till how long?

Psalm 10:14

Thou hast seen it, for thou thyself beholdest trouble and vexation, to requite by thy hand. The wretched committeth himself unto thee; thou hast been the helper of the fatherless.

Psalm 13:1-2

{To the chief Musician. A Psalm of David.} How long, Jehovah, wilt thou forget me for ever? how long wilt thou hide thy face from me?

Psalm 57:4

My soul is in the midst of lions; I lie down among them that breathe out flames, the sons of men, whose teeth are spears and arrows, and their tongue a sharp sword.

Psalm 69:14-15

Deliver me out of the mire, let me not sink; let me be delivered from them that hate me, and out of the depths of waters.

Psalm 74:9-10

We see not our signs; there is no more any prophet, neither is there among us any that knoweth how long.

Psalm 89:46

How long, Jehovah, wilt thou hide thyself for ever? shall thy fury burn like fire?

Psalm 94:3-4

How long shall the wicked, O Jehovah, how long shall the wicked triumph?

Psalm 142:6-7

Attend unto my cry, for I am brought very low; deliver me from my persecutors, for they are stronger than I.

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