Parallel Verses

King James 2000

My heart pants, my strength fails me: as for the light of my eyes, it also is gone from me.

New American Standard Bible

My heart throbs, my strength fails me; And the light of my eyes, even that has gone from me.

King James Version

My heart panteth, my strength faileth me: as for the light of mine eyes, it also is gone from me.

Holman Bible

My heart races, my strength leaves me,
and even the light of my eyes has faded.

International Standard Version

My heart pounds, my strength fails me, even the gleam in my eye is gone.

A Conservative Version

My heart throbs, my strength fails me. As for the light of my eyes, it also is gone from me.

American Standard Version

My heart throbbeth, my strength faileth me: As for the light of mine eyes, it also is gone from me.

Amplified

My heart throbs, my strength fails me; as for the light of my eyes, it also is gone from me.

Darby Translation

My heart throbbeth, my strength hath left me; and the light of mine eyes, it also is no more with me.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

My heart pants, my strength fails me; as for the light of my eyes, it also is gone from me.

Julia Smith Translation

O Jehovah, before thee all my desire, and my sighing was not hid from thee.

Lexham Expanded Bible

My heart throbs violently, my strength leaves me; and the light of my eyes, that also is not with me.

Modern King James verseion

My heart pants; my strength fails me; as for the light of my eyes, it also is gone from me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

My heart panteth, my strength hath failed me, and the light of mine eyes is gone from me.

NET Bible

My heart beats quickly; my strength leaves me; I can hardly see.

New Heart English Bible

My heart throbs. My strength fails me. As for the light of my eyes, it has also left me.

The Emphasized Bible

My heart, fluttereth, my strength hath forsaken me, and, as for the light of mine eyes, even they, are not with me:

Webster

My heart panteth, my strength faileth me: as for the light of my eyes, that also is gone from me.

World English Bible

My heart throbs. My strength fails me. As for the light of my eyes, it has also left me.

Youngs Literal Translation

My heart is panting, my power hath forsaken me, And the light of mine eyes, Even they are not with me.

Context Readings

Prayer Of A Suffering Sinner

9 Lord, all my desire is before you; and my groaning is not hid from you. 10 My heart pants, my strength fails me: as for the light of my eyes, it also is gone from me. 11 My lovers and my friends stand aloof from my plague; and my kinsmen stand afar off.


Cross References

Psalm 6:7

My eye is consumed because of grief; it grows old because of all my enemies.

Psalm 69:3

I am weary from my crying: my throat is dried: my eyes fail while I wait for my God.

Psalm 88:9

My eye mourns by reason of affliction: LORD, I have called daily upon you, I have stretched out my hands unto you.

1 Samuel 14:27-29

But Jonathan heard not when his father charged the people with the oath: therefore he put forth the end of the rod that was in his hand, and dipped it in a honeycomb, and put his hand to his mouth; and his eyes were brightened.

Psalm 31:10

For my life is spent with grief, and my years with sighing: my strength fails because of my iniquity, and my bones are consumed.

Psalm 42:1

[To the Chief Musician. A maschil, for the Sons of Korah.] As the hart pants after the water brooks, so pants my soul after you, O God.

Psalm 119:81-83

[Kaph] My soul faints for your salvation: but I hope in your word.

Psalm 119:123

My eyes fail for your salvation, and for the word of your righteousness.

Psalm 143:4-7

Therefore is my spirit overwhelmed within me; my heart within me is desolate.

Isaiah 21:4

My heart panted, fearfulness appalled me: the night of my pleasure has he turned into fear unto me.

Lamentations 2:11

My eyes do fail with tears, my soul is troubled, my heart is poured upon the earth, for the destruction of the daughter of my people; because the children and the infants faint in the streets of the city.

Lamentations 5:16-17

The crown has fallen from our head: woe unto us, that we have sinned!

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