Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

For I said, Hear me, lest they rejoice over me; when my foot slips, they magnify themselves against me.

New American Standard Bible

For I said, “May they not rejoice over me,
Who, when my foot slips, would magnify themselves against me.”

King James Version

For I said, Hear me, lest otherwise they should rejoice over me: when my foot slippeth, they magnify themselves against me.

Holman Bible

For I said, “Don’t let them rejoice over me—
those who are arrogant toward me when I stumble.”

International Standard Version

For I said, "Do not let them gloat over me, as they congratulate themselves when my foot slips."

A Conservative Version

For I said, Lest they rejoice over me. When my foot slips, they magnify themselves against me.

American Standard Version

For I said, Lest they rejoice over me: When my foot slippeth, they magnify themselves against me.

Amplified


For I pray, “May they not rejoice over me,
Who, when my foot slips, would boast against me.”

Darby Translation

For I said, Let them not rejoice over me! When my foot slipped, they magnified themselves against me.

Julia Smith Translation

For, for thee, O Jehovah, I waited: thou wilt answer, O Jehovah my God.

King James 2000

For I said, Hear me, lest otherwise they should rejoice over me: when my foot slips, they magnify themselves against me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For I said, "[Help,] lest they rejoice over me, [lest] they boast against me when my foot slips."

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

My desire is that mine enemies triumph not over me; for if my foot slip, they rejoice greatly against me.

NET Bible

I have prayed for deliverance, because otherwise they will gloat over me; when my foot slips they will arrogantly taunt me.

New Heart English Bible

For I said, "Do not let them gloat over me, or exalt themselves over me when my foot slips."

The Emphasized Bible

For I said, Lest they rejoice over me! When my feet were tottering, against me, have they magnified themselves:

Webster

For I said, Hear me, lest otherwise they should rejoice over me: when my foot slippeth, they magnify themselves against me.

World English Bible

For I said, "Don't let them gloat over me, or exalt themselves over me when my foot slips."

Youngs Literal Translation

When I said, 'Lest they rejoice over me, In the slipping of my foot against me they magnified themselves.

Verse Info

Context Readings

Prayer Of A Suffering Sinner

15 For in You, O Jehovah, do I hope; You will hear, O Jehovah my God. 16 For I said, Hear me, lest they rejoice over me; when my foot slips, they magnify themselves against me. 17 For I am ready to fall, and my pain is always before me.


Cross References

Psalm 94:18

When I said, My foot slips; Your mercy, O Jehovah, held me up.

Deuteronomy 32:35

Vengeance and retribution belong to Me. Their foot shall slide in time, for the day of their calamity is at hand, and the things that shall come on them make haste.

Psalm 13:3-4

Look! Answer me, O Jehovah my God; enlighten my eyes, lest I sleep the sleep of death,

Psalm 35:24-26

Judge me, O Jehovah my God, according to Your righteousness; and do not let them rejoice over me.

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