Parallel Verses

Webster

For I said, Hear me, lest otherwise they should rejoice over me: when my foot slippeth, 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 King James verseion

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

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:

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 thee, O LORD, do I hope: thou wilt hear, O Lord my God. 16 For I said, Hear me, lest otherwise they should rejoice over me: when my foot slippeth, they magnify themselves against me. 17 For I am ready to halt, and my sorrow is continually before me.


Cross References

Psalm 94:18

When I said, My foot slippeth; thy mercy, O LORD, held me up.

Deuteronomy 32:35

To me belongeth vengeance, and recompense; their foot shall slide in due time: for the day of their calamity is at hand, and the things that shall come upon them make haste.

Psalm 13:3-4

Consider and hear me, O LORD my God: lighten my eyes, lest I sleep the sleep of death;

Psalm 35:24-26

Judge me, O LORD my God, according to thy righteousness; and let them not rejoice over me.

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