Parallel Verses

Amplified


For my iniquities have gone over my head [like the waves of a flood];
As a heavy burden they weigh too much for me.

New American Standard Bible

For my iniquities are gone over my head;
As a heavy burden they weigh too much for me.

King James Version

For mine iniquities are gone over mine head: as an heavy burden they are too heavy for me.

Holman Bible

For my sins have flooded over my head;
they are a burden too heavy for me to bear.

International Standard Version

My iniquities loom over my head; like a cumbersome burden, they are too heavy for me.

A Conservative Version

For my iniquities have gone over my head. As a heavy burden they are too heavy for me.

American Standard Version

For mine iniquities are gone over my head: As a heavy burden they are too heavy for me.

Darby Translation

For mine iniquities are gone over my head: as a heavy burden they are too heavy for me.

Julia Smith Translation

No soundness in my flesh from thy wrath; no peace in my bones from the face of my sins.

King James 2000

For my iniquities are gone over my head: as a heavy burden they are too heavy for me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For my iniquities have passed over my head; like a heavy burden they are too heavy for me.

Modern King James verseion

For my iniquities have gone over my head; like a heavy burden they are too heavy for me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For my wickednesses are gone over my head, and are like a sore burden, too heavy for me to bear.

NET Bible

For my sins overwhelm me; like a heavy load, they are too much for me to bear.

New Heart English Bible

For my iniquities have gone over my head. As a heavy burden, they are too heavy for me.

The Emphasized Bible

For, mine iniquities, have passed over my head, Like a heavy burden, they are too heavy for me:

Webster

For my iniquities have gone over my head: as a heavy burden they are too heavy for me.

World English Bible

For my iniquities have gone over my head. As a heavy burden, they are too heavy for me.

Youngs Literal Translation

For mine iniquities have passed over my head, As a heavy burden -- too heavy for me.

References

American

Hastings

Context Readings

Prayer Of A Suffering Sinner

3
There is no soundness in my flesh because of Your indignation;
There is no health in my bones because of my sin.
4 
For my iniquities have gone over my head [like the waves of a flood];
As a heavy burden they weigh too much for me.
5
My wounds are loathsome and foul
Because of my foolishness.


Cross References

Ezra 9:6

and I said, “O my God, I am ashamed and embarrassed to lift up my face to You, my God, for our wrongdoings have risen higher than our heads and our guilt has grown to the heavens.

Psalm 40:12


For innumerable evils have encompassed me;
My sins have overtaken me, so that I am not able to see.
They are more numerous than the hairs of my head,
And my heart has failed me.

Leviticus 7:18

If any of the meat of the sacrifice of his peace offerings is ever eaten on the third day, then it will not be accepted, and the one who brought it will not be credited with it. It shall be an abhorred (offensive) thing; the one who eats it shall bear his own guilt.

Isaiah 53:11


As a result of the anguish of His soul,
He shall see it and be satisfied;
By His knowledge [of what He has accomplished] the Righteous One,
My Servant, shall justify the many [making them righteous—upright before God, in right standing with Him],
For He shall bear [the responsibility for] their sins.

Lamentations 1:14


“The yoke of my transgressions is bound;
By His hand they are knit and woven together.
They have come upon my neck.
He has made my strength fail;
The Lord has put me into the hand
Of those against whom I cannot stand.

Matthew 11:28

“Come to Me, all who are weary and heavily burdened [by religious rituals that provide no peace], and I will give you rest [refreshing your souls with salvation].

1 Peter 2:24

He personally carried our sins in His body on the cross [willingly offering Himself on it, as on an altar of sacrifice], so that we might die to sin [becoming immune from the penalty and power of sin] and live for righteousness; for by His wounds you [who believe] have been healed.

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