Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

My wounds grow foul and fester
Because of my folly.

King James Version

My wounds stink and are corrupt because of my foolishness.

Holman Bible

My wounds are foul and festering
because of my foolishness.

International Standard Version

My wounds have putrefied and festered because of my foolishness.

A Conservative Version

My wounds are loathsome and corrupt, because of my foolishness.

American Standard Version

My wounds are loathsome and corrupt, Because of my foolishness.

Amplified


My wounds are loathsome and foul
Because of my foolishness.

Darby Translation

My wounds stink, they are corrupt, because of my foolishness.

Julia Smith Translation

For mine iniquities passed over my head: as a heavy lifting up they will be loaded above me.

King James 2000

My wounds are foul and are corrupt because of my foolishness.

Lexham Expanded Bible

My wounds start to stink; they rot because of my foolishness.

Modern King James verseion

My wounds have putrefied and rotted, because of my foolishness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

My wounds stink, and are corrupt, through my foolishness.

NET Bible

My wounds are infected and starting to smell, because of my foolish sins.

New Heart English Bible

My wounds are loathsome and corrupt, because of my foolishness.

The Emphasized Bible

My wounds are of bad odour - they have festered, by reason of my folly:

Webster

My wounds are offensive, and are corrupt because of my foolishness.

World English Bible

My wounds are loathsome and corrupt, because of my foolishness.

Youngs Literal Translation

Stunk -- become corrupt have my wounds, Because of my folly.

References

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Hastings

Watsons

Verse Info

Context Readings

Prayer Of A Suffering Sinner

4 For my iniquities are gone over my head;
As a heavy burden they weigh too much for me.
5 My wounds grow foul and fester
Because of my folly.
6 I am bent over and greatly bowed down;
I go mourning all day long.


Cross References

Psalm 32:3

When I kept silent about my sin, my body wasted away
Through my groaning all day long.

Psalm 38:7

For my loins are filled with burning,
And there is no soundness in my flesh.

Psalm 69:5

O God, it is You who knows my folly,
And my wrongs are not hidden from You.

Isaiah 1:5-6

Where will you be stricken again,
As you continue in your rebellion?
The whole head is sick
And the whole heart is faint.

Jeremiah 8:22

Is there no balm in Gilead?
Is there no physician there?
Why then has not the health of the daughter of my people been restored?

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