Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

But God will redeem my soul from the power of Sheol, for he will receive me. Selah.

New American Standard Bible

But God will redeem my soul from the power of Sheol, For He will receive me. Selah.

King James Version

But God will redeem my soul from the power of the grave: for he shall receive me. Selah.

Holman Bible

But God will redeem my life
from the power of Sheol,
for He will take me.Selah

International Standard Version

God will truly redeem me from the power of Sheol. He will surely receive me! Interlude

American Standard Version

But God will redeem my soul from the power of Sheol; For he will receive me. Selah

Amplified

But God will redeem me from the power of Sheol (the place of the dead); for He will receive me. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Bible in Basic English

But God will get back my soul; for he will take me from the power of death. (Selah.)

Darby Translation

But God will redeem my soul from the power of Sheol: for he will receive me. Selah.

Julia Smith Translation

But God will redeem my soul from the hand of hades, for he will receive me. Silence.

King James 2000

But God will redeem my soul from the power of the grave: for he shall receive me. Selah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Surely God will ransom my life from the {power} of Sheol, because he will receive me. Selah

Modern King James verseion

But God will redeem my soul from the hand of the grave; for He will take me. Selah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But God shall deliver my soul from the power of hell, when he receiveth me. Selah.

NET Bible

But God will rescue my life from the power of Sheol; certainly he will pull me to safety. (Selah)

New Heart English Bible

But God will redeem my soul from the power of Sheol, for he will receive me. Selah.

The Emphasized Bible

But, God, will redeem my soul, out of the hand of hades, For he will take me. Selah.

Webster

But God will redeem my soul from the power of the grave: for he shall receive me. Selah.

World English Bible

But God will redeem my soul from the power of Sheol, for he will receive me. Selah.

Youngs Literal Translation

Only, God doth ransom my soul from the hand of Sheol, For He doth receive me. Selah.

References

Easton

Fausets

Law

Hastings

Context Readings

Misplaced Trust In Wealth

14 They are appointed as a flock for Sheol. Death shall be their shepherd, and the upright shall have dominion over them in the morning. And their beauty shall be for Sheol to consume, that there be no habitation for it. 15 But God will redeem my soul from the power of Sheol, for he will receive me. Selah. 16 Be not thou afraid when a man is made rich, when the glory of his house is increased.


Cross References

Psalm 73:24

Thou will guide me with thy counsel, and afterward receive me to glory.

Hosea 13:14

I will ransom them from the power of Sheol. I will redeem them from death. O death, where are thy plagues? O Sheol, where is thy sting? Repentance shall be hid from my eyes.

Psalm 56:13

For thou have delivered my soul from death, and my feet from falling, that I may walk before God in the light of the living.

Genesis 5:24

And Enoch walked with God, and he was not, for God took him.

Psalm 16:10-11

For thou will not leave my soul to Sheol, nor will thou allow thy holy man to see corruption.

Psalm 31:5

Into thy hand I commend my spirit. Thou have redeemed me, O LORD, thou God of truth.

Psalm 86:13

For great is thy loving kindness toward me, and thou have delivered my soul from the lowest Sheol.

Psalm 89:48

What man is he who shall live and not see death, who shall deliver his soul from the power of Sheol? Selah.

Luke 23:46

And Jesus, having sounded out in a great voice, said, Father, into thy hands I entrust my spirit. And having said these things, he expired.

John 14:3

And if I go and prepare a place for you, I come again, and will take you along to myself, so that where I am, ye may be also.

Acts 7:59

And they stoned Stephen, who was calling and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.

Revelation 5:9

And they sing a new song, saying, Thou are worthy to take the book and to open the seals of it, because thou were killed and purchased us from God by thy blood, out of every tribe, and tongue, and people, and nation.

Revelation 14:13

And I heard a voice from heaven saying to me, Write, Blessed are the dead who die in Lord from henceforth. Yea, says the Spirit, so that they may rest from their toils, and their works follow with them.

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