Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Give hearing to my prayer, O God; and let not your ear be shut against my request.

New American Standard Bible

For the choir director; on stringed instruments. A Maskil of David.
Give ear to my prayer, O God;
And do not hide Yourself from my supplication.

King James Version

{To the chief Musician on Neginoth, Maschil, A Psalm of David.} Give ear to my prayer, O God; and hide not thyself from my supplication.

Holman Bible

For the choir director: with stringed instruments. A Davidic Maskil.God, listen to my prayer
and do not ignore my plea for help.

International Standard Version

Pay attention to my prayer, God, and do not hide yourself from my appeal.

A Conservative Version

Give ear to my prayer, O God, and hide not thyself from my supplication.

American Standard Version

Give ear to my prayer, O God; And hide not thyself from my supplication.

Amplified

Listen to my prayer, O God,
And do not hide Yourself from my plea.

Darby Translation

{To the chief Musician. On stringed instruments: an instruction. Of David.} Give ear to my prayer, O God; and hide not thyself from my supplication.

Julia Smith Translation

To the overseer upon the stringed instrument, instruction to David. Give ear O God, to my prayer; thou wilt not hide thyself from my supplication.

King James 2000

[To the Chief Musician on neginoth, a maschil. A Song of David.] Give ear to my prayer, O God; and hide not yourself from my supplication.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Give ear, O God, [to] my prayer, and do not hide yourself from my plea.

Modern King James verseion

To the Chief Musician. For stringed instruments. A contemplation. A Psalm of David. Give ear to my prayer, O God; and hide not Yourself from my cry.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

{To the Chanter, in Neginoth, an instruction of David} Hear my prayer, O God, and hide not thyself from my petition.

NET Bible

For the music director, to be accompanied by stringed instruments; a well-written song by David. Listen, O God, to my prayer! Do not ignore my appeal for mercy!

New Heart English Bible

Listen to my prayer, God. Do not hide yourself from my supplication.

The Emphasized Bible

Give ear, O God, to my prayer, And do not hide thyself from my supplication:

Webster

To the chief Musician on Neginoth, Maschil, A Psalm of David. Give ear to my prayer, O God; and hide not thyself from my supplication.

World English Bible

Listen to my prayer, God. Don't hide yourself from my supplication.

Youngs Literal Translation

To the Overseer with stringed instruments. -- An instruction, by David. Give ear, O God, to my prayer, And hide not from my supplication.

Context Readings

Betrayal By A Friend

1 Give hearing to my prayer, O God; and let not your ear be shut against my request. 2 Give thought to me, and let my prayer be answered: I have been made low in sorrow;



Cross References

Psalm 61:1

Let my cry come to you, O God; let your ears be open to my prayer.

Psalm 5:1

Give ear to my words, O Lord; give thought to my heart-searchings.

Psalm 6:1

O Lord, do not be bitter with me in your wrath; do not send punishment on me in the heat of your passion.

Psalm 17:1

Let my cause come to your ears, O Lord, give attention to my cry; give ear to my prayer which goes not out from false lips.

Psalm 27:9

Let not your face be covered from me; do not put away your servant in wrath; you have been my help: do not give me up or take your support from me, O God of my salvation.

Psalm 28:1

My cry goes up to you, O Lord, my Rock; do not keep back your answer from me, so that I may not become like those who go down into the underworld.

Psalm 54:1-2

Let your name be my salvation, O God; let my cause be judged by your strength.

Psalm 64:1

O God, let the voice of my grief come to your ear: keep my life from the fear of those who are against me.

Psalm 80:1

Give ear, O Keeper of Israel, guiding Joseph like a flock; you who have your seat on the winged ones, let your glory be seen.

Psalm 80:4

O Lord God of armies, how long will your wrath be burning against the rest of your people?

Psalm 84:8

O Lord God of armies, let my prayer come to you: give ear, O God of Jacob. (Selah.)

Psalm 84:8

O Lord God of armies, let my prayer come to you: give ear, O God of Jacob. (Selah.)

Psalm 84:8

O Lord God of armies, let my prayer come to you: give ear, O God of Jacob. (Selah.)

Lamentations 3:8

Even when I send up a cry for help, he keeps my prayer shut out.

1 Peter 3:12

For the eyes of the Lord are on the upright, and his ears are open to their prayers: but the face of the Lord is against those who do evil.

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