Parallel Verses

Webster

Because of the voice of the enemy, because of the oppression of the wicked: for they cast iniquity upon me, and in wrath they hate me.

New American Standard Bible

Because of the voice of the enemy,
Because of the pressure of the wicked;
For they bring down trouble upon me
And in anger they bear a grudge against me.

King James Version

Because of the voice of the enemy, because of the oppression of the wicked: for they cast iniquity upon me, and in wrath they hate me.

Holman Bible

because of the enemy’s voice,
because of the pressure of the wicked.
For they bring down disaster on me
and harass me in anger.

International Standard Version

because of the voice of the enemy, and because of the oppression of the wicked. They bring down evil upon me, and in anger they hate me.

A Conservative Version

because of the voice of the enemy, because of the oppression of the wicked. For they cast iniquity upon me, and in anger they persecute me.

American Standard Version

Because of the voice of the enemy, Because of the oppression of the wicked; For they cast iniquity upon me, And in anger they persecute me.

Amplified


Because of the voice of the enemy,
Because of the pressure of the wicked;
For they bring down trouble on me,
And in anger they persecute me.

Bible in Basic English

I am troubled because of the voice of the cruel ones, because of the loud cry of the evil-doers; for they put a weight of evil on me, and they are cruel in their hate for me.

Darby Translation

Because of the voice of the enemy; because of the oppression of the wicked: for they cast iniquity upon me, and in anger they persecute me.

Julia Smith Translation

From the voice of the enemy, from the face of the oppression of the unjust one: for they will bring down vanity upon me, for in anger they will lie in wait for me.

King James 2000

Because of the voice of the enemy, because of the oppression of the wicked: for they cast iniquity upon me, and in wrath they hate me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

because of [the] voice [of] an enemy, because of the oppression of the wicked, because they bring down evil on me, and in anger they hold a grudge [against] me.

Modern King James verseion

from the voice of the enemy, from the oppression of the wicked, for they shake trouble over me, and in wrath they hate me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The enemy crieth so, and the ungodly cometh on so fast: for they are minded to do me some mischief, so maliciously are they set against me.

NET Bible

because of what the enemy says, and because of how the wicked pressure me, for they hurl trouble down upon me and angrily attack me.

New Heart English Bible

Because of the voice of the enemy, Because of the oppression of the wicked. For they bring suffering on me. In anger they hold a grudge against me.

The Emphasized Bible

Because of the noise of the enemy, By reason of the oppression of the lawless one, For they would let trouble drop upon me, And, in anger, would they entrap me.

World English Bible

Because of the voice of the enemy, Because of the oppression of the wicked. For they bring suffering on me. In anger they hold a grudge against me.

Youngs Literal Translation

Because of the voice of an enemy, Because of the oppression of the wicked, For they cause sorrow to move against me, And in anger they hate me.

References

Hastings

Verse Info

Context Readings

Betrayal By A Friend

2 Attend to me, and hear me: I mourn in my complaint, and make a noise; 3 Because of the voice of the enemy, because of the oppression of the wicked: for they cast iniquity upon me, and in wrath they hate me. 4 My heart is severely pained within me: and the terrors of death have fallen upon me.


Cross References

2 Samuel 16:7-8

And thus said Shimei when he cursed, Come out, come out, thou bloody man, and thou man of Belial:

2 Samuel 15:3

And Absalom said to him, See, thy matters are good and right; but there is no man deputed by the king to hear thee.

2 Samuel 19:19

And said to the king, Let not my lord impute iniquity to me, neither do thou remember that which thy servant did perversely the day that my lord the king went out of Jerusalem, that the king should take it to his heart.

Psalm 12:5

For the oppression of the poor, for the sighing of the needy, now will I arise, saith the LORD; I will set him in safety from him that puffeth at him.

Psalm 17:9

From the wicked that oppress me, from my deadly enemies, who encompass me,

Psalm 27:12

Deliver me not over to the will of my enemies: for false witnesses have risen against me, and such as breathe out cruelty.

Psalm 35:11

False witnesses arose; they laid to my charge things that I knew not.

Psalm 54:3

For strangers have risen up against me, and oppressors seek after my soul: they have not set God before them. Selah.

Psalm 71:11

Saying, God hath forsaken him: persecute and take him; for there is none to deliver him.

Psalm 73:8

They are corrupt, and speak wickedly concerning oppression: they speak loftily.

Lamentations 3:34-36

To crush under his feet all the prisoners of the earth,

Matthew 26:59

Now the chief priests and elders, and all the council, sought false testimony against Jesus, to put him to death;

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