Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Without any fault on my part, they rush together and prepare themselves. Get up! Come help me! Pay attention!

New American Standard Bible

For no guilt of mine, they run and set themselves against me Arouse Yourself to help me, and see!

King James Version

They run and prepare themselves without my fault: awake to help me, and behold.

Holman Bible

For no fault of mine,
they run and take up a position.
Awake to help me, and take notice.

A Conservative Version

They run and prepare themselves without [my] fault. Awake thou to help me, and behold.

American Standard Version

They run and prepare themselves without my fault: Awake thou to help me, and behold.

Amplified

They run and prepare themselves, though there is no fault in me; rouse Yourself [O Lord] to meet and help me, and see!

Bible in Basic English

For no sin of mine they go quickly and get themselves ready; be awake and come to my help, and see.

Darby Translation

They run and prepare themselves without my fault: awake to meet me, and behold.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

They run and prepare themselves when I have committed no iniquity; awake to help me and behold.

Julia Smith Translation

Not iniquity, they will run and they will prepare: be aroused to meet me, and see.

King James 2000

They run and prepare themselves apart from my fault: awake to help me, and behold.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Without guilt on my part they run and ready themselves. Awake to meet me and see.

Modern King James verseion

Without my fault they run and prepare themselves; awaken to help me, and look on me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They run and prepare themselves, without my fault; Arise thou therefore to help me, and behold.

NET Bible

Though I have done nothing wrong, they are anxious to attack. Spring into action and help me! Take notice of me!

New Heart English Bible

I have done no wrong, yet they are ready to attack me. Rise up, behold, and help me.

The Emphasized Bible

For no iniquity, do they run that they may take their stand, Rouse thyself to meet me, and see.

Webster

They run and prepare themselves without my fault: awake to help me, and behold.

World English Bible

I have done no wrong, yet they are ready to attack me. Rise up, behold, and help me!

Youngs Literal Translation

Without punishment they run and prepare themselves, Stir up to meet me, and see.

References

Fausets

Context Readings

God Our Stronghold

3 Look, they lie in ambush for my life; these violent men gather together against me, but not because of any transgression or sin of mine, LORD. 4 Without any fault on my part, they rush together and prepare themselves. Get up! Come help me! Pay attention! 5 You, LORD God of the Heavenly Armies, God of Israel, stir yourself up to punish all the nations. Show no mercy to those wicked transgressors. Interlude


Cross References

Psalm 35:23

Wake up! Arouse yourself to vindicate me and argue my case, my God and my Lord.

1 Samuel 19:12-24

So Michal let David down through the window, and he escaped and fled.

Psalm 5:6

You will destroy those who speak lies. The LORD abhors the person of bloodshed and deceit.

Psalm 35:19

Do not let my deceitful enemies gloat over me, nor let those who hate me without justification mock me with their eyes.

Psalm 44:23

Wake up! Why are you asleep, Lord? Get up! Don't cast us off forever!

Proverbs 1:16

For they run toward evil; these enticers shed blood without hesitation.

Isaiah 51:9

"Awake! Awake! Clothe yourself with strength, you arm of the LORD! Awake, as in days gone by, as in generations of long ago. Was it not you who split apart Rehob, who pierced that sea monster through?

Isaiah 59:7

Their feet rush to evil, and they are quick to shed innocent blood. Their thoughts are thoughts of iniquity; ruin, destruction, and violence are in their paths.

Acts 23:15

Now then, you and the Council must notify the tribune to bring him down to you on the pretext that you want to look into his case more carefully, but before he arrives we'll be ready to kill him."

Romans 3:15

They run swiftly to shed blood.

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