Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Answer me, O LORD, for Your lovingkindness is good; According to the greatness of Your compassion, turn to me,

King James Version

Hear me, O LORD; for thy lovingkindness is good: turn unto me according to the multitude of thy tender mercies.

Holman Bible

Answer me, Lord, for Your faithful love is good; in keeping with Your great compassion, turn to me.

International Standard Version

Answer me, LORD, for your gracious love is good; Turn to me in keeping with your great compassion,

A Conservative Version

Answer me, O LORD, for thy loving kindness is good. According to the multitude of thy tender mercies turn thou to me,

American Standard Version

Answer me, O Jehovah; for thy lovingkindness is good: According to the multitude of thy tender mercies turn thou unto me.

Amplified

Hear and answer me, O Lord, for Your loving-kindness is sweet and comforting; according to Your plenteous tender mercy and steadfast love turn to me.

Bible in Basic English

Give an answer to my words, O Lord; for your mercy is good: be turned to me, because of your great pity.

Darby Translation

Answer me, O Jehovah; for thy loving-kindness is good: according to the abundance of thy tender mercies, turn toward me;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Hear me, O LORD, for thy mercy is perceptible, look upon me according to the multitude of thy acts of compassion

Julia Smith Translation

Answer me, O Jehovah, for good is thy mercy: according to the multitude of thy compassions turn to me.

King James 2000

Hear me, O LORD; for your lovingkindness is good: turn unto me according to the multitude of your tender mercies.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Answer me, O Yahweh, because your loyal love [is] good; according to your abundant mercies, turn to me,

Modern King James verseion

Hear me, O Jehovah, for Your loving-kindness is good; turn to me according to the multitude of Your tender mercies.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Hear me, O LORD, for thy loving-kindness is comfortable: turn thee unto me according to the multitude of thy mercies.

NET Bible

Answer me, O Lord, for your loyal love is good! Because of your great compassion, turn toward me!

New Heart English Bible

Answer me, LORD, for your loving kindness is good. According to the multitude of your tender mercies, turn to me.

The Emphasized Bible

Answer me, O Yahweh, for good is thy lovingkindness, According to the abounding of thy compassions, turn thou towards me:

Webster

Hear me, O LORD; for thy loving-kindness is good: turn to me according to the multitude of thy tender mercies.

World English Bible

Answer me, Yahweh, for your loving kindness is good. According to the multitude of your tender mercies, turn to me.

Youngs Literal Translation

Answer me, O Jehovah, for good is Thy kindness, According to the abundance Of Thy mercies turn Thou unto me,

Context Readings

A Plea For Rescue

15 May the flood of water not overflow me Nor the deep swallow me up, Nor the pit shut its mouth on me. 16 Answer me, O LORD, for Your lovingkindness is good; According to the greatness of Your compassion, turn to me, 17 And do not hide Your face from Your servant, For I am in distress; answer me quickly.


Cross References

Psalm 63:3

Because Your lovingkindness is better than life, My lips will praise You.

Psalm 25:16

Turn to me and be gracious to me, For I am lonely and afflicted.

Psalm 109:21

But You, O GOD, the Lord, deal kindly with me for Your name's sake; Because Your lovingkindness is good, deliver me;

Psalm 51:1

Be gracious to me, O God, according to Your lovingkindness; According to the greatness of Your compassion blot out my transgressions.

Psalm 26:11

But as for me, I shall walk in my integrity; Redeem me, and be gracious to me.

Psalm 36:7

How precious is Your lovingkindness, O God! And the children of men take refuge in the shadow of Your wings.

Psalm 69:13

But as for me, my prayer is to You, O LORD, at an acceptable time; O God, in the greatness of Your lovingkindness, Answer me with Your saving truth.

Psalm 86:15-16

But You, O Lord, are a God merciful and gracious, Slow to anger and abundant in lovingkindness and truth.

Psalm 106:45

And He remembered His covenant for their sake, And relented according to the greatness of His lovingkindness.

Isaiah 63:7

I shall make mention of the lovingkindnesses of the LORD, the praises of the LORD, According to all that the LORD has granted us, And the great goodness toward the house of Israel, Which He has granted them according to His compassion And according to the abundance of His lovingkindnesses.

Micah 7:19

He will again have compassion on us; He will tread our iniquities under foot Yes, You will cast all their sins Into the depths of the sea.



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