Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

I am weary with my crying; my throat is parched;
My eyes fail while I wait for my God.

King James Version

I am weary of my crying: my throat is dried: mine eyes fail while I wait for my God.

Holman Bible

I am weary from my crying;
my throat is parched.
My eyes fail, looking for my God.

International Standard Version

I am exhausted from calling for help. My throat is parched. My eyes are strained from looking for God.

A Conservative Version

I am weary with my crying. My throat is dried. My eyes fail while I wait for my God.

American Standard Version

I am weary with my crying; my throat is dried: Mine eyes fail while I wait for my God.

Amplified


I am weary with my crying; my throat is parched;
My eyes fail while I wait [with confident expectation] for my God.

Bible in Basic English

I am tired with my crying; my throat is burning: my eyes are wasted with waiting for my God.

Darby Translation

I am weary with my crying, my throat is parched; mine eyes fail while I wait for my God.

Julia Smith Translation

I was wearied in my calling, my throat was dried up: mine eyes failed waiting for my God.

King James 2000

I am weary from my crying: my throat is dried: my eyes fail while I wait for my God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I am weary with my calling [out]; my throat is parched. My eyes are exhausted [in my] waiting for my God.

Modern King James verseion

I am weary from my crying; my throat is dried; my eyes fail while I wait for my God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I am weary of crying; my throat is dry. My sight faileth me, for waiting so long upon my God.

NET Bible

I am exhausted from shouting for help; my throat is sore; my eyes grow tired of looking for my God.

New Heart English Bible

I am weary with my crying. My throat is dry. My eyes fail, looking for my God.

The Emphasized Bible

I am weary with mine outcry, Parched is my throat, - Mine eyes have become dim, through waiting for my God.

Webster

I am weary of my crying: my throat is dried: my eyes fail while I wait for my God.

World English Bible

I am weary with my crying. My throat is dry. My eyes fail, looking for my God.

Youngs Literal Translation

I have been wearied with my calling, Burnt hath been my throat, Consumed have been mine eyes, waiting for my God.

References

Hastings

Context Readings

A Plea For Rescue

2 I have sunk in deep mire, and there is no foothold;
I have come into deep waters, and a flood overflows me.
3 I am weary with my crying; my throat is parched;
My eyes fail while I wait for my God.
4 Those who hate me without a cause are more than the hairs of my head;
Those who would destroy me are powerful, being wrongfully my enemies;
What I did not steal, I then have to restore.


Cross References

Psalm 6:6

I am weary with my sighing;
Every night I make my bed swim,
I dissolve my couch with my tears.

Psalm 119:82

My eyes fail with longing for Your word,
While I say, “When will You comfort me?”

Isaiah 38:14

Like a swallow, like a crane, so I twitter;
I moan like a dove;
My eyes look wistfully to the heights;
O Lord, I am oppressed, be my security.

Deuteronomy 28:32

Your sons and your daughters shall be given to another people, while your eyes look on and yearn for them continually; but there will be nothing you can do.

Psalm 119:123

My eyes fail with longing for Your salvation
And for Your righteous word.

Psalm 22:15

My strength is dried up like a potsherd,
And my tongue cleaves to my jaws;
And You lay me in the dust of death.

Job 11:20

“But the eyes of the wicked will fail,
And there will be no escape for them;
And their hope is to breathe their last.”

Job 16:16

“My face is flushed from weeping,
And deep darkness is on my eyelids,

Psalm 13:1-3

For the choir director. A Psalm of David.
How long, O Lord? Will You forget me forever?
How long will You hide Your face from me?

Psalm 22:2

O my God, I cry by day, but You do not answer;
And by night, but I have no rest.

Psalm 25:21

Let integrity and uprightness preserve me,
For I wait for You.

Psalm 39:7

“And now, Lord, for what do I wait?
My hope is in You.

Psalm 69:21

They also gave me gall for my food
And for my thirst they gave me vinegar to drink.

Lamentations 2:11

My eyes fail because of tears,
My spirit is greatly troubled;
My heart is poured out on the earth
Because of the destruction of the daughter of my people,
When little ones and infants faint
In the streets of the city.

John 19:28

After this, Jesus, knowing that all things had already been accomplished, to fulfill the Scripture, *said, I am thirsty.”

Hebrews 5:7

In the days of His flesh, He offered up both prayers and supplications with loud crying and tears to the One able to save Him from death, and He was heard because of His piety.

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