Parallel Verses

Amplified

For the Lord hears the poor and needy and despises not His prisoners (His miserable and wounded ones).

New American Standard Bible

For the LORD hears the needy And does not despise His who are prisoners.

King James Version

For the LORD heareth the poor, and despiseth not his prisoners.

Holman Bible

For the Lord listens to the needy
and does not despise
His own who are prisoners.

International Standard Version

For the LORD listens to the needy and doesn't despise those in bondage.

A Conservative Version

For LORD hears the needy, and does not despise his prisoners.

American Standard Version

For Jehovah heareth the needy, And despiseth not his prisoners.

Bible in Basic English

For the ears of the Lord are open to the poor, and he takes thought for his prisoners.

Darby Translation

For Jehovah heareth the needy, and despiseth not his prisoners.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For the LORD hears the destitute and does not despise his prisoners.

Julia Smith Translation

For Jehovah heard to the needy, and he despised not his hound.

King James 2000

For the LORD hears the poor, and despises not his prisoners.

Lexham Expanded Bible

because Yahweh hears [the] needy and does not despise his [own who are] prisoners.

Modern King James verseion

For Jehovah hears the needy, and does not despise His prisoners.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For the LORD heareth the poor, and despiseth not his prisoners.

NET Bible

For the Lord listens to the needy; he does not despise his captive people.

New Heart English Bible

For the LORD hears the needy, and doesn't despise his captive people.

The Emphasized Bible

For, a Hearkener to the needy, is Yahweh, And, his prisoners, hath he not despised.

Webster

For the LORD heareth the poor, and despiseth not his prisoners.

World English Bible

For Yahweh hears the needy, and doesn't despise his captive people.

Youngs Literal Translation

For Jehovah hearkeneth unto the needy, And His bound ones He hath not despised.

References

Easton

Prayers for Psalm 69:33

Context Readings

A Plea For Rescue

32 The humble shall see it and be glad; you who seek God, inquiring for and requiring Him [as your first need], let your hearts revive and live! 33 For the Lord hears the poor and needy and despises not His prisoners (His miserable and wounded ones). 34 Let heaven and earth praise Him, the seas and everything that moves in them.


Cross References

Psalm 68:6

God places the solitary in families and gives the desolate a home in which to dwell; He leads the prisoners out to prosperity; but the rebellious dwell in a parched land.

Psalm 10:17

O Lord, You have heard the desire and the longing of the humble and oppressed; You will prepare and strengthen and direct their hearts, You will cause Your ear to hear,

Psalm 12:5

Now will I arise, says the Lord, because the poor are oppressed, because of the groans of the needy; I will set him in safety and in the salvation for which he pants.

Psalm 34:6

This poor man cried, and the Lord heard him, and saved him out of all his troubles.

Psalm 72:12-14

For He delivers the needy when he calls out, the poor also and him who has no helper.

Psalm 102:17

He will regard the plea of the destitute and will not despise their prayer.

Psalm 102:20

To hear the sighing and groaning of the prisoner, to loose those who are appointed to death,

Psalm 107:10

Some sat in darkness and in the shadow of death, being bound in affliction and in irons,

Psalm 146:7

Who executes justice for the oppressed, Who gives food to the hungry. The Lord sets free the prisoners,

Isaiah 66:2

For all these things My hand has made, and so all these things have come into being [by and for Me], says the Lord. But this is the man to whom I will look and have regard: he who is humble and of a broken or wounded spirit, and who trembles at My word and reveres My commands.

Zechariah 9:11-12

As for you also, because of and for the sake of the [covenant of the Lord with His people, which was sealed with sprinkled] covenant blood, I have released and sent forth your imprisoned people out of the waterless pit.

Luke 4:18

The Spirit of the Lord [is] upon Me, because He has anointed Me [the Anointed One, the Messiah] to preach the good news (the Gospel) to the poor; He has sent Me to announce release to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to send forth as delivered those who are oppressed [who are downtrodden, bruised, crushed, and broken down by calamity],

Acts 5:18-19

They seized and arrested the apostles (special messengers) and put them in the public jail.

Acts 12:4-11

And when he had seized [Peter], he put him in prison and delivered him to four squads of soldiers of four each to guard him, purposing after the Passover to bring him forth to the people.

Ephesians 3:1

For this reason [ because I preached that you are thus built up together], I, Paul, [am] the prisoner of Jesus the Christ for the sake and on behalf of you Gentiles -- "

Revelation 2:10

Fear nothing that you are about to suffer. [Dismiss your dread and your fears!] Behold, the devil is indeed about to throw some of you into prison, that you may be tested and proved and critically appraised, and for ten days you will have affliction. Be loyally faithful unto death [even if you must die for it], and I will give you the crown of life.

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