Parallel Verses

NET Bible

My flesh and my heart may grow weak, but God always protects my heart and gives me stability.

New American Standard Bible

My flesh and my heart may fail,
But God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.

King James Version

My flesh and my heart faileth: but God is the strength of my heart, and my portion for ever.

Holman Bible

My flesh and my heart may fail,
but God is the strength of my heart,
my portion forever.

International Standard Version

My body and mind may fail, but God is my strength and my portion forever.

A Conservative Version

My flesh and my heart fails, [but] God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.

American Standard Version

My flesh and my heart faileth; But God is the strength of my heart and my portion for ever.

Amplified


My flesh and my heart may fail,
But God is the rock and strength of my heart and my portion forever.

Bible in Basic English

My flesh and my heart are wasting away: but God is the Rock of my heart and my eternal heritage.

Darby Translation

My flesh and my heart faileth: God is the rock of my heart and my portion for ever.

Julia Smith Translation

My flesh failed and my heart: the rock of my heart and my portion is God forever.

King James 2000

My flesh and my heart fails: but God is the strength of my heart, and my portion forever.

Lexham Expanded Bible

My flesh and heart failed, [but] God [is] the {strength} of my heart and my reward forever.

Modern King James verseion

My flesh and my heart fail; but God is the strength of my heart, and my part forever.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

My flesh and my heart faileth; but God is the strength of my heart, and my portion forever.

New Heart English Bible

My flesh and my heart fails, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.

The Emphasized Bible

Failed have my flesh and my heart, The rock of my heart - and my portion, is God unto times age-abiding.

Webster

My flesh and my heart faileth: but God is the strength of my heart, and my portion for ever.

World English Bible

My flesh and my heart fails, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.

Youngs Literal Translation

Consumed hath been my flesh and my heart, The rock of my heart and my portion is God to the age.

References

Hastings

Images Psalm 73:26

Context Readings

God's Ways Vindicated

25 Whom do I have in heaven but you? I desire no one but you on earth. 26 My flesh and my heart may grow weak, but God always protects my heart and gives me stability. 27 Yes, look! Those far from you die; you destroy everyone who is unfaithful to you.


Cross References

Psalm 84:2

I desperately want to be in the courts of the Lord's temple. My heart and my entire being shout for joy to the living God.

Psalm 18:2

The Lord is my high ridge, my stronghold, my deliverer. My God is my rocky summit where I take shelter, my shield, the horn that saves me, and my refuge.

Psalm 40:12

For innumerable dangers surround me. My sins overtake me so I am unable to see; they outnumber the hairs of my head so my strength fails me.

Job 13:15

Even if he slays me, I will hope in him; I will surely defend my ways to his face!

Psalm 16:5-6

Lord, you give me stability and prosperity; you make my future secure.

Psalm 27:14

Rely on the Lord! Be strong and confident! Rely on the Lord!

Psalm 63:1

A psalm of David, written when he was in the Judean wilderness. O God, you are my God! I long for you! My soul thirsts for you, my flesh yearns for you, in a dry and parched land where there is no water.

Psalm 119:57

(Khet) The Lord is my source of security. I have determined to follow your instructions.

Psalm 119:81-82

(Kaf) I desperately long for your deliverance. I find hope in your word.

Psalm 138:3

When I cried out for help, you answered me. You made me bold and energized me.

Psalm 142:5

I cry out to you, O Lord; I say, "You are my shelter, my security in the land of the living."

Isaiah 40:29-31

He gives strength to those who are tired; to the ones who lack power, he gives renewed energy.

Lamentations 3:24

"My portion is the Lord," I have said to myself, so I will put my hope in him.

2 Corinthians 4:8-10

We are experiencing trouble on every side, but are not crushed; we are perplexed, but not driven to despair;

2 Corinthians 4:16-18

Therefore we do not despair, but even if our physical body is wearing away, our inner person is being renewed day by day.

2 Corinthians 12:9-10

But he said to me, "My grace is enough for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness." So then, I will boast most gladly about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may reside in me.

Philippians 1:21

For to me, living is Christ and dying is gain.

2 Timothy 4:6-8

For I am already being poured out as an offering, and the time for me to depart is at hand.

2 Peter 1:14

since I know that my tabernacle will soon be removed, because our Lord Jesus Christ revealed this to me.

Revelation 21:3-4

And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying: "Look! The residence of God is among human beings. He will live among them, and they will be his people, and God himself will be with them.

Revelation 21:7

The one who conquers will inherit these things, and I will be his God and he will be my son.

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