Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

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

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.

NET Bible

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

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 Who do I have in heaven? There is no one on earth who I desire besides you. 26 My flesh and my heart fails, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever. 27 For, behold, those who are far from you shall perish. You have destroyed all those who are unfaithful to you.


Cross References

Psalm 84:2

My soul longs, and even faints for the courts of the LORD. My heart and my flesh cry out for the living God.

Psalm 18:2

The LORD is my Rock, my fortress, and my deliverer; my God, my Rock, in whom I take refuge; my shield, and the horn of my salvation, my high tower.

Psalm 40:12

For innumerable evils have surrounded me. My iniquities have overtaken me, so that I am not able to look up. They are more than the hairs of my head. My heart has failed me.

Job 13:15

Behold, he will kill me. I have no hope. Nevertheless, I will maintain my ways before him.

Psalm 16:5-6

The LORD assigned my portion and my cup. You made my lot secure.

Psalm 27:14

Wait for the LORD. Be strong, and let your heart take courage. Yes, wait for the LORD.

Psalm 63:1

God, you are my God. I will earnestly seek you. My soul thirsts for you. My flesh longs for you, in a dry and weary land, where there is no water.

Psalm 119:57

HET. The LORD is my portion. I promised to obey your words.

Psalm 119:81-82

KAPH. My soul faints for your salvation. I hope in your word.

Psalm 138:3

In the day that I called, you answered me. You encouraged me with strength in my soul.

Psalm 142:5

I cried to you, LORD. I said, "You are my refuge, my portion in the land of the living."

Isaiah 40:29-31

He gives power to the weak. He increases the strength of him who has no might.

Lamentations 3:24

"The LORD is my portion," says my soul, "therefore I will hope in him."

2 Corinthians 4:8-10

We are pressed on every side, yet not crushed; perplexed, yet not to despair;

2 Corinthians 4:16-18

Therefore we do not lose heart, but though our outer man is wearing away, yet our inner man is being renewed day by day.

2 Corinthians 12:9-10

He has said to me, "My grace is sufficient for you, for power is made perfect in weakness." Most gladly therefore I will rather glory in my weaknesses, that the power of Christ may rest on me.

Philippians 1:21

For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.

2 Timothy 4:6-8

For I am already being offered, and the time of my departure has come.

2 Peter 1:14

knowing that the putting off of my tent comes swiftly, even as our Lord Jesus Christ made clear to me.

Revelation 21:3-4

I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, "Behold, the tabernacle of God is with man, and he will dwell with them, and they will be his people, and God himself will be with them and be their God.

Revelation 21:7

He who overcomes, I will give him these things. I will be his God, and he will be my son.

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