Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

When I remember God, then I am disturbed; When I sigh, then my spirit grows faint. Selah.

King James Version

I remembered God, and was troubled: I complained, and my spirit was overwhelmed. Selah.

Holman Bible

I think of God; I groan; I meditate; my spirit becomes weak. Selah

International Standard Version

I remember God, and I groan; I meditate, while my spirit grows faint. Interlude

A Conservative Version

I remember God, and am disquieted. I complain, and my spirit is overwhelmed. Selah.

American Standard Version

I remember God, and am disquieted: I complain, and my spirit is overwhelmed. Selah

Amplified

I [earnestly] remember God; I am disquieted and I groan; I muse in prayer, and my spirit faints [overwhelmed]. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Bible in Basic English

I will keep God in memory, with sounds of grief; my thoughts are troubled, and my spirit is overcome. (Selah.)

Darby Translation

I remembered God, and I moaned; I complained, and my spirit was overwhelmed. Selah.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I remembered God and cried out; I complained, and my spirit was overwhelmed. Selah.

Julia Smith Translation

I will remember God and I shall be disquieted: I shall be depressed and my spirit will languish. Silence.

King James 2000

I remembered God, and was troubled: I complained, and my spirit was overwhelmed. Selah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I remember God and I groan loudly; I meditate and my spirit grows faint.

Modern King James verseion

I remembered God, and was troubled; I complained, and my spirit fainted. Selah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When I was in heaviness, I thought upon God: when my heart was vexed, then did I speak. Selah.

NET Bible

I said, "I will remember God while I groan; I will think about him while my strength leaves me." (Selah)

New Heart English Bible

I remember God, and I groan. I complain, and my spirit is overwhelmed. Selah.

The Emphasized Bible

I remember God and I murmur, I muse, and my spirit swooneth. Selah.

Webster

I remembered God, and was troubled: I complained, and my spirit was overwhelmed. Selah.

World English Bible

I remember God, and I groan. I complain, and my spirit is overwhelmed. Selah.

Youngs Literal Translation

I remember God, and make a noise, I meditate, and feeble is my spirit. Selah.

Context Readings

Confidence In A Time Of Crisis

2 In the day of my trouble I sought the Lord; In the night my hand was stretched out without weariness; My soul refused to be comforted. 3 When I remember God, then I am disturbed; When I sigh, then my spirit grows faint. Selah. 4 You have held my eyelids open; I am so troubled that I cannot speak.


Cross References

Psalm 61:2

From the end of the earth I call to You when my heart is faint; Lead me to the rock that is higher than I.

Job 6:4

"For the arrows of the Almighty are within me, Their poison my spirit drinks; The terrors of God are arrayed against me.

Job 7:11

"Therefore I will not restrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit, I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

Job 23:15-16

"Therefore, I would be dismayed at His presence; When I consider, I am terrified of Him.

Job 31:23

"For calamity from God is a terror to me, And because of His majesty I can do nothing.

Psalm 42:5

Why are you in despair, O my soul? And why have you become disturbed within me? Hope in God, for I shall again praise Him For the help of His presence.

Psalm 42:11

Why are you in despair, O my soul? And why have you become disturbed within me? Hope in God, for I shall yet praise Him, The help of my countenance and my God.

Psalm 43:5

Why are you in despair, O my soul? And why are you disturbed within me? Hope in God, for I shall again praise Him, The help of my countenance and my God.

Psalm 55:4-5

My heart is in anguish within me, And the terrors of death have fallen upon me.

Psalm 88:3-18

For my soul has had enough troubles, And my life has drawn near to Sheol.

Psalm 102:3-28

For my days have been consumed in smoke, And my bones have been scorched like a hearth.

Psalm 142:2-3

I pour out my complaint before Him; I declare my trouble before Him.

Psalm 143:4-5

Therefore my spirit is overwhelmed within me; My heart is appalled within me.

Jeremiah 17:17

Do not be a terror to me; You are my refuge in the day of disaster.

Lamentations 3:17

My soul has been rejected from peace; I have forgotten happiness.

Lamentations 3:39

Why should any living mortal, or any man, Offer complaint in view of his sins?



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