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 remember God; then I am disquieted and I groan;
I sigh [in prayer], and my spirit grows faint. Selah.

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.

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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