Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

I have been troubled and in fear of death from the time when I was young; your wrath is hard on me, and I have no strength.

New American Standard Bible

I was afflicted and about to die from my youth on;
I suffer Your terrors; I am overcome.

King James Version

I am afflicted and ready to die from my youth up: while I suffer thy terrors I am distracted.

Holman Bible

From my youth,
I have been afflicted and near death.
I suffer Your horrors; I am desperate.

International Standard Version

Since my youth I have been oppressed and in danger of death. I bear your dread and am overwhelmed.

A Conservative Version

I am afflicted and ready to die from my youth up. While I suffer thy terrors I am confounded.

American Standard Version

I am afflicted and ready to die from my youth up: While I suffer thy terrors I am distracted.

Amplified


I was afflicted and close to death from my youth on;
I suffer Your terrors; I am overcome.

Darby Translation

I am afflicted and expiring from my youth up; I suffer thy terrors, and I am distracted.

Julia Smith Translation

I am poor and expiring from youth: I bore thy terrors; I shall be perplexed.

King James 2000

I am afflicted and ready to die from my youth up: while I suffer your terrors I am distracted.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I [am] afflicted and perishing from [my] youth. I bear your terrors. I am distraught.

Modern King James verseion

I am afflicted and ready to die from my youth up; while I suffer Your terrors, I pine away.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I am in misery, and like unto him that is at the point to die; even from my youth up, thy terrors have I suffered with a troubled mind.

NET Bible

I am oppressed and have been on the verge of death since my youth. I have been subjected to your horrors and am numb with pain.

New Heart English Bible

I am afflicted and ready to die from my youth up. While I suffer your terrors, I am distracted.

The Emphasized Bible

Afflicted have I been, and dying, from youth, I have borne the terror of thee - I shall be distracted!

Webster

I am afflicted and ready to die from my youth up: while I suffer thy terrors I am distracted.

World English Bible

I am afflicted and ready to die from my youth up. While I suffer your terrors, I am distracted.

Youngs Literal Translation

I am afflicted, and expiring from youth, I have borne Thy terrors -- I pine away.

References

Watsons

Context Readings

A Cry Of Desperation

14 Lord, why have you sent away my soul? why is your face covered from me? 15  I have been troubled and in fear of death from the time when I was young; your wrath is hard on me, and I have no strength. 16 The heat of your wrath has gone over me; I am broken by your cruel punishments.


Cross References

Job 6:4

For the arrows of the Ruler of all are present with me, and their poison goes deep into my spirit: his army of fears is put in order against me.

Job 7:11-16

So I will not keep my mouth shut; I will let the words come from it in the pain of my spirit, my soul will make a bitter outcry.

Job 17:1

My spirit is broken, my days are ended, the last resting-place is ready for me.

Job 17:11-16

My days are past, my purposes are broken off, even the desires of my heart.

Psalm 22:14-15

I am flowing away like water, and all my bones are out of place: my heart is like wax, it has become soft in my body.

Psalm 73:14

For I have been troubled all the day; every morning have I undergone punishment.

Isaiah 53:3

Men made sport of him, turning away from him; he was a man of sorrows, marked by disease; and like one from whom men's faces are turned away, he was looked down on, and we put no value on him.

Isaiah 53:10

And the Lord was pleased ... see a seed, long life, ... will do well in his hand. ...

Zechariah 13:7

Awake! O sword, against the keeper of my flock, and against him who is with me, says the Lord of armies: put to death the keeper of the sheep, and the sheep will go in flight: and my hand will be turned against the little ones.

Luke 22:44

And being in great trouble of soul, the force of his prayer became stronger, and great drops, like blood, came from him, falling to the earth.

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