Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

I am considered as one of those descending into the Pit, like a mighty man without strength,

New American Standard Bible

I am reckoned among those who go down to the pit; I have become like a man without strength,

King James Version

I am counted with them that go down into the pit: I am as a man that hath no strength:

Holman Bible

I am counted among those going down to the Pit.
I am like a man without strength,

A Conservative Version

I am reckoned with those who go down into the pit. I am as a man who has no help,

American Standard Version

I am reckoned with them that go down into the pit; I am as a man that hath no help,

Amplified

I am counted among those who go down into the pit (the grave); I am like a man who has no help or strength [a mere shadow],

Bible in Basic English

I am numbered among those who go down into the earth; I have become like a man for whom there is no help:

Darby Translation

I am reckoned with them that go down into the pit; I am as a man that hath no strength:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I am counted with those that go down into the pit; I am as a man that has no strength:

Julia Smith Translation

I was reckoned with those going down to the pit: I was as a man of no strength:

King James 2000

I am counted with them that go down into the pit: I am as a man that has no strength:

Lexham Expanded Bible

I am reckoned with [those] descending to [the] pit. I am like a man without strength,

Modern King James verseion

I am counted with those who go down to the Pit; I am like a feeble man;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I am counted as one of them that go down into the pit, and I am even as a man that hath no strength;

NET Bible

They treat me like those who descend into the grave. I am like a helpless man,

New Heart English Bible

I am counted among those who go down into the pit. I am like a man who has no help,

The Emphasized Bible

I am counted with them who descend into the pit, I have become as a man that is without help;

Webster

I am counted with them that go down into the pit: I am as a man that hath no strength:

World English Bible

I am counted among those who go down into the pit. I am like a man who has no help,

Youngs Literal Translation

I have been reckoned with those going down to the pit, I have been as a man without strength.

References

Morish

Pit

Context Readings

A Cry Of Desperation

3 For my life is filled with troubles as I approach Sheol. 4 I am considered as one of those descending into the Pit, like a mighty man without strength, 5 released to remain with the dead, lying in a grave like a corpse, remembered no longer, and cut off from your power.


Cross References

Psalm 28:1

To you, LORD, I cry out! My Rock, do not refuse to answer me. If you remain silent, I will become like those who descend into the Pit.

Psalm 143:7

Answer me quickly, LORD; my spirit is failing. Do not hide your face from me; otherwise, I will become like those who descend to the Pit,

Job 17:1

"My spirit is crushed, my days are over; it's the grave for me!

Psalm 30:9

"What profit is there in my death if I go down to the Pit? Can dust worship you? Can it proclaim your faithfulness?"

Psalm 31:12

Like a dead man, I am forgotten in their thoughts like broken pottery.

Psalm 109:22-24

Indeed, I am poor and needy, and my heart is wounded within me.

Isaiah 38:17-18

Yes, it was for my own good that I suffered extreme anguish. But in love you have held back my life from the Pit in which it has been confined; you have tossed all my sins behind your back.

Ezekiel 26:20

I'll make sure that you go straight to the Pit, into the lowest part of the earth, where you'll be with people who lived in ancient times. You'll keep company there with the dead, who have gone into the Pit. As a result, your city won't be inhabited. Meanwhile, I will display my glory in the land of the living.

Jonah 2:6

I sank to the roots of the mountains; the earth's prison bars closed around me forever. Yet you resurrect the dead from the Pit, LORD my God!

Romans 5:6

For at just the right time, while we were still powerless, the Messiah died for the ungodly.

2 Corinthians 1:9

In fact, we felt that we had received a death sentence so we would not rely on ourselves but on God, who raises the dead.

2 Corinthians 13:4

Though he was crucified in weakness, he lives by God's power. We are weak with him, but by God's power we will live for you.

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