Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

My eye mourns because of affliction; O Jehovah, I have called daily on You; I have stretched out my hands to You.

New American Standard Bible

My eye has wasted away because of affliction;
I have called upon You every day, O Lord;
I have spread out my hands to You.

King James Version

Mine eye mourneth by reason of affliction: LORD, I have called daily upon thee, I have stretched out my hands unto thee.

Holman Bible

My eyes are worn out from crying.
Lord, I cry out to You all day long;
I spread out my hands to You.

International Standard Version

My eyes languish on account of my affliction; all day long I call out to you, LORD, I spread out my hands to you.

A Conservative Version

My eye wastes away because of affliction. I have called daily upon thee, O LORD, I have spread forth my hands to thee.

American Standard Version

Mine eye wasteth away by reason of affliction: I have called daily upon thee, O Jehovah; I have spread forth my hands unto thee.

Amplified


My eye grows dim with sorrow.
O Lord, I have called on You every day;
I have spread out my hands to You [in prayer].

Bible in Basic English

My eyes are wasting away because of my trouble: Lord, my cry has gone up to you every day, my hands are stretched out to you.

Darby Translation

Mine eye consumeth by reason of affliction. Upon thee, Jehovah, have I called every day; I have stretched out my hands unto thee.

Julia Smith Translation

Mine eye languished from affliction: I called to thee, O Jehovah, in all the day, I stretched my hands to thee.

King James 2000

My eye mourns by reason of affliction: LORD, I have called daily upon you, I have stretched out my hands unto you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

My eye languishes from misery. I call on you, O Yahweh, every day; I spread out my hands to you.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

My sight faileth for very trouble: LORD, I have called daily upon thee, I have stretched forth my hands unto thee.

NET Bible

My eyes grow weak because of oppression. I call out to you, O Lord, all day long; I spread out my hands in prayer to you.

New Heart English Bible

My eyes are dim from grief. I have called on you daily, LORD. I have spread out my hands to you.

The Emphasized Bible

Mine eye, hath dimmed through affliction; I have called upon thee, O Yahweh, all day long, I have spread out, unto thee, my hands.

Webster

My eye mourneth by reason of affliction: LORD, I have called daily upon thee, I have stretched out my hands to thee.

World English Bible

My eyes are dim from grief. I have called on you daily, Yahweh. I have spread out my hands to you.

Youngs Literal Translation

Mine eye hath grieved because of affliction, I called Thee, O Jehovah, all the day, I have spread out unto Thee my hands.

References

Easton

Context Readings

A Cry Of Desperation

8 You have taken my friends away from me; You have made me a hateful thing to them. I am shut up, and I cannot go out. 9 My eye mourns because of affliction; O Jehovah, I have called daily on You; I have stretched out my hands to You. 10 For will You do wonders to the dead? Shall the dead rise and praise You? Selah.


Cross References

Job 11:13

If you prepare your heart and stretch out your hands toward Him;

Psalm 86:3

Be merciful to me, O Lord; for I cry to You daily.

Psalm 143:6

I stretch forth my hands to You; my soul thirsts after You like a thirsty land. Selah.

Psalm 38:10

My heart pants; my strength fails me; as for the light of my eyes, it also is gone from me.

Job 16:20

My friends scorn me; my eye pours out tears to God.

Job 17:7

My eye also is dim from grief; and all my members are like a shadow.

Psalm 6:7

My eye is dim because of grief; it wastes away because of all my enemies.

Psalm 42:3

My tears have been my food day and night, while they say to me all the day, Where is your God?

Psalm 44:20

If we have forgotten the name of our God, or stretched out our hands to a strange god,

Psalm 55:17

Evening and morning, and at noon, I will pray and cry aloud; and He shall hear my voice.

Psalm 68:31

Princes shall come out of Egypt; Ethiopia shall stretch out her hands to God.

Psalm 88:1

A Song. A Psalm for the sons of Korah. To the Chief Musician. On Mahalath, to make humble. A Poem of Heman the Ezrahite. O Jehovah, the God of my salvation, I have cried day and night before You.

Psalm 102:9

For I have eaten ashes like bread, and have mixed my drink with weeping,

Lamentations 3:48-49

Streams of water run down my eye for the ruin of the daughter of my people.

Ezekiel 17:11

And the Word of Jehovah came to me, saying,

John 11:35

Jesus wept.

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