Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Be gracious to me, O Lord;
See my affliction from those who hate me,
You who lift me up from the gates of death,

King James Version

Have mercy upon me, O LORD; consider my trouble which I suffer of them that hate me, thou that liftest me up from the gates of death:

Holman Bible

Be gracious to me, Lord;
consider my affliction at the hands of those who hate me.
Lift me up from the gates of death,

International Standard Version

Be gracious to me, LORD, take note of my affliction, because of those who hate me. You snatch me away from the gates of death,

A Conservative Version

Have mercy upon me, O LORD. Behold my affliction from those who hate me, thou who lifts me up from the gates of death

American Standard Version

Have mercy upon me, O Jehovah; Behold my affliction which I suffer of them that hate me, Thou that liftest me up from the gates of death;

Amplified


Have mercy on me and be gracious to me, O Lord;
See how I am afflicted by those who hate me,
You who lift me up from the gates of death,

Bible in Basic English

Have mercy on me, O Lord, and see how I am troubled by my haters; let me be lifted up from the doors of death;

Darby Translation

Be gracious unto me, O Jehovah; consider mine affliction from them that hate me, lifting me up from the gates of death:

Julia Smith Translation

Compassionate me, O Jehovah: see my affliction from those hating me, thou lifting me up from the gates of death:

King James 2000

Have mercy upon me, O LORD; consider my trouble which I suffer from them that hate me, you that lift me up from the gates of death:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Be gracious to me, O Yahweh. See my suffering from [those who] hate me, [you who] lift me up from the gates of death,

Modern King James verseion

Have mercy on me, O Jehovah; see my trouble from those who hate me, You who lift me up from the gates of death,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Have mercy upon me, O LORD; consider the trouble which I suffer of them that hate me, thou that liftest me up from the gates of death.

NET Bible

when they prayed: "Have mercy on me, Lord! See how I am oppressed by those who hate me, O one who can snatch me away from the gates of death!

New Heart English Bible

Have mercy on me, LORD. See my affliction by those who hate me, and lift me up from the gates of death;

The Emphasized Bible

Show me favour, O Yahweh! Behold my humiliation due to them who hate me, Lift me on high out of the gates of death;

Webster

Have mercy upon me, O LORD; consider my trouble which I suffer from them that hate me, thou that liftest me up from the gates of death:

World English Bible

Have mercy on me, Yahweh. See my affliction by those who hate me, and lift me up from the gates of death;

Youngs Literal Translation

Favour me, O Jehovah, See mine affliction by those hating me, Thou who liftest me up from the gates of death,

References

Easton

Hastings

Context Readings

Celebration Of God's Justice

12 For He who requires blood remembers them;
He does not forget the cry of the afflicted.
13 Be gracious to me, O Lord;
See my affliction from those who hate me,
You who lift me up from the gates of death,
14 That I may tell of all Your praises,
That in the gates of the daughter of Zion
I may rejoice in Your salvation.


Cross References

Psalm 30:3

O Lord, You have brought up my soul from Sheol;
You have kept me alive, that I would not go down to the pit.

Psalm 86:13

For Your lovingkindness toward me is great,
And You have delivered my soul from the depths of Sheol.

Nehemiah 9:32

“Now therefore, our God, the great, the mighty, and the awesome God, who keeps covenant and lovingkindness,
Do not let all the hardship seem insignificant before You,
Which has come upon us, our kings, our princes, our priests, our prophets, our fathers and on all Your people,
From the days of the kings of Assyria to this day.

Psalm 13:3

Consider and answer me, O Lord my God;
Enlighten my eyes, or I will sleep the sleep of death,

Psalm 25:19

Look upon my enemies, for they are many,
And they hate me with violent hatred.

Psalm 38:19

But my enemies are vigorous and strong,
And many are those who hate me wrongfully.

Psalm 51:1

For the choir director. A Psalm of David, when Nathan the prophet came to him, after he had gone in to Bathsheba.
Be gracious to me, O God, according to Your lovingkindness;
According to the greatness of Your compassion blot out my transgressions.

Psalm 56:13

For You have delivered my soul from death,
Indeed my feet from stumbling,
So that I may walk before God
In the light of the living.

Psalm 107:18

Their soul abhorred all kinds of food,
And they drew near to the gates of death.

Psalm 116:3-4

The cords of death encompassed me
And the terrors of Sheol came upon me;
I found distress and sorrow.

Psalm 119:132

Turn to me and be gracious to me,
After Your manner with those who love Your name.

Psalm 119:153

Resh.
Look upon my affliction and rescue me,
For I do not forget Your law.

Psalm 142:6

Give heed to my cry,
For I am brought very low;
Deliver me from my persecutors,
For they are too strong for me.

Isaiah 38:10

I said, “In the middle of my life
I am to enter the gates of Sheol;
I am to be deprived of the rest of my years.”

Lamentations 1:9

Her uncleanness was in her skirts;
She did not consider her future.
Therefore she has fallen astonishingly;
She has no comforter.
See, O Lord, my affliction,
For the enemy has magnified himself!”

Lamentations 1:11

All her people groan seeking bread;
They have given their precious things for food
To restore their lives themselves.
“See, O Lord, and look,
For I am despised.”

John 2:6

Now there were six stone waterpots set there for the Jewish custom of purification, containing twenty or thirty gallons each.

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