Parallel Bible results for Psalm 142:1-6

New International Reader's Version

New International Version

Psalm 142:1-6

NIRV 1 I call out to the Lord. I pray to him for his favor. NIV 1 I cry aloud to the LORD; I lift up my voice to the LORD for mercy. NIRV 2 I pour out my problem to him. I tell him about my trouble. NIV 2 I pour out my complaint before him; before him I tell my trouble. NIRV 3 When I grow weak, you know what I'm going through. In the path where I walk, people have hidden a trap to catch me. NIV 3 When my spirit grows faint within me, it is you who know my way. In the path where I walk men have hidden a snare for me. NIRV 4 Look around me, and you will see that no one is concerned about me. I have no place of safety. No one cares whether I live or die. NIV 4 Look to my right and see; no one is concerned for me. I have no refuge; no one cares for my life. NIRV 5 Lord, I cry out to you. I say, "You are my place of safety. You are everything I need in this life." NIV 5 I cry to you, O LORD; I say, "You are my refuge, my portion in the land of the living." NIRV 6 Listen to my cry. I am in great need. Save me from those who are chasing me. They are too strong for me. NIV 6 Listen to my cry, for I am in desperate need; rescue me from those who pursue me, for they are too strong for me.