Psalms 107:18

18 They loathed all food and drew near the gates of death.

Psalms 107:18 in Other Translations

KJV
18 Their soul abhorreth all manner of meat; and they draw near unto the gates of death.
ESV
18 they loathed any kind of food, and they drew near to the gates of death.
NLT
18 They couldn’t stand the thought of food, and they were knocking on death’s door.
MSG
18 You couldn't stand the sight of food, so miserable you thought you'd be better off dead.
CSB
18 They loathed all food and came near the gates of death.

Psalms 107:18 In-Context

16 for he breaks down gates of bronze and cuts through bars of iron.
17 Some became fools through their rebellious ways and suffered affliction because of their iniquities.
18 They loathed all food and drew near the gates of death.
19 Then they cried to the LORD in their trouble, and he saved them from their distress.
20 He sent out his word and healed them; he rescued them from the grave.

Cross References 2

  • 1. S Job 3:24; S Job 6:6; Job 33:20
  • 2. S Job 17:16; S Job 33:22; Psalms 9:13; Psalms 88:3
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