Psalms 142:3

3 When my spirit grows faint within me, it is you who watch over my way. In the path where I walk people have hidden a snare for me.

Psalms 142:3 in Other Translations

KJV
3 When my spirit was overwhelmed within me, then thou knewest my path. In the way wherein I walked have they privily laid a snare for me.
ESV
3 When my spirit faints within me, you know my way! In the path where I walk they have hidden a trap for me.
NLT
3 When I am overwhelmed, you alone know the way I should turn. Wherever I go, my enemies have set traps for me.
MSG
3 "As I sink in despair, my spirit ebbing away, you know how I'm feeling, Know the danger I'm in, the traps hidden in my path.
CSB
3 Although my spirit is weak within me, You know my way. Along this path I travel they have hidden a trap for me.

Psalms 142:3 In-Context

1 I cry aloud to the LORD; I lift up my voice to the LORD for mercy.
2 I pour out before him my complaint; before him I tell my trouble.
3 When my spirit grows faint within me, it is you who watch over my way. In the path where I walk people have hidden a snare for me.
4 Look and see, there is no one at my right hand; no one is concerned for me. I have no refuge; no one cares for my life.
5 I cry to you, LORD; I say, “You are my refuge, my portion in the land of the living.”

Cross References 1

  • 1. Psalms 6:2; Psalms 77:3; Psalms 84:2; Psalms 88:4; Psalms 140:5; Psalms 143:4,7; Jeremiah 8:18; Lamentations 1:22
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