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Popular Bible verses from Psalms 39

Found 13 Verses

Psalms 39:2

Bible Rank: 19,801

So I remained utterly silent, not even saying anything good. But my anguish increased NIV

I was dumb with silence, I held my peace without profit and had no comfort away from good, while my distress was renewed. AMP

I was dumb with silence, I held my peace, even from good; and my sorrow was stirred. KJV

Psalms 39:4

Bible Rank: 19,998

"Show me, LORD, my life's end and the number of my days; let me know how fleeting my life is." NIV

Lord, make me to know my end and [to appreciate] the measure of my days--what it is; let me know and realize how frail I am [how transient is my stay here]. AMP

LORD, make me to know mine end, and the measure of my days, what it is: that I may know how frail I am. KJV

Psalms 39:1

Bible Rank: 20,041

For the director of music. For Jeduthun. A psalm of David. I said, "I will watch my ways and keep my tongue from sin; I will put a muzzle on my mouth while in the presence of the wicked." NIV

To the Chief Musician; for Jeduthun [founder of an official musical family]. A Psalm of David. I SAID, I will take heed and guard my ways, that I may sin not with my tongue; I will muzzle my mouth as with a bridle while the wicked are before me. AMP

I said, I will take heed to my ways, that I sin not with my tongue: I will keep my mouth with a bridle, while the wicked is before me. KJV

Psalms 39:5

Bible Rank: 20,733

You have made my days a mere handbreadth; the span of my years is as nothing before you. Everyone is but a breath, even those who seem secure. NIV

Behold, You have made my days as [short as] handbreadths, and my lifetime is as nothing in Your sight. Truly every man at his best is merely a breath! Selah [pause, and think calmly of that]! AMP

Behold, thou hast made my days as an handbreadth; and mine age is as nothing before thee: verily every man at his best state is altogether vanity. Selah. KJV

Psalms 39:7

Bible Rank: 23,172

"But now, Lord, what do I look for? My hope is in you." NIV

And now, Lord, what do I wait for and expect? My hope and expectation are in You. AMP

And now, Lord, what wait I for? my hope is in thee. KJV

Psalms 39:6

Bible Rank: 25,219

"Surely everyone goes around like a mere phantom; in vain they rush about, heaping up wealth without knowing whose it will finally be." NIV

Surely every man walks to and fro--like a shadow in a pantomime; surely for futility and emptiness he is in turmoil; each one heaps up riches, not knowing who will gather them. [I Cor. 7:31; James 4:14.] AMP

Surely every man walketh in a vain shew: surely they are disquieted in vain: he heapeth up riches, and knoweth not who shall gather them. KJV

Psalms 39:12

Bible Rank: 25,830

"Hear my prayer, LORD, listen to my cry for help; do not be deaf to my weeping. I dwell with you as a foreigner, a stranger, as all my ancestors were." NIV

Hear my prayer, O Lord, and give ear to my cry; hold not Your peace at my tears! For I am Your passing guest, a temporary resident, as all my fathers were. AMP

Hear my prayer, O LORD, and give ear unto my cry; hold not thy peace at my tears: for I am a stranger with thee, and a sojourner, as all my fathers were. KJV

Psalms 39:3

Bible Rank: 27,240

My heart grew hot within me. While I meditated, the fire burned; then I spoke with my tongue: NIV

My heart was hot within me. While I was musing, the fire burned; then I spoke with my tongue: AMP

My heart was hot within me, while I was musing the fire burned: then spake I with my tongue, KJV

Psalms 39:11

Bible Rank: 27,816

When you rebuke and discipline people for their sins, you consume their wealth like a moth – surely everyone is but a breath. NIV

When with rebukes You correct and chasten man for sin, You waste his beauty like a moth and what is dear to him consumes away; surely every man is a mere breath. Selah [pause, and think calmly of that]! AMP

When thou with rebukes dost correct man for iniquity, thou makest his beauty to consume away like a moth: surely every man is vanity. Selah. KJV

Psalms 39:13

Bible Rank: 28,370

"Look away from me, that I may enjoy life again before I depart and am no more." NIV

O look away from me and spare me, that I may recover cheerfulness and encouraging strength and know gladness before I go and am no more! AMP

O spare me, that I may recover strength, before I go hence, and be no more. KJV

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