Psalm 119:19
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New International Version
I am a stranger on earth; do not hide your commands from me.

New Living Translation
I am only a foreigner in the land. Don't hide your commands from me!

English Standard Version
I am a sojourner on the earth; hide not your commandments from me!

New American Standard Bible
I am a stranger in the earth; Do not hide Your commandments from me.

King James Bible
I am a stranger in the earth: hide not thy commandments from me.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I am a stranger on earth; do not hide Your commands from me.

International Standard Version
Since I am a stranger on the earth, do not hide your commands from me.

NET Bible
I am like a foreigner in this land. Do not hide your commands from me!

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
I am an inhabitant with you; do not hide your commandments from me.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I am a foreigner in this world. Do not hide your commandments from me.

JPS Tanakh 1917
I am a sojourner in the earth; Hide not Thy commandments from me.

New American Standard 1977
I am a stranger in the earth;
            Do not hide Thy commandments from me.

Jubilee Bible 2000
I am a stranger in the earth; hide not thy commandments from me.

King James 2000 Bible
I am a stranger in the earth: hide not your commandments from me.

American King James Version
I am a stranger in the earth: hide not your commandments from me.

American Standard Version
I am a sojourner in the earth: Hide not thy commandments from me.

Douay-Rheims Bible
I am a sojourner on the earth: hide not thy commandments from me.

Darby Bible Translation
I am a stranger in the land; hide not thy commandments from me.

English Revised Version
I am a sojourner in the earth: hide not thy commandments from me.

Webster's Bible Translation
I am a stranger in the earth: hide not thy commandments from me.

World English Bible
I am a stranger on the earth. Don't hide your commandments from me.

Young's Literal Translation
A sojourner I am on earth, Hide not from me Thy commands.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
119:17-24 If God deals in strict justice with us, we all perish. We ought to spend our lives in his service; we shall find true life in keeping his word. Those that would see the wondrous things of God's law and gospel, must beg him to give them understanding, by the light of his Spirit. Believers feel themselves strangers on earth; they fear missing their way, and losing comfort by erring from God's commandments. Every sanctified soul hungers after the word of God, as food which there is no living without. There is something of pride at the bottom of every wilful sin. God can silence lying lips; reproach and contempt may humble and do us good, and then they shall be removed. Do we find the weight of the cross is above that we are able to bear? He that bore it for us will enable us to bear it; upheld by him we cannot sink. It is sad when those who should protect the innocent, are their betrayers. The psalmist went on in duty, and he found comfort in the word of God. The comforts of the word of God are most pleasant to a gracious soul, when other comforts are made bitter; and those that would have God's testimonies to be their delight, must be advised by them. May the Lord direct us in exercising repentance of sin, and faith in Christ.
Study Bible
Thy Word
18Open my eyes, that I may behold Wonderful things from Your law. 19I am a stranger in the earth; Do not hide Your commandments from me. 20My soul is crushed with longing After Your ordinances at all times.…
Cross References
Hebrews 11:13
All these people died in faith, without having received the things they were promised. However, they saw them and welcomed them from afar. And they acknowledged that they were strangers and exiles on the earth.

Genesis 23:4
"I am a stranger and a sojourner among you; give me a burial site among you that I may bury my dead out of my sight."

Genesis 47:9
So Jacob said to Pharaoh, "The years of my sojourning are one hundred and thirty; few and unpleasant have been the years of my life, nor have they attained the years that my fathers lived during the days of their sojourning."

Leviticus 25:23
The land, moreover, shall not be sold permanently, for the land is Mine; for you are but aliens and sojourners with Me.

1 Chronicles 29:15
"For we are sojourners before You, and tenants, as all our fathers were; our days on the earth are like a shadow, and there is no hope.

Psalm 39:12
"Hear my prayer, O LORD, and give ear to my cry; Do not be silent at my tears; For I am a stranger with You, A sojourner like all my fathers.

Psalm 119:18
Open my eyes, that I may behold Wonderful things from Your law.

Psalm 119:54
Your statutes are my songs In the house of my pilgrimage.
Treasury of Scripture

I am a stranger in the earth: hide not your commandments from me.

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Psalm 39:12 Hear my prayer, O LORD, and give ear to my cry; hold not your peace …

Genesis 47:9 And Jacob said to Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage …

1 Chronicles 29:15 For we are strangers before you, and sojourners, as were all our …

2 Corinthians 5:6 Therefore we are always confident, knowing that, whilst we are at …

Hebrews 11:13-16 These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but having …

1 Peter 2:11 Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain …

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Psalm 119:10 With my whole heart have I sought you: O let me not wander from your …

Job 39:17 Because God has deprived her of wisdom, neither has he imparted to …

Isaiah 63:17 O LORD, why have you made us to err from your ways, and hardened …

Luke 9:45 But they understood not this saying, and it was hid from them, that …

Luke 24:45 Then opened he their understanding, that they might understand the scriptures,

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