Psalm 18:41
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New International Version
They cried for help, but there was no one to save them-- to the LORD, but he did not answer.

New Living Translation
They called for help, but no one came to their rescue. They even cried to the LORD, but he refused to answer.

English Standard Version
They cried for help, but there was none to save; they cried to the LORD, but he did not answer them.

New American Standard Bible
They cried for help, but there was none to save, Even to the LORD, but He did not answer them.

King James Bible
They cried, but there was none to save them: even unto the LORD, but he answered them not.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
They cry for help, but there is no one to save them-- they cry to the LORD, but He does not answer them.

International Standard Version
They cried out for deliverance, but there was no one to deliver; they cried out to the LORD, but he did not answer them.

NET Bible
They cry out, but there is no one to help them; they cry out to the LORD, but he does not answer them.

New Heart English Bible
They cried, but there was none to save; even to the LORD, but he did not answer them.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
They will wail and there will be no savior for them; they will beg of Lord Jehovah and he will not answer them.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
They cried out for help, but there was no one to save them. They cried out to the LORD, but he did not answer them.

JPS Tanakh 1917
They cried, but there was none to save; Even unto the LORD, but He answered them not.

New American Standard 1977
They cried for help, but there was none to save,
            Even to the LORD, but He did not answer them.

Jubilee Bible 2000
They cried out, but there was no one to save them: even unto the LORD, but he did not answer them.

King James 2000 Bible
They cried, but there was none to save them: even unto the LORD, but he answered them not.

American King James Version
They cried, but there was none to save them: even to the LORD, but he answered them not.

American Standard Version
They cried, but there was none to save; Even unto Jehovah, but he answered them not.

Douay-Rheims Bible
They cried, but there was none to save them, to the Lord: but he heard them not.

Darby Bible Translation
They cried, and there was none to save; -- unto Jehovah, and he answered them not.

English Revised Version
They cried, but there was none to save: even unto the LORD, but he answered them not.

Webster's Bible Translation
They cried, but there was none to save them: even to the LORD, but he answered them not.

World English Bible
They cried, but there was none to save; even to Yahweh, but he didn't answer them.

Young's Literal Translation
They cry, and there is no saviour, On Jehovah, and He doth not answer them.
Study Bible
The Lord is My Rock
40You have also made my enemies turn their backs to me, And I destroyed those who hated me. 41They cried for help, but there was none to save, Even to the LORD, but He did not answer them. 42Then I beat them fine as the dust before the wind; I emptied them out as the mire of the streets.…
Cross References
Job 27:9
"Will God hear his cry When distress comes upon him?

Psalm 50:22
"Now consider this, you who forget God, Or I will tear you in pieces, and there will be none to deliver.

Psalm 66:18
If I regard wickedness in my heart, The Lord will not hear;

Proverbs 1:28
"Then they will call on me, but I will not answer; They will seek me diligently but they will not find me,

Proverbs 15:29
The LORD is far from the wicked, But He hears the prayer of the righteous.

Jeremiah 11:11
Therefore thus says the LORD, "Behold I am bringing disaster on them which they will not be able to escape; though they will cry to Me, yet I will not listen to them.

Micah 3:4
Then they will cry out to the LORD, But He will not answer them. Instead, He will hide His face from them at that time Because they have practiced evil deeds.
Treasury of Scripture

They cried, but there was none to save them: even to the LORD, but he answered them not.

2 Samuel 22:42,43 They looked, but there was none to save; even to the LORD, but he …

Job 35:12,13 There they cry, but none gives answer, because of the pride of evil men…

Proverbs 1:28 Then shall they call on me, but I will not answer; they shall seek …

Isaiah 1:15 And when you spread forth your hands, I will hide my eyes from you: …

Isaiah 59:1,2 Behold, the LORD's hand is not shortened, that it cannot save; neither …

Jeremiah 11:11 Therefore thus said the LORD, Behold, I will bring evil on them, …

Jeremiah 14:12 When they fast, I will not hear their cry; and when they offer burnt …

Ezekiel 8:18 Therefore will I also deal in fury: my eye shall not spare, neither …

Hosea 7:14 And they have not cried to me with their heart, when they howled …

Micah 3:4 Then shall they cry to the LORD, but he will not hear them: he will …

Zechariah 7:13 Therefore it is come to pass, that as he cried, and they would not …

Luke 13:25 When once the master of the house is risen up, and has shut to the …

(41) Cried.--Sam. 22 has "looked."

Verse 41. - They cried, but there was none to save them: even unto the Lord, but he answered them not. It seems strange, at first sight, that the heathen enemies of David should "cry unto the Lord," i.e. to Jehovah; and hence some have been driven to suppose that a victory over domestic enemies is here interpolated into the series of foreign victories. But it seems better to explain, with Hengstenberg and the 'Speaker's Commentary,' that the heathen did sometimes, as a last resort, pray to a foreign god, whom they seemed to find by experience to be more powerful than their own (see Jonah 1:14). Jehovah was known by name, as the God of the Israelites, to the surrounding nations. Mesha mentions him upon the Moabite Stone; and Sennacherib declared, by the mouth of Rabshakeh, "Am I come up without the Lord against this place to destroy it? The Lord (Jehovah) said to me, Go up against this land, and destroy it" (2 Kings 18:25). They cried, but there was none to save them,.... It is in 2 Samuel 22:42; "they looked"; that is, they looked round about, here and there, to see if there were any near at hand to help and deliver them; they cried in their distress, and because of the anguish of their spirits, and for help and assistance, but in vain; they cried, as Jarchi thinks, to their idols, as Jonah's mariners cried everyone to their god; and, if so, it is no wonder there was none to save; for such are gods that cannot save: but it follows,

even unto the Lord, but he answered them not; as Saul, for instance, 1 Samuel 28:6; so God deals with wicked men, often by way of righteous retaliation; see Proverbs 1:28. 18:32, and the following verses, are the gifts of God to the spiritual warrior, whereby he is prepared for the contest, after the example of his victorious Leader. Learn that we must seek release being made through Christ, shall be rejected. In David the type, we behold out of trouble through Christ. The prayer put up, without reconciliation Jesus our Redeemer, conflicting with enemies, compassed with sorrows and with floods of ungodly men, enduring not only the pains of death, but the wrath of God for us; yet calling upon the Father with strong cries and tears; rescued from the grave; proceeding to reconcile, or to put under his feet all other enemies, till death, the last enemy, shall be destroyed. We should love the Lord, our Strength, and our Salvation; we should call on him in every trouble, and praise him for every deliverance; we should aim to walk with him in all righteousness and true holiness, keeping from sin. If we belong to him, he conquers and reigns for us, and we shall conquer and reign through him, and partake of the mercy of our anointed King, which is promised to all his seed for evermore. Amen.
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