Psalm 13:3 {12:3}
Good News Translation
Look at me, O LORD my God, and answer me. Restore my strength; don't let me die.

Contemporary English Version
Please listen, LORD God, and answer my prayers. Make my eyes sparkle again, or else I will fall into the sleep of death.

Douay-Rheims Bible
How long shall my enemy be exalted over me?

New American Bible
How long must I carry sorrow in my soul, grief in my heart day after day? How long will my enemy triumph over me?

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

How long shall my enemy be exalted over me?

Consider

Psalm 9:13 Have mercy on me, O Lord: see my humiliation which I suffer from my enemies.

Psalm 25:19 Consider my enemies for they are multiplied, and have hated me with an unjust hatred.

Psalm 31:7 I will be glad and rejoice in thy mercy. For thou hast regarded my humility, thou hast saved my soul out of distresses.

Psalm 119:153 See my humiliation and deliver me for I have not forgotten thy law.

Lamentations 5:1 Remember, O Lord, what is come upon us: consider and behold our reproach.

lighten

Psalm 18:28 For thou lightest my lamp, O Lord: O my God, enlighten my darkness.

1 Samuel 14:27,29 But Jonathan had not heard when his father adjured the people: and he put forth the end of the rod, which he had in his hand, and dipt it in a honeycomb: and he carried his hand to his mouth, and his eyes were enlightened. . . .

Ezra 9:8 And now as a little, and for a moment has our prayer been made before the Lord our God, to leave us a remnant, and give us a pin in his holy place, and that our God would enlighten our eyes, and would give us a little life in our bondage.

Luke 2:32 A light to the revelation of the Gentiles and the glory of thy people Israel.

Revelation 21:23 And the city hath no need of the sun, nor of the moon, to shine in it. For the glory of God hath enlightened it: and the Lamb is the lamp thereof.

less

Jeremiah 51:39,57 In their heat I will set them drink: and I will make them drunk, that they may slumber, and sleep an everlasting sleep, and awake no more, saith the Lord. . . .

Ephesians 5:14 Wherefore he saith: Rise, thou that sleepest, and arise from the dead: and Christ shall enlighten thee.

Context
How Long, O LORD?
2How long shall I take counsels in my soul, sorrow in my heart all the day? 3How long shall my enemy be exalted over me?4Consider, and hear me, O Lord, my God. Enlighten my eyes, that I never sleep in death:…
Cross References
1 Samuel 14:29
And Jonathan said: My father hath troubled the land: you have seen yourselves that my eyes are enlightened, because I tasted a little of this honey:

Ezra 9:8
And now as a little, and for a moment has our prayer been made before the Lord our God, to leave us a remnant, and give us a pin in his holy place, and that our God would enlighten our eyes, and would give us a little life in our bondage.

Job 33:30
That he may withdraw their souls from corruption, and enlighten them with the light of the living.

Psalm 5:1
Unto the end, for her that obtaineth the inheritance. A psalm for David. [2] Give ear, O Lord, to my words, understand my cry.

Psalm 18:28
For thou lightest my lamp, O Lord: O my God, enlighten my darkness.

Psalm 27:7
Hear, O Lord, my voice, with which I have cried to thee: have mercy on me and hear me.

Proverbs 29:13
The poor man and the creditor have met one another: the Lord is the enlightener of them both.

Jeremiah 51:39
In their heat I will set them drink: and I will make them drunk, that they may slumber, and sleep an everlasting sleep, and awake no more, saith the Lord.

Additional Translations
See me and respond, O LORD my God. Give light to my eyes, lest I sleep in death,Consider and hear me, O LORD my God: lighten my eyes, lest I sleep the sleep of death;

Consider and answer me, O Jehovah my God: Lighten mine eyes, lest I sleep the'sleep of death;

Look on me, hearken to me, O Lord my God: lighten mine eyes, lest I sleep in death;

Consider, answer me, O Jehovah my God! lighten mine eyes, lest I sleep the [sleep of] death;

Consider and answer me, O LORD my God: lighten mine eyes, lest I sleep the sleep of death;

Consider and hear me, O LORD my God: lighten my eyes, lest I sleep the sleep of death;

Behold, and answer me, Yahweh, my God. Give light to my eyes, lest I sleep in death;

Look attentively; Answer me, O Jehovah, my God, Enlighten mine eyes, lest I sleep in death,
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