Jeremiah 20:13
New International Version
Sing to the LORD! Give praise to the LORD! He rescues the life of the needy from the hands of the wicked.

New Living Translation
Sing to the LORD! Praise the LORD! For though I was poor and needy, he rescued me from my oppressors.

English Standard Version
Sing to the LORD; praise the LORD! For he has delivered the life of the needy from the hand of evildoers.

Berean Study Bible
Sing to the LORD! Praise the LORD! For He rescues the life of the needy from the hands of evildoers.

New American Standard Bible
Sing to the LORD, praise the LORD! For He has delivered the soul of the needy one From the hand of evildoers.

King James Bible
Sing unto the LORD, praise ye the LORD: for he hath delivered the soul of the poor from the hand of evildoers.

Christian Standard Bible
Sing to the LORD! Praise the LORD, for he rescues the life of the needy from evil people.

Contemporary English Version
I sing praises to you, LORD. You rescue the oppressed from the wicked.

Good News Translation
Sing to the LORD! Praise the LORD! He rescues the oppressed from the power of evil people.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Sing to the LORD! Praise the LORD, for He rescues the life of the needy from the hand of evil people.

International Standard Version
Sing to the LORD, give praise to the LORD! For he saves the life of the poor from the hand of the wicked.

NET Bible
Sing to the LORD! Praise the LORD! For he rescues the oppressed from the clutches of evildoers.

New Heart English Bible
Sing to the LORD, praise the LORD; for he has delivered the soul of the needy from the hand of evildoers.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Sing to the LORD! Praise the LORD! He has rescued the lives of needy people from the power of wicked people.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Sing unto the LORD, Praise ye the LORD; For He hath delivered the soul of the needy From the hand of evil-doers.

New American Standard 1977
Sing to the LORD, praise the LORD! For He has delivered the soul of the needy one From the hand of evildoers.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Sing unto the LORD, praise ye the LORD; for he has delivered the soul of the poor from the hand of evildoers.

King James 2000 Bible
Sing unto the LORD, praise you the LORD: for he has delivered the soul of the poor from the hand of evildoers.

American King James Version
Sing to the LORD, praise you the LORD: for he has delivered the soul of the poor from the hand of evildoers.

American Standard Version
Sing unto Jehovah, praise ye Jehovah; for he hath delivered the soul of the needy from the hand of evil-doers.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Sing ye to the Lord, sing praise to him: for he has rescued the soul of the poor from the hand of evil-doers.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Sing ye to the Lord, praise the Lord: because he hath delivered the soul of the poor out of the hand of the wicked.

Darby Bible Translation
Sing ye unto Jehovah, praise Jehovah, for he hath delivered the soul of the needy from the hand of evildoers.

English Revised Version
Sing unto the LORD, praise ye the LORD: for he hath delivered the soul of the needy from the hand of evil-doers.

Webster's Bible Translation
Sing to the LORD, praise ye the LORD: for he hath delivered the soul of the poor from the hand of evil-doers.

World English Bible
Sing to Yahweh, praise Yahweh; for he has delivered the soul of the needy from the hand of evildoers.

Young's Literal Translation
Sing ye to Jehovah, praise Jehovah, For He hath delivered the soul of the needy From the hand of evil doers.
Study Bible
Jeremiah's Complaint
12O LORD of Hosts, who examines the righteous, who sees the heart and mind, let me see Your vengeance upon them, for to You I have committed my cause. 13Sing to the LORD! Praise the LORD! For He rescues the life of the needy from the hands of evildoers. 14Cursed be the day I was born! May the day my mother bore me never be blessed.…
Cross References
Psalm 34:6
This poor man called out, and the LORD heard him; He saved him from all his troubles.

Psalm 69:33
For the LORD listens to the needy and does not despise His captive people.

Jeremiah 15:21
I will deliver you from the hand of the wicked and redeem you from the grasp of the ruthless."

Jeremiah 31:7
For this is what the LORD says: "Sing with joy for Jacob; shout for the foremost of the nations! make your praises heard and say, 'O LORD, save Your people, the remnant of Israel!'

Treasury of Scripture

Sing to the LORD, praise you the LORD: for he has delivered the soul of the poor from the hand of evildoers.

for.

Psalm 34:6
This poor man cried, and the LORD heard him, and saved him out of all his troubles.

Psalm 35:9-11
And my soul shall be joyful in the LORD: it shall rejoice in his salvation…

Psalm 69:33
For the LORD heareth the poor, and despiseth not his prisoners.







Lexicon
Sing
שִׁ֚ירוּ (·rū)
Verb - Qal - Imperative - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 7891: To sing

to the LORD!
לַֽיהוָ֔ה (Yah·weh)
Preposition-l | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

Praise
הַֽלְל֖וּ (hal·lū)
Verb - Piel - Imperative - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 1984: To shine

the LORD!
יְהוָ֑ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

For
כִּ֥י (kî)
Conjunction
Strong's Hebrew 3588: A relative conjunction

He rescues
הִצִּ֛יל (hiṣ·ṣîl)
Verb - Hifil - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5337: To strip, plunder, deliver oneself, be delivered, snatch away, deliver

the life
נֶ֥פֶשׁ (ne·p̄eš)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5315: A soul, living being, life, self, person, desire, passion, appetite, emotion

of the needy
אֶבְי֖וֹן (’eḇ·yō·wn)
Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 34: In want, needy, poor

from the hands
מִיַּ֥ד (mî·yaḏ)
Preposition-m | Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 3027: A hand

of evildoers.
מְרֵעִֽים׃ (mə·rê·‘îm)
Verb - Hifil - Participle - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 7489: To spoil, to make, good for, nothing, bad
(13) Sing unto the Lord . . .--It was as though heaviness had endured for a night, and joy had come in the morning. As with so many of the Psalms (Psalm 22:22 is, perhaps, the most striking parallel), what began in a cry De profundis ends in a Hallelujah.

Verse 13. - In the confidence of faith Jeremiah sees himself already delivered. He writes in the style of the psalmists, who constantly pass from the language of prayer to that of fruition. 20:7-13 The prophet complains of the insult and injury he experienced. But ver. 7 may be read, Thou hast persuaded me, and I was persuaded. Thou wast stronger than I; and didst overpower me by the influence of thy Spirit upon me. So long as we see ourselves in the way of God, and of duty, it is weakness and folly, when we meet with difficulties and discouragements, to wish we had never set out in it. The prophet found the grace of God mighty in him to keep him to his business, notwithstanding the temptation he was in to throw it up. Whatever injuries are done to us, we must leave them to that God to whom vengeance belongs, and who has said, I will repay. So full was he of the comfort of God's presence, the Divine protection he was under, and the Divine promise he had to depend upon, that he stirred up himself and others to give God the glory. Let the people of God open their cause before Him, and he will enable them to see deliverance.
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