New International Version
When I was in distress, I sought the Lord; at night I stretched out untiring hands, and I would not be comforted.
King James Bible
In the day of my trouble I sought the Lord: my sore ran in the night, and ceased not: my soul refused to be comforted.
Darby Bible Translation
In the day of my trouble, I sought the Lord: my hand was stretched out in the night, and slacked not; my soul refused to be comforted.
World English Bible
In the day of my trouble I sought the Lord. My hand was stretched out in the night, and didn't get tired. My soul refused to be comforted.
Young's Literal Translation
In a day of my distress the Lord I sought, My hand by night hath been spread out, And it doth not cease, My soul hath refused to be comforted.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
My sore ran in the night, and ceased not - This is a most unaccountable translation; the literal meaning of ידי נגרה yadi niggerah, which we translate my sore ran, is, my hand was stretched out, i.e., in prayer. He continued during the whole night with his voice and hands lifted up to God, and ceased not, even in the midst of great discouragements.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
sore. Heb. hand.
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All his sons and daughters came to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. "No," he said, "I will continue to mourn until I join my son in the grave." So his father wept for him.
"Yet if you devote your heart to him and stretch out your hands to him,
and call on me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you, and you will honor me."
On my bed I remember you; I think of you through the watches of the night.
When I am in distress, I call to you, because you answer me.
my eyes are dim with grief. I call to you, LORD, every day; I spread out my hands to you.
I pour out before him my complaint; before him I tell my trouble.
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