New Living Translation
Powerful people harass me without cause, but my heart trembles only at your word.
King James Bible
SCHIN. Princes have persecuted me without a cause: but my heart standeth in awe of thy word.
Darby Bible Translation
SHIN. Princes have persecuted me without a cause; but my heart standeth in awe of thy word.
World English Bible
Princes have persecuted me without a cause, but my heart stands in awe of your words.
Young's Literal Translation
Shin. Princes have pursued me without cause, And because of Thy words was my heart afraid.
Psalm 119:161 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
119:161 But - But I feared thine offence and displeasure more than their wrath.
LibraryInward Witness to the Truth of the Gospel.
"I have more understanding than my teachers, for Thy testimonies are my study; I am wiser than the aged, because I keep Thy commandments."--Psalm cxix. 99, 100. In these words the Psalmist declares, that in consequence of having obeyed God's commandments he had obtained more wisdom and understanding than those who had first enlightened his ignorance, and were once more enlightened than he. As if he said, "When I was a child, I was instructed in religious knowledge by kind and pious friends, who …
John Henry Newman—Parochial and Plain Sermons, Vol. VIII
A Bottle in the Smoke
The Dryness of Preachers, and the Various Evils which Arise from their Failing to Teach Heart-Prayer --Exhortation to Pastors to Lead People Towards this Form Of
Of Deeper Matters, and God's Hidden Judgments which are not to be Inquired Into
1 Samuel 24:11
Look, my father, at what I have in my hand. It is a piece of the hem of your robe! I cut it off, but I didn't kill you. This proves that I am not trying to harm you and that I have not sinned against you, even though you have been hunting for me to kill me.
1 Samuel 26:18
Why are you chasing me? What have I done? What is my crime?
Even princes sit and speak against me, but I will meditate on your decrees.
All your commands are trustworthy. Protect me from those who hunt me down without cause.
I tremble in fear of you; I stand in awe of your regulations.
Many persecute and trouble me, yet I have not swerved from your laws.
Jump to PreviousAfraid Awe Cause Cruel Fear Heart Persecute Persecuted Princes Pursued Rulers SHIN Standeth Stands Trembles Word Words
Jump to NextAfraid Awe Cause Cruel Fear Heart Persecute Persecuted Princes Pursued Rulers SHIN Standeth Stands Trembles Word Words
LinksPsalm 119:161 NIV
Psalm 119:161 NLT
Psalm 119:161 ESV
Psalm 119:161 NASB
Psalm 119:161 KJV
Psalm 119:161 Bible Apps
Psalm 119:161 Biblia Paralela
Psalm 119:161 Chinese Bible
Psalm 119:161 French Bible
Psalm 119:161 German Bible
Psalm 119:161 Commentaries