New Living Translation
When I dress in burlap to show sorrow, they make fun of me.
King James Bible
I made sackcloth also my garment; and I became a proverb to them.
Darby Bible Translation
And I made sackcloth my garment: then I became a proverb to them.
World English Bible
When I made sackcloth my clothing, I became a byword to them.
Young's Literal Translation
And I make my clothing sackcloth, And I am to them for a simile.
Psalm 69:11 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
69:11 Proverb - A proverb of reproach.
LibraryAn Eye-Witness's Account of the Crucifixion
'And He bearing His cross went forth into a place called the place of a skull, which is called in the Hebrew Golgotha: Where they crucified Him, and two other with Him, on either side one, and Jesus in the midst. And Pilate wrote a title, and put it on the cross. And the writing was, JESUS OF NAZARETH THE KING OF THE JEWS. This title then read many of the Jews: for the place where Jesus was crucified was nigh to the city: and it was written in Hebrew, and Greek, and Latin. Then said the chief priests …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture: St. John Chaps. XV to XXI
The Shortest of the Seven Cries
Letter L to Geoffrey, of Lisieux
And I will give power to my two witnesses, and they will be clothed in burlap and will prophesy during those 1,260 days."
1 Kings 9:7
then I will uproot Israel from this land that I have given them. I will reject this Temple that I have made holy to honor my name. I will make Israel an object of mockery and ridicule among the nations.
1 Kings 20:31
Ben-hadad's officers said to him, "Sir, we have heard that the kings of Israel are merciful. So let's humble ourselves by wearing burlap around our waists and putting ropes on our heads, and surrender to the king of Israel. Then perhaps he will let you live."
I wear burlap to show my grief. My pride lies in the dust.
"God has made a mockery of me among the people; they spit in my face.
"And now they mock me with vulgar songs! They taunt me!
Yet when they were ill, I grieved for them. I denied myself by fasting for them, but my prayers returned unanswered.
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