Psalm 141:1
New International Version
A psalm of David. I call to you, LORD, come quickly to me; hear me when I call to you.

New Living Translation
O LORD, I am calling to you. Please hurry! Listen when I cry to you for help!

English Standard Version
O LORD, I call upon you; hasten to me! Give ear to my voice when I call to you!

Berean Study Bible
A Psalm of David. I call upon You, O LORD; come quickly to me. Hear my voice when I call to You.

King James Bible
A Psalm of David. LORD, I cry unto thee: make haste unto me; give ear unto my voice, when I cry unto thee.

New King James Version
A Psalm of David. LORD, I cry out to You; Make haste to me! Give ear to my voice when I cry out to You.

New American Standard Bible
A Psalm of David. LORD, I call upon You; hurry to me! Listen to my voice when I call to You!

NASB 1995
A Psalm of David. O LORD, I call upon You; hasten to me! Give ear to my voice when I call to You!

NASB 1977
O Lord, I call upon Thee; hasten to me! Give ear to my voice when I call to Thee!

Amplified Bible
A Psalm of David. LORD, I call upon You; hurry to me. Listen to my voice when I call to You.

Christian Standard Bible
A psalm of David. LORD, I call on you; hurry to help me. Listen to my voice when I call on you.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
A Davidic psalm. LORD, I call on You; hurry to help me. Listen to my voice when I call on You.

American Standard Version
Jehovah, I have called upon thee; make haste unto me: Give ear unto my voice, when I call unto thee.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
LORD JEHOVAH, I have called you; answer me, give ear and accept my words.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
A Psalm of David. O Lord, I have cried to thee; hear me: attend to the voice of my supplication, when I cry to thee.

Contemporary English Version
I pray to you, LORD! Please listen when I pray and hurry to help me.

Douay-Rheims Bible
I have cried to the, O Lord, hear me: hearken to my voice, when I cry to thee.

English Revised Version
A Psalm of David. LORD, I have called upon thee; make haste unto me: give ear unto my voice, when I call unto thee.

Good News Translation
I call to you, LORD; help me now! Listen to me when I call to you.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
[A psalm by David.] O LORD, I cry out to you, "Come quickly." Open your ears to me when I cry out to you.

International Standard Version
LORD, I call to you, be quick to listen to me when I cry out!

JPS Tanakh 1917
A Psalm of David. LORD, I have called Thee; make haste unto me; Give ear unto my voice, when I call unto Thee.

Literal Standard Version
A PSALM OF DAVID. O YHWH, I have called You, hurry to me, Give ear [to] my voice when I call to You.

NET Bible
A psalm of David. O LORD, I cry out to you. Come quickly to me! Pay attention to me when I cry out to you!

New Heart English Bible
[A Psalm by David.] LORD, I have called on you. Come to me quickly. Listen to my voice when I call to you.

World English Bible
Yahweh, I have called on you. Come to me quickly! Listen to my voice when I call to you.

Young's Literal Translation
A Psalm, by David. O Jehovah, I have called Thee, haste to me, Give ear to my voice when I call to Thee.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Come Quickly to Me
1A Psalm of David. I call upon You, O LORD; come quickly to me. Hear my voice when I call to You. 2May my prayer be set before You like incense, my uplifted hands like the evening offering.…

Cross References
Psalm 5:1
Give ear to my words, O LORD; consider my groaning.

Psalm 22:19
But You, O LORD, be not far off; O my Strength, come quickly to help me.

Psalm 38:22
Come quickly to help me, O Lord my Savior.

Psalm 70:5
But I am poor and needy; hurry to me, O God. You are my help and my deliverer; O LORD, do not delay.

Psalm 143:1
O LORD, hear my prayer. In Your faithfulness, give ear to my plea; in Your righteousness, answer me.


Treasury of Scripture

Lord, I cry to you: make haste to me; give ear to my voice, when I cry to you.

A.

Psalm 40:13
Be pleased, O LORD, to deliver me: O LORD, make haste to help me.

Psalm 69:17,18
And hide not thy face from thy servant; for I am in trouble: hear me speedily…

Psalm 70:5
But I am poor and needy: make haste unto me, O God: thou art my help and my deliverer; O LORD, make no tarrying.









Verse 1. - Lord, I cry unto thee; make haste unto me. The need is pressing and urgent. God is therefore entreated to "hasten" (comp. Psalm 22:19; Psalm 31:2; Psalm 38:22; Psalm 40:17, etc.). Give ear unto my voice, when I cry unto thee (comp. Psalm 102:2).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
A Psalm
מִזְמ֗וֹר (miz·mō·wr)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 4210: Instrumental music, a poem set to notes

of David.
לְדָ֫וִ֥ד (lə·ḏā·wiḏ)
Preposition-l | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 1732: David -- perhaps 'beloved one', a son of Jesse

I call upon You,
קְ֭רָאתִיךָ (qə·rā·ṯî·ḵā)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - first person common singular | second person masculine singular
Strong's 7121: To call, proclaim, read

O LORD;
יְהוָ֣ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

come quickly
ח֣וּשָׁה (ḥū·šāh)
Verb - Qal - Imperative - masculine singular | third person feminine singular
Strong's 2363: To hurry, to be eager with excitement, enjoyment

to me.
לִּ֑י (lî)
Preposition | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew

Hear
הַאֲזִ֥ינָה (ha·’ă·zî·nāh)
Verb - Hifil - Imperative - masculine singular | third person feminine singular
Strong's 238: To broaden out the ear, to listen

my voice
ק֝וֹלִ֗י (qō·w·lî)
Noun - masculine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's 6963: A voice, sound

when I call
בְּקָרְאִי־ (bə·qā·rə·’î-)
Preposition-b | Verb - Qal - Infinitive construct | first person common singular
Strong's 7121: To call, proclaim, read

to You.
לָֽךְ׃ (lāḵ)
Preposition | second person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew


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