Psalms 102:9

“For I have eaten ashes like bread, and mingled my drink with weeping,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For I haue eaten ashes like bread: and mingled my drinke with weeping.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For I have eaten ashes like bread And mingled my drink with weeping
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For I have eaten ashes like bread, And mingled my drink with weeping,
- American Standard Version (1901)

I have had dust for bread and my drink has been mixed with weeping:
- Basic English Bible

For I have eaten ashes like bread, and mingled my drink with weeping,
- Darby Bible

For I have eaten ashes like bread, and mingled my drink with weeping,
- Webster's Bible

For I have eaten ashes like bread, and mixed my drink with tears,
- World English Bible

Because ashes as bread I have eaten, And my drink with weeping have mingled,
- Youngs Literal Bible

(102:10) For I have eaten ashes like bread, and mingled my drink with weeping,
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 102:9


102:9 Bread - The sense is, dust and ashes are as familiar to me as the eating of my bread; I cover my head with them; I sit, yea, lie down in them, as mourners often did.


Discussion for Psalms 102:9

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