Psalms 17:1

“(A Prayer of David.) Hear the right, O LORD, attend unto my cry, give ear unto my prayer, that goeth not out of feigned lips.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

[A prayer of Dauid.] Heare the right, O Lord, attend vnto my crie, giue eare vnto my prayer, that goeth not out of fained lips.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Hear a just cause, O LORD, give heed to my cry; Give ear to my prayer, which is not from deceitful lips.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Hear the right, O Jehovah, attend unto my cry; Give ear unto my prayer, that goeth not out of feigned lips.
- American Standard Version (1901)

<A Prayer. Of David.> Let my cause come to your ears, O Lord, give attention to my cry; give ear to my prayer which goes not out from false lips.
- Basic English Bible

{A Prayer of David.} Hear the right, O Jehovah, attend unto my cry; give ear unto my prayer, which is not out of feigned lips.
- Darby Bible

A Prayer of David. Hear the right, O LORD, attend to my cry, give ear to my prayer, that goeth not out of feigned lips.
- Webster's Bible

Hear, Yahweh, my righteous plea; Give ear to my prayer, that doesn't go out of deceitful lips.
- World English Bible

A Prayer of David. Hear, O Jehovah, righteousness, attend my cry, Give ear [to] my prayer, without lips of deceit.
- Youngs Literal Bible

A Prayer of David. Hear the right, O LORD, attend unto my cry; give ear unto my prayer from lips without deceit.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 17:1


17:1 The right - Regard my righteous cause.


Discussion for Psalms 17:1

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