Psalms 22:15

“My strength is dried up like a potsherd; and my tongue cleaveth to my jaws; and thou hast brought me into the dust of death.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

My strength is dried vp like a potsheard: and my tongue cleaueth to my iawes; and thou hast brought me into the dust of death.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

My strength is dried up like a potsherd, And my tongue cleaves to my jaws; And You lay me in the dust of death.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

My strength is dried up like a potsherd; And my tongue cleaveth to my jaws; And thou hast brought me into the dust of death.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My throat is dry like a broken vessel; my tongue is fixed to the roof of my mouth, and the dust of death is on my lips.
- Basic English Bible

My strength is dried up like a potsherd, and my tongue cleaveth to my palate; and thou hast laid me in the dust of death.
- Darby Bible

My strength is dried up like a potsherd; and my tongue cleaveth to my jaws; and thou hast brought me into the dust of death.
- Webster's Bible

My strength is dried up like a potsherd. My tongue sticks to the roof of my mouth. You have brought me into the dust of death.
- World English Bible

Dried up as an earthen vessel is my power, And my tongue is cleaving to my jaws.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(22:16) My strength is dried up like a potsherd; and my tongue cleaveth to my throat; and Thou layest me in the dust of death.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 22:15


22:15 Dried - I have in a manner no more moisture left in me, than is in a dry potsherd. Cleaveth - Through excessive thirst and drought. Death - Thy providence, delivering me into the power of mine enemies, and by thy terrors in my soul.


Discussion for Psalms 22:15

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