Psalms 38:5

“My wounds stink and are corrupt because of my foolishness.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

My wounds stinke, and are corrupt: because of my foolishnesse.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

My wounds grow foul {and} fester Because of my folly.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

My wounds are loathsome and corrupt, Because of my foolishness.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My wounds are poisoned and evil-smelling, because of my foolish behaviour.
- Basic English Bible

My wounds stink, they are corrupt, because of my foolishness.
- Darby Bible

My wounds are offensive, and are corrupt because of my foolishness.
- Webster's Bible

My wounds are loathsome and corrupt, because of my foolishness.
- World English Bible

Stunk -- become corrupt have my wounds, Because of my folly.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(38:6) My wounds are noisome, they fester, because of my foolishness.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 38:5


38:5 Foolishness - Sin.


Discussion for Psalms 38:5

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