Psalms 55:13

“But it was thou, a man mine equal, my guide, and mine acquaintance.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But it was thou, a man, mine equal, my guide, and mine acquaintance.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But it is you, a man my equal, My companion and my familiar friend;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But it was thou, a man mine equal, My companion, and my familiar friend.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But it was you, my equal, my guide, my well-loved friend.
- Basic English Bible

But it was thou, a man mine equal, mine intimate, my familiar friend. ...
- Darby Bible

But it was thou, a man my equal, my guide, and my acquaintance.
- Webster's Bible

But it was you, a man like me, my companion, and my familiar friend.
- World English Bible

But thou, a man -- as mine equal, My familiar friend, and mine acquaintance.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(55:14) But it was thou, a man mine equal, my companion, and my familiar friend;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 55:13


55:13 Equal - Not in power, but in reputation, for wisdom, and influence upon my people. Guide - Whose counsel I highly prized, and constantly followed. All which agrees to Achitophel.


Discussion for Psalms 55

  • Brianna vs. 22
    Since we are living in Satan's system ( 1 john 5:19) we HAVE TO rely on Jehovah. We will have burdens in this life, and if we don't share that burden with God, we will be crushed by them. Growing a relationship with God is not an option. We have to do so to truly enjoy life.
  • Sylvia Linton
    Lord, you are awesome
  • Claudina
    We should place every worry and challenge upon our lord, and he will take care of it all. However we do not have to question the results because what he does is holistic
  • Lilian
    Cast your burden upon the Lord and He shall sustain thee He shall never suffer the Righteousness to be moved. Thank you Jesus i will handover everything in to your hands Jesus for thy yoke is easy and my burden is light what a loving Father and powerful God we serve Amen hallelujah
  • Benny Steyn
    Our Father God is always there 24/ 7 waiting for our prayers.
  • Lens
    What a mighty God we serve. He loves, He forgives and He delivers. Oh! What a MIGHTY God we serve.

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