Psalms 86:16

“O turn unto me, and have mercy upon me; give thy strength unto thy servant, and save the son of thine handmaid.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

O turne vnto me, and haue mercie vpon me, giue thy strength vnto thy seruant: and saue the sonne of thine handmaid.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Turn to me, and be gracious to me; Oh grant Your strength to Your servant, And save the son of Your handmaid.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Oh turn unto me, and have mercy upon me; Give thy strength unto thy servant, And save the son of thy handmaid.
- American Standard Version (1901)

O be turned to me and have mercy on me: give your strength to your servant, and your salvation to the son of her who is your servant.
- Basic English Bible

Turn toward me, and be gracious unto me; give thy strength unto thy servant, and save the son of thine handmaid.
- Darby Bible

O turn to me, and have mercy upon me; give thy strength to thy servant, and save the son of thy handmaid.
- Webster's Bible

Turn to me, and have mercy on me! Give your strength to your servant. Save the son of your handmaid.
- World English Bible

Look unto me, and favour me, Give Thy strength to Thy servant, And give salvation to a son of Thine handmaid.
- Youngs Literal Bible

O turn unto me, and be gracious unto me; give Thy strength unto Thy servant, and save the son of Thy handmaid.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 86:16

  • If you pray sincerely from the heart, we can be confident that Jehovah will give his keen attention to our supplication.

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