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Lamentations 3:8

    Lamentations 3:8 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Also when I cry and shout, he shutteth out my prayer.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Also when I cry and shout, he shuts out my prayer.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Yea, when I cry, and call for help, he shutteth out my prayer.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Even when I send up a cry for help, he keeps my prayer shut out.

    Webster's Revision

    Yea, when I cry, and call for help, he shutteth out my prayer.

    World English Bible

    Yes, when I cry, and call for help, he shuts out my prayer.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Yea, when I cry and call for help, he shutteth out my prayer.

    Barnes' Notes on Lamentations 3:8

    Shout - i. e. call for help.

    Shutteth out - Or, "shutteth in." God has so closed up the avenues to the place in which he is immured, that his voice can find no egress.