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Nehemiah 6:9

    Nehemiah 6:9 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    For they all made us afraid, saying, Their hands shall be weakened from the work, that it be not done. Now therefore, O God, strengthen my hands.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    For they all made us afraid, saying, Their hands shall be weakened from the work, that it be not done. Now therefore, O God, strengthen my hands.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    For they all would have made us afraid, saying, Their hands shall be weakened from the work, that it be not done. But now, O God , strengthen thou my hands.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    For they were hoping to put fear in us, saying, Their hands will become feeble and give up the work so that it may not get done. But now, O God, make my hands strong.

    Webster's Revision

    For they all would have made us afraid, saying, Their hands shall be weakened from the work, that it be not done. But now, O God , strengthen thou my hands.

    World English Bible

    For they all would have made us afraid, saying, "Their hands will be weakened from the work, that it not be done. But now, [God], strengthen my hands."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    For they all would have made us afraid, saying, Their hands shall be weakened from the work, that it be not done. But now, O God, strengthen thou my hands.

    Wesley's Notes on Nehemiah 6:9

    6:9 Strengthen my hands - A good prayer, when we are entering on any particular services or conflicts in our Christian warfare.