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Psalms 38:21

    Psalms 38:21 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Forsake me not, O LORD: O my God, be not far from me.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Forsake me not, O LORD: O my God, be not far from me.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Forsake me not, O Jehovah: O my God, be not far from me.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Do not give me up, O Lord; O my God, be near to me.

    Webster's Revision

    Forsake me not, O Jehovah: O my God, be not far from me.

    World English Bible

    Don't forsake me, Yahweh. My God, don't be far from me.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Forsake me not, O LORD: O my God, be not far from me.

    Clarke's Commentary on Psalms 38:21

    Forsake me not, O Lord - Though all have forsaken me, do not thou.

    Be not far from me - Though my friends keep aloof, be thou near to help me.

    Barnes' Notes on Psalms 38:21

    Forsake me not, O Lord - That is, Do not leave me in my troubles, my sickness, my sorrow. Leave me not to die; leave me not to complain and dishonor thee; leave me not to the reproaches of my enemies.

    O my God, be not far from me - See Psalm 35:22. Compare Psalm 10:1; Psalm 13:1.