New American Standard Bible
You have heard my voice, "Do not hide Your ear from my prayer for relief, From my cry for help."
King James Bible
Thou hast heard my voice: hide not thine ear at my breathing, at my cry.
Darby Bible Translation
Thou hast heard my voice: hide not thine ear at my sighing, at my cry.
World English Bible
You heard my voice; don't hide your ear at my breathing, at my cry.
Young's Literal Translation
My voice Thou hast heard, Hide not Thine ear at my breathing -- at my cry.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Thou hast heard - In sending Ebedmelech to deliver me. The next clause signifies "Hide not thine ear to my relief to my cry," i. e. to my cry for relief.
LibrarySolitude, Silence, Submission
"He sitteth alone and keepeth silence, because he hath borne it upon him. He putteth his mouth in the dust; if so be there may be hope."--Lamentations 3:28, 29. THUS the prophet describes the conduct of a person in deep anguish of heart. When he does not know what to do, his soul, as if by instinct, humbles itself. He gets into some secret place, he utters no speech, he gives himself over to moaning and to tears, and then he bows himself lower and yet lower before the Divine Majesty, as if he felt …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 42: 1896
Question Lxxxii of Devotion
The Mercy of God
So that they caused the cry of the poor to come to Him, And that He might hear the cry of the afflicted--
For the choir director; on stringed instruments. A Maskil of David. Give ear to my prayer, O God; And do not hide Yourself from my supplication.
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