New Living Translation
Yet when they were ill, I grieved for them. I denied myself by fasting for them, but my prayers returned unanswered.
King James Bible
But as for me, when they were sick, my clothing was sackcloth: I humbled my soul with fasting; and my prayer returned into mine own bosom.
Darby Bible Translation
But as for me, when they were sick, my clothing was sackcloth; I chastened my soul with fasting, and my prayer returned into mine own bosom:
World English Bible
But as for me, when they were sick, my clothing was sackcloth. I afflicted my soul with fasting. My prayer returned into my own bosom.
Young's Literal Translation
And I -- in their sickness my clothing is sackcloth, I have humbled with fastings my soul, And my prayer unto my bosom returneth.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
35:13 Returned - Although my fastings and prayers did them no good.
LibraryOpposition to Messiah Unreasonable
Why do the heathen rage, and the people imagine a vain thing? The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers take counsel together, against the LORD , and against His Anointed, saying, Let us break their bands asunder, and cast away their cords from us. I t is generally admitted, that the institutes of Christianity, as contained in the New Testament, do at least exhibit a beautiful and salutary system of morals; and that a sincere compliance with the precepts of our Lord and His apostles, …
John Newton—Messiah Vol. 2
Notes on the Third Century
If it turns out to be a worthy home, let your blessing stand; if it is not, take back the blessing.
If those who live there are peaceful, the blessing will stand; if they are not, the blessing will return to you.
Did I not weep for those in trouble? Was I not deeply grieved for the needy?
When I weep and fast, they scoff at me.
When I dress in burlap to show sorrow, they make fun of me.
O Lord, pay back our neighbors seven times for the scorn they have hurled at you.
My knees are weak from fasting, and I am skin and bones.
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