Psalm 77:4 {76:5}
Good News Translation
He keeps me awake all night; I am so worried that I cannot speak.

New Revised Standard Version
You keep my eyelids from closing; I am so troubled that I cannot speak.

Contemporary English Version
Because of you, Lord God, I can't sleep. I am restless and can't even talk.

New American Bible
You have kept me from closing my eyes in sleep; I am troubled and cannot speak.

Douay-Rheims Bible
My eyes prevented the watches: I was troubled, and I spoke not.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

My eyes prevented the watches: I was troubled, and I spoke not.


Psalm 6:6 I have laboured in my groanings, every night I will wash my bed: I will water my couch with my tears.

Esther 6:1 That night the king passed without sleep, and he commanded the histories and chronicles of former times to be brought him. And when they were reading them before him,

Job 7:13-15 If I say: My bed shall comfort me, and I shall be relieved, speaking with myself on my couch: . . .

I am

Job 2:13 And they sat with him on the ground seven day and seven nights and no man spoke to him a word: for they saw that his grief was very great.

Job 6:3 As the sand of the sea, this would appear heavier: therefore, my words are full of sorrow:

In The Day of Trouble I Sought the LORD
3I remembered God, and was delighted, and was exercised, and my spirit swooned away. 4My eyes prevented the watches: I was troubled, and I spoke not.5I thought upon the days of old: and I had in my mind the eternal years.…
Cross References
Psalm 39:9
I was dumb, and I opened not my mouth, because thou hast done it.

Psalm 102:7
I have watched, and am become as a sparrow all alone on the housetop.

Daniel 6:18
And the king went away to his house, and laid himself down without taking supper, and meat was not set before him, and even sleep departed from him.

Psalm 77:3
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