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Psalm 22:6–8

But I am da worm and not a man,

escorned by mankind and fdespised by the people.

All who see me gmock me;

they make mouths at me; they hwag their heads;

i“He trusts in the Lord; let him jdeliver him;

let him rescue him, for he kdelights in him!”

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Psalm 22:6–8 — The New International Version (NIV)

But I am a worm and not a man,

scorned by everyone, despised by the people.

All who see me mock me;

they hurl insults, shaking their heads.

“He trusts in the Lord,” they say,

“let the Lord rescue him.

Let him deliver him,

since he delights in him.”

Psalm 22:6–8 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

But I am a worm, and no man;

A reproach of men, and despised of the people.

All they that see me laugh me to scorn:

They shoot out the lip, they shake the head, saying,

He trusted on the Lord that he would deliver him:

Let him deliver him, seeing he delighted in him.

Psalm 22:6–8 — New Living Translation (NLT)

But I am a worm and not a man.

I am scorned and despised by all!

Everyone who sees me mocks me.

They sneer and shake their heads, saying,

“Is this the one who relies on the Lord?

Then let the Lord save him!

If the Lord loves him so much,

let the Lord rescue him!”

Psalm 22:6–8 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

But I am a worm, and no man;

A reproach of men, and despised by the people.

All those who see Me ridicule Me;

They shoot out the lip, they shake the head, saying,

“He trusted in the Lord, let Him rescue Him;

Let Him deliver Him, since He delights in Him!”

Psalm 22:6–8 — New Century Version (NCV)

But I am like a worm instead of a man.

People make fun of me and hate me.

Those who look at me laugh.

They stick out their tongues and shake their heads.

They say, “Turn to the Lord for help.

Maybe he will save you.

If he likes you,

maybe he will rescue you.”

Psalm 22:6–8 — American Standard Version (ASV)

But I am a worm, and no man;

A reproach of men, and despised of the people.

All they that see me laugh me to scorn:

They shoot out the lip, they shake the head, saying,

Commit thyself unto Jehovah; let him deliver him:

Let him rescue him, seeing he delighteth in him.

Psalm 22:6–8 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

But I am a worm, and no man; a reproach of men, and the despised of the people. All they that see me laugh me to scorn; they shoot out the lip, they shake the head, saying: Commit it to Jehovah—let him rescue him; let him deliver him, because he delighteth in him!

Psalm 22:6–8 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

Yet, I am a worm and not a man. 

I am scorned by humanity and despised by people. 

All who see me make fun of me. 

Insults pour from their mouths. 

They shake their heads and say, 

“Put yourself in the Lord’s hands. 

Let the Lord save him! 

Let God rescue him since he is pleased with him!” 

Psalm 22:6–8 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

But I am a worm and not a man,

scorned by men and despised by people.

Everyone who sees me mocks me;

they sneer and shake their heads:

“He relies on the Lord;

let Him rescue him;

let the Lord deliver him,

since He takes pleasure in him.”

Psalm 22:6–8 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

But I am a worm, and not human;

scorned by others, and despised by the people.

All who see me mock at me;

they make mouths at me, they shake their heads;

“Commit your cause to the Lord; let him deliver—

let him rescue the one in whom he delights!”

Psalm 22:6–8 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

But I am a worm and not a man,

scorned by humankind and despised by people.

All who see me mock me.

They open wide their lips;

they shake the head, saying:

“He trusts Yahweh. Let him rescue him.

Let him deliver him because he delights in him.”

Psalm 22:6–8 — New International Reader’s Version (1998) (NIrV)

People treat me like a worm and not a man.

They hate me and look down on me.

All those who see me laugh at me.

They shout at me and make fun of me.

They shake their heads at me.

They say, “He trusts in the Lord.

Let the Lord help him.

If the Lord is pleased with him,

let him save him.”

Psalm 22:6–8 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

But I am a worm and not a man,

A reproach of men and despised by the people.

All who see me sneer at me;

They separate with the lip, they wag the head, saying,

Commit yourself to the Lord; let Him deliver him;

Let Him rescue him, because He delights in him.”


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