Published December 1994
by National Council on the Aging .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
Incline your ear and hear the words of the wise, And apply your mind to my knowledge; Holman Christian Standard Listen closely, pay attention to the words of the wise, and apply your mind to my knowledge. J.P. Green Literal Translation Stretch your ear and hear the words of the wise, and set your heart to my knowledge, Miles Coverdale Bible (). A Prayer of David. Incline your ear, O LORD, and answer me, for I am poor and needy. Preserve my life, for I am godly; save your servant, who trusts in you—you are my God. Be gracious to me, O Lord, . Incline your ear, and come to me; listen, so that you may live. I will make with you an everlasting covenant, my and twenty-three thousand fell in a single day. We must not put Christ to the test, as some of them did, and were destroyed by serpents. and he will not let you be tested beyond your strength, but with the testing. deliver me in your righteousness. 2 Incline your ear to me; * make haste to deliver me. 3 Be my strong rock, a castle to keep me safe, for you are my crag and my stronghold; * for the sake of your Name, lead me and guide me. 4 Take me out of the net that they have secretly set for .
Proverbs Context. 17 For they eat the bread of wickedness, and drink the wine of violence. 18 But the path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day. 19 The way of the wicked is as darkness: they know not at what they stumble. 20 My son, attend to my words; incline thine ear unto my sayings. 21 Let them not depart from thine eyes; keep them in. I have heeded the words of your lips. 5 My footsteps hold fast to the ways of your law; * in your paths my feet shall not stumble. 6 I call upon you, O God, for you will answer me; * incline your ear to me and hear my words. 7 Show me your marvelous loving-kindness, * O Savior of those who take refuge at your . “Incline your ear and come to Me. Listen, that you may live; which a man is not permitted to speak. 1 Corinthians And let your ear receive the word of His mouth; Teach your daughters wailing, And everyone her neighbor a dirge. ears» Should» Be bowed down to instructions. Incline your ear to me; rescue me speedily! Be a rock of refuge for me, a strong fortress to save me! For you are my rock and my fortress; and for your name's sake you lead me and guide me; you take me out of the net they have hidden for me, for you are my refuge. Into your hand I commit my spirit; you have redeemed me, O Lord, faithful God.
When we incline the ear of our hearts; which means we make the effort on our part to really pay attention to God, the healing and reconciliation of broken relationships is closer to us than we had previously thought. We can live more simply, and contemplate God’s wonders. Let us listen to God today by inclining the ear of our hearts. Display Title: Incline Your Ear, O Lord, to me (Psalm 86) First Line: Incline your ear, O Lord, to me Tune Title: GIFT OF LOVE Author: Michael Morgan, Meter: L.M. Scripture: Psalm 86 Date: Subject: Prayer and Devotion |. Incline your ears to the words of my mouth [and be willing to learn]. Bible in Basic English Give ear, O my people, to my law; let your ears be bent down to the words of my mouth. 2.“Incline thine ear” (v. 20 KJV). Inclining my ear would indicate a humble, teachable attitude. I must lay aside my own prejudices and preconceptions and receive with an open mind what God is saying to me. 3.“Let them not depart from thine eyes” (v. 21 KJV). I must keep my eyes focused on God’s words.