Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Psalm 38:13 in English Standard Version "But I am like a deaf man; I do not hear, like a mute man who does not open his mouth." Ps 39:2 I was mute and silent; I held my peace to no avail, and my distress grew worse. Ps 39:9 I am mute; I do not open my mouth, for it is you who have done it. Isa 53:7 He was oppressed, and he was afflicted, yet he opened not his mouth; like a lamb that is led to the slaughter, and like a sheep that before its shearers is silent, so he opened not his mouth. 1Pe 2:23 When he was reviled, he did not revile in return; when he suffered, he did not threaten, but continued entrusting himself to him who judges justly.