Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For Your salvation I wait, O Lord.

King James Version

I have waited for thy salvation, O LORD.

Holman Bible

I wait for Your salvation, Lord.

International Standard Version

"LORD, I'm waiting for your salvation."

A Conservative Version

I have waited for thy salvation, O LORD.

American Standard Version

I have waited for thy salvation, O Jehovah.


“I wait for Your salvation, O Lord.

Bible in Basic English

I have been waiting for your salvation, O Lord.

Darby Translation

I wait for thy salvation, O Jehovah.

Julia Smith Translation

I waited for thy deliverance, Jehovah.

King James 2000

I have waited for your salvation, O LORD.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I wait for your salvation, O Yahweh.

Modern King James verseion

I have waited for Your salvation, O Jehovah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

After thy saving look I, LORD.

NET Bible

I wait for your deliverance, O Lord.

New Heart English Bible

I have waited for your salvation, LORD.

The Emphasized Bible

For thy salvation, have I waited O Yahweh!


I have waited for thy salvation O LORD.

World English Bible

I have waited for your salvation, Yahweh.

Youngs Literal Translation

For Thy salvation I have waited, Jehovah!


Root Form
Usage: 49

Usage: 78


Context Readings

Jacob Blesses His Twelve Sons

17 “Dan shall be a serpent in the way,
A horned snake in the path,
That bites the horse’s heels,
So that his rider falls backward.
18 For Your salvation I wait, O Lord.
19 As for Gad, raiders shall raid him,
But he will raid at their heels.

Cross References

Psalm 119:166

I hope for Your salvation, O Lord,
And do Your commandments.

Psalm 119:174

I long for Your salvation, O Lord,
And Your law is my delight.

Isaiah 25:9

And it will be said in that day,
“Behold, this is our God for whom we have waited that He might save us.
This is the Lord for whom we have waited;
Let us rejoice and be glad in His salvation.”

Micah 7:7

But as for me, I will watch expectantly for the Lord;
I will wait for the God of my salvation.
My God will hear me.

Psalm 40:1

For the choir director. A Psalm of David.
I waited patiently for the Lord;
And He inclined to me and heard my cry.

Luke 2:25

And there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon; and this man was righteous and devout, looking for the consolation of Israel; and the Holy Spirit was upon him.

Psalm 14:7

Oh, that the salvation of Israel would come out of Zion!
When the Lord restores His captive people,
Jacob will rejoice, Israel will be glad.

Psalm 25:5-6

Lead me in Your truth and teach me,
For You are the God of my salvation;
For You I wait all the day.

Psalm 62:1

For the choir director; according to Jeduthun. A Psalm of David.
My soul waits in silence for God only;
From Him is my salvation.

Psalm 62:5

My soul, wait in silence for God only,
For my hope is from Him.

Psalm 85:7

Show us Your lovingkindness, O Lord,
And grant us Your salvation.

Psalm 119:41

May Your lovingkindnesses also come to me, O Lord,
Your salvation according to Your word;

Psalm 123:2

Behold, as the eyes of servants look to the hand of their master,
As the eyes of a maid to the hand of her mistress,
So our eyes look to the Lord our God,
Until He is gracious to us.

Psalm 130:5

I wait for the Lord, my soul does wait,
And in His word do I hope.

Isaiah 8:17

And I will wait for the Lord who is hiding His face from the house of Jacob; I will even look eagerly for Him.

Isaiah 30:18

Therefore the Lord longs to be gracious to you,
And therefore He waits on high to have compassion on you.
For the Lord is a God of justice;
How blessed are all those who long for Him.

Isaiah 33:2

O Lord, be gracious to us; we have waited for You.
Be their strength every morning,
Our salvation also in the time of distress.

Isaiah 36:8

Now therefore, come make a bargain with my master the king of Assyria, and I will give you two thousand horses, if you are able on your part to set riders on them.

Lamentations 3:25

The Lord is good to those who wait for Him,
To the person who seeks Him.

Matthew 1:21

She will bear a Son; and you shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins.”

Mark 15:43

Joseph of Arimathea came, a prominent member of the Council, who himself was waiting for the kingdom of God; and he gathered up courage and went in before Pilate, and asked for the body of Jesus.

Luke 1:30

The angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary; for you have found favor with God.

Luke 2:30

For my eyes have seen Your salvation,

Luke 23:51

(he had not consented to their plan and action), a man from Arimathea, a city of the Jews, who was waiting for the kingdom of God;

Romans 8:19

For the anxious longing of the creation waits eagerly for the revealing of the sons of God.

Romans 8:25

But if we hope for what we do not see, with perseverance we wait eagerly for it.

Galatians 5:5

For we through the Spirit, by faith, are waiting for the hope of righteousness.

1 Thessalonians 1:10

and to wait for His Son from heaven, whom He raised from the dead, that is Jesus, who rescues us from the wrath to come.

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