Therefore Yahweh will wait, that he may be gracious to you; and therefore he will be exalted, that he may have mercy on you, for Yahweh is a God of justice. Blessed are all those who wait for him.
The Lord is not slow concerning his promise, as some count slowness; but is patient with us, not wishing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.
He who heeds the Word finds prosperity. Whoever trusts in Yahweh is blessed.
It shall be said in that day, "Behold, this is our God! We have waited for him, and he will save us! This is Yahweh! We have waited for him. We will be glad and rejoice in his salvation!"
Yahweh is exalted, for he dwells on high. He has filled Zion with justice and righteousness.
Regard the patience of our Lord as salvation; even as our beloved brother Paul also, according to the wisdom given to him, wrote to you;
Give sincere homage to the Son, lest he be angry, and you perish in the way, for his wrath will soon be kindled. Blessed are all those who take refuge in him. A Psalm by David, when he fled from Absalom his son.
Oh taste and see that Yahweh is good. Blessed is the man who takes refuge in him.
but Yahweh of Armies is exalted in justice, and God the Holy One is sanctified in righteousness.
I will wait for Yahweh, who hides his face from the house of Jacob, and I will look for him.
Yahweh passed by before him, and proclaimed, "Yahweh! Yahweh, a merciful and gracious God, slow to anger, and abundant in loving kindness and truth,
The Rock, his work is perfect, for all his ways are justice: a God of faithfulness and without iniquity, just and right is he.
"Talk no more so exceeding proudly. Don't let arrogance come out of your mouth, For Yahweh is a God of knowledge. By him actions are weighed.
How much less when you say you don't see him. The cause is before him, and you wait for him!
Wait for Yahweh. Be strong, and let your heart take courage. Yes, wait for Yahweh. By David.
Blessed be Yahweh, because he has heard the voice of my petitions.
I waited patiently for Yahweh. He turned to me, and heard my cry.
"Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations. I will be exalted in the earth."
My soul rests in God alone. My salvation is from him.
My soul, wait in silence for God alone, for my expectation is from him.
Valiant men lie plundered, they have slept their last sleep. None of the men of war can lift their hands.
Yahweh of Armies, blessed is the man who trusts in you. For the Chief Musician. A Psalm by the sons of Korah.
The King's strength also loves justice. You do establish equity. You execute justice and righteousness in Jacob.
For Yahweh said to me, "I will be still, and I will see in my dwelling place, like clear heat in sunshine, like a cloud of dew in the heat of harvest."
The way of the just is uprightness. You who are upright make the path of the righteous level.
"Now I will arise," says Yahweh; "Now I will lift myself up. Now I will be exalted.
But those who wait for Yahweh will renew their strength. They will mount up with wings like eagles. They will run, and not be weary. They will walk, and not faint.
"Behold, my servant, whom I uphold; my chosen, in whom my soul delights -- I have put my Spirit on him. He will bring justice to the nations.
"I have been silent a long time. I have been quiet and restrained myself. Now I will cry out like a travailing woman. I will both gasp and pant.
For the iniquity of his covetousness was I angry, and struck him; I hid [my face] and was angry; and he went on backsliding in the way of his heart.
Yahweh, correct me, but in measure: not in your anger, lest you bring me to nothing.
I have surely heard Ephraim bemoaning himself [thus], You have chastised me, and I was chastised, as a calf unaccustomed [to the yoke]: turn me, and I shall be turned; for you are Yahweh my God.
Yahweh is good to those who wait for him, to the soul that seeks him.
"Therefore, behold, I will allure her, and bring her into the wilderness, and speak tenderly to her.
I will go and return to my place, until they acknowledge their offense, and seek my face. In their affliction they will seek me earnestly."
"How can I give you up, Ephraim? How can I hand you over, Israel? How can I make you like Admah? How can I make you like Zeboiim? My heart is turned within me, my compassion is aroused.
Jonah began to enter into the city a day's journey, and he cried out, and said, "In forty days, Nineveh will be overthrown!"
But as for me, I will look to Yahweh. I will wait for the God of my salvation. My God will hear me.
Who is a God like you, who pardons iniquity, and passes over the disobedience of the remnant of his heritage? He doesn't retain his anger forever, because he delights in loving kindness.
You have wearied Yahweh with your words. Yet you say, 'How have we wearied him?' In that you say, 'Everyone who does evil is good in the sight of Yahweh, and he delights in them;' or 'Where is the God of justice?'
Behold, a Canaanite woman came out from those borders, and cried, saying, "Have mercy on me, Lord, you son of David! My daughter is severely demonized!"
Behold, there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon. This man was righteous and devout, looking for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was on him.
"He arose, and came to his father. But while he was still far off, his father saw him, and was moved with compassion, and ran, and fell on his neck, and kissed him.
Didn't the Christ have to suffer these things and to enter into his glory?"
Being therefore exalted by the right hand of God, and having received from the Father the promise of the Holy Spirit, he has poured out this, which you now see and hear.
God exalted him with his right hand to be a Prince and a Savior, to give repentance to Israel, and remission of sins.
We know that the judgment of God is according to truth against those who practice such things.
The law came in besides, that the trespass might abound; but where sin abounded, grace abounded more exceedingly;
But if we hope for that which we don't see, we wait for it with patience.
What if God, willing to show his wrath, and to make his power known, endured with much patience vessels of wrath made for destruction,
to the praise of the glory of his grace, by which he freely bestowed favor on us in the Beloved,
which he worked in Christ, when he raised him from the dead, and made him to sit at his right hand in the heavenly places,
Behold, we call them blessed who endured. You have heard of the patience of Job, and have seen the Lord in the outcome, and how the Lord is full of compassion and mercy.
For he said to Moses, "I will have mercy on whom I have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I have compassion."