Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For the LORD has a day of vengeance, A year of recompense for the cause of Zion.

King James Version

For it is the day of the LORD'S vengeance, and the year of recompences for the controversy of Zion.

Holman Bible

For the Lord has a day of vengeance, a time of paying back [Edom] for its hostility against Zion.

International Standard Version

For the LORD has a day of vengeance, a year of recompense for Zion's cause.

A Conservative Version

For LORD has a day of vengeance, a year of recompense for the cause of Zion.

American Standard Version

For Jehovah hath a day of vengeance, a year of recompense for the cause of Zion.

Amplified

For the Lord has a day of vengeance, a year of recompense, for the cause of Zion.

Bible in Basic English

For it is the day of the Lord's punishment, when he gives payment for the wrongs done to Zion.

Darby Translation

For it is the day of Jehovah's vengeance, the year of recompenses for the controversy of Zion.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For it shall be the day of the LORD's vengeance and the year of recompenses for the controversy of Zion.

Julia Smith Translation

For a day of vengeance to Jehovah, a year of retributions for the contention of Zion.

King James 2000

For it is the day of the LORD's vengeance, and the year of recompense for the controversy of Zion.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For {Yahweh has a day of vengeance}, a year of retribution for the strife of Zion.

Modern King James verseion

For it is the day of Jehovah's vengeance, the year to repay for the fighting against Zion.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Unto thee also, O Zion, shall come the day of the vengeance of God, and the year when thine own judgments shall be recompensed.

NET Bible

For the Lord has planned a day of revenge, a time when he will repay Edom for her hostility toward Zion.

New Heart English Bible

For the LORD has a day of vengeance, a year of recompense for the cause of Zion.

The Emphasized Bible

For a day of avenging, hath Yahweh, - A year of requitals for the quarrel of Zion.

Webster

For it is the day of the LORD'S vengeance, and the year of recompenses for the controversy of Zion.

World English Bible

For Yahweh has a day of vengeance, a year of recompense for the cause of Zion.

Youngs Literal Translation

(For a day of vengeance is to Jehovah, A year of recompences for Zion's strife,)

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For it is the day
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

of the Lord's

Usage: 0

נקם 
Naqam 
Usage: 17

and the year
שׁנה שׁנה 
Shaneh (in pl. only), 
year, not translated, yearly, yearly + , year , live , old ,
Usage: 811

שׁלּם שׁלּוּם 
Shilluwm 
Usage: 3

רב ריב 
Riyb 
Usage: 60

References

American

Hastings

Context Readings

Judgment On The Nations

7 Wild oxen will also fall with them And young bulls with strong ones; Thus their land will be soaked with blood, And their dust become greasy with fat. 8 For the LORD has a day of vengeance, A year of recompense for the cause of Zion. 9 Its streams will be turned into pitch, And its loose earth into brimstone, And its land will become burning pitch.



Cross References

Isaiah 63:4

"For the day of vengeance was in My heart, And My year of redemption has come.

Isaiah 61:2

To proclaim the favorable year of the LORD And the day of vengeance of our God; To comfort all who mourn,

Psalm 94:1

O LORD, God of vengeance, God of vengeance, shine forth!

Isaiah 35:4

Say to those with anxious heart, "Take courage, fear not Behold, your God will come with vengeance; The recompense of God will come, But He will save you."

Deuteronomy 32:35

'Vengeance is Mine, and retribution, In due time their foot will slip; For the day of their calamity is near, And the impending things are hastening upon them.'

Deuteronomy 32:41-43

If I sharpen My flashing sword, And My hand takes hold on justice, I will render vengeance on My adversaries, And I will repay those who hate Me.

Isaiah 26:21

For behold, the LORD is about to come out from His place To punish the inhabitants of the earth for their iniquity; And the earth will reveal her bloodshed And will no longer cover her slain.

Isaiah 49:26

"I will feed your oppressors with their own flesh, And they will become drunk with their own blood as with sweet wine; And all flesh will know that I, the LORD, am your Savior And your Redeemer, the Mighty One of Jacob."

Isaiah 59:17-18

He put on righteousness like a breastplate, And a helmet of salvation on His head; And He put on garments of vengeance for clothing And wrapped Himself with zeal as a mantle.

Jeremiah 46:10

For that day belongs to the Lord GOD of hosts, A day of vengeance, so as to avenge Himself on His foes; And the sword will devour and be satiated And drink its fill of their blood; For there will be a slaughter for the Lord GOD of hosts, In the land of the north by the river Euphrates.

Micah 6:1

Hear now what the LORD is saying, "Arise, plead your case before the mountains, And let the hills hear your voice.

Luke 18:7

now, will not God bring about justice for His elect who cry to Him day and night, and will He delay long over them?

Romans 2:5

But because of your stubbornness and unrepentant heart you are storing up wrath for yourself in the day of wrath and revelation of the righteous judgment of God,

Romans 2:8-9

but to those who are selfishly ambitious and do not obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, wrath and indignation.

2 Thessalonians 1:6-10

For after all it is only just for God to repay with affliction those who afflict you,

Revelation 6:10-11

and they cried out with a loud voice, saying, "How long, O Lord, holy and true, will You refrain from judging and avenging our blood on those who dwell on the earth?"

Revelation 18:20

"Rejoice over her, O heaven, and you saints and apostles and prophets, because God has pronounced judgment for you against her."

Revelation 19:2

BECAUSE HIS JUDGMENTS ARE TRUE AND RIGHTEOUS; for He has judged the great harlot who was corrupting the earth with her immorality, and HE HAS AVENGED THE BLOOD OF HIS BOND-SERVANTS ON HER."

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