Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

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

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.

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 retribution 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.

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 The wild oxen will be struck down with them,
and young bulls with the mighty bulls.
Their land will be soaked with blood,
and their soil will be saturated with fat.
8 For the Lord has a day of vengeance,
a time of paying back Edom
for its hostility against Zion.
9 Edom’s streams will be turned into pitch,
her soil into sulfur;
her land will become burning pitch.



Cross References

Isaiah 63:4

For I planned the day of vengeance,
and the year of My redemption came.

Isaiah 61:2

to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor,
and the day of our God’s vengeance;
to comfort all who mourn,

Psalm 94:1

Lord, God of vengeance—
God of vengeance, appear.

Isaiah 35:4

Say to the cowardly:
“Be strong; do not fear!
Here is your God; vengeance is coming.
God’s retribution is coming; He will save you.”

Deuteronomy 32:35

Vengeance belongs to Me; I will repay.
In time their foot will slip,
for their day of disaster is near,
and their doom is coming quickly.”

Deuteronomy 32:41-43

when I sharpen My flashing sword,
and My hand takes hold of judgment,
I will take vengeance on My adversaries
and repay those who hate Me.

Isaiah 26:21

For look, the Lord is coming from His place
to punish the inhabitants of the earth for their iniquity.
The earth will reveal the blood shed on it
and will no longer conceal her slain.

Isaiah 49:26

I will make your oppressors eat their own flesh,
and they will be drunk with their own blood
as with sweet wine.
Then all flesh will know
that I, Yahweh, 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;
He put on garments of vengeance for clothing,
and He wrapped Himself in zeal as in a cloak.

Jeremiah 46:10

That day belongs to the Lord, the God of Hosts,
a day of vengeance to avenge Himself
against His adversaries.
The sword will devour and be satisfied;
it will drink its fill of their blood,
because it will be a sacrifice to the Lord, the God of Hosts,
in the northern land by the Euphrates River.

Micah 6:1

Now listen to what the Lord is saying:

Rise, plead your case before the mountains,
and let the hills hear your voice.

Luke 18:7

Will not God grant justice to His elect who cry out to Him day and night? Will He delay to help them?

Romans 2:5

But because of your hardness and unrepentant heart you are storing up wrath for yourself in the day of wrath, when God’s righteous judgment is revealed.

Romans 2:8-9

but wrath and indignation to those who are self-seeking and disobey the truth but are obeying unrighteousness;

2 Thessalonians 1:6-10

since it is righteous for God to repay with affliction those who afflict you

Revelation 6:10-11

They cried out with a loud voice: “Lord, the One who is holy and true, how long until You judge and avenge our blood from those who live on the earth?”

Revelation 18:20

Rejoice over her, heaven,
and you saints, apostles, and prophets,
because God has executed your judgment on her!

Revelation 19:2

because His judgments are true and righteous,
because He has judged the notorious prostitute
who corrupted the earth with her sexual immorality;
and He has avenged the blood of His slaves
that was on her hands.

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