Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

And I will wait for Jehovah, that hideth his face from the house of Jacob, and I will look for him.

New American Standard Bible

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

King James Version

And I will wait upon the LORD, that hideth his face from the house of Jacob, and I will look for him.

Holman Bible

I will wait for the Lord,
who is hiding His face from the house of Jacob.
I will wait for Him.

International Standard Version

I'll wait for the LORD, who is hiding his face from the house of Jacob, and I'll put my trust in him.

A Conservative Version

And I will wait for LORD, who hides his face from the house of Jacob, and I will {be a man who has trusted (LXX/NT)} in him.

Amplified

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

Bible in Basic English

And I will be waiting for the Lord, whose face is veiled from the house of Jacob, and I will be looking for him.

Darby Translation

And I will wait for Jehovah, who hideth his face from the house of Jacob; and I will look for him.

Julia Smith Translation

And I waited for Jehovah in his hiding his face from the house of Jacob, and I trusted to him.

King James 2000

And I will wait upon the LORD, that hides his face from the house of Jacob, and I will hope in him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And I will wait for Yahweh, who hides his face from the house of Jacob, and I will await him.

Modern King James verseion

And I will wait on Jehovah, who hides His face from the house of Jacob; and I will look for Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thus I wait upon the LORD that hath turned his face from the house of Jacob, and I look unto him.

NET Bible

I will wait patiently for the Lord, who has rejected the family of Jacob; I will wait for him.

New Heart English Bible

I will wait for the LORD, who hides his face from the house of Jacob, and I will look for him.

The Emphasized Bible

I will therefore long for Yahweh, Who is hiding his face from the house of Jacob, - And will wait, for him.

Webster

And I will wait upon the LORD, that hideth his face from the house of Jacob, and I will look for him.

World English Bible

I will wait for Yahweh, who hides his face from the house of Jacob, and I will look for him.

Youngs Literal Translation

And I have waited for Jehovah, Who is hiding His face from the house of Jacob, And I have looked for Him.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And I will wait
חכה 
Chakah 
Usage: 14

upon the Lord

Usage: 0

סתר 
Cathar 
Usage: 81

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

from the house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

of Jacob
יעקב 
Ya`aqob 
Usage: 349

and I will look
קוה 
Qavah 
Usage: 49

References

Context Readings

Wait For Yahweh

16 Bind thou up the testimony, seal the law among my disciples. 17 And I will wait for Jehovah, that hideth his face from the house of Jacob, and I will look for him. 18 Behold, I and the children whom Jehovah hath given me are for signs and for wonders in Israel from Jehovah of hosts, who dwelleth in mount Zion.



Cross References

Isaiah 54:8

In overflowing wrath I hid my face from thee for a moment; but with everlasting lovingkindness will I have mercy on thee, saith Jehovah thy Redeemer.

Habakkuk 2:3

For the vision is yet for the appointed time, and it hasteth toward the end, and shall not lie: though it tarry, wait for it; because it will surely come, it will not delay.

Psalm 27:14

Wait for Jehovah: Be strong, and let thy heart take courage; Yea, wait thou for Jehovah.

Psalm 33:20

Our soul hath waited for Jehovah: He is our help and our shield.

Isaiah 25:9

And it shall be said in that day, Lo, this is our God; we have waited for him, and he will save us: this is Jehovah; we have waited for him, we will be glad and rejoice in his salvation.

Genesis 49:18

I have waited for thy salvation, O Jehovah.

Deuteronomy 31:17-18

Then my anger shall be kindled against them in that day, and I will forsake them, and I will hide my face from them, and they shall be devoured, and many evils and troubles shall come upon them; so that they will say in that day, Are not these evils come upon us because our God is not among us?

Deuteronomy 32:20

And he said, I will hide my face from them, I will see what their end shall be: For they are a very perverse generation, Children in whom is no faithfulness.

Psalm 37:34

Wait for Jehovah, and keep his way, And he will exalt thee to inherit the land: When the wicked are cut off, thou shalt see it.

Psalm 39:7

And now, Lord, what wait I for? My hope is in thee.

Psalm 40:1

I waited patiently for Jehovah; And he inclined unto me, and heard my cry.

Psalm 130:5

I wait for Jehovah, my soul doth wait, And in his word do I hope.

Isaiah 1:15

And when ye spread forth your hands, I will hide mine eyes from you; yea, when ye make many prayers, I will not hear: your hands are full of blood.

Isaiah 26:8

Yea, in the way of thy judgments, O Jehovah, have we waited for thee; to thy name, even to thy memorial name , is the desire of our soul.

Isaiah 33:2

O Jehovah, be gracious unto us; we have waited for thee: be thou our arm every morning, our salvation also in the time of trouble.

Isaiah 50:10

Who is among you that feareth Jehovah, that obeyeth the voice of his servant? he that walketh in darkness, and hath no light, let him trust in the name of Jehovah, and rely upon his God.

Isaiah 59:2

but your iniquities have separated between you and your God, and your sins have hid his face from you, so that he will not hear.

Isaiah 64:4

For from of old men have not heard, nor perceived by the ear, neither hath the eye seen a God besides thee, who worketh for him that waiteth for him.

Isaiah 64:7

And there is none that calleth upon thy name, that stirreth up himself to take hold of thee; for thou hast hid thy face from us, and hast consumed us by means of our iniquities.

Lamentations 3:25-26

Jehovah is good unto them that wait for him, to the soul that seeketh him.

Ezekiel 39:23-24

And the nations shall know that the house of Israel went into captivity for their iniquity; because they trespassed against me, and I hid my face from them: so I gave them into the hand of their adversaries, and they fell all of them by the sword.

Hosea 12:6

Therefore turn thou to thy God: keep kindness and justice, and wait for thy God continually.

Micah 3:4

Then shall they cry unto Jehovah, but he will not answer them; yea, he will hide his face from them at that time, according as they have wrought evil in their doings.

Micah 7:7

But as for me, I will look unto Jehovah; I will wait for the God of my salvation: my God will hear me.

Luke 2:38

And coming up at that very hour she gave thanks unto God, and spake of him to all them that were looking for the redemption of Jerusalem.

1 Thessalonians 1:10

and to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead, even Jesus, who delivereth us from the wrath to come.

2 Thessalonians 3:5

And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patience of Christ.

Hebrews 9:28

so Christ also, having been once offered to bear the sins of many, shall appear a second time, apart from sin, to them that wait for him, unto salvation.

Hebrews 10:36-39

For ye have need of patience, that, having done the will of God, ye may receive the promise.

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