Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Good, and he shall wait and stand still for the salvation of Jehovah.

New American Standard Bible

It is good that he waits silently For the salvation of the LORD.

King James Version

It is good that a man should both hope and quietly wait for the salvation of the LORD.

Holman Bible

It is good to wait quietly
for deliverance from the Lord.

International Standard Version

It is good to hope and wait patiently for the LORD's salvation.

A Conservative Version

It is good that a man should hope and quietly wait for the salvation of LORD.

American Standard Version

It is good that a man should hope and quietly wait for the salvation of Jehovah.

Amplified

It is good that one should hope in and wait quietly for the salvation (the safety and ease) of the Lord.

Bible in Basic English

It is good to go on hoping and quietly waiting for the salvation of the Lord.

Darby Translation

It is good that one should both wait, and that in silence, for the salvation of Jehovah.

King James 2000

It is good that a man should both hope and quietly wait for the salvation of the LORD.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[It is] good to wait in silence for the salvation of Yahweh.

Modern King James verseion

It is good that one should hope for the salvation of Jehovah, even in silence.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

O how good is it, with stillness, to wait and tarry for the health of the LORD?

NET Bible

It is good to wait patiently for deliverance from the Lord.

New Heart English Bible

It is good that a man should hope and quietly wait for the salvation of the LORD.

The Emphasized Bible

Good it is - both to wait and to be silent, for the deliverance of Yahweh;

Webster

It is good that a man should both hope and quietly wait for the salvation of the LORD.

World English Bible

It is good that a man should hope and quietly wait for the salvation of Yahweh.

Youngs Literal Translation

Good! when one doth stay and stand still For the salvation of Jehovah.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יחיל 
Yachiyl 
Usage: 1

דּוּמם 
Duwmam 
Usage: 3

תּשׁעה תּשׁוּעה 
T@shuw`ah 
Usage: 34

Devotionals

Devotionals about Lamentations 3:26

Devotionals containing Lamentations 3:26

References

Images Lamentations 3:26

Prayers for Lamentations 3:26

Context Readings

Israel's Affliction

25 Good Jehovah to those waiting for him, to the soul that will seek him. 26 Good, and he shall wait and stand still for the salvation of Jehovah. 27 Good for a man that he shall lift up the yoke in his youth.



Cross References

Psalm 37:7

Be silent to Jehovah and wait for him: thou shalt not be angry at him prospering his way, at the man doing wickednesses.

Psalm 130:5

I waited for Jehovah, my soul waited, and I hoped for his word

Genesis 49:18

I waited for thy deliverance, Jehovah.

Exodus 14:13

And Moses will say to the people, Ye shall not fear; stand ye and see the deliverance of Jehovah, which he will do to you this day: for the Egyptians whom ye saw this day, ye shall not add to see them more forever.

2 Chronicles 20:17

Not to you to war in this: set yourselves, stand ye, and see the salvation of Jehovah with you, O Judah and Jerusalem. Ye shall not fear, and ye shall not be terrified; to-morrow go ye forth before them, and Jehovah with you.

Psalm 37:34

Wait for Jehovah and watch his way, and be will exalt thee to inherit the earth: in the cutting off the unjust thou shalt see.

Psalm 52:9

Omitted

Psalm 54:6

In willingness I will sacrifice to thee: I will praise thy name, Jehovah, for it is good.

Psalm 73:28

And I drawing near to God, it is good for me: I put in the Lord Jehovah my refuge, to recount all thy works.

Psalm 92:1

Chanting a song to the day of Sabbath. It is good to confess to Jehovah, to play on the harp to thy name, O Most High.

Psalm 119:166

I hoped for thy salvation, O Jehovah, and I did thy commands.

Psalm 119:174

I longed for thy salvation, O Jehovah, and thy law is my delight

Isaiah 30:7

And the Egyptians shall help in vain, and to no purpose; therefore I called to this their violence ceased.

Isaiah 30:15

For thus said Jehovah, the Holy One of Israel, In turning back and in rest shall ye be saved; in quiet and in trust shall be your strength, and ye would not.

Galatians 4:18

And good to be zealous always in good, and not only in my being present with you.

Hebrews 3:14

For we have been partakers of Christ, if we hold the beginning of our foundation firm to the end;

Hebrews 10:35

Throw not away therefore your freedom of speech, which has great payment of reward.

1 Peter 1:13

Wherefore having girded up the loins of your mind, living abstemiously, hope perfectly upon the grace brought to you in the revelation of Jesus Christ;

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