Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

Until Yahweh out of the heavens shall look forth, and see,

New American Standard Bible

Until the LORD looks down And sees from heaven.

King James Version

Till the LORD look down, and behold from heaven.

Holman Bible

until the Lord looks down
from heaven and sees.

International Standard Version

until the LORD bends down to see from heaven.

A Conservative Version

till LORD looks down, and beholds from heaven.

American Standard Version

Till Jehovah look down, and behold from heaven.


Until the Lord looks down and sees from heaven.

Bible in Basic English

Till the Lord's eye is turned on me, till he sees my trouble from heaven.

Darby Translation

till Jehovah look down and behold from the heavens.

Julia Smith Translation

Till Jehovah shall look forth and see from the heavens.

King James 2000

Till the LORD looks down, and beholds from heaven.

Lexham Expanded Bible

until Yahweh looks down and sees from heaven.

Modern King James verseion

until Jehovah shall look down and behold from Heaven.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

O LORD, when will thou look down from heaven, and consider?

NET Bible

until the Lord looks down from heaven and sees what has happened.

New Heart English Bible

until the LORD looks down and sees from heaven.


Till the LORD shall look down, and behold from heaven.

World English Bible

Until Yahweh look down, and see from heaven.

Youngs Literal Translation

Till Jehovah looketh and seeth from the heavens,


Root Form
Till the Lord

Usage: 0

Usage: 22

and behold
Usage: 1308


Context Readings

Israel's Affliction

49 Mine eye, poureth itself out and ceaseth not, without relief; 50 Until Yahweh out of the heavens shall look forth, and see, 51 Mine eye dealeth severely with my soul, because of all the daughters of my city.

Cross References

Isaiah 63:15

Look thou down, out of the heavens and see, Out of the high abode of thy holiness and of thy majesty, - Where are thy jealousy, and thy mighty deeds? The resounding of thy yearning affection, and thy compassions towards me, are they restrained?

Lamentations 5:1

Remember, O Yahweh, what hath befallen us, Look around, and see our reproach:

Psalm 80:14-16

O God of hosts, return, we pray thee, - Look down out of the heavens, and see, And inspect this vine:

Psalm 102:19-20

That he looked down, out of his holy height, Yahweh, from the heavens unto the earth, directed his gaze; -

Isaiah 62:6-7

Upon thy walls O Jerusalem, have I appointed watchmen, All the day and all the night through, let them not hold their peace, - O ye that put Yahweh in mind, Do not take rest to yourselves,

Isaiah 64:1

Would that thou hadst rent the heavens, hadst come down,

Lamentations 2:20

See, O Yahweh, and do consider, to whom thou hast acted thus severely, - Will women, devour, their own fruit - the children they have dandled? Shall priest and prophet, be slain in the sanctuary of My Lord?

Daniel 9:16-19

O Lord! according to all thy righteousness, I beseech thee, let thine anger and thine indignation turn away from thy city Jerusalem, thy holy mountain, - for, by reason of our sins, and by reason of the iniquities of our fathers, Jerusalem and thy people, have become a reproach, to all who are round about us.

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