Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Till Jehovah shall look forth and see from the heavens.

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.

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.

The Emphasized Bible

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


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 flowed and it will not be silent, from no intermission, 50 Till Jehovah shall look forth and see from the heavens. 51 Mine eye will glean for my soul for all the daughters of my city.

Cross References

Isaiah 63:15

Look from the heavens, and see from thy holy dwelling and thy glory: where thy zeal and thy strength? the multitude of thy bowels and thy compassions to me restrained themselves.

Lamentations 5:1

Remember, O Jehovah, what was to us: look and see our reproach.

Psalm 80:14-16

O God of armies, turn back now: look from the heavens and see, and review this vine;

Psalm 102:19-20

For be looked forth from the height of his holy place; from the heavens Jehovah looked upon the earth;

Isaiah 62:6-7

I appointed those watching over thy walls, O Jerusalem: all the day and all the night continually they shall not be silent: ye remembering Jehovah, no stillness to you.

Isaiah 64:1

Would that thou didst rend the heavens; thou camest down; the mountains flowed from before thee.

Lamentations 2:20

See, O Jehovah, and look to whom thou didst accomplish this Shall the women eat their fruit, the children borne upon the hands? shall the priest and the prophet be slain in the holy place of Jehovah?

Daniel 9:16-19

O Jehovah, according to all thy justice, now shall thine anger be turned back, and thy wrath from thy city Jerusalem, thy holy mountain: for our sins and for the iniquities of our fathers, Jerusalem and thy people for a reproach to all those round about us.

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