Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

until Jehovah shall look down and behold from Heaven.

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 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 My eye flows out and does not cease, from there being no intermission, 50 until Jehovah shall look down and behold from Heaven. 51 My eye pains my soul because of all the daughters of my city.

Cross References

Isaiah 63:15

Look down from Heaven, and look down from the place of Your holiness and of Your glory; where is Your zeal and Your strength, the multitude of Your tender affections and of Your mercies toward me? Are they withheld?

Lamentations 5:1

Remember, O Jehovah, what has been to us; look down and see our shame.

Psalm 80:14-16

Return, we beg You, O God of Hosts; look down from Heaven, and behold, and visit this vine,

Psalm 102:19-20

For He has looked down from the height of His sanctuary; from Heaven Jehovah beheld the earth;

Isaiah 62:6-7

I have set watchmen on your walls, O Jerusalem, who will not always be silent all the day nor all the night; you who remember Jehovah, do not be silent.

Isaiah 64:1

Oh that You would tear the heavens and come down, that mountains would quake before You,

Lamentations 2:20

Behold, O Jehovah, and consider to whom You have done this. Shall the women eat their fruit, children of tender care? Shall the priest and the prophet be killed in the holy place of the Lord?

Daniel 9:16-19

O Lord, I pray You, according to all Your righteousness let Your anger and Your fury be turned away from Your city Jerusalem, Your holy mountain. Because for our sins, and for the iniquities of our fathers, Jerusalem and Your people have become a curse to all those who are around us.

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