Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

My mind recalls your word, "Seek my face," so your face, LORD, I will seek.

New American Standard Bible

When You said, "Seek My face," my heart said to You, "Your face, O LORD, I shall seek."

King James Version

When thou saidst, Seek ye my face; my heart said unto thee, Thy face, LORD, will I seek.

Holman Bible

My heart says this about You,
“You are to seek My face.”
Lord, I will seek Your face.

A Conservative Version

My heart said to thee, I have sought thy face. O LORD, I will seek thy face.

American Standard Version

When thou saidst , Seek ye my face; My heart said unto thee, Thy face, Jehovah, will I seek.

Amplified

You have said, Seek My face [inquire for and require My presence as your vital need]. My heart says to You, Your face (Your presence), Lord, will I seek, inquire for, and require [of necessity and on the authority of Your Word].

Bible in Basic English

When you said, Make search for my face, my heart said to you, For your face will I make my search.

Darby Translation

My heart said for thee, Seek ye my face. Thy face, O Jehovah, will I seek.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

My heart has spoken unto me from thee, Seek my face. Thy face, O LORD, will I seek.

Julia Smith Translation

My heart said to thee, Seek .ye my face; thy face, O Jehovah, I will seek.

King James 2000

When you said, Seek my face; my heart said unto you, your face, LORD, will I seek.

Lexham Expanded Bible

On your behalf my heart says, "Seek my face." Your face, O Yahweh, I do seek.

Modern King James verseion

My heart says to You, Seek my face; Your face, O Jehovah, I will seek;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

My heart hath talked of thee, seek ye my face. Thy face, LORD, will I seek.

NET Bible

My heart tells me to pray to you, and I do pray to you, O Lord.

New Heart English Bible

When you said, "Seek my face," my heart said to you, "I will seek your face, LORD."

The Emphasized Bible

To thee, said my heart - When thou saidst Seek ye my face - Thy face, O Yahweh, will I seek!

Webster

When thou saidst, Seek ye my face; my heart said to thee, Thy face, LORD, will I seek.

World English Bible

When you said, "Seek my face," my heart said to you, "I will seek your face, Yahweh."

Youngs Literal Translation

To Thee said my heart 'They sought my face, Thy face, O Jehovah, I seek.'

References

Easton

Hastings

Context Readings

My Stronghold

7 Hear my voice, LORD, when I cry out! Be gracious to me and answer me. 8 My mind recalls your word, "Seek my face," so your face, LORD, I will seek. 9 Do not hide your face from me; do not turn away in anger from your servant. You have been my help, therefore do not abandon or forsake me, God of my salvation.


Cross References

Psalm 105:4

Seek the LORD and his strength; seek his face continually.

Psalm 24:6

This is the generation that seeks him. Those who seek your face are the true seed of Jacob. Interlude

Psalm 63:1-2

God, you are my God! I will fervently seek you. My soul thirsts for you; my flesh longs for you in a dry, weary, and parched land.

Psalm 119:58

I have sought your favor with all of my heart; be gracious to me according to your promise.

Isaiah 45:19

I didn't speak in secret, from somewhere in a land of darkness; I didn't say to Jacob's descendants, "Seek me in chaos.' I, the LORD, speak truth, declaring what is right.

Isaiah 55:6-7

"Seek the LORD while he may be found, call upon him while he is near.

Jeremiah 29:12-13

When you call out to me and come and pray to me, I'll hear you.

Hosea 5:15

"I will leave and go back to my place until they admit their offense and seek my face. When affliction comes to them, they will eagerly seek me."

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