Parallel Verses

Amplified

Has God [deliberately] abandoned or forgotten His graciousness? Has He in anger shut up His compassion? Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

New American Standard Bible

Has God forgotten to be gracious, Or has He in anger withdrawn His compassion? Selah.

King James Version

Hath God forgotten to be gracious? hath he in anger shut up his tender mercies? Selah.

Holman Bible

Has God forgotten to be gracious?
Has He in anger withheld His compassion?”Selah

International Standard Version

Has God forgotten to be gracious? Has he in anger withheld his compassion? Interlude

A Conservative Version

Has God forgotten to be gracious? Has he in anger shut up his tender mercies? Selah.

American Standard Version

Hath God forgotten to be gracious? Hath he in anger shut up his tender mercies? Selah

Bible in Basic English

Has God put away the memory of his pity? are his mercies shut up by his wrath? (Selah.)

Darby Translation

Hath God forgotten to be gracious? or hath he in anger shut up his tender mercies? Selah.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Has God forgotten to have mercy? has he in anger shut up his tender mercies? Selah.

Julia Smith Translation

Did God forget to compassionate? or in anger did he gather his compassion? Silence.

King James 2000

Has God forgotten to be gracious? has he in anger shut up his tender mercies? Selah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Has God forgotten to have compassion? Or has he closed off his mercies in anger? Selah

Modern King James verseion

Has God forgotten to be gracious? Has He in anger shut up His tender mercies? Selah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Hath God forgotten to be gracious? Or, hath he shut up his loving-kindness in displeasure? Selah.

NET Bible

Has God forgotten to be merciful? Has his anger stifled his compassion?"

New Heart English Bible

Has God forgotten to be gracious? Has he, in anger, withheld his compassion?" Selah.

The Emphasized Bible

Hath GOD, forgotten to show favour? Or hath he shut up, in anger, his compassions? Selah.

Webster

Hath God forgotten to be gracious? hath he in anger shut up his tender mercies? Selah.

World English Bible

Has God forgotten to be gracious? Has he, in anger, withheld his compassion?" Selah.

Youngs Literal Translation

Hath God forgotten His favours? Hath He shut up in anger His mercies? Selah.

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Psalm 77:9

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Confidence In A Time Of Crisis

8 Have His mercy and loving-kindness ceased forever? Have His promises ended for all time? 9 Has God [deliberately] abandoned or forgotten His graciousness? Has He in anger shut up His compassion? Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]! 10 And I say, This [apparent desertion of Israel by God] is my appointed lot and trial, but I will recall the years of the right hand of the Most High [in loving-kindness extended toward us], for this is my grief, that the right hand of the Most High changes.


Cross References

Psalm 25:6

Remember, O Lord, Your tender mercy and loving-kindness; for they have been ever from of old.

Psalm 40:11

Withhold not Your tender mercy from me, O Lord; let Your loving-kindness and Your truth continually preserve me!

Psalm 51:1

Have mercy upon me, O God, according to Your steadfast love; according to the multitude of Your tender mercy and loving-kindness blot out my transgressions.

Isaiah 40:27

Why, O Jacob, do you say, and declare, O Israel, My way and my lot are hidden from the Lord, and my right is passed over without regard from my God?

Isaiah 49:14-15

But Zion [Jerusalem, her people as seen in captivity] said, The Lord has forsaken me, and my Lord has forgotten me.

Isaiah 63:15

Look down from heaven and see from the dwelling place of Your holiness and Your glory. Where are Your zeal and Your jealousy and Your mighty acts [which you formerly did for Your people]? Your yearning pity and the [multitude of] compassions of Your heart are restrained and withheld from me.

Luke 13:25-28

When once the Master of the house gets up and closes the door, and you begin to stand outside and to knock at the door [again and again], saying, Lord, open to us! He will answer you, I do not know where [ what household -- "certainly not Mine] you come from.

Romans 11:32

For God has consigned (penned up) all men to disobedience, only that He may have mercy on them all [alike].

1 John 3:17

But if anyone has this world's goods (resources for sustaining life) and sees his brother and fellow believer in need, yet closes his heart of compassion against him, how can the love of God live and remain in him?

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