Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


How long, LORD? wilt thou be angry for ever? shall thy jealousy burn like fire?

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How long

Psalm 13:1
How long, Yahweh? Will you forget me forever? How long will you hide your face from me?
Psalm 74:1
God, why have you rejected us forever? Why does your anger smolder against the sheep of your pasture?
Psalm 80:4
Yahweh God of Armies, How long will you be angry against the prayer of your people?
Psalm 89:46
How long, Yahweh? Will you hide yourself forever? Will your wrath burn like fire?
Revelation 6:10
They cried with a loud voice, saying, "How long, Master, the holy and true, until you judge and avenge our blood on those who dwell on the earth?"


Psalm 85:5
Will you be angry with us forever? Will you draw out your anger to all generations?
Psalm 103:9
He will not always accuse; neither will he stay angry forever.
Isaiah 64:9
Don't be furious, Yahweh, neither remember iniquity forever: see, look, we beg you, we are all your people.
Micah 7:18
Who is a God like you, who pardons iniquity, and passes over the disobedience of the remnant of his heritage? He doesn't retain his anger forever, because he delights in loving kindness.


Deuteronomy 29:20
Yahweh will not pardon him, but then the anger of Yahweh and his jealousy will smoke against that man, and all the curse that is written in this book shall lie on him, and Yahweh will blot out his name from under the sky.
Deuteronomy 32:16
They moved him to jealousy with strange [gods]. They provoked him to anger with abominations.
Ezekiel 36:5
therefore thus says the Lord Yahweh: Surely in the fire of my jealousy have I spoken against the residue of the nations, and against all Edom, that have appointed my land to themselves for a possession with the joy of all their heart, with despite of soul, to cast it out for a prey.
Zephaniah 1:18
Neither their silver nor their gold will be able to deliver them in the day of Yahweh's wrath, but the whole land will be devoured by the fire of his jealousy; for he will make an end, yes, a terrible end, of all those who dwell in the land.
Zephaniah 3:8
"Therefore wait for me," says Yahweh, "until the day that I rise up to the prey, for my determination is to gather the nations, that I may assemble the kingdoms, to pour on them my indignation, even all my fierce anger, for all the earth will be devoured with the fire of my jealousy.

General references

Psalm 74:10
How long, God, shall the adversary reproach? Shall the enemy blaspheme your name forever?
Isaiah 64:12
Will you refrain yourself for these things, Yahweh? Will you hold your peace, and afflict us very severely?