Parallel Verses

King James Version

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

New American Standard Bible

How long, O Lord? Will You be angry forever?
Will Your jealousy burn like fire?

Holman Bible

How long, Yahweh? Will You be angry forever?
Will Your jealousy keep burning like fire?

International Standard Version

How long, LORD, will you be angry? Forever? Will your jealousy burn like fire?

A Conservative Version

How long, O LORD? will thou be angry forever? Shall thy jealousy burn like fire?

American Standard Version

How long, O Jehovah? wilt thou be angry for ever? Shall thy jealousy burn like fire?

Amplified


How long, O Lord? Will You be angry forever?
Will Your jealousy [which cannot endure a divided allegiance] burn like fire?

Darby Translation

How long, O Jehovah? wilt thou be angry for ever? Shall thy jealousy burn like fire?

Julia Smith Translation

How long, O Jehovah? wilt thou be angry forever? shall thy jealousy burn as fire?

King James 2000

How long, LORD? will you be angry forever? shall your jealousy burn like fire?

Lexham Expanded Bible

How long, O Yahweh? Will you be angry forever? Will your jealousy burn like fire?

Modern King James verseion

How long, O Jehovah? Will You be angry forever? Shall Your jealousy burn like fire?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

LORD, how long wilt thou be angry? Shall thy jealousy burn like fire forever?

NET Bible

How long will this go on, O Lord? Will you stay angry forever? How long will your rage burn like fire?

New Heart English Bible

How long, LORD? Will you be angry forever? Will your jealousy burn like fire?

The Emphasized Bible

How long, O Yahweh, wilt thou be angry utterly? Shall thy jealousy, burn like fire?

Webster

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

World English Bible

How long, Yahweh? Will you be angry forever? Will your jealousy burn like fire?

Youngs Literal Translation

Till when, O Jehovah? art Thou angry for ever? Thy jealousy doth burn as fire.

References

Context Readings

Faith Amid Confusion

4 We are become a reproach to our neighbours, a scorn and derision to them that are round about us. 5 How long, LORD? wilt thou be angry for ever? shall thy jealousy burn like fire? 6 Pour out thy wrath upon the heathen that have not known thee, and upon the kingdoms that have not called upon thy name.


Cross References

Psalm 89:46

How long, LORD? wilt thou hide thyself for ever? shall thy wrath burn like fire?

Psalm 74:1

{Maschil of Asaph.} O God, why hast thou cast us off for ever? why doth thine anger smoke against the sheep of thy pasture?

Psalm 85:5

Wilt thou be angry with us for ever? wilt thou draw out thine anger to all generations?

Deuteronomy 29:20

The LORD will not spare him, but then the anger of the LORD and his jealousy shall smoke against that man, and all the curses that are written in this book shall lie upon him, and the LORD shall blot out his name from under heaven.

Zephaniah 3:8

Therefore wait ye upon me, saith the LORD, 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 upon them mine indignation, even all my fierce anger: for all the earth shall be devoured with the fire of my jealousy.

Psalm 74:9-10

We see not our signs: there is no more any prophet: neither is there among us any that knoweth how long.

Psalm 80:4

O LORD God of hosts, how long wilt thou be angry against the prayer of thy people?

Ezekiel 36:5

Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; Surely in the fire of my jealousy have I spoken against the residue of the heathen, and against all Idumea, which have appointed my land into their possession with the joy of all their heart, with despiteful minds, to cast it out for a prey.

Deuteronomy 32:16

They provoked him to jealousy with strange gods, with abominations provoked they him to anger.

Deuteronomy 32:22

For a fire is kindled in mine anger, and shall burn unto the lowest hell, and shall consume the earth with her increase, and set on fire the foundations of the mountains.

Psalm 13:1-2

{To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.} How long wilt thou forget me, O LORD? for ever? how long wilt thou hide thy face from me?

Psalm 103:9

He will not always chide: neither will he keep his anger for ever.

Isaiah 64:9

Be not wroth very sore, O LORD, neither remember iniquity for ever: behold, see, we beseech thee, we are all thy people.

Micah 7:18

Who is a God like unto thee, that pardoneth iniquity, and passeth by the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? he retaineth not his anger for ever, because he delighteth in mercy.

Zephaniah 1:18

Neither their silver nor their gold shall be able to deliver them in the day of the LORD'S wrath; but the whole land shall be devoured by the fire of his jealousy: for he shall make even a speedy riddance of all them that dwell in the land.

Revelation 6:10

And they cried with a loud voice, saying, How long, O Lord, holy and true, dost thou not judge and avenge our blood on them that dwell on the earth?

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