Parallel Verses

Amplified

How long, O Lord? Will You hide Yourself forever? How long shall Your wrath burn like fire?

New American Standard Bible

How long, O LORD? Will You hide Yourself forever? Will Your wrath burn like fire?

King James Version

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

Holman Bible

How long, Lord? Will You hide Yourself forever?
Will Your anger keep burning like fire?

International Standard Version

How long, LORD, will you hide yourself? Forever? Will your anger continuously burn like fire?

A Conservative Version

How long, O LORD? Will thou hide thyself forever? Shall thy wrath burn like fire?

American Standard Version

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

Bible in Basic English

How long, O Lord, will you Keep yourself for ever from our eyes? how long will your wrath be burning like fire?

Darby Translation

How long, Jehovah, wilt thou hide thyself for ever? shall thy fury burn like fire?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

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

Julia Smith Translation

How long, O Jehovah, wilt thou hide thyself forever? Shall thy wrath burn as fire?

King James 2000

How long, LORD? will you hide yourself forever? shall your anger burn like fire?

Lexham Expanded Bible

How long, O Yahweh? Will you hide yourself forever? Will your wrath burn like fire [forever]?

Modern King James verseion

How long, Jehovah? Will You hide Yourself forever? Shall Your wrath burn like fire?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

LORD, how long wilt thou hide thyself? Forever? And shall thy wrath burn like fire?

NET Bible

How long, O Lord, will this last? Will you remain hidden forever? Will your anger continue to burn like fire?

New Heart English Bible

How long, LORD? Will you hide yourself forever? Will your wrath burn like fire?

The Emphasized Bible

How long, O Yahweh, Wilt thou hide thyself utterly? Shall thine indignation, burn like fire?

Webster

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

World English Bible

How long, Yahweh? Will you hide yourself forever? Will your wrath burn like fire?

Youngs Literal Translation

Till when, O Jehovah, art Thou hidden? For ever doth Thy fury burn as fire?

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Perplexity About God's Promises

45 The days of his youth have You shortened; You have covered him with shame. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]! 46 How long, O Lord? Will You hide Yourself forever? How long shall Your wrath burn like fire? 47 O [earnestly] remember how short my time is and what a mere fleeting life mine is. For what emptiness, falsity, futility, and frailty You have created all men!


Cross References

Psalm 79:5

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

Psalm 78:63

The fire [of war] devoured their young men, and their bereaved virgins were not praised in a wedding song.

Job 23:9

On the left hand [and to the north] where He works [I seek Him], but I cannot behold Him; He turns Himself to the right hand [and to the south], but I cannot see Him.

Psalm 10:1

Why do You stand afar off, O Lord? Why do You hide Yourself, [veiling Your eyes] in times of trouble (distress and desperation)?

Psalm 13:1-2

How long will You forget me, O Lord? Forever? How long will You hide Your face from me?

Psalm 85:5

Will You be angry with us forever? Will You prolong Your anger [and disfavor] and spread it out to all generations?

Psalm 88:14

Lord, why do You cast me off? Why do You hide Your face from me?

Psalm 90:13

Turn, O Lord [from Your fierce anger]! How long -- "? Revoke Your sentence and be compassionate and at ease toward Your servants.

Isaiah 8:17

And I will wait for the Lord, Who is hiding His face from the house of Jacob; and I will look for and hope in Him.

Isaiah 45:15

Truly You are a God Who hides Himself, O God of Israel, the Savior.

Jeremiah 4:4

Circumcise yourselves to the Lord and take away the foreskins of your hearts, you men of Judah and inhabitants of Jerusalem, lest My wrath go forth like fire [consuming all that gets in its way] and burn so that no one can quench it because of the evil of your doings.

Jeremiah 21:12

O house of David, thus says the Lord: Execute justice in the morning, and deliver from the hand of the oppressor him who has been robbed, lest My wrath go forth like fire and burn so that none can quench it -- "because of the evil of your doings.

Hosea 5:15

I will return to My place [on high] until they acknowledge their offense and feel their guilt and seek My face; in their affliction and distress they will seek, inquire for, and require Me earnestly, saying,

2 Thessalonians 1:8

To deal out retribution (chastisement and vengeance) upon those who do not know or perceive or become acquainted with God, and [upon those] who ignore and refuse to obey the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Hebrews 12:29

For our God [is indeed] a consuming fire.

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