Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

For the needy shall not always be forgotten, nor the hope of the poor perish forever.

New American Standard Bible

For the needy will not always be forgotten, Nor the hope of the afflicted perish forever.

King James Version

For the needy shall not alway be forgotten: the expectation of the poor shall not perish for ever.

Holman Bible

For the oppressed will not always be forgotten; the hope of the afflicted will not perish forever.

International Standard Version

For he will not always overlook the plight of the poor, nor will the hope of the afflicted perish forever.

A Conservative Version

For a needy man shall not always be forgotten, nor the expectation of the poor perish forever.

American Standard Version

For the needy shall not alway be forgotten, Nor the expectation of the poor perish for ever.

Amplified

For the needy shall not always be forgotten, and the expectation and hope of the meek and the poor shall not perish forever.

Bible in Basic English

For the poor will not be without help; the hopes of those in need will not be crushed for ever.

Darby Translation

For the needy one shall not be forgotten alway; the hope of the meek shall not perish for ever.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For the humble shall not always be forgotten: the hope of the poor shall not perish for ever.

Julia Smith Translation

For the needy shall not be forgotten forever: the hope of the poor shall not perish forever.

King James 2000

For the needy shall not always be forgotten: the expectation of the poor shall not perish forever.

Lexham Expanded Bible

for [the] needy shall not always be forgotten; the hope of the poor shall never perish.

Modern King James verseion

For the needy shall not always be forgotten; the hope of the poor shall not perish forever.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For the poor shall not always be forgotten; the patient abiding of the meek shall not perish forever.

NET Bible

for the needy are not permanently ignored, the hopes of the oppressed are not forever dashed.

The Emphasized Bible

For, not always, shall the needy, be forgotten, - nor, the hope of the oppressed, perish for ever.

Webster

For the needy shall not always be forgotten: the expectation of the poor shall not perish for ever.

World English Bible

For the needy shall not always be forgotten, nor the hope of the poor perish forever.

Youngs Literal Translation

For not for ever is the needy forgotten, The hope of the humble lost to the age.

References

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

Celebration Of God's Justice

17 The wicked shall be turned back to Sheol, even all the nations that forget God. 18 For the needy shall not always be forgotten, nor the hope of the poor perish forever. 19 Arise, LORD. Do not let man prevail. Let the nations be judged in your sight.


Cross References

Proverbs 23:18

Indeed surely there is a future hope, and your hope will not be cut off.

Psalm 12:5

"Because of the oppression of the weak and because of the groaning of the needy, I will now arise," says the LORD; "I will set him in safety from those who malign him."

Psalm 9:12

For he who avenges blood remembers them. He doesn't forget the cry of the afflicted.

Proverbs 24:14

so you shall know wisdom to be to your soul; if you have found it, then there will be a reward, your hope will not be cut off.

Psalm 71:5

For you are my hope, Lord GOD; my confidence from my youth.

Psalm 72:4

He will judge the poor of the people. He will save the children of the needy, and will break the oppressor in pieces.

Psalm 72:12-14

For he will deliver the needy when he cries; the poor, who has no helper.

Psalm 102:17

He has responded to the prayer of the destitute, and has not despised their prayer.

Psalm 102:20

to hear the groans of the prisoner; to free those who are condemned to death;

Psalm 109:31

For he will stand at the right hand of the needy, to save him from those who judge his soul.

Luke 1:53

He has filled the hungry with good things. He has sent the rich away empty.

Luke 6:20

He lifted up his eyes to his disciples, and said, "Blessed are you who are poor, for yours is the Kingdom of God.

James 2:5

Listen, my beloved brothers. Did not God choose those who are poor in this world to be rich in faith, and heirs of the Kingdom which he promised to those who love him?



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