English Standard Version
Now therefore, O our God, listen to the prayer of your servant and to his pleas for mercy, and for your own sake, O Lord, make your face to shine upon your sanctuary, which is desolate.
King James Bible
Now therefore, O our God, hear the prayer of thy servant, and his supplications, and cause thy face to shine upon thy sanctuary that is desolate, for the Lord's sake.
Darby Bible Translation
And now, our God, hearken to the prayer of thy servant, and to his supplications, and cause thy face to shine upon thy sanctuary that is desolate, for the Lord's sake.
World English Bible
Now therefore, our God, listen to the prayer of your servant, and to his petitions, and cause your face to shine on your sanctuary that is desolate, for the Lord's sake.
Young's Literal Translation
and now, hearken, O our God, unto the prayer of Thy servant, and unto his supplication, and cause Thy face to shine on Thy sanctuary that is desolate, for the Lord's sake.
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CommentaryKeil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament
In this verse the prayer is repeated in more earnest words. With פּניך האר (cause Thy face to shine) compare Psalm 80:4 and Numbers 6:25. אדני למען, because Thou art Lord, is stronger than למענך. As the Lord κατ ̓ἐχοχήν, God cannot let the desolation of His sanctuary continue without doing injury to His honour; cf. Isaiah 48:11.
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The LORD bless you and keep you;
let your ear be attentive and your eyes open, to hear the prayer of your servant that I now pray before you day and night for the people of Israel your servants, confessing the sins of the people of Israel, which we have sinned against you. Even I and my father's house have sinned.
Restore us, O God; let your face shine, that we may be saved!
Restore us, O God of hosts; let your face shine, that we may be saved!
For my own sake, for my own sake, I do it, for how should my name be profaned? My glory I will not give to another.
for Mount Zion which lies desolate; jackals prowl over it.
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