Daniel 9:9
New International Version
The Lord our God is merciful and forgiving, even though we have rebelled against him;

New Living Translation
But the Lord our God is merciful and forgiving, even though we have rebelled against him.

English Standard Version
To the Lord our God belong mercy and forgiveness, for we have rebelled against him

Berean Study Bible
To the Lord our God belong compassion and forgiveness, even though we have rebelled against Him

New American Standard Bible
"To the Lord our God belong compassion and forgiveness, for we have rebelled against Him;

King James Bible
To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgivenesses, though we have rebelled against him;

Christian Standard Bible
Compassion and forgiveness belong to the Lord our God, though we have rebelled against him

Contemporary English Version
LORD God, you are merciful and forgiving, even though we have rebelled against you

Good News Translation
You are merciful and forgiving, although we have rebelled against you.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Compassion and forgiveness belong to the Lord our God, though we have rebelled against Him

International Standard Version
But to the Lord our God belong mercy and forgiveness, though we've rebelled against him

NET Bible
Yet the Lord our God is compassionate and forgiving, even though we have rebelled against him.

New Heart English Bible
To the Lord our God belong compassion and forgiveness, for we have rebelled against him.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"But you, Lord our God, are compassionate and forgiving, although we have rebelled against you.

JPS Tanakh 1917
To the Lord our God belong compassions and forgivenesses; for we have rebelled against Him;

New American Standard 1977
“To the Lord our God belong compassion and forgiveness, for we have rebelled against Him;

Jubilee Bible 2000
Of the Lord our God is the ability to have mercy and to forgive, even though we have rebelled against him

King James 2000 Bible
To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgivenesses, though we have rebelled against him;

American King James Version
To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgivenesses, though we have rebelled against him;

American Standard Version
To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgiveness; for we have rebelled against him;

Brenton Septuagint Translation
To thee, the Lord our God, belong compassions and forgivenesses, whereas we have departed from thee;

Douay-Rheims Bible
But to thee, the Lord our God, mercy and forgiveness, for we have departed from thee:

Darby Bible Translation
With the Lord our God are mercies and pardons, for we have rebelled against him;

English Revised Version
To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgivenesses; for we have rebelled against him;

Webster's Bible Translation
To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgivenesses, though we have rebelled against him;

World English Bible
To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgiveness; for we have rebelled against him;

Young's Literal Translation
To the Lord our God are the mercies and the forgivenesses, for we have rebelled against Him,
Study Bible
Daniel's Prayer for His People
8O LORD, we are covered with shame—our kings, our leaders, and our fathers—because we have sinned against You. 9To the Lord our God belong compassion and forgiveness, even though we have rebelled against Him 10and have not obeyed the voice of the LORD our God to walk in His laws, which He set before us through His servants the prophets.…
Cross References
1 Kings 8:30
Hear the plea of Your servant and of Your people Israel when they pray toward this place. May You hear from heaven, Your dwelling place. May You hear and forgive.

Nehemiah 9:17
They refused to listen and failed to remember the wonders You performed among them. They stiffened their necks and appointed a leader to return them to their bondage. But You are a forgiving God, gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and rich in loving devotion, and You did not forsake them.

Psalm 106:43
Many times He rescued them, but they were bent on rebellion and sank down in their iniquity.

Psalm 130:4
But with You there is forgiveness, that You may be feared.

Jeremiah 14:7
Although our iniquities testify against us, O LORD, act for the sake of Your name. Indeed, our rebellions are many; we have sinned against You.

Daniel 9:5
we have sinned and done wrong. We have acted wickedly and rebelled. We have turned away from Your commandments and ordinances.

Daniel 9:6
We have not listened to Your servants the prophets, who spoke in Your name to our kings, leaders, fathers, and all the people of the land.

Daniel 9:8
O LORD, we are covered with shame--our kings, our leaders, and our fathers--because we have sinned against You.

Treasury of Scripture

To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgivenesses, though we have rebelled against him;

To the Lord.

Daniel 9:7
O Lord, righteousness belongeth unto thee, but unto us confusion of faces, as at this day; to the men of Judah, and to the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and unto all Israel, that are near, and that are far off, through all the countries whither thou hast driven them, because of their trespass that they have trespassed against thee.

Exodus 34:6,7
And the LORD passed by before him, and proclaimed, The LORD, The LORD God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and abundant in goodness and truth, …

Numbers 14:18,19
The LORD is longsuffering, and of great mercy, forgiving iniquity and transgression, and by no means clearing the guilty, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation

though.

Daniel 9:5
We have sinned, and have committed iniquity, and have done wickedly, and have rebelled, even by departing from thy precepts and from thy judgments:

Nehemiah 9:18,19,26-28
Yea, when they had made them a molten calf, and said, This is thy God that brought thee up out of Egypt, and had wrought great provocations; …

Psalm 106:43-45
Many times did he deliver them; but they provoked him with their counsel, and were brought low for their iniquity…







Lexicon
To the Lord
לַֽאדֹנָ֣י (la·ḏō·nāy)
Preposition-l | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 136: The Lord

our God
אֱלֹהֵ֔ינוּ (’ĕ·lō·hê·nū)
Noun - masculine plural construct | first person common plural
Strong's Hebrew 430: gods -- the supreme God, magistrates, a superlative

[belong] compassion
הָרַחֲמִ֖ים (hā·ra·ḥă·mîm)
Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 7356: Compassion, the womb, a maiden

and forgiveness,
וְהַסְּלִח֑וֹת (wə·has·sə·li·ḥō·wṯ)
Conjunctive waw, Article | Noun - feminine plural
Strong's Hebrew 5547: Forgiveness

even though
כִּ֥י (kî)
Conjunction
Strong's Hebrew 3588: A relative conjunction

we have rebelled
מָרַ֖דְנוּ (mā·raḏ·nū)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - first person common plural
Strong's Hebrew 4775: To rebel

against Him
בּֽוֹ׃ (bōw)
Preposition | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew
Verses 9, 10. - To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgivenesses, though we have rebelled against him; neither have we obeyed the voice of the Lord our God, to walk in his laws, which he set before us by his servants the prophets. The Septuagint renders the last clause, "The Law which thou gavest before Moses, and us by thy servants the prophets." There is a change here which has the appearance of marking an interpolation. The prayer ceases, and an explanatory narrative begins. In content it resembles the parallel passage in Bar. 1, but is much briefer, and therefore more likely to be the older. "Forgivenesses" occurs only here and Nehemiah 9:17 in a prayer that otherwise seems borrowed from that before us. 9:4-19 In every prayer we must make confession, not only of the sins we have been guilty of, but of our faith in God, and dependence upon him, our sorrow for sin, and our resolutions against it. It must be our confession, the language of our convictions. Here is Daniel's humble, serious, devout address to God; in which he gives glory to him as a God to be feared, and as a God to be trusted. We should, in prayer, look both at God's greatness and his goodness, his majesty and mercy. Here is a penitent confession of sin, the cause of the troubles the people for so many years groaned under. All who would find mercy must thus confess their sins. Here is a self-abasing acknowledgment of the righteousness of God; and it is evermore the way of true penitents thus to justify God. Afflictions are sent to bring men to turn from their sins, and to understand God's truth. Here is a believing appeal to the mercy of God. It is a comfort that God has been always ready to pardon sin. It is encouraging to recollect that mercies belong to God, as it is convincing and humbling to recollect that righteousness belongs to him. There are abundant mercies in God, not only forgiveness, but forgivenesses. Here are pleaded the reproach God's people was under, and the ruins God's sanctuary was in. Sin is a reproach to any people, especially to God's people. The desolations of the sanctuary are grief to all the saints. Here is an earnest request to God to restore the poor captive Jews to their former enjoyments. O Lord, hearken and do. Not hearken and speak only, but hearken and do; do that for us which none else can do; and defer not. Here are several pleas and arguments to enforce the petitions. Do it for the Lord Christ's sake; Christ is the Lord of all. And for his sake God causes his face to shine upon sinners when they repent, and turn to him. In all our prayers this must be our plea, we must make mention of his righteousness, even of his only. The humble, fervent, believing earnestness of this prayer should ever be followed by us.
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