New International Version
Lord, in keeping with all your righteous acts, turn away your anger and your wrath from Jerusalem, your city, your holy hill. Our sins and the iniquities of our ancestors have made Jerusalem and your people an object of scorn to all those around us.
King James Bible
O Lord, according to all thy righteousness, I beseech thee, let thine anger and thy fury be turned away from thy city Jerusalem, thy holy mountain: because for our sins, and for the iniquities of our fathers, Jerusalem and thy people are become a reproach to all that are about us.
Darby Bible Translation
Lord, according to all thy righteousnesses, I beseech thee, let thine anger and thy fury be turned away from thy city Jerusalem, thy holy mountain; for because of our sins, and because of the iniquities of our fathers, Jerusalem and thy people [are become] a reproach to all round about us.
World English Bible
Lord, according to all your righteousness, let your anger and please let your wrath be turned away from your city Jerusalem, your holy mountain; because for our sins, and for the iniquities of our fathers, Jerusalem and your people have become a reproach to all who are around us.
Young's Literal Translation
O Lord, according to all Thy righteous acts, let turn back, I pray Thee, Thine anger and Thy fury from Thy city Jerusalem, Thy holy mount, for by our sins, and by the iniquities of our fathers, Jerusalem and Thy people are for a reproach to all our neighbours;
Daniel 9:16 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The Lord watched upon the evil - In consequence of our manifold rebellions he hath now watched for an opportunity to bring these calamities upon us.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryDaniel: a Pattern for Pleaders
"O Lord, hear; O Lord, forgive; O Lord, hearken and do; defer not, for thine own sake, O my God; for thy city and thy people are called by thy name."--Daniel 9:19. DANIEL was a man in very high position in life. It is true he was not living in his own native land, but, in the providence of God, he had been raised to great eminence under the dominion of the country in which he dwelt. He might, therefore, naturally have forgotten his poor kinsmen; many have done so. Alas! we have known some that have …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 61: 1915
Light through Darkness.
Light through Darkness
Appendix v. Rabbinic Theology and Literature
We are objects of contempt to our neighbors, of scorn and derision to those around us.
Restore us again, God our Savior, and put away your displeasure toward us.
Of the Sons of Korah. A psalm. A song. He has founded his city on the holy mountain.
Therefore the LORD's anger burns against his people; his hand is raised and he strikes them down. The mountains shake, and the dead bodies are like refuse in the streets. Yet for all this, his anger is not turned away, his hand is still upraised.
From the day it was built until now, this city has so aroused my anger and wrath that I must remove it from my sight.
The people of Israel and Judah have provoked me by all the evil they have done--they, their kings and officials, their priests and prophets, the people of Judah and those living in Jerusalem.
"I will make you a ruin and a reproach among the nations around you, in the sight of all who pass by.
Jump to PreviousAnger Beseech City Fathers Fury Holy Iniquities Jerusalem Mountain Please Reproach Righteousness Sins Turned Wrath
Jump to NextAnger Beseech City Fathers Fury Holy Iniquities Jerusalem Mountain Please Reproach Righteousness Sins Turned Wrath
LinksDaniel 9:16 NIV
Daniel 9:16 NLT
Daniel 9:16 ESV
Daniel 9:16 NASB
Daniel 9:16 KJV
Daniel 9:16 Bible Apps
Daniel 9:16 Biblia Paralela
Daniel 9:16 Chinese Bible
Daniel 9:16 French Bible
Daniel 9:16 German Bible
Daniel 9:16 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.