New International Version
Those who look to him are radiant; their faces are never covered with shame.
King James Bible
They looked unto him, and were lightened: and their faces were not ashamed.
Darby Bible Translation
They looked unto him, and were enlightened, and their faces were not confounded.
World English Bible
They looked to him, and were radiant. Their faces shall never be covered with shame.
Young's Literal Translation
They looked expectingly unto Him, And they became bright, And their faces are not ashamed.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They looked unto him - Instead of הביטו hibbitu, they looked, several of Dr. Kennicott's and De Rossi's MSS. have הביטו habbitu, with the point pathach, "Look ye."
And their faces were not ashamed - Some MSS., and the Complutensian Polyglot, make this clause the beginning of a new verse and as it begins with a vau, ופניהם upheneyhem, "and their faces," they make it supply the place of the verse which appears to be lost; but see what is said in the introduction before the first verse.
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lightened. or, flowed unto him
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'The young lions do lack, and suffer hunger: but they that seek the Lord shall not want any good thing.'--PSALM xxxiv. 10. If we may trust the superscription of this psalm, it was written by David at one of the very darkest days of his wanderings, probably in the Cave of Adullam, where he had gathered around him a band of outlaws, and was living, to all appearance, a life uncommonly like that of a brigand chief, in the hills. One might have pardoned him if, at such a moment, some cloud of doubt or …
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No one who hopes in you will ever be put to shame, but shame will come on those who are treacherous without cause.
For with you is the fountain of life; in your light we see light.
Then you will look and be radiant, your heart will throb and swell with joy; the wealth on the seas will be brought to you, to you the riches of the nations will come.
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