New International Version
But God will never forget the needy; the hope of the afflicted will never perish.
King James Bible
For the needy shall not alway be forgotten: the expectation of the poor shall not perish for ever.
Darby Bible Translation
For the needy one shall not be forgotten alway; the hope of the meek shall not perish for ever.
World English Bible
For the needy shall not always be forgotten, nor the hope of the poor perish forever.
Young's Literal Translation
For not for ever is the needy forgotten, The hope of the humble lost to the age.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The needy shall not alway be forgotten - The needy, and the poor, whose expectation is from the Lord, are never forgotten, though sometimes their deliverance is delayed for the greater confusion of their enemies, the greater manifestation of God's mercy, and the greater benefit to themselves.
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Now, this morning, in addressing you, I shall divide my text into three parts. First, I shall note a certain fiery dart of Satan; secondly, I shall point out to you heaven's divine buckler, as hinted at in the text--"Thou, Lord, hast not forsaken them that seek thee;" and then, in the third place, I shall notice man's precious privilege of seeking God, and so of arming himself against Satan. I. First, then, I am to dwell for a little time upon A CERTAIN FIERY DART OF SATAN WHICH IS CONSTANTLY SHOT …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 6: 1860
A Few Sighs from Hell;
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The Care of the Soul Urged as the one Thing Needful
For he who avenges blood remembers; he does not ignore the cries of the afflicted.
You, LORD, hear the desire of the afflicted; you encourage them, and you listen to their cry,
"Because the poor are plundered and the needy groan, I will now arise," says the LORD. "I will protect them from those who malign them."
Yes, my soul, find rest in God; my hope comes from him.
For you have been my hope, Sovereign LORD, my confidence since my youth.
Do not hand over the life of your dove to wild beasts; do not forget the lives of your afflicted people forever.
There is surely a future hope for you, and your hope will not be cut off.
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