Psalm 130:4
New International Version
But with you there is forgiveness, so that we can, with reverence, serve you.

New Living Translation
But you offer forgiveness, that we might learn to fear you.

English Standard Version
But with you there is forgiveness, that you may be feared.

Berean Study Bible
But with You there is forgiveness, so that You may be feared.

King James Bible
But there is forgiveness with thee, that thou mayest be feared.

New King James Version
But there is forgiveness with You, That You may be feared.

New American Standard Bible
But there is forgiveness with You, So that You may be revered.

NASB 1995
But there is forgiveness with You, That You may be feared.

NASB 1977
But there is forgiveness with Thee, That Thou mayest be feared.

Amplified Bible
But there is forgiveness with You, That You may be feared and worshiped [with submissive wonder].

Christian Standard Bible
But with you there is forgiveness, so that you may be revered.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But with You there is forgiveness, so that You may be revered.

American Standard Version
But there is forgiveness with thee, That thou mayest be feared.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Because from your presence is forgiveness.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
For with thee is forgiveness: for thy name's sake

Contemporary English Version
But you forgive us, and so we will worship you.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For with thee there is merciful forgiveness: and by reason of thy law, I have waited for thee, O Lord. My soul hath relied on his word:

English Revised Version
But there is forgiveness with thee, that thou mayest be feared.

Good News Translation
But you forgive us, so that we should stand in awe of you.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
But with you there is forgiveness so that you can be feared.

International Standard Version
But with you there is forgiveness, so that you may be feared.

JPS Tanakh 1917
For with Thee there is forgiveness, That Thou mayest be feared.

Literal Standard Version
But forgiveness [is] with You, that You may be feared.

NET Bible
But you are willing to forgive, so that you might be honored.

New Heart English Bible
But there is forgiveness with you, so that you may be revered.

World English Bible
But there is forgiveness with you, therefore you are feared.

Young's Literal Translation
But with Thee is forgiveness, that Thou mayest be feared.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Out of the Depths I Cry to You
3If You, O LORD, kept track of iniquities, then who, O Lord, could stand? 4But with You there is forgiveness, so that You may be feared. 5I wait for the LORD; my soul does wait, and in His word I put my hope.…

Cross References
Matthew 6:12
And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors.

Exodus 34:7
maintaining loving devotion to a thousand generations, forgiving iniquity, transgression, and sin. Yet He will by no means leave the guilty unpunished; He will visit the iniquity of the fathers on their children and grandchildren to the third and fourth generations."

2 Samuel 24:14
David answered Gad, "I am deeply distressed. Please, let us fall into the hand of the LORD, for His mercies are great; but do not let me fall into the hands of men."

1 Kings 8:39
be heard by You from heaven, Your dwelling place. And may You forgive and act, and repay each man according to all his ways, since You know his heart--for You alone know the hearts of all men--

1 Kings 8:40
so that they may fear You all the days they live in the land that You gave to our fathers.

1 Kings 8:46
When they sin against You--for there is no one who does not sin--and You become angry with them and deliver them to an enemy who takes them as captives to his own land, whether far or near,

1 Chronicles 21:13
David answered Gad, "I am deeply distressed. Please, let me fall into the hand of the LORD, for His mercies are very great; but do not let me fall into the hands of men."

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 in Egypt. But You are a forgiving God, gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and rich in loving devotion, and You did not forsake them.

Psalm 86:5
For You, O Lord, are kind and forgiving, rich in loving devotion to all who call on You.

Isaiah 55:7
Let the wicked man forsake his own way and the unrighteous man his own thoughts; let him return to the LORD, that He may have compassion, and to our God, for He will freely pardon.

Jeremiah 33:8
And I will cleanse them from all the iniquity they have committed against Me, and will forgive all their sins of rebellion against Me.

Jeremiah 33:9
So this city will bring Me renown, joy, praise, and glory before all the nations of the earth, who will hear of all the good I do for it. They will tremble in awe because of all the goodness and prosperity that I will provide for it.

Daniel 9:9
To the Lord our God belong compassion and forgiveness, even though we have rebelled against Him


Treasury of Scripture

But there is forgiveness with you, that you may be feared.

but there

Psalm 25:11
For thy name's sake, O LORD, pardon mine iniquity; for it is great.

Psalm 86:5
For thou, Lord, art good, and ready to forgive; and plenteous in mercy unto all them that call upon thee.

Psalm 103:2,3
Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits: …

that thou mayest

Psalm 2:11,12
Serve the LORD with fear, and rejoice with trembling…

1 Kings 8:39,40
Then hear thou in heaven thy dwelling place, and forgive, and do, and give to every man according to his ways, whose heart thou knowest; (for thou, even thou only, knowest the hearts of all the children of men;) …

Jeremiah 33:8,9
And I will cleanse them from all their iniquity, whereby they have sinned against me; and I will pardon all their iniquities, whereby they have sinned, and whereby they have transgressed against me…









(4) But.--Rather, for, marking an ellipse easily supplied. Israel's sense of Jehovah's readiness to forgive was too deep to need expression, it was understood; "Thou wilt not mark, &c, for . . ."

Forgiveness.--The article in the original may be more than that common with abstract nouns. "The forgiveness we need."

That thou mayest be feared.--Either that the forgiven ones may become more profoundly religious, or perhaps, rather, that the manifestation of Divine mercy to Israel may strike fear in the heathen.

Verse 4. - But there is forgiveness with thee (comp. Exodus 34:7; 1 Kings 8:30, 34, 36, 39. etc.; Psalm 25:13; Psalm 32:1, etc.; Daniel 9:9; 1 John 1:9, etc.). That thou mayest be feared. Milton makes his Satan say, "Then farewell hope, and, with hope, farewell fear!" ('Paradise Lost,' canto 1.). And certainly the true fear of God, which Scripture requires in us - a reverential, loving fear - could not exist, unless we had a confident hope in God's mercy and willingness to forgive us our trespasses, if we turn to him.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
But
כִּֽי־ (kî-)
Conjunction
Strong's 3588: A relative conjunction

with You
עִמְּךָ֥ (‘im·mə·ḵā)
Preposition | second person masculine singular
Strong's 5973: With, equally with

there is forgiveness,
הַסְּלִיחָ֑ה (has·sə·lî·ḥāh)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 5547: Forgiveness

that
לְ֝מַ֗עַן (lə·ma·‘an)
Conjunction
Strong's 4616: Purpose -- intent

You may be feared.
תִּוָּרֵֽא׃ (tiw·wā·rê)
Verb - Nifal - Imperfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's 3372: To fear, to revere, caus, to frighten


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