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Compare Translations for Psalm 135:14

Psalm 135:14 ASV
For Jehovah will judge his people, And repent himself concerning his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 BBE
For the Lord will be judge of his people's cause; his feelings will be changed to his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 CEB
The LORD gives justice to his people and has compassion on those who serve him.
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Psalm 135:14 CJB
For ADONAI will vindicate his people, he will take pity on his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 RHE
(134-14) For the Lord will judge his people, and will be entreated in favour of his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 ESV
For the LORD will vindicate his people and have compassion on his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 GW
The LORD will provide justice for his people and have compassion on his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 GNT
The Lord will defend his people; he will take pity on his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 HNV
For the LORD will judge his people, And have compassion on his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 CSB
For the Lord will judge His people and have compassion on His servants.
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Psalm 135:14 KJV
For the LORD will judge his people, and he will repent himself concerning his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 LEB
for Yahweh will plead [the] cause [of] his people and will have compassion on his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 NAS
For the LORD will judge His people And will have compassion on His servants.
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Psalm 135:14 NCV
The Lord defends his people and has mercy on his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 NIRV
When the LORD hands down his sentence, it will be in his people's favor. He will show deep concern for those who serve him.
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Psalm 135:14 NIV
For the LORD will vindicate his people and have compassion on his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 NKJV
For the Lord will judge His people, And He will have compassion on His servants.
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Psalm 135:14 NLT
For the LORD will vindicate his people and have compassion on his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 NRS
For the Lord will vindicate his people, and have compassion on his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 RSV
For the LORD will vindicate his people, and have compassion on his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 DBY
For Jehovah will judge his people, and will repent in favour of his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 MSG
God stands up for his people, God holds the hands of his people.
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Psalm 135:14 WBT
For the LORD will judge his people, and he will repent concerning his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 TMB
For the LORD will judge His people, and He will repent Himself concerning His servants.
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Psalm 135:14 TNIV
For the LORD will vindicate his people and relent concerning his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 WEB
For Yahweh will judge his people, And have compassion on his servants.
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Psalm 135:14 WYC
For the Lord shall deem his people; and he shall be prayed in his servants. (For the Lord shall judge his people; and he shall take pity upon his servants.)
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Psalm 135:14 YLT
For Jehovah doth judge His people, And for His servants comforteth Himself.
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Psalms 135 Commentary - Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Concise)

Chapter 135

God to be praised for his mercy. (1-4) For his power and judgments. (5-14) The vanity of idols. (15-21)

Verses 1-4 The subject-matter of praise, is the blessings of grace flowing from the everlasting love of God. The name of God as a covenant God and Father in Christ, blessing us with all spiritual blessings in him, is to be loved and praised. The Lord chose a people to himself, that they might be unto him for a name and a praise. If they do not praise him for this distinguishing favour, they are the most unworthy and ungrateful of all people.

Verses 5-14 God is, and will be always, the same to his church, a gracious, faithful, wonder-working God. And his church is, and will be, the same to him, a thankful, praising people: thus his name endures for ever. He will return in ways of mercy to them, and will delight to do them good.

Verses 15-21 These verses arm believers against idolatry and all false worship, by showing what sort of gods the heathen worshipped. And the more deplorable the condition of the Gentile nations that worship idols, the more are we to be thankful that we know better. Let us pity, and pray for, and seek to benefit benighted heathens and deluded sinners. Let us endeavour to glorify his name, and recommend his truth, not only with our lips, but by holy lives, copying the example of Christ's goodness and truth.

Psalms 135 Commentary - Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

PSALM 135

Psalms 135:1-21 . A Psalm of praise, in which God's relations to His Church, His power in the natural world, and in delivering His people, are contrasted with the vanity of idols and idol-worship.

1-3. In the general call for praise, the priests, that stand in the house of the Lord, are specially mentioned.

4-7. God's choice of Israel is the first reason assigned for rendering praise; the next, His manifested greatness in creation and providence.

6. heaven, and . . . seas, and all . . . ends of the earth--denote universality.

8, 9. The last plague [ Exodus 12:29 ] is cited to illustrate His "tokens and wonders."

10-12. The conquest of Canaan was by God's power, not that of the people.

13. heritage--or, "possession."
name . . . memorial--Each denote that by which God is made known.

14. will judge--do justice ( Psalms 72:2 ).
repent himself--change His dealings ( Psalms 90:13 ).

15-18. (Compare Psalms 115:4-8 ).

18. are like unto them--or, "shall be like," &c. Idolaters become spiritually stupid and perish with their idols ( Isaiah 1:31 ).

19-21. (Compare Psalms 115:9-11 ). There we have "trust" for "bless" here.

21. out of Zion--(Compare Psalms 110:2 , 134:3 ). From the Church, as a center, His praise is diffused throughout the earth.