Psalms 74:20

20 Have regard for your covenant, because haunts of violence fill the dark places of the land.

Psalms 74:20 in Other Translations

KJV
20 Have respect unto the covenant: for the dark places of the earth are full of the habitations of cruelty.
ESV
20 Have regard for the covenant, for the dark places of the land are full of the habitations of violence.
NLT
20 Remember your covenant promises, for the land is full of darkness and violence!
MSG
20 Remember your promises; the city is in darkness, the countryside violent.
CSB
20 Consider the covenant, for the dark places of the land are full of violence.

Psalms 74:20 In-Context

18 Remember how the enemy has mocked you, LORD, how foolish people have reviled your name.
19 Do not hand over the life of your dove to wild beasts; do not forget the lives of your afflicted people forever.
20 Have regard for your covenant, because haunts of violence fill the dark places of the land.
21 Do not let the oppressed retreat in disgrace; may the poor and needy praise your name.
22 Rise up, O God, and defend your cause; remember how fools mock you all day long.

Cross References 2

  • 1. S Genesis 6:18; Genesis 17:7; Psalms 106:45
  • 2. Job 34:22
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