Psalms 79:5

5 How long, LORD? Will you be angry forever? How long will your jealousy burn like fire?

Psalms 79:5 in Other Translations

KJV
5 How long, LORD? wilt thou be angry for ever? shall thy jealousy burn like fire?
ESV
5 How long, O LORD? Will you be angry forever? Will your jealousy burn like fire?
NLT
5 O LORD, how long will you be angry with us? Forever? How long will your jealousy burn like fire?
MSG
5 How long do we have to put up with this, God? Do you have it in for us for good? Will your smoldering rage never cool down?
CSB
5 How long, Lord? Will You be angry forever? Will Your jealousy keep burning like fire?

Psalms 79:5 In-Context

3 They have poured out blood like water all around Jerusalem, and there is no one to bury the dead.
4 We are objects of contempt to our neighbors, of scorn and derision to those around us.
5 How long, LORD? Will you be angry forever? How long will your jealousy burn like fire?
6 Pour out your wrath on the nations that do not acknowledge you, on the kingdoms that do not call on your name;
7 for they have devoured Jacob and devastated his homeland.

Cross References 3

  • 1. S Psalms 74:10
  • 2. Psalms 74:1; Psalms 85:5
  • 3. S Deuteronomy 29:20; Psalms 89:46; Zephaniah 3:8
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