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This is the time when the LORD will rescue Zion and take vengeance on her enemies.
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For it is the day of the vengeance of the Lord, the year of recompenses of the judgment of Sion.
Isaiah 26:21 For behold the Lord will come out of his place, to visit the iniquity of the inhabitant of the earth against him: and the earth shall disclose her blood, and shall cover her slain no more.
Isaiah 35:4 Say to the fainthearted: Take courage, and fear not: behold your God will bring the revenge of recompense: God himself will come and will save you.
Isaiah 49:26 And I will feed thy enemies with their own flesh: and they shall be made drunk with their own blood, as with new wine: and all flesh shall know, that I am the Lord that save thee, and thy Redeemer the Mighty One of Jacob.
Isaiah 59:17,18 He put on justice as a breastplate, and a helmet of salvation upon his head: he put on the garments of vengeance, and was clad with zeal as with a cloak. . . .
Isaiah 61:2 To proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord, and the day of vengeance of our God: to comfort all that mourn:
Isaiah 63:4 For the day of vengeance is in my heart, the year of my redemption is come.
Deuteronomy 32:35,41-43 Revenge is mine, and I will repay them in due time, that their foot may slide: the day of destruction is at hand, and the time makes haste to come. . . .
Psalm 94:1 The Lord is the God to whom revenge belongeth: the God of revenge hath acted freely.
Micah 6:1 Hear ye what the Lord saith: Arise, contend thou in judgment against the mountains, and let the hills hear thy voice.
Luke 18:7 And will not God revenge his elect who cry to him day and night? And will he have patience in their regard?
Romans 2:5,8,9 But according to thy hardness and impenitent heart, thou treasurest up to thyself wrath, against the day of wrath and revelation of the just judgment of God: . . .
2 Thessalonians 1:6-10 Seeing it is a just thing with God to repay tribulation to them that trouble you: . . .
Revelation 6:10,11 And they cried with a loud voice, saying: How long, O Lord (Holy and True), dost thou not judge and revenge our blood on them that dwell on the earth? . . .
Revelation 18:20 Rejoice over her, thou heaven and ye holy apostles and prophets. For God hath judged your judgment on her.
Revelation 19:2 For true and just are his judgments, who hath judged the great harlot which corrupted the earth with her fornication and hath revenged the blood of his servants, at her hands.
ContextGod's Judgments on the Nations
…7And the unicorns shall go down with them, and the bulls with the mighty: their land shall be soaked with blood, and their ground with the fat of fat ones. 8For it is the day of the vengeance of the Lord, the year of recompenses of the judgment of Sion.9And the streams thereof shall be turned into pitch, and the ground thereof into brimstone: and the land thereof shall become burning pitch.…
And the smoke of their torments, shall ascend up for ever and ever: neither have they rest day nor night, who have adored the beast and his image and whoever receiveth the character of his name.
Howl ye, for the day of the Lord is near: it shall come as a destruction from the Lord.
Say to the fainthearted: Take courage, and fear not: behold your God will bring the revenge of recompense: God himself will come and will save you.
Thy nakedness shall be discovered, and thy shame shall be seen: I will take vengeance, and no man shall resist me.
To proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord, and the day of vengeance of our God: to comfort all that mourn:
For the day of vengeance is in my heart, the year of my redemption is come.
The days of visitation are come, the days of repaying are come: know ye, O Israel, that the prophet was foolish, the spiritual man was mad, for the multitude of thy iniquity, and the multitude of thy madness.
But what have you to do with me, O Tyre, and Sidon, and all the coast of the Philistines? will you revenge yourselves on me? and if you revenge yourselves on me, I will very soon return you a recompense upon your own head.
Additional TranslationsFor the LORD has a day of vengeance, a time of retribution for Edom’s hostility against Zion.For it is the day of the LORD's vengeance, and the year of recompenses for the controversy of Zion.
For Jehovah hath a day of vengeance, a year of recompense for the cause of Zion.
For it is the day of judgment of the Lord, and the year of the recompence of Sion in judgment.
For it is the day of Jehovah's vengeance, the year of recompenses for the controversy of Zion.
For it is the day of the LORD'S vengeance, the year of recompence in the controversy of Zion.
For it is the day of the LORD'S vengeance, and the year of recompenses for the controversy of Zion.
For Yahweh has a day of vengeance, a year of recompense for the cause of Zion.
(For a day of vengeance is to Jehovah, A year of recompences for Zion's strife,)
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