Psalm 99:8 {98:8}
Good News Translation
O LORD, our God, you answered your people; you showed them that you are a God who forgives, even though you punished them for their sins.

Contemporary English Version
Our LORD and our God, you answered their prayers and forgave their sins, but when they did wrong, you punished them.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Thou didst hear them, O Lord our God: thou wast a merciful God to them, and taking vengeance on all their inventions.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Thou didst hear them, O Lord our God: thou wast a merciful God to them, and taking vengeance on all their inventions.

thou wast

Psalm 89:33 But my mercy I will not take away from him: nor will I suffer my truth to fail.

Numbers 14:20 And the Lord said: I have forgiven according to thy word.

Deuteronomy 9:19 For I feared his indignation and anger, wherewith being moved against you, he would have destroyed you. And the Lord heard me this time also.

Jeremiah 46:28 And thou, my servant Jacob, fear not, saith the Lord: because I am with thee, for I will consume all the nations to which I have cast thee out: but thee I will not consume, but I will correct thee in judgment, neither will I spare thee as if thou wert innocent.

Zephaniah 3:7 I said: Surely thou wilt fear me, thou wilt receive correction: and her dwelling shall not perish, for all things wherein I have visited her: but they rose early, and corrupted all their thoughts.

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Exodus 32:2,34,35 And Aaron said to them: Take the golden earrings from the ears of your wives, and your sons and daughters, and bring them to me. . . .

Numbers 11:33,34 As yet the flesh was between their teeth, neither had that kind of meat failed: when behold the wrath of the Lord being provoked against the people, struck them with an exceeding great plague. . . .

Numbers 14:20-24 And the Lord said: I have forgiven according to thy word. . . .

Numbers 20:12,24 And the Lord said to Moses and Aaron: Because you have not believed me, to sanctify me before the children of Israel, you shall not bring these people into the land, which I will give them. . . .

Deuteronomy 3:26 And the Lord was angry with me on your account and heard me not, but said to me: It is enough: speak no more to me of this matter.

Deuteronomy 9:20 And he was exceeding angry against Aaron also, and would have destroyed him, and I prayed in like manner for him.

their inventions

Ecclesiastes 7:29 Only this I have found, that God made man right, and he hath entangled himself with an infinity of questions. Who is as the wise man? and who hath known the resolution of the word?

Romans 1:21 Because that, when they knew God, they have not glorified him as God or given thanks: but became vain in their thoughts. And their foolish heart was darkened.

Context
The LORD Reigns
7He spoke to them in the pillar of the cloud. They kept his testimonies, and the commandment which he gave them. 8Thou didst hear them, O Lord our God: thou wast a merciful God to them, and taking vengeance on all their inventions.9Exalt ye the Lord our God, and adore at his holy mountain: for the Lord our God is holy.…
Cross References
Exodus 32:28
And the sons of Levi did according to the words of Moses, and there were slain that day about three and twenty thousand men.

Exodus 32:34
But go thou, and lead this people whither I have told thee: my angel shall go before thee. And I in the day of revenge will visit this sin also of theirs.

Numbers 14:20
And the Lord said: I have forgiven according to thy word.

Numbers 20:12
And the Lord said to Moses and Aaron: Because you have not believed me, to sanctify me before the children of Israel, you shall not bring these people into the land, which I will give them.

Psalm 78:38
But he is merciful, and will forgive their sins: and will not destroy them. And many a time did he turn away his anger: and did not kindle all his wrath.

Psalm 95:11
And these men have not known my ways: so I swore in my wrath that they shall not enter into my rest.

Psalm 99:9
Exalt ye the Lord our God, and adore at his holy mountain: for the Lord our God is holy.

Psalm 106:44
And he saw when they were in tribulation: and he heard their prayer.

Psalm 107:12
And their heart was humbled with labours: they were weakened, and there was none to help them.

Additional Translations
O LORD our God, You answered them. You were a forgiving God to them, yet an avenger of their misdeeds.You answered them, O LORD our God: you were a God that forgave them, though you took vengeance of their inventions.

Thou answeredst them, O Jehovah our God: Thou wast a God that forgavest them, Though thou tookest vengeance of their doings.

O Lord our God, thou heardest them; O God, thou becamest propitious to them, though thou didst take vengeance on all their devices.

Jehovah, our God, thou answeredst them: a forgiving God wast thou unto them, though thou tookest vengeance of their doings.

Thou answeredst them, O LORD our God: thou wast a God that forgavest them, though thou tookest vengeance of their doings.

Thou didst answer them, O LORD our God: thou wast a God that forgavest them, though thou tookest vengeance of their inventions.

You answered them, Yahweh our God. You are a God who forgave them, although you took vengeance for their doings.

O Jehovah, our God, Thou hast afflicted them, A God forgiving Thou hast been to them, And taking vengeance on their actions.
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