New American Standard Bible
For the Lord will not reject forever,
King James Bible
For the Lord will not cast off for ever:
Darby Bible Translation
For the Lord will not cast off for ever;
World English Bible
For the Lord will not cast off forever.
Young's Literal Translation
For the Lord doth not cast off to the age.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Reasons for the resignation urged in the previous triplet.
LibrarySolitude, Silence, Submission
"He sitteth alone and keepeth silence, because he hath borne it upon him. He putteth his mouth in the dust; if so be there may be hope."--Lamentations 3:28, 29. THUS the prophet describes the conduct of a person in deep anguish of heart. When he does not know what to do, his soul, as if by instinct, humbles itself. He gets into some secret place, he utters no speech, he gives himself over to moaning and to tears, and then he bows himself lower and yet lower before the Divine Majesty, as if he felt …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 42: 1896
Question Lxxxii of Devotion
The Mercy of God
Will the Lord reject forever? And will He never be favorable again?
For the LORD will not abandon His people, Nor will He forsake His inheritance.
"For a brief moment I forsook you, But with great compassion I will gather you.
Thus says the LORD, "Though they are at full strength and likewise many, Even so, they will be cut off and pass away. Though I have afflicted you, I will afflict you no longer.
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