New Living Translation
He will save you from death in time of famine, from the power of the sword in time of war.
King James Bible
In famine he shall redeem thee from death: and in war from the power of the sword.
Darby Bible Translation
In famine he will redeem thee from death, and in war from the power of the sword.
World English Bible
In famine he will redeem you from death; in war, from the power of the sword.
Young's Literal Translation
In famine He hath redeemed thee from death, And in battle from the hands of the sword.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
5:20 He shall - These things he utters with more confidence, because the rewards or punishments of this life, were more constantly distributed to men in the Old Testament according to their good or bad behaviour, than they are now: and because it was his opinion, that great afflictions were the certain evidences of wickedness; and consequently, that great deliverances would infallibly follow upon true repentance.
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Objection 1: It would seem that we ought to pray to God alone. Prayer is an act of religion, as stated above (A). But God alone is to be worshiped by religion. Therefore we should pray to God alone. Objection 2: Further, it is useless to pray to one who is ignorant of the prayer. But it belongs to God alone to know one's prayer, both because frequently prayer is uttered by an interior act which God alone knows, rather than by words, according to the saying of the Apostle (1 Cor. 14:15), …
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He rescues them from death and keeps them alive in times of famine.
They will not be disgraced in hard times; even in famine they will have more than enough.
For you grant victory to kings! You rescued your servant David from the fatal sword.
So King Zedekiah commanded that Jeremiah not be returned to the dungeon. Instead, he was imprisoned in the courtyard of the guard in the royal palace. The king also commanded that Jeremiah be given a loaf of fresh bread every day as long as there was any left in the city. So Jeremiah was put in the palace prison.
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