New Living Translation
Then you beg the LORD for help in times of trouble! Do you really expect him to answer? After all the evil you have done, he won't even look at you!"
King James Bible
Then shall they cry unto the LORD, but he will not hear them: he will even hide his face from them at that time, as they have behaved themselves ill in their doings.
Darby Bible Translation
Then shall they cry unto Jehovah, but he will not answer them; and he will hide his face from them at that time, according as they have wrought evil in their doings.
World English Bible
Then they will cry to Yahweh, but he will not answer them. Yes, he will hide his face from them at that time, because they made their deeds evil."
Young's Literal Translation
Then do they cry unto Jehovah, And He doth not answer them, And hideth His face from them at that time, As they have made evil their doings.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
3:4 Then - When these miseries come upon them.
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Then my anger will blaze forth against them. I will abandon them, hiding my face from them, and they will be devoured. Terrible trouble will come down on them, and on that day they will say, 'These disasters have come down on us because God is no longer among us!'
1 Samuel 8:18
When that day comes, you will beg for relief from this king you are demanding, but then the LORD will not help you."
Will God listen to their cry when trouble comes upon them?
But it is wrong to say God doesn't listen, to say the Almighty isn't concerned.
They called for help, but no one came to their rescue. They even cried to the LORD, but he refused to answer.
"When they cry for help, I will not answer. Though they anxiously search for me, they will not find me.
When you lift up your hands in prayer, I will not look. Though you offer many prayers, I will not listen, for your hands are covered with the blood of innocent victims.
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