Psalm 94:3
New International Version
How long, LORD, will the wicked, how long will the wicked be jubilant?

New Living Translation
How long, O LORD? How long will the wicked be allowed to gloat?

English Standard Version
O LORD, how long shall the wicked, how long shall the wicked exult?

Berean Study Bible
How long will the wicked, O LORD, how long will the wicked exult?

King James Bible
LORD, how long shall the wicked, how long shall the wicked triumph?

New King James Version
LORD, how long will the wicked, How long will the wicked triumph?

New American Standard Bible
How long, LORD, shall the wicked— How long shall the wicked triumph?

NASB 1995
How long shall the wicked, O LORD, How long shall the wicked exult?

NASB 1977
How long shall the wicked, O LORD, How long shall the wicked exult?

Amplified Bible
O LORD, how long will the wicked, How long will the wicked rejoice in triumph?

Christian Standard Bible
LORD, how long will the wicked — how long will the wicked celebrate?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
LORD, how long will the wicked— how long will the wicked gloat?

American Standard Version
Jehovah, how long shall the wicked, How long shall the wicked triumph?

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
How long are the wicked, LORD JEHOVAH? How long are the wicked boasting?

Brenton Septuagint Translation
How long shall sinners, O Lord, how long shall sinners boast?

Contemporary English Version
How long will the wicked celebrate and be glad?

Douay-Rheims Bible
How long shall sinners, O Lord: how long shall sinners glory?

English Revised Version
LORD, how long shall the wicked, how long shall the wicked triumph?

Good News Translation
How much longer will the wicked be glad? How much longer, LORD?

GOD'S WORD® Translation
How long, O LORD, will wicked people triumph? How long?

International Standard Version
How long will the wicked, LORD, how long will the wicked continue to triumph?

JPS Tanakh 1917
LORD, how long shall the wicked, How long shall the wicked exult?

Literal Standard Version
Until when do the wicked, O YHWH—Until when do the wicked exult?

NET Bible
O LORD, how long will the wicked, how long will the wicked celebrate?

New Heart English Bible
LORD, how long will the wicked, how long will the wicked triumph?

World English Bible
Yahweh, how long will the wicked, how long will the wicked triumph?

Young's Literal Translation
Till when do the wicked, O Jehovah? Till when do the wicked exult?

Additional Translations ...
Context
The LORD Will Not Forget His People
2Rise up, O Judge of the earth; render a reward to the proud. 3How long will the wicked, O LORD, how long will the wicked exult? 4They pour out arrogant words; all workers of iniquity boast.…

Cross References
Job 20:5
the triumph of the wicked has been brief and the joy of the godless momentary?

Psalm 10:3
For the wicked man boasts in the cravings of his heart; he blesses the greedy and reviles the LORD.


Treasury of Scripture

LORD, how long shall the wicked, how long shall the wicked triumph?

Lord

Psalm 43:2
For thou art the God of my strength: why dost thou cast me off? why go I mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?

Psalm 73:8
They are corrupt, and speak wickedly concerning oppression: they speak loftily.

Psalm 74:9,10
We see not our signs: there is no more any prophet: neither is there among us any that knoweth how long…

the wicked

Esther 5:11,12
And Haman told them of the glory of his riches, and the multitude of his children, and all the things wherein the king had promoted him, and how he had advanced him above the princes and servants of the king…

Esther 6:6-10
So Haman came in. And the king said unto him, What shall be done unto the man whom the king delighteth to honour? Now Haman thought in his heart, To whom would the king delight to do honour more than to myself? …

Esther 7:6,10
And Esther said, The adversary and enemy is this wicked Haman. Then Haman was afraid before the king and the queen…









Verse 3. - Lord, how long shall the wicked, how long shall the wicked triumph? "How long?" is the continual cry of the psalmists to God, as it is of the souls under the altar (Revelation 6:10; comp. above, Psalm 6:3; Psalm 13:1, 2; Psalm 35:7; Psalm 74:10; Psalm 79:5; Psalm 89:46; Psalm 90:13). It is a cry of weakness and impatience, but has an element of faith in it, on which God looks with favour.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
How long
עַד־ (‘aḏ-)
Preposition
Strong's 5704: As far as, even to, up to, until, while

will the wicked,
רְשָׁעִ֥ים ׀ (rə·šā·‘îm)
Adjective - masculine plural
Strong's 7563: Wrong, an, bad person

O LORD,
יְהוָ֑ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

how long
עַד־ (‘aḏ-)
Preposition
Strong's 5704: As far as, even to, up to, until, while

will the wicked
רְשָׁעִ֥ים (rə·šā·‘îm)
Adjective - masculine plural
Strong's 7563: Wrong, an, bad person

exult?
יַעֲלֹֽזוּ׃ (ya·‘ă·lō·zū)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 5937: To jump for, joy, exult


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