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Psalms 126:5 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— They that sow in tears shall reap in joy.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— They that sow in tears shall reap in joy.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— Those who sow in tears shall reap with joyful shouting.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— They that sow in tears shall reap in joy.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— They that sow in tears shall reap with rejoicing:
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— They who are sowing with tears, with shouting, shall reap:
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— Those sowing in tears, with singing do reap,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— They that sow in tears shall reap in joy.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— They that sow in teares: shall reape in ioy.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— They that sow in tears shall reap in joy.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— They that sow in tears shall reap in joy.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
They that sow 2232
{2232} Prime
A primitive root; to sow; figuratively to disseminate, plant, fructify.
<8802> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Participle Active (See H8814)
Count - 5386
in tears 1832
{1832} Prime
Feminine of H1831; weeping.
shall reap 7114
{7114} Prime
A primitive root; to dock off, that is, curtail (transitively or intransitively, literally or figuratively); especially to harvest (grass or grain).
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
in joy. 7440
{7440} Prime
From H7442; properly a creaking (or shrill sound), that is, shout (of joy or grief).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Psalms 126:5-6

_ _ As in husbandry the sower may cast his seed in a dry and parched soil with desponding fears, so those shall reap abundant fruit who toil in tears with the prayer of faith. (Compare the history, Ezra 6:16, Ezra 6:22).

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 126:4-6.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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that sow:

Psalms 137:1 By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion.
Isaiah 12:1-3 And in that day thou shalt say, O LORD, I will praise thee: though thou wast angry with me, thine anger is turned away, and thou comfortedst me. ... Therefore with joy shall ye draw water out of the wells of salvation.
Jeremiah 31:9-13 They shall come with weeping, and with supplications will I lead them: I will cause them to walk by the rivers of waters in a straight way, wherein they shall not stumble: for I am a father to Israel, and Ephraim [is] my firstborn. ... Then shall the virgin rejoice in the dance, both young men and old together: for I will turn their mourning into joy, and will comfort them, and make them rejoice from their sorrow.
Joel 2:17 Let the priests, the ministers of the LORD, weep between the porch and the altar, and let them say, Spare thy people, O LORD, and give not thine heritage to reproach, that the heathen should rule over them: wherefore should they say among the people, Where [is] their God?
Joel 2:23 Be glad then, ye children of Zion, and rejoice in the LORD your God: for he hath given you the former rain moderately, and he will cause to come down for you the rain, the former rain, and the latter rain in the first [month].
Matthew 5:4 Blessed [are] they that mourn: for they shall be comforted.
John 16:20-22 Verily, verily, I say unto you, That ye shall weep and lament, but the world shall rejoice: and ye shall be sorrowful, but your sorrow shall be turned into joy. ... And ye now therefore have sorrow: but I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no man taketh from you.
2 Corinthians 7:8-11 For though I made you sorry with a letter, I do not repent, though I did repent: for I perceive that the same epistle hath made you sorry, though [it were] but for a season. ... For behold this selfsame thing, that ye sorrowed after a godly sort, what carefulness it wrought in you, yea, [what] clearing of yourselves, yea, [what] indignation, yea, [what] fear, yea, [what] vehement desire, yea, [what] zeal, yea, [what] revenge! In all [things] ye have approved yourselves to be clear in this matter.

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Ps 137:1. Is 12:1. Jr 31:9. Jol 2:17, 23. Mt 5:4. Jn 16:20. 2Co 7:8.

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