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Psalms 17:15 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— As for me, I shall behold thy face in righteousness; I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with [beholding] thy form.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— As for me, I shall behold Your face in righteousness; I will be satisfied with Your likeness when I awake.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— As for me, I shall behold thy face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness; I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— I, in righteousness, shall behold thy face, Shall be satisfied when awakened by a vision of thee.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— I—in righteousness, I see Thy face; I am satisfied, in awaking, [with] Thy form!
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— But as for me, I will appear before thy sight in justice: I shall be satisfied when thy glory shall appear.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousnesse: I shall bee satisfied, when I awake, with thy likenesse.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— But I shall appear in righteousness before thy face: I shall be satisfied when thy glory appears.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
As for me, x589
(0589) Complement
אֲנִי
'aniy
{an-ee'}
Contracted from H0595; I.
I will behold 2372
{2372} Prime
חָזָה
chazah
{khaw-zaw'}
A primitive root; to gaze at; mentally to perceive, contemplate (with pleasure); specifically to have a vision of.
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
thy face 6440
{6440} Prime
פָּנִים
paniym
{paw-neem'}
Plural (but always used as a singular) of an unused noun (פָּנֶה paneh, {paw-neh'}; from H6437); the face (as the part that turns); used in a great variety of applications (literally and figuratively); also (with prepositional prefix) as a preposition (before, etc.).
in righteousness: 6664
{6664} Prime
צֶדֶק
tsedeq
{tseh'-dek}
From H6663; the right (natural, moral or legal); also (abstractly) equity or (figuratively) prosperity.
I shall be satisfied, 7646
{7646} Prime
שָׂבַע
saba`
{saw-bah'}
A primitive root; to sate, that is, fill to satisfaction (literally or figuratively).
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
when I awake, 6974
{6974} Prime
קוּץ
quwts
{koots}
A primitive root (rather identical with H6972 through the idea of abruptness in starting up from sleep (compare H3364)); to awake (literally or figuratively).
z8687
<8687> Grammar
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818)
Mood - Infinitive (See H8812)
Count - 1162
with thy likeness. 8544
{8544} Prime
תְּמוּנָה
t@muwnah
{tem-oo-naw'}
From H4327; something portioned (that is, fashioned) out, as a shape, that is, (indefinitely) phantom, or (specifically) embodiment, or (figuratively) manifestation (of favor).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 17:13-15.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 17:8-15.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Psalms 17:15

I will — I do not place my portion in earthly treasures, but in beholding God's face, in the enjoyment of God's presence and favour; which is enjoyed in part in this life, but not fully. Satisfied — The time is coming, wherein I shall be abundantly satisfied with beholding thy face. Awake — When I arise from he dead. Likeness — With the image of God stamped upon my glorified soul.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Psalms 17:15

As for me, I will behold thy face (n) in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I (o) awake, with thy likeness.

(n) This is the full happiness, comforting against all assaults to have the face of God and favourable countenance opened to us.

(o) And am delivered out of my great troubles.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
As:

Psalms 5:7 But as for me, I will come [into] thy house in the multitude of thy mercy: [and] in thy fear will I worship toward thy holy temple.
Joshua 24:15 And if it seem evil unto you to serve the LORD, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that [were] on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell: but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.

I will:

Psalms 4:6 [There be] many that say, Who will shew us [any] good? LORD, lift thou up the light of thy countenance upon us.
Psalms 119:111 Thy testimonies have I taken as an heritage for ever: for they [are] the rejoicing of my heart.
Job 19:26-27 And [though] after my skin [worms] destroy this [body], yet in my flesh shall I see God: ... Whom I shall see for myself, and mine eyes shall behold, and not another; [though] my reins be consumed within me.
2 Corinthians 3:18 But we all, with open face beholding as in a glass the glory of the Lord, are changed into the same image from glory to glory, [even] as by the Spirit of the Lord.

I shall:

Psalms 16:11 Thou wilt shew me the path of life: in thy presence [is] fulness of joy; at thy right hand [there are] pleasures for evermore.
Psalms 36:8-9 They shall be abundantly satisfied with the fatness of thy house; and thou shalt make them drink of the river of thy pleasures. ... For with thee [is] the fountain of life: in thy light shall we see light.
Psalms 65:4 Blessed [is the man whom] thou choosest, and causest to approach [unto thee, that] he may dwell in thy courts: we shall be satisfied with the goodness of thy house, [even] of thy holy temple.
Matthew 5:6 Blessed [are] they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.
Revelation 7:16-17 They shall hunger no more, neither thirst any more; neither shall the sun light on them, nor any heat. ... For the Lamb which is in the midst of the throne shall feed them, and shall lead them unto living fountains of waters: and God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes.
Revelation 21:3-4 And I heard a great voice out of heaven saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God [is] with men, and he will dwell with them, and they shall be his people, and God himself shall be with them, [and be] their God. ... And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.
Revelation 21:23 And the city had no need of the sun, neither of the moon, to shine in it: for the glory of God did lighten it, and the Lamb [is] the light thereof.

I awake:

Psalms 49:14 Like sheep they are laid in the grave; death shall feed on them; and the upright shall have dominion over them in the morning; and their beauty shall consume in the grave from their dwelling.
Job 14:12 So man lieth down, and riseth not: till the heavens [be] no more, they shall not awake, nor be raised out of their sleep.
Isaiah 26:19 Thy dead [men] shall live, [together with] my dead body shall they arise. Awake and sing, ye that dwell in dust: for thy dew [is as] the dew of herbs, and the earth shall cast out the dead.
Matthew 27:52-53 And the graves were opened; and many bodies of the saints which slept arose, ... And came out of the graves after his resurrection, and went into the holy city, and appeared unto many.

with:

Genesis 1:26-27 And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth. ... So God created man in his [own] image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.
Philippians 3:21 Who shall change our vile body, that it may be fashioned like unto his glorious body, according to the working whereby he is able even to subdue all things unto himself.
1 John 3:2-3 Beloved, now are we the sons of God, and it doth not yet appear what we shall be: but we know that, when he shall appear, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is. ... And every man that hath this hope in him purifieth himself, even as he is pure.
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Gn 1:26. Jsh 24:15. Jb 14:12; 19:26. Ps 4:6; 5:7; 16:11; 36:8; 49:14; 65:4; 119:111. Is 26:19. Mt 5:6; 27:52. 2Co 3:18. Php 3:21. 1Jn 3:2. Rv 7:16; 21:3, 23.

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