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Psalms 31:16 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Make thy face to shine upon thy servant: Save me in thy lovingkindness.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Make thy face to shine upon thy servant: save me for thy mercies' sake.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— Make Your face to shine upon Your servant; Save me in Your lovingkindness.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Make thy face to shine upon thy servant: save me for thy mercies' sake.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— Make thy face to shine upon thy servant; save me in thy loving-kindness.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Cause thy face to shine upon thy servant, Save me in thy lovingkindness.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— Cause Thy face to shine on Thy servant, Save me in Thy kindness.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Make thy face to shine upon thy servant; save me in thy mercy.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Make thy face to shine vpon thy seruant: saue me for thy mercies sake.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— and from them that persecute me. Make thy face to shine upon thy servant: save me in thy mercy.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Make thy face to shine upon thy servant: save me for thy mercies' sake.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Make 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.).
to shine 215
{0215} Prime
אוֹר
'owr
{ore}
A primitive root; to be (causatively make) luminous (literally and metaphorically).
z8685
<8685> Grammar
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818)
Mood - Imperative (See H8810)
Count - 731
upon x5921
(5921) Complement
עַל
`al
{al}
Properly the same as H5920 used as a preposition (in the singular or plural, often with prefix, or as conjugation with a particle following); above, over, upon, or against (yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications.
thy servant: 5650
{5650} Prime
עֶבֶד
`ebed
{eh'-bed}
From H5647; a servant.
save 3467
{3467} Prime
יָשַׁע
yasha`
{yaw-shah'}
A primitive root; properly to be open, wide or free, that is, (by implication) to be safe; causatively to free or succor.
z8685
<8685> Grammar
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818)
Mood - Imperative (See H8810)
Count - 731
me for thy mercies' 2617
{2617} Prime
חֶסֶד
checed
{kheh'-sed}
From H2616; kindness; by implication (towards God) piety; rarely (by opprobrium) reproof, or (subjectively) beauty.
sake.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 31:14-18.


Psalms 31:16

_ _ Make ... shine — (Compare Numbers 6:25; Psalms 4:6). Deprecating from himself, he imprecates on the wicked God’s displeasure, and prays that their virulent persecution of him may be stopped.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 31:9-18.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Make:

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 30:7 LORD, by thy favour thou hast made my mountain to stand strong: thou didst hide thy face, [and] I was troubled.
Psalms 67:1 [[To the chief Musician on Neginoth, A Psalm [or] Song.]] God be merciful unto us, and bless us; [and] cause his face to shine upon us; Selah.
Psalms 80:3 Turn us again, O God, and cause thy face to shine; and we shall be saved.
Psalms 80:7 Turn us again, O God of hosts, and cause thy face to shine; and we shall be saved.
Psalms 80:19 Turn us again, O LORD God of hosts, cause thy face to shine; and we shall be saved.
Numbers 6:25-26 The LORD make his face shine upon thee, and be gracious unto thee: ... The LORD lift up his countenance upon thee, and give thee peace.
Daniel 9:17 Now therefore, O our God, hear the prayer of thy servant, and his supplications, and cause thy face to shine upon thy sanctuary that is desolate, for the Lord's sake.

save:

Psalms 6:4 Return, O LORD, deliver my soul: oh save me for thy mercies' sake.
Psalms 51:1 [[To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David, when Nathan the prophet came unto him, after he had gone in to Bathsheba.]] Have mercy upon me, O God, according to thy lovingkindness: according unto the multitude of thy tender mercies blot out my transgressions.
Psalms 106:45 And he remembered for them his covenant, and repented according to the multitude of his mercies.
Daniel 9:9 To the Lord our God [belong] mercies and forgivenesses, though we have rebelled against him;
Daniel 9:18 O my God, incline thine ear, and hear; open thine eyes, and behold our desolations, and the city which is called by thy name: for we do not present our supplications before thee for our righteousnesses, but for thy great mercies.
Romans 9:15 For he saith to Moses, I will have mercy on whom I will have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I will have compassion.
Romans 9:23 And that he might make known the riches of his glory on the vessels of mercy, which he had afore prepared unto glory,
Ephesians 1:6-7 To the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he hath made us accepted in the beloved. ... In whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of his grace;
Ephesians 2:4-7 But God, who is rich in mercy, for his great love wherewith he loved us, ... That in the ages to come he might shew the exceeding riches of his grace in [his] kindness toward us through Christ Jesus.
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Nu 6:25. Ps 4:6; 6:4; 30:7; 51:1; 67:1; 80:3, 7, 19; 106:45. Dn 9:9, 17, 18. Ro 9:15, 23. Ep 1:6; 2:4.

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