I wait for the LORD, my soul does wait, and in his word do I hope.
Treasury of Scripture
Psalm 27:14 Wait on the LORD: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen your heart: wait, I say, on the LORD.
Psalm 33:20 Our soul waits for the LORD: he is our help and our shield.
Psalm 40:1 I waited patiently for the LORD; and he inclined to me, and heard my cry.
Psalm 62:1,5 Truly my soul waits on God: from him comes my salvation...
Genesis 49:18 I have waited for your salvation, O LORD.
Isaiah 8:17 And I will wait on the LORD, that hides his face from the house of Jacob, and I will look for him.
Isaiah 26:8 Yes, in the way of your judgments, O LORD, have we waited for you; the desire of our soul is to your name...
Isaiah 30:18 And therefore will the LORD wait, that he may be gracious to you, and therefore will he be exalted, that he may have mercy on you...
Luke 2:25,38 And, behold, there was a man in Jerusalem, whose name was Simeon; and the same man was just and devout...
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Psalm 119:42,49,81,114 So shall I have with which to answer him that reproaches me: for I trust in your word...
Hebrews 6:18 That by two immutable things, in which it was impossible for God to lie, we might have a strong consolation...
ContextOut of the Depths I Cried to You
1Out of the depths have I cried to you, O LORD. 2Lord, hear my voice: let your ears be attentive to the voice of my supplications. 3If you, LORD, should mark iniquities, O Lord, who shall stand? 4But there is forgiveness with you, that you may be feared. 5I wait for the LORD, my soul does wait, and in his word do I hope. 6My soul waits for the Lord more than they that watch for the morning: I say, more than they that watch for the morning. 7Let Israel hope in the LORD: for with the LORD there is mercy, and with him is plenteous redemption. 8And he shall redeem Israel from all his iniquities.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
I wait for Jehovah, my soul doth wait, And in his word do I hope.
my soul hath hoped in the Lord.
Darby Bible Translation
I wait for Jehovah; my soul doth wait, and in his word do I hope.
King James Bible
I wait for the LORD, my soul doth wait, and in his word do I hope.
Young's Literal Translation
I hoped for Jehovah -- hoped hath my soul, And for His word I have waited.