Nahum 1:7

“The LORD is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble; and he knoweth them that trust in him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The Lord is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble, & he knoweth them that trust in him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The LORD is good, A stronghold in the day of trouble, And He knows those who take refuge in Him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jehovah is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; and he knoweth them that take refuge in him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The Lord is good, a strong place in the day of trouble; and he has knowledge of those who take him for their safe cover.
- Basic English Bible

Jehovah is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; and he knoweth them that trust in him.
- Darby Bible

The LORD is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble; and he knoweth them that trust in him.
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; and he knows those who take refuge in him.
- World English Bible

Good [is] Jehovah for a strong place in a day of distress. And He knoweth those trusting in Him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The LORD is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; and He knoweth them that take refuge in Him.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Nahum 1:7


1:7 Knoweth - He approves, owns, and preserves them.


Discussion for Nahum 1

  • Geraldine Cole.
    Praise The Lord Jesus who is our savior in this day of uncertain things r not what they look like we need to stay close to Jesus he is our Father he will not lead us the wrong way we are not of this world .we live in this world as a witness for our Father Jesus Christ we are visitor here.when it seem like
    the Lord is not listen remember he is holding our hands walking with us in love Amen
  • Bowlander
    We live in a day when we can easily miss that an idol can be one of us. Many are lording over God's flock and are themselves enemies of God, yet they become famous and promote their own name and list great lists of their own accomplishments. We need to humble ourselves before God, for the Lamb himself is the one that treads the wine press of the wrath of God. Certainly He know those that are His.
  • Stephen F. Zielski
    PARADOX. Our Everlovivg Abba Dad is always with us and for us in and through His Son our Blessed Lord and Majesty King to come Christ Yeshua Jesus Amen. No matter what lies ahead Gods Word the Word of Life will always prevail. Put the whole Word on and fight and do what He says to do. All Saints eyes will be open once again Glory to God Amen. Shalom.
  • Maria Drummond
    God has the backs of all those who place their trust in Him
  • Brianna
    Vs 2,3 may seem condescending, but that is not the case. Jehovah God is indeed slow to anger and great in power, but will by no means hold back punishment where punishment is due. So we all should examine our steps so as not to be counted as one of God's adversaries. We each reap what we sow.
  • Retno yuniarti for verse 14
    Any graven image is idol and will make God angry, and I have seen in the real life, the painting artist has cursed in their life, because they invite darkness in their life.