2 Samuel 16:12

“It may be that the LORD will look on mine affliction, and that the LORD will requite me good for his cursing this day.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

It may bee that the Lord will looke on mine affliction, and that the Lord will requite good for his cursing this day.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Perhaps the LORD will look on my affliction and return good to me instead of his cursing this day."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

It may be that Jehovah will look on the wrong done unto me, and that Jehovah will requite me good for `his' cursing of me this day.
- American Standard Version (1901)

It may be that the Lord will take note of my wrongs, and give me back good in answer to his cursing of me today.
- Basic English Bible

It may be that Jehovah will look on mine affliction, and that Jehovah will requite me good for my being cursed this day.
- Darby Bible

It may be that the LORD will look on my affliction, and that the LORD will requite me good for his cursing this day.
- Webster's Bible

It may be that Yahweh will look on the wrong done to me, and that Yahweh will repay me good for the cursing of me today."
- World English Bible

it may be Jehovah doth look on mine affliction, and Jehovah hath turned back to me good for his reviling this day.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

It may be that the LORD will look on mine eye, and that the LORD will requite me good for his cursing of me this day.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for 2 Samuel 16:12

  • Fletcher for verse 12
    King David was very wise and learned because of his great suffering. King David loved God when he went through adversity and considered his ways! He was sensitive to God 's Spirit.
  • Fletcher for verse 12
    King David was very wise and learned because of his great suffering. King David loved God when he went through adversity and considered his ways! He was sensitive to God 's Spirit.

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