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 1:7

  • Rev T sapho for verse 7
    God is good all the time
  • Connie kerich for verse 7
    Our strong hold in trouble Almighty
  • Cheryl. C. for verse 7
    Yes !!!! God is Good !!!! He is a strong hold(Almighty). I do not believe we could really comprehend the capability of His Mighty Goodness and Strength nor can we comprehend that He knows us more than we know ourselves. Yes,Shibu: God the Yahweh;God The creator of all: The Great I AM !!!!!
  • The Lord is MY STRENGTH...In my time of distress I will call upon the Lord, My REFUGE & MY STRONGHOLD...I TRUST GOD & KNOW THAT HE WILL TAKE CARE OF ME, BECAUSE I LOVE HIM SO MUCH, HE'S NEVER LET ME DOWN. & ALWAYS ON TIME...
  • Nomfundiso for verse 7
    I thank God for His ackowledgement to those who trust in Him. His a good God, we have to trust Him with all our heart, mind and soul.
  • Actualy God is good He has never abandoned His people.