Psalms 27:9

“Hide not thy face far from me; put not thy servant away in anger: thou hast been my help; leave me not, neither forsake me, O God of my salvation.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Hide not thy face farre frō me, put not thy seruant away in anger: thou hast bin my helpe, leaue me not, neither forsake me, O God of my saluation.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Do not hide Your face from me, Do not turn Your servant away in anger; You have been my help; Do not abandon me nor forsake me, O God of my salvation!
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Hide not thy face from me; Put not thy servant away in anger: Thou hast been my help; Cast me not off, neither forsake me, O God of my salvation.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Let not your face be covered from me; do not put away your servant in wrath; you have been my help: do not give me up or take your support from me, O God of my salvation.
- Basic English Bible

Hide not thy face from me; put not thy servant away in anger: thou hast been my help; cast me not off, neither forsake me, O God of my salvation.
- Darby Bible

Hide not thy face from me; put not thy servant away in anger: thou hast been my help; leave me not, neither forsake me, O God of my salvation.
- Webster's Bible

Don't hide your face from me. Don't put your servant away in anger. You have been my help. Don't abandon me, neither forsake me, God of my salvation.
- World English Bible

Hide not Thy face from me, Turn not aside in anger Thy servant, My help Thou hast been. Leave me not, nor forsake me, O God of my salvation.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Hide not Thy face far from me; put not Thy servant away in anger; Thou hast been my help; cast me not off, neither forsake me, O God of my salvation.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 27:9


27:9 Away - From thy face or presence, or from the place of thy worship.


Discussion for Psalms 27:9

  • Gill Eastwood for verse 9
    Thought you might like to read this profound Psalm as it is quite a poignant and powerful message in todays society.
  • Timothy Wayne George for verse 9
    The Lord does not hide His face from His servant, even though others will. Jehovah God is our ever present help in a time of trouble, and He will be our guide until eternity. So trust ye in the Lord Jehovah for there is everlasting strength in Him.

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