I have waited for thy salvation, O LORD.
Oh, that Israel's deliverance would come from Zion! When the LORD restores His captive people, Jacob will rejoice; Israel will be glad.
Remember, LORD, Your compassion and Your faithful love, for they [have existed] from antiquity.
[For the choir director. A Davidic psalm.] I waited patiently for the LORD, and He turned to me and heard my cry for help.
[For the choir director: according to Jeduthun. A Davidic psalm.] I am at rest in God alone; my salvation comes from Him.
Rest in God alone, my soul, for my hope comes from Him.
Show us Your faithful love, LORD, and give us Your salvation.
Let Your faithful love come to me, LORD, Your salvation, as You promised.
LORD, I hope for Your salvation and carry out Your commands.
I long for Your salvation, LORD, and Your instruction is my delight.
Like a servant's eyes on His master's hand, like a servant girl's eyes on her mistress's hand, so our eyes are on the LORD our God until He shows us favor.
I wait for the LORD; I wait, and put my hope in His word.
I will wait for the Lord, who is hiding His face from the house of Jacob. I will wait for Him.
On that day it will be said, "Look, this is our God; we have waited for Him, and He has saved us. This is the Lord; we have waited for Him. Let us rejoice and be glad in His salvation."
Now make a deal with my master, the king of Assyria. I'll give you 2,000 horses if you can put riders on them!
Therefore the LORD is waiting to show you mercy, and is rising up to show you compassion, for the LORD is a just God. Happy are all who wait patiently for Him.
LORD, be gracious to us! We wait for You. Be our strength every morning, and our salvation in time of trouble.
The LORD is good to those who wait for Him, to the person who seeks Him.
But as for me, I will look to the LORD; I will wait for the God of my salvation. My God will hear me.
She will give birth to a son, and you are to name Him Jesus, because He will save His people from their sins."
Joseph of Arimathea, a prominent member of the Sanhedrin who was himself looking forward to the kingdom of God, came and boldly went in to Pilate and asked for Jesus' body.
Then the angel told her: Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God.
There was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon. This man was righteous and devout, looking forward to Israel's consolation, and the Holy Spirit was on him.
For my eyes have seen Your salvation.
who had not agreed with their plan and action. He was from Arimathea, a Judean town, and was looking forward to the kingdom of God.
For the creation eagerly waits with anticipation for God's sons to be revealed.
But if we hope for what we do not see, we eagerly wait for it with patience.
For by the Spirit we eagerly wait for the hope of righteousness from faith.
and to wait for His Son from heaven, whom He raised from the dead-- Jesus, who rescues us from the coming wrath.