Parallel Verses

Amplified

For great is the Lord and greatly to be praised; He also is to be [reverently] feared above all so-called gods.

New American Standard Bible

For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised; He also is to be feared above all gods.

King James Version

For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised: he also is to be feared above all gods.

Holman Bible

For the Lord is great and highly praised;
He is feared above all gods.

International Standard Version

because the LORD is great, and he is praised greatly! He is feared above every god.

A Conservative Version

For great is LORD, and greatly to be praised. He also is to be feared above all gods.

American Standard Version

For great is Jehovah, and greatly to be praised: He also is to be feared above all gods.

Bible in Basic English

For the Lord is great, and greatly to be praised; and he is more to be feared than all other gods.

Darby Translation

For Jehovah is great, and exceedingly to be praised; And he is terrible above all gods.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised; he also is to be feared above all gods.

Julia Smith Translation

For great is Jehovah, and greatly praised: and he to be feared above all gods.

King James 2000

For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised: he also is to be feared above all gods.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For Yahweh [is] great and greatly praised, and he is feared among all gods.

Modern King James verseion

For great is Jehovah, and greatly to be praised. He also is to be feared above all gods.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For great is the LORD and to be praised exceedingly: and terrible is he above all Gods.

NET Bible

For the Lord is great and certainly worthy of praise, he is more awesome than all gods.

New Heart English Bible

For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised. He also is to be feared above all gods.

The Emphasized Bible

For great is Yahweh, and worthy to be mightily praised, and to be revered is he above all gods;

Webster

For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised: he also is to be feared above all gods.

World English Bible

For great is Yahweh, and greatly to be praised. He also is to be feared above all gods.

Youngs Literal Translation

For great is Jehovah, and praised greatly, And fearful He is above all gods.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

is the Lord

Usage: 0

to be praised
הלל 
Halal 
Usage: 165

he also is to be feared
ירא 
Yare' 
Usage: 334

Verse Info

Context Readings

David's Psalm Of Thanksgiving

24 Declare His glory among the nations, His marvelous works among all peoples. 25 For great is the Lord and greatly to be praised; He also is to be [reverently] feared above all so-called gods. 26 For all the gods of the people are [lifeless] idols, but the Lord made the heavens.



Cross References

Psalm 89:7

A God greatly feared and revered in the council of the holy (angelic) ones, and to be feared and worshipfully revered above all those who are round about Him?

Psalm 76:7

You, even You, are to be feared [with awe and reverence]! Who may stand in Your presence when once Your anger is roused?

Psalm 144:3-6

Lord, what is man that You take notice of him? Or [the] son of man that You take account of him?

Exodus 15:11

Who is like You, O Lord, among the gods? Who is like You, glorious in holiness, awesome in splendor, doing wonders?

Psalm 66:3-5

Say to God, How awesome and fearfully glorious are Your works! Through the greatness of Your power shall Your enemies submit themselves to You [with feigned and reluctant obedience].

Isaiah 40:12-17

Who has measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, marked off the heavens with a [nine-inch] span, enclosed the dust of the earth in a measure, and weighed the mountains in scales and the hills in a balance?

Jeremiah 5:22

Do you not fear and reverence Me? says the Lord. Do you not tremble before Me? I placed the sand for the boundary of the sea, a perpetual barrier beyond which it cannot pass and by an everlasting ordinance beyond which it cannot go? And though the waves of the sea toss and shake themselves, yet they cannot prevail [against the feeble grains of sand which God has ordained by nature to be sufficient for His purpose]; though [the billows] roar, yet they cannot pass over that [barrier]. [Is not such a God to be reverently feared and worshiped?]

Jeremiah 10:6-10

None at all is like You, O Lord; You are great, and Your name is great in might.

Revelation 15:3-4

And they sang the song of Moses the servant of God and the song of the Lamb, saying, Mighty and marvelous are Your works, O Lord God the Omnipotent! Righteous (just) and true are Your ways, O Sovereign of the ages (King of the nations)!

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