Parallel Verses

Amplified

Therefore You are great, O Lord God; for there is none like You, and there is no God besides You, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

New American Standard Bible

For this reason You are great, O Lord God; for there is none like You, and there is no God besides You, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

King James Version

Wherefore thou art great, O LORD God: for there is none like thee, neither is there any God beside thee, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

Holman Bible

This is why You are great, Lord God. There is no one like You, and there is no God besides You, as all we have heard confirms.

International Standard Version

And therefore you are great, Lord GOD, there is no one like you, there is no God except for you, just as we've heard with our own ears.

A Conservative Version

Therefore thou are great, O LORD God, for there is none like thee, neither is there any God besides thee, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

American Standard Version

Wherefore thou art great, O Jehovah God: for there is none like thee, neither is there any God besides thee, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

Bible in Basic English

Truly you are great, O Lord God: there is no one like you and no other God but you, as is clear from everything which has come to our ears.

Darby Translation

Wherefore thou art great, Jehovah Elohim; for there is none like thee, neither is there any God beside thee, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

Julia Smith Translation

For this thou wert great, Jehovah God: for none as thee, for no God beside thee according to all we heard in our ears.

King James 2000

Therefore you are great, O LORD God: for there is none like you, neither is there any God besides you, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Therefore you [are] great, my lord Yahweh, for there is no one like you, and there [is] no god except you, in all that we have heard with our ears.

Modern King James verseion

Therefore You are great, O Jehovah God. For there is none like You, neither is there any God besides You, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Wherefore, thou art great O LORD God and there is none like thee, neither is there any God save thou, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

NET Bible

Therefore you are great, O Lord God, for there is none like you! There is no God besides you! What we have heard is true!

New Heart English Bible

Therefore you are great, LORD God. For there is none like you, neither is there any God besides you, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

The Emphasized Bible

For this cause, hast thou magnified thyself, O Yahweh Elohim, - for there is none like unto, thee, yea there is no God besides thee, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

Webster

Wherefore thou art great, O LORD God: for there is none like thee, neither is there any God besides thee, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

World English Bible

Therefore you are great, Yahweh God. For there is none like you, neither is there any God besides you, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

Youngs Literal Translation

Therefore Thou hast been great, Jehovah God, for there is none like Thee, and there is no God save Thee, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּדל 
Gadal 
Usage: 115

O Lord

Usage: 0

God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

זוּלה 
Zuwlah 
beside..., save, only, but me, but
Usage: 16

References

Easton

Fausets

Images 2 Samuel 7:22

Prayers for 2 Samuel 7:22

Context Readings

David Responds To Yahweh's Covenant

21 Because of Your word (promise), and in accordance with Your own heart, You have done all these great and astounding things to let Your servant know (understand). 22 Therefore You are great, O Lord God; for there is none like You, and there is no God besides You, according to all that we have heard with our ears. 23 What one nation on earth is like Your people Israel, whom God went to redeem for Himself as a people and to make a name for Himself, and to do great and awesome things for Yourself and for Your land, before Your people whom You have redeemed for Yourself from Egypt, from nations and their gods?



Cross References

Exodus 15:11


“Who is like You among the gods, O Lord?
Who is like You, majestic in holiness,
Awesome in splendor, working wonders?

Deuteronomy 3:24

‘O Lord God, You have only begun to show Your servant Your greatness and Your mighty hand; for what god is there in heaven or on earth that can do such works and mighty acts (miracles) as Yours?

Psalm 48:1

Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised,
In the city of our God, His holy mountain.

Psalm 86:10


For You are great and do wondrous works!
You alone are God.

1 Samuel 2:2


“There is no one holy like the Lord,
There is no one besides You,
There is no Rock like our God.

1 Chronicles 16:25


For great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised;
He is also to be feared [with awe-filled reverence] above all gods.

2 Chronicles 2:5

The house I am going to build will be great, for our God is greater than all the gods.

Psalm 86:8


There is no one like You among the gods, O Lord,
Nor are there any works [of wonder and majesty] like Yours.

Psalm 89:6


For who in the heavens can be compared to the Lord?
Who among the divine beings is like the Lord,

Psalm 89:8


O Lord God of hosts, who is like You, O mighty Lord?
Your faithfulness surrounds You [as an intrinsic, unchangeable part of Your very being].

Isaiah 45:5


“I am the Lord, and there is no one else;
There is no God except Me.
I will embrace and arm you, though you have not known Me,

Exodus 10:2

and that you may recount and explain in the hearing of your son, and your grandson, what I have done [repeatedly] to make a mockery of the Egyptians—My signs [of divine power] which I have done among them—so that you may know [without any doubt] and recognize [clearly] that I am the Lord.”

Deuteronomy 4:35

It was shown to you so that you might have [personal] knowledge and comprehend that the Lord is God; there is no other besides Him.

Deuteronomy 32:39


‘See now that I, I am He,
And there is no god besides Me;
It is I who put to death and I who give life.
I have wounded and it is I who heal,
And there is no one who can deliver from [the power of] My hand.

Psalm 44:1

We have heard with our ears, O God,
Our fathers have told us
The work You did in their days,
In the days of old.

Psalm 96:4


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

Psalm 135:5


For I know that the Lord is great
And that our Lord is above all gods.

Psalm 145:3


Great is the Lord, and highly to be praised,
And His greatness is [so vast and profound as to be] unsearchable [incomprehensible to man].

Isaiah 40:18


To whom then will you liken God?
Or with what likeness will you compare Him?

Isaiah 40:25


“To whom then will you compare Me
That I would be his equal?” says the Holy One.

Isaiah 45:18

For the Lord, who created the heavens (He is God, who formed the earth and made it; He established it and did not create it to be a wasteland, but formed it to be inhabited) says this,

“I am the Lord, and there is no one else.

Isaiah 45:22


“Turn to Me and be saved, all the ends of the earth;
For I am God, and there is no other.

Jeremiah 10:6-7


There is none like You, O Lord;
You are great, and great is Your mighty and powerful name.

Ezekiel 36:22

“Therefore say to the house of Israel, ‘Thus says the Lord God, “It is not for your sake, O house of Israel, that I am about to act, but for My holy name, which you have profaned among the nations where you went.

Ezekiel 36:32

I am not doing this for your sake,” says the Lord God. “Let that be known to you. Be ashamed and humiliated for your [wicked] ways, O house of Israel!”

Micah 7:18


Who is a God like You, who forgives wickedness
And passes over the rebellious acts of the remnant of His possession?
He does not retain His anger forever,
Because He [constantly] delights in mercy and lovingkindness.

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