Parallel Verses

Amplified


The kings of the earth took their stand [to attack],
And the rulers were assembled together
Against the Lord and against His Anointed (the Christ, the Messiah).’

New American Standard Bible

The kings of the earth took their stand,
And the rulers were gathered together
Against the Lord and against His Christ.’

King James Version

The kings of the earth stood up, and the rulers were gathered together against the Lord, and against his Christ.

Holman Bible

The kings of the earth took their stand
and the rulers assembled together
against the Lord and against His Messiah.

International Standard Version

The kings of the earth take their stand, and rulers meet together against the Lord and against his Messiah.'

A Conservative Version

The kings of the earth stood up, and the rulers were gathered together, against the Lord, and against his Christ.

American Standard Version

The kings of the earth set themselves in array, And the rulers were gathered together, Against the Lord, and against his Anointed:

An Understandable Version

The kings of the earth [i.e., Herod and Pilate] took their stand [against Jesus], and the rulers [of the Jews] gathered against the Lord and against His Anointed One [i.e., Christ].'

Anderson New Testament

The kings of the land stood up, and the rulers met together against the Lord and against his anointed.

Bible in Basic English

The kings of the earth were lifted up, the rulers came together, against the Lord, and against his Christ:

Common New Testament

The kings of the earth took their stand, and the rulers were gathered together against the Lord and against his Christ.'

Daniel Mace New Testament

the kings of the earth stood up, and the rulers were gathered together against the Lord, and against his Christ."

Darby Translation

The kings of the earth were there, and the rulers were gathered together against the Lord and against his Christ.

Godbey New Testament

The kings of the earth stood up, and the rulers were gathered together against the Lord and his Christ.

Goodspeed New Testament

The kings of the earth stood by, And the rulers assembled Against the Lord and against his Christ.'

John Wesley New Testament

The kings of the earth set themselves in array, and the rulers were gathered together against the Lord and against his Christ.

Julia Smith Translation

Kings of the earth stood up, and rulers were gathered together upon one and the same, against the Lord, and against his Christ.

King James 2000

The kings of the earth stood up, and the rulers were gathered together against the Lord, and against his Christ.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The kings of the earth stood opposed, and the rulers assembled together at the same [place], against the Lord and against his Christ.'

Modern King James verseion

The kings of the earth stood up, and the rulers were gathered together against the Lord and against His Christ."

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The kings of the earth stood up and the rulers came together against the Lord, and against his Christ.'

Moffatt New Testament

The kings of the earth stood ready, the rulers mustered together against the Lord and his Christ.

Montgomery New Testament

"The kings of the earth set themselves in array, And the rulers were gathered together Against the Lord and against his Christ.

NET Bible

The kings of the earth stood together, and the rulers assembled together, against the Lord and against his Christ.'

New Heart English Bible

The kings of the earth take a stand, and the rulers take council together, against the Lord, and against his Messiah.'

Noyes New Testament

The kings of the earth came up, and the rulers assembled together, against the Lord, and against his Anointed."

Sawyer New Testament

the kings of the earth stood up, and the rulers were assembled together against the Lord, and against his anointed.

The Emphasized Bible

The kings of the earth stationed themselves, and, the rulers, were gathered together, with one intent, against the Lord, and against his Christ.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

The kings of the earth rose up, and the rulers were gathered together against the Lord and against his Messiah.

Twentieth Century New Testament

The kings of the earth set their array, and its rulers gathered together, against the Lord and against his Christ.'

Webster

The kings of the earth stood up, and the rulers were assembled against the Lord, and against his Christ.

Weymouth New Testament

The kings of the earth came near, and the rulers assembled together against the Lord and against His Anointed.'"

Williams New Testament

The kings of the earth took their stand. The rulers met against the Lord, and too, against His Christ.'

World English Bible

The kings of the earth take a stand, and the rulers take council together, against the Lord, and against his Christ.'

Worrell New Testament

The kings of the earth did set themselves in array; and the rulers assembled together, against the Lord, and against His Christ.'

Worsley New Testament

The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers were gathered together against the Lord and against his anointed.

Youngs Literal Translation

the kings of the earth stood up, and the rulers were gathered together against the Lord and against His Christ;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
βασιλεύς 
Basileus 
Usage: 99

of the earth
γῆ 
Ge 
Usage: 186

stood up
παρίστημι παριστάνω 
Paristemi 
Usage: 38

and



and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0
Usage: 0

the rulers
ἄρχων 
Archon 
Usage: 32

συνάγω 
sunago 
Usage: 40

ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

κατά 
Kata 
κατά 
Kata 
according to, after, against, in, by, daily , as,
according to, after, against, in, by, daily , as,
Usage: 428
Usage: 428

the Lord
κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

his

Usage: 0

References

Context Readings

The Believers Pray For Continued Bold Witness

25 who by the Holy Spirit, through the mouth of our father David, Your servant, said,

Why did the nations (Gentiles) become arrogant and rage,
And the peoples devise futile things [against the Lord]?
26 
The kings of the earth took their stand [to attack],
And the rulers were assembled together
Against the Lord and against His Anointed (the Christ, the Messiah).’
27 For in this city there were gathered together against Your holy Servant Jesus, whom You anointed, both Herod and Pontius Pilate, along with the Gentiles and the peoples of Israel,


Cross References

Luke 4:18


The Spirit of the Lord is upon Me (the Messiah),
Because He has anointed Me to preach the good news to the poor.
He has sent Me to announce release (pardon, forgiveness) to the captives,
And recovery of sight to the blind,
To set free those who are oppressed (downtrodden, bruised, crushed by tragedy),

Acts 10:38

how God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and with great power; and He went around doing good and healing all who were oppressed by the devil, because God was with Him.

Hebrews 1:9


You have loved righteousness [integrity, virtue, uprightness in purpose] and have hated lawlessness [injustice, sin].
Therefore God, Your God, Has anointed You
With the oil of gladness above Your companions.”

Revelation 11:15

Then the seventh angel sounded [his trumpet]; and there were loud voices in heaven, saying,

“The kingdom (dominion, rule) of the world has become the kingdom of our Lord and of His Christ; and He will reign forever and ever.”

Psalm 2:2


The kings of the earth take their stand;
And the rulers take counsel together
Against the Lord and His Anointed (the Davidic King, the Messiah, the Christ), saying,

Psalm 83:2-8


For behold, Your enemies are in tumult,
And those who hate You have raised their heads [in hatred of You].

Daniel 9:24

“Seventy weeks [of years, or 490 years] have been decreed for your people and for your holy city (Jerusalem), to finish the transgression, to make an end of sins, to make atonement (reconciliation) for wickedness, to bring in everlasting righteousness (right-standing with God), to seal up vision and prophecy and prophet, and to anoint the Most Holy Place.

Joel 3:9-14


Proclaim this among the [pagan] nations:
Prepare a war! Stir up the mighty men!
Let all the men of war come near, let them come up!

Revelation 12:10

Then I heard a loud voice in heaven, saying,

“Now the salvation, and the power, and the kingdom (dominion, reign) of our God, and the authority of His Christ have come; for the accuser of our [believing] brothers and sisters has been thrown down [at last], he who accuses them and keeps bringing charges [of sinful behavior] against them before our God day and night.

Revelation 17:12-14

The ten horns that you saw are ten kings who have not yet received a kingdom, but [together] they receive authority as kings for a single hour [for a common purpose] along with the beast.

Revelation 17:17

For God has put it in their hearts to carry out His purpose by agreeing together to surrender their kingdom to the beast, until the [prophetic] words of God will be fulfilled.

Revelation 19:16-21

And on His robe and on His thigh He has a name inscribed, “KING OF KINGS, AND LORD OF LORDS.”

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