Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Jehovah stood up to contend and he stood to judge the peoples.

New American Standard Bible

The Lord arises to contend,
And stands to judge the people.

King James Version

The LORD standeth up to plead, and standeth to judge the people.

Holman Bible

The Lord rises to argue the case
and stands to judge the people.

International Standard Version

The LORD is taking his place to argue his case; he's standing up to judge the people.

A Conservative Version

LORD stands up to contend, and stands to judge the peoples.

American Standard Version

Jehovah standeth up to contend, and standeth to judge the peoples.

Amplified


The Lord rises to contend,
And stands to judge the people.

Bible in Basic English

The Lord is ready to take up his cause against his people, and is about to come forward as their judge.

Darby Translation

Jehovah setteth himself to plead, and standeth to judge the peoples.

King James 2000

The LORD stands up to plead, and stands to judge the people.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yahweh takes his stand to conduct a legal case and takes his stand to judge [the] peoples.

Modern King James verseion

Jehovah stands up to plead His case, and stands up to judge the people.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The LORD is risen up to commune of the matter, and standeth to give judgment with the people.

NET Bible

The Lord takes his position to judge; he stands up to pass sentence on his people.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD stands up to contend, and stands to judge the peoples.

The Emphasized Bible

Yahweh hath taken his station to plead, - And is standing to judge peoples:

Webster

The LORD standeth up to plead, and standeth to judge the people.

World English Bible

Yahweh stands up to contend, and stands to judge the peoples.

Youngs Literal Translation

Jehovah hath stood up to plead, And He is standing to judge the peoples.

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נצב 
Natsab 
Usage: 75

to plead
רוּב ריבo 
Riyb 
Usage: 66

to judge
דּוּן דּין 
Diyn 
Usage: 24

Context Readings

Leaders Of Judah And Jerusalem

12 My people, their tyrants from children, and women ruled over them. My people, they calling thee happy, causing to err; they destroyed the way of thy paths. 13 Jehovah stood up to contend and he stood to judge the peoples. 14 Jehovah will go into judgment with the old men of his people and his chiefs: and ye burnt up the vineyard; the spoil of the poor is in your houses.



Cross References

Micah 6:2

Hear ye mountains the contention of Jehovah, and ye perpetual foundations of the earth: for a contention to Jehovah with his people, and he will dispute with Israel

Psalm 12:5

From the oppression of the poor, from the sighing of the needy, now will I arise, Jehovah will say; I will set with salvation, he will puff at him.

Proverbs 22:22-23

Thou shalt not strip the poor because he is poor: and thou shalt not crush the humble in the gate.

Proverbs 23:10-11

Thou shalt not remove the old bound; and into the field of the orphans thou shalt not come:

Hosea 4:1-2

Hear the word of Jehovah, ye sons of Israel: for a contention to Jehovah with the inhabitants of the land, for no truth and no kindness and no knowledge of God in the land.

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