Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

The Lord is exalted, for He dwells on high;
He has filled Zion with justice and righteousness.

New American Standard Bible

The LORD is exalted, for He dwells on high; He has filled Zion with justice and righteousness.

King James Version

The LORD is exalted; for he dwelleth on high: he hath filled Zion with judgment and righteousness.

International Standard Version

"The LORD is exalted, for he lives on high; he has filled Zion with justice and righteousness.

A Conservative Version

LORD is exalted, for he dwells on high. He has filled Zion with justice and righteousness.

American Standard Version

Jehovah is exalted; for he dwelleth on high: he hath filled Zion with justice and righteousness.

Amplified

The Lord is exalted, for He dwells on high; He will fill Zion with justice and righteousness (moral and spiritual rectitude in every area and relation).

Bible in Basic English

The Lord is lifted up; his place is on high: he has made Zion full of righteousness and true religion.

Darby Translation

Jehovah is exalted; for he dwelleth on high: he hath filled Zion with justice and righteousness;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The LORD shall be exalted; he who dwells on the heights: for he has filled Zion with judgment and righteousness.

Julia Smith Translation

Jehovah was exalted; for he dwells On high: he filled Zion with judgment and justice.

King James 2000

The LORD is exalted; for he dwells on high: he has filled Zion with justice and righteousness.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yahweh [is] exalted, for [he] dwells [on] high; he filled Zion [with] justice and righteousness,

Modern King James verseion

Jehovah is exalted, for He dwells on high. He has filled Zion with judgment and righteousness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Stand up LORD, thou that dwellest on high: Let Zion be filled with equity and righteousness.

NET Bible

The Lord is exalted, indeed, he lives in heaven; he fills Zion with justice and fairness.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD is exalted, for he dwells on high. He has filled Zion with justice and righteousness.

The Emphasized Bible

Exalted is Yahweh, for he inhabiteth a height, - He hath filled Zion with justice and righteousness.

Webster

The LORD is exalted; for he dwelleth on high: he hath filled Zion with judgment and righteousness.

World English Bible

Yahweh is exalted, for he dwells on high. He has filled Zion with justice and righteousness.

Youngs Literal Translation

Set on high is Jehovah, for He is dwelling on high, He filled Zion with judgment and righteousness,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
is exalted
שׂגב 
Sagab 
Usage: 20

שׁכן 
Shakan 
Usage: 128

on high
מרום 
Marowm 
Usage: 54

מלא מלא 
Male' 
Usage: 251

ציּון 
Tsiyown 
Usage: 154

with judgment
משׁפּט 
Mishpat 
Usage: 421

Context Readings

Yahweh's Judgment And Help

4 Your spoil will be gathered as locusts are gathered;
people will swarm over it like an infestation of locusts.
5 The Lord is exalted, for He dwells on high;
He has filled Zion with justice and righteousness.
6 There will be times of security for you—
a storehouse of salvation, wisdom, and knowledge.
The fear of the Lord is Zion’s treasure.


Cross References

Isaiah 2:17

So human pride will be brought low,
and the loftiness of men will be humbled;
the Lord alone will be exalted on that day.

Exodus 9:16-17

However, I have let you live for this purpose: to show you My power and to make My name known in all the earth.

Exodus 15:1

Then Moses and the Israelites sang this song to the Lord. They said:I will sing to the Lord,
for He is highly exalted;
He has thrown the horse
and its rider into the sea.

Exodus 15:6

Lord, Your right hand is glorious in power.
Lord, Your right hand shattered the enemy.

Exodus 18:11

Now I know that Yahweh is greater than all gods, because He did wonders when the Egyptians acted arrogantly against Israel.”

2 Chronicles 31:20-21

Hezekiah did this throughout all Judah. He did what was good and upright and true before the Lord his God.

Job 40:9-14

Do you have an arm like God’s?
Can you thunder with a voice like His?

Psalm 21:11-13

Though they intend to harm you
and devise a wicked plan, they will not prevail.

Psalm 46:9-10

He makes wars cease throughout the earth.
He shatters bows and cuts spears to pieces;
He burns up the chariots.

Psalm 97:8-9

Zion hears and is glad,
and the towns of Judah rejoice
because of Your judgments, Lord.

Psalm 113:5-6

Who is like Yahweh our God—
the One enthroned on high,

Psalm 115:1-2

Not to us, Yahweh, not to us,
but to Your name give glory
because of Your faithful love, because of Your truth.

Psalm 118:16

The Lord’s right hand is raised.
The Lord’s right hand performs valiantly!”

Psalm 123:1

A song of ascents.I lift my eyes to You,
the One enthroned in heaven.

Isaiah 1:26-27

I will restore your judges to what they once were,
and your advisers to their former state.
Afterward you will be called the Righteous City,
a Faithful City.”

Isaiah 2:11

Human pride will be humbled,
and the loftiness of men will be brought low;
the Lord alone will be exalted on that day.

Isaiah 4:2-4

On that day the Branch of the Lord will be beautiful and glorious, and the fruit of the land will be the pride and glory of Israel’s survivors.

Isaiah 12:4

and on that day you will say:
“Give thanks to Yahweh; proclaim His name!
Celebrate His works among the peoples.
Declare that His name is exalted.

Isaiah 28:6

a spirit of justice
to the one who sits in judgment,
and strength
to those who turn back the battle at the gate.

Isaiah 32:1

Indeed, a king will reign righteously,
and rulers will rule justly.

Isaiah 32:15-18

until the Spirit from heaven is poured out on us.
Then the desert will become an orchard,
and the orchard will seem like a forest.

Isaiah 33:10

“Now I will rise up,” says the Lord.
“Now I will lift Myself up.
Now I will be exalted.

Isaiah 37:20

Now, Lord our God, save us from his power so that all the kingdoms of the earth may know that You are the Lord—You alone.

Isaiah 52:1

“Wake up, wake up;
put on your strength, Zion!
Put on your beautiful garments,
Jerusalem, the Holy City!
For the uncircumcised and the unclean
will no longer enter you.

Isaiah 54:11-14

“Poor Jerusalem, storm-tossed, and not comforted,
I will set your stones in black mortar,
and lay your foundations in sapphires.

Isaiah 57:15

For the High and Exalted One
who lives forever, whose name is Holy says this:
“I live in a high and holy place,
and with the oppressed and lowly of spirit,
to revive the spirit of the lowly
and revive the heart of the oppressed.

Isaiah 60:21

Then all your people will be righteous;
they will possess the land forever;
they are the branch I planted,
the work of My hands,
so that I may be glorified.

Isaiah 61:3

to provide for those who mourn in Zion;
to give them a crown of beauty instead of ashes,
festive oil instead of mourning,
and splendid clothes instead of despair.
And they will be called righteous trees,
planted by the Lord
to glorify Him.

Isaiah 61:11-1

For as the earth produces its growth,
and as a garden enables what is sown to spring up,
so the Lord God will cause righteousness and praise
to spring up before all the nations.

Isaiah 66:1

This is what the Lord says:Heaven is My throne,
and earth is My footstool.
What house could you possibly build for Me?
And what place could be My home?

Daniel 4:37

Now I, Nebuchadnezzar, praise, exalt, and glorify the King of heaven, because all His works are true and His ways are just. He is able to humble those who walk in pride.

Romans 3:26

God presented Him to demonstrate His righteousness at the present time, so that He would be righteous and declare righteous the one who has faith in Jesus.

Romans 11:26

And in this way all Israel will be saved, as it is written:The Liberator will come from Zion;
He will turn away godlessness from Jacob.

Ephesians 1:20-21

He demonstrated this power in the Messiah by raising Him from the dead and seating Him at His right hand in the heavens

Revelation 19:2-6

because His judgments are true and righteous,
because He has judged the notorious prostitute
who corrupted the earth with her sexual immorality;
and He has avenged the blood of His slaves
that was on her hands.

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