Parallel Verses

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.

Holman Bible

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

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 And your spoil shall be gathered like the gathering of the caterpillar: as the running to and fro of locusts shall he run upon them. 5 The LORD is exalted, for He dwells on high; He has filled Zion with justice and righteousness. 6 And in thy times wisdom and knowledge, and the strength of salvation shall reign: the fear of the LORD shall be his treasure.


Cross References

Isaiah 2:17

And the loftiness of man shall be bowed down, and the haughtiness of men shall be made low; and the LORD alone shall be exalted in that day.

Exodus 9:16-17

For in truth I have placed thee to declare my power in thee, and that my name may be declared throughout all the earth.

Exodus 15:1

Then Moses and the sons of Israel sang this song unto the LORD and spoke, saying, I will sing unto the LORD, for he has triumphed gloriously; the horse and his rider he has thrown into the sea.

Exodus 15:6

Thy right hand, O LORD, is become glorious in power; thy right hand, O LORD, has dashed the enemy in pieces.

Exodus 18:11

Now I know that the LORD is greater than all gods; for in the thing in which they dealt proudly he prevailed against them.

2 Chronicles 31:20-21

And thus did Hezekiah throughout all Judah and wrought that which was good and right and true before the LORD his God.

Job 40:9-14

Hast thou an arm like God? And canst thou thunder with a voice like him?

Psalm 21:11-13

For they intended evil against thee; they imagined a wicked device, but they did not prevail.

Psalm 46:9-10

He makes wars to cease unto the end of the earth; he breaks the bow and cuts the spear in sunder; he burns the chariot in the fire.

Psalm 97:8-9

Zion heard and was glad; and the daughters of Judah rejoiced because of thy judgments, O LORD.

Psalm 113:5-6

Who is like unto the LORD our God, who dwells on high,

Psalm 115:1-2

Not unto us, O LORD, not unto us, but unto thy name give glory, for thy mercy and for thy truth.

Psalm 118:16

The right hand of the LORD is exalted; the right hand of the LORD does valiantly.

Psalm 123:1

Unto thee I lift up mine eyes, O thou that dwellest in the heavens.

Isaiah 1:26-27

and I will restore thy judges as at the first and thy counsellors as at the beginning; afterward thou shalt be called The city of righteousness, the faithful city.

Isaiah 2:11

The lofty looks of man shall be humbled, and the haughtiness of men shall be bowed down, and the LORD alone shall be exalted in that day.

Isaiah 4:2-4

In that day the branch of the LORD shall be for beauty and glory and the fruit of the earth for greatness and honour to those that are freed of Israel.

Isaiah 12:4

And in that day ye shall say, Sing unto the LORD, call upon his name, declare his doings among the peoples, remember how his name is exalted.

Isaiah 28:6

And for a spirit of judgment to him that sits upon the throne of judgment, and for strength to those that turn the battle to the gate.

Isaiah 32:1

Behold, one king shall reign in righteousness, and princes shall preside unto judgment.

Isaiah 32:15-18

until the spirit is poured upon us from on high, and the wilderness is turned into a fruitful field, and the fruitful field is counted for a forest.

Isaiah 33:10

Now I will rise up, saith the LORD; now I will be exalted; now I will be lifted up.

Isaiah 37:20

Now therefore, O LORD our God, save us from his hand that all the kingdoms of the earth may know that thou art the LORD, even thou only.

Isaiah 52:1

Awake, awake; put on thy strength, O Zion; put on thy beautiful garments, O Jerusalem, the holy city: for from now on the uncircumcised and the unclean shall no longer come into thee.

Isaiah 54:11-14

O thou afflicted, tossed with tempest, and not comforted, behold, I will cement thy stones upon carbuncle and lay thy foundations upon sapphires.

Isaiah 57:15

For thus has said the high and lofty One that inhabits eternity, whose name is The Holy One; I dwell in the high place and in holiness and with him also that is of a contrite and humble spirit to cause the spirit of the humble to live and to cause the heart of the contrite ones to live.

Isaiah 60:21

And thy people shall all be righteous; they shall inherit the land for ever; they shall be shoots of my planting, the work of my hands, that I may be glorified.

Isaiah 61:3

to order in Zion those that mourn, to give unto them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning, the garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness; that they might be called trees of righteousness, the planting of the LORD, that he might be glorified.

Isaiah 61:11-1

For as the earth brings forth her shoot and as the garden causes her seed to spring forth so the Lord GOD will cause righteousness and praise to spring forth before all the Gentiles.

Isaiah 66:1

Thus saith the LORD, The heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool: where shall remain this house that ye built unto me? and where shall remain this place of my rest?

Daniel 4:37

Now I, Nebuchadnezzar, praise and build up and glorify the King of heaven because all his works are truth, and his ways judgment: and he is able to humble those that walk with arrogance.

Romans 3:26

manifesting in this time his righteousness that he only be the just one and the justifier of him that is of the faith of Jesus.

Romans 11:26

And even if all Israel were saved, as it is written: There shall come out of Sion the Deliverer, and shall take away the ungodliness from Jacob;

Ephesians 1:20-21

which operated in the Christ, raising him from the dead and setting him at his own right hand in the heavenly places,

Revelation 19:2-6

for true and righteous are his judgments; for he has judged the great whore, who corrupted the earth with her fornication, and has avenged the blood of his slaves at her hand.

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