Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

But You, O Lord, abide forever,
And Your name to all generations.

King James Version

But thou, O LORD, shalt endure for ever; and thy remembrance unto all generations.

Holman Bible

But You, Lord, are enthroned forever;
Your fame endures to all generations.

International Standard Version

But you, LORD, are enthroned forever; You are remembered throughout all generations.

A Conservative Version

But thou, O LORD, will abide forever, and thy memorial to all generations.

American Standard Version

But thou, O Jehovah, wilt abide for ever; And thy memorial name unto all generations.


But You, O Lord, are enthroned forever [ruling eternally as sovereign];
And [the fame and glory of] Your name [endures] to all generations.

Darby Translation

But thou, Jehovah, abidest for ever, and thy memorial from generation to generation.

Julia Smith Translation

And thou, O Jehovah, wilt remain forever; and thy remembrance to generation And generation.

King James 2000

But you, O LORD, shall endure forever; and your remembrance unto all generations.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But you, O Yahweh, abide forever, and your remembrance {from generation to generation}.

Modern King James verseion

But You, O Jehovah, shall endure forever; and Your memory to all generations.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But thou, O LORD, endurest forever, and thy remembrance throughout all generations.

NET Bible

But you, O Lord, rule forever, and your reputation endures.

New Heart English Bible

But you, LORD, will abide forever; your renown endures to all generations.

The Emphasized Bible

But, thou, O Yahweh, age-abidingly wilt remain, And the memorial of thee, to generation after generation.


But thou, O LORD, shalt endure for ever; and thy remembrance to all generations.

World English Bible

But you, Yahweh, will remain forever; your renown endures to all generations.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Thou, O Jehovah, to the age abidest, And Thy memorial to all generations.



Context Readings

Affliction In Light Of Eternity

11 My days are like a lengthened shadow,
And I wither away like grass.
12 But You, O Lord, abide forever,
And Your name to all generations.
13 You will arise and have compassion on Zion;
For it is time to be gracious to her,
For the appointed time has come.

Cross References

Psalm 9:7

But the Lord abides forever;
He has established His throne for judgment,

Psalm 135:13

Your name, O Lord, is everlasting,
Your remembrance, O Lord, throughout all generations.

Exodus 3:15

God, furthermore, said to Moses, “Thus you shall say to the sons of Israel, ‘The Lord, the God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob, has sent me to you.’ This is My name forever, and this is My memorial-name to all generations.

Lamentations 5:19

You, O Lord, rule forever;
Your throne is from generation to generation.

Deuteronomy 33:27

The eternal God is a dwelling place,
And underneath are the everlasting arms;
And He drove out the enemy from before you,
And said, ‘Destroy!’

Psalm 90:1-2

A Prayer of Moses, the man of God.
Lord, You have been our dwelling place in all generations.

Psalm 102:24-27

I say, “O my God, do not take me away in the midst of my days,
Your years are throughout all generations.

Isaiah 44:6

“Thus says the Lord, the King of Israel and his Redeemer, the Lord of hosts:
‘I am the first and I am the last,
And there is no God besides Me.

Isaiah 60:15

“Whereas you have been forsaken and hated
With no one passing through,
I will make you an everlasting pride,
A joy from generation to generation.

Hebrews 13:8

Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.

Revelation 1:17-18

When I saw Him, I fell at His feet like a dead man. And He placed His right hand on me, saying, Do not be afraid; I am the first and the last,

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