Parallel Verses

King James Version

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

New American Standard Bible

But You, O Lord, abide forever,
And Your name to 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 shadow that declineth; and I am withered like grass. 12 But thou, O LORD, shalt endure for ever; and thy remembrance unto all generations. 13 Thou shalt arise, and have mercy upon Zion: for the time to favour her, yea, the set time, is come.

Cross References

Psalm 9:7

But the LORD shall endure for ever: he hath prepared his throne for judgment.

Psalm 135:13

Thy name, O LORD, endureth for ever; and thy memorial, O LORD, throughout all generations.

Exodus 3:15

And God said moreover unto Moses, Thus shalt thou say unto the children of Israel, The LORD God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob, hath sent me unto you: this is my name for ever, and this is my memorial unto all generations.

Lamentations 5:19

Thou, O LORD, remainest for ever; thy throne from generation to generation.

Deuteronomy 33:27

The eternal God is thy refuge, and underneath are the everlasting arms: and he shall thrust out the enemy from before thee; and shall say, Destroy them.

Psalm 90:1-2

{A Prayer of Moses the man of God.} Lord, thou hast been our dwelling place in all generations.

Psalm 102:24-27

I said, O my God, take me not away in the midst of my days: thy years are throughout all generations.

Isaiah 44:6

Thus saith the LORD the King of Israel, and his redeemer the LORD of hosts; I am the first, and I am the last; and beside me there is no God.

Isaiah 60:15

Whereas thou hast been forsaken and hated, so that no man went through thee, I will make thee an eternal excellency, a joy of many generations.

Hebrews 13:8

Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and to day, and for ever.

Revelation 1:17-18

And when I saw him, I fell at his feet as dead. And he laid his right hand upon me, saying unto me, Fear not; I am the first and the last:

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