Parallel Verses


When the Lord builds up Zion, He will appear in His glory;

New American Standard Bible

For the LORD has built up Zion; He has appeared in His glory.

King James Version

When the LORD shall build up Zion, he shall appear in his glory.

Holman Bible

for the Lord will rebuild Zion;
He will appear in His glory.

International Standard Version

When the LORD rebuilds Zion, he will appear in his glory.

A Conservative Version

For LORD has built up Zion. He has appeared in his glory.

American Standard Version

For Jehovah hath built up Zion; He hath appeared in his glory.

Darby Translation

When Jehovah shall build up Zion, he will appear in his glory.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

because the LORD shall have built up Zion, and he shall be seen in his glory.

Julia Smith Translation

For Jehovah built Zion, he was seen in his glory

King James 2000

When the LORD shall build up Zion, he shall appear in his glory.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For Yahweh will rebuild Zion; he will appear in his glory.

Modern King James verseion

When Jehovah shall build up Zion, He shall appear in His glory.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

when the LORD shall build up Zion, and when his glory shall appear;

NET Bible

when the Lord rebuilds Zion, and reveals his splendor,

New Heart English Bible

For the LORD has built up Zion. He has appeared in his glory.

The Emphasized Bible

When Yahweh, hath built up, Zion, Hath appeared in his glory;


When the LORD shall build up Zion, he will appear in his glory.

World English Bible

For Yahweh has built up Zion. He has appeared in his glory.

Youngs Literal Translation

For Jehovah hath builded Zion, He hath been seen in His honour,



Context Readings

Affliction In Light Of Eternity

15 So the nations shall fear and worshipfully revere the name of the Lord, and all the kings of the earth Your glory. 16 When the Lord builds up Zion, He will appear in His glory; 17 He will regard the plea of the destitute and will not despise their prayer.

Cross References

Isaiah 60:1-2

Arise [from the depression and prostration in which circumstances have kept you -- "rise to a new life]! Shine (be radiant with the glory of the Lord), for your light has come, and the glory of the Lord has risen upon you!

Psalm 147:2

The Lord is building up Jerusalem; He is gathering together the exiles of Israel.

Psalm 51:18

Do good in Your good pleasure to Zion; rebuild the walls of Jerusalem.

Psalm 69:35

For God will save Zion and rebuild the cities of Judah; and [His servants] shall remain and dwell there and have it in their possession;

Psalm 97:6

The heavens declare His righteousness, and all the peoples see His glory.

Isaiah 2:2-3

It shall come to pass in the latter days that the mountain of the Lord's house shall be [firmly] established as the highest of the mountains and shall be exalted above the hills, and all nations shall flow to it.

Isaiah 14:26

This is the [Lord's] purpose that is purposed upon the whole earth [regarded as conquered and put under tribute by Assyria]; and this is [His omnipotent] hand that is stretched out over all the nations.

Isaiah 60:7

All the flocks of Kedar shall be gathered to you [as the eastern pastoral tribes join the trading tribes], the rams of Nebaioth shall minister to you; they shall come up with acceptance on My altar, and My glorious house I will glorify.

Isaiah 61:3

To grant [consolation and joy] to those who mourn in Zion -- "to give them an ornament (a garland or diadem) of beauty instead of ashes, the oil of joy instead of mourning, the garment [expressive] of praise instead of a heavy, burdened, and failing spirit -- "that they may be called oaks of righteousness [lofty, strong, and magnificent, distinguished for uprightness, justice, and right standing with God], the planting of the Lord, that He may be glorified.

Isaiah 66:18

For I know their works and their thoughts. And the time is coming when I will gather all nations and tongues, and they will come and see My glory.

Jeremiah 31:4

Again I will build you and you will be built, O Virgin Israel! You will again be adorned with your timbrels [small one-headed drums] and go forth in the dancing [chorus] of those who make merry.

Jeremiah 33:7

And I will cause the captivity of Judah and the captivity of Israel to be reversed and will rebuild them as they were at first.

Micah 2:9

The women of My people you cast out from their pleasant houses; from their young children you take away My glory forever.

Zechariah 2:6-13

Ho! ho! [Hear and] flee from the land of the north, says the Lord, and from the four winds of the heavens, for to them have I scattered you, says the Lord.

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