Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

Jehovah is in His holy temple; Jehovah's throne is in Heaven; His eyes behold, His eyelids examine the children of men.

New American Standard Bible

The Lord is in His holy temple; the Lord’s throne is in heaven;
His eyes behold, His eyelids test the sons of men.

King James Version

The LORD is in his holy temple, the LORD'S throne is in heaven: his eyes behold, his eyelids try, the children of men.

Holman Bible

The Lord is in His holy temple;
the Lord’s throne is in heaven.
His eyes watch; He examines everyone.

International Standard Version

The LORD is in his holy Temple; the LORD's throne is in the heavens. His eyes see, his glance examines humanity.

A Conservative Version

LORD is in his holy temple. LORD's throne is in heaven. His eyes, behold, his eyelids try, the sons of men.

American Standard Version

Jehovah is in his holy temple; Jehovah, his throne is in heaven; His eyes behold, his eyelids try, the children of men.

Amplified


The Lord is in His holy temple; the Lord’s throne is in heaven.
His eyes see, His eyelids test the children of men.

Bible in Basic English

The Lord is in his holy Temple, the Lord's seat is in heaven; his eyes are watching and testing the children of men.

Darby Translation

Jehovah is in the temple of his holiness; Jehovah, his throne is in the heavens: his eyes behold, his eyelids try the children of men.

Julia Smith Translation

Jehovah is in his holy temple; Jehovah, in the heavens his throne: his eyes will behold, his eyelashes will try the sons of man.

King James 2000

The LORD is in his holy temple, the LORD'S throne is in heaven: his eyes behold, his eyelids test, the children of men.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yahweh [is] in his holy temple; Yahweh [is] in the heavens [on] his throne. His eyelids see; they test [the] children of humankind.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The LORD is in his holy temple, the LORD's seat is in heaven. His eyes consider the poor, and his eyelids try the children of men.

NET Bible

The Lord is in his holy temple; the Lord's throne is in heaven. His eyes watch; his eyes examine all people.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD is in his holy temple. The LORD is on his throne in heaven. His eyes observe. His eyes examine the children of men.

The Emphasized Bible

Yahweh, is in his holy temple As for Yahweh, in the heavens, is his throne, His eyes, behold - His eyelashes test the sons of men.

Webster

The LORD is in his holy temple, the LORD'S throne is in heaven: his eyes behold, his eyelids try the children of men.

World English Bible

Yahweh is in his holy temple. Yahweh is on his throne in heaven. His eyes observe. His eyes examine the children of men.

Youngs Literal Translation

Jehovah is in his holy temple: Jehovah -- in the heavens is His throne. His eyes see -- His eyelids try the sons of men.

Devotionals

Devotionals about Psalm 11:4

References

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Images Psalm 11:4

Prayers for Psalm 11:4

Context Readings

Refuge In The Lord

3 If the foundations are destroyed, what can the righteous do? 4 Jehovah is in His holy temple; Jehovah's throne is in Heaven; His eyes behold, His eyelids examine the children of men. 5 Jehovah tries the righteous; but His soul hates the wicked and the one who loves violence,


Cross References

Psalm 18:6

In my distress I called on Jehovah, and I cried to my God; He heard my voice out of His temple, and my cry came before Him, into His ears.

Psalm 103:19

Jehovah has prepared His throne in the heavens; and His kingdom rules over all.

Isaiah 66:1

So says Jehovah, Heaven is My throne, and earth My footstool. Where, then, is the house that you build for Me? And where is the place of My rest?

Habakkuk 2:20

But Jehovah is in His holy temple; let all the earth keep silence before Him.

Matthew 5:34

But I say to you, Do not swear at all! Not by Heaven, because it is God's throne;

Psalm 2:4

He who sits in the heavens shall laugh; Jehovah shall mock at them.

Psalm 33:13

Jehovah looks down from Heaven; He beholds all the sons of mankind.

Acts 7:49

"Heaven is My throne and earth is My footstool. What house will you build Me, says the Lord, or what is the place of My rest?

Revelation 4:2

And immediately I became in spirit. And behold, a throne was set in Heaven, and One sat upon the throne.

Exodus 40:34-35

And the cloud covered the tabernacle of the congregation, and the glory of Jehovah filled the tabernacle.

1 Chronicles 17:5

For I have not dwelt in a house since the day that I brought up Israel until today, but have gone from tent to tent, and from one tabernacle to another.

2 Chronicles 16:9

For the eyes of Jehovah run to and fro in all the whole earth to show Himself strong on behalf of those whose heart is perfect toward Him. You have done foolishly in this; therefore from now on you shall have wars.

Psalm 9:11

Sing praises to Jehovah, who dwells in Zion; declare among the nations His deeds.

Psalm 34:15-16

The eyes of Jehovah are on the righteous, and His ears are open to their cry.

Psalm 44:21

shall not God search this out? For He knows the secrets of the heart.

Psalm 66:7

He rules by His power forever; His eyes behold the nations; let not the rebels lift themselves up. Selah.

Proverbs 15:3

The eyes of Jehovah are in every place, beholding the evil and the good.

Jeremiah 17:10

I Jehovah search the heart, I try the reins, even to give to each man according to his ways, according to the fruit of his doings.

Jeremiah 23:24

Can anyone hide himself in secret places so that I shall not see him? says Jehovah. Do I not fill the heavens and earth? says Jehovah.

Micah 1:2

Hear, all you people; listen, O earth, and its fullness. And let the Lord Jehovah be witness against you, the Lord from His holy temple.

Zechariah 2:13

Be silent, all flesh, before Jehovah; for He has risen out of His holy dwelling place.

Matthew 23:21

And whoever shall swear by the temple, swears by it and by Him who dwells in it.

2 Thessalonians 2:4

who opposes and exalts himself above all that is called God, or that is worshiped, so that he sits as God in the temple of God, setting himself forth, that he is God.

Hebrews 4:13

Neither is there any creature that is not manifest in His sight, but all things are naked and opened to the eyes of Him with whom we have to do.

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