Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Who humbles Himself to behold The things that are in heaven and in the earth?

King James Version

Who humbleth himself to behold the things that are in heaven, and in the earth!

Holman Bible

who stoops down to look on the heavens and the earth?

International Standard Version

yet stooping low to observe the sky and the earth?

A Conservative Version

and [yet] looks upon the low things in heaven and in the earth.

American Standard Version

That humbleth himself to behold The things that are in heaven and in the earth?

Amplified

Who humbles Himself to regard the heavens and the earth!

Bible in Basic English

Looking down on the heavens, and on the earth?

Darby Translation

Who humbleth himself to look on the heavens and on the earth?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

who humbles himself to behold the things that are in heaven and in the earth!

Julia Smith Translation

To see those being humbled in the heavens and in the earth?

King James 2000

Who humbles himself to behold the things that are in heaven, and in the earth!

Lexham Expanded Bible

who {condescends to look at} [what is] in the heavens and in the earth?

Modern King James verseion

who humbles Himself to behold the things in the heavens and in the earth!

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

which humbleth himself to behold the things that are in heaven and earth?

NET Bible

He bends down to look at the sky and the earth.

New Heart English Bible

Who stoops down to see in heaven and in the earth?

The Emphasized Bible

That cometh down low to look, through the heavens and through the earth;

Webster

Who humbleth himself to behold the things that are in heaven, and in the earth!

World English Bible

Who stoops down to see in heaven and in the earth?

Youngs Literal Translation

He is humbling Himself to look On the heavens and on the earth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁפל 
Shaphel 
Usage: 31

ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

שׁמה שׁמים 
Shamayim 
Usage: 420

Context Readings

God's Majesty And Care For The Needy

5 Who is like Jehovah our God? He is seated on his high throne. 6 Who humbles Himself to behold The things that are in heaven and in the earth? 7 He lifts the poor from the dust. He lifts the needy from a garbage heap.


Cross References

Psalm 11:4

Jehovah is in his holy temple. Jehovah's throne is in heaven. His eyes see. They examine the sons of men.

Psalm 138:6

Even though Jehovah is high above, he sees humble people close up, and he recognizes arrogant people from a distance.

Isaiah 57:15

The High and Lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is holy, says: 'I dwell in the high and holy and also with him who has a contrite and humble spirit. I revive the spirit of the humble, and the heart of the contrite ones.'

Job 4:18

You see God does not trust his own servants. He accuses his angels of making mistakes.

Job 15:15

If God places no trust in his holy ones, if even the heavens are not pure in his eyes,

Isaiah 6:2

Above him were seraphs, each with six wings. With two wings they covered their faces, with two they covered their feet, and with two they were flying.

Isaiah 66:2

I have made all these things. That is why all these things have come into being, declares Jehovah. I will pay attention to those who are humble and sorry for their sins and who tremble at my word.

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