Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

when our God is in the heavens and he does whatever he desires?

New American Standard Bible

But our God is in the heavens;
He does whatever He pleases.

King James Version

But our God is in the heavens: he hath done whatsoever he hath pleased.

Holman Bible

Our God is in heaven
and does whatever He pleases.

A Conservative Version

But our God is in the heavens. He has done whatever he pleased.

American Standard Version

But our God is in the heavens: He hath done whatsoever he pleased.

Amplified


But our God is in heaven;
He does whatever He pleases.

Bible in Basic English

But our God is in heaven: he has done whatever was pleasing to him.

Darby Translation

But our God is in the heavens: he hath done whatsoever he pleased.

Julia Smith Translation

And our God is in the heavens; did all that he delighted in.

King James 2000

But our God is in the heavens: he has done whatsoever he has pleased.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But our God [is] in the heavens; all that he desires, he does.

Modern King James verseion

But our God is in Heaven; He has done whatever He has pleased.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

As for our God, he is in heaven; he doth whatsoever it pleaseth him.

NET Bible

Our God is in heaven! He does whatever he pleases!

New Heart English Bible

But our God is in the heavens. He does whatever he pleases.

The Emphasized Bible

When, our God, is in the heavens, Whatsoever he pleased, hath he done.

Webster

But our God is in the heavens: he hath done whatever he pleased.

World English Bible

But our God is in the heavens. He does whatever he pleases.

Youngs Literal Translation

And our God is in the heavens, All that He hath pleased He hath done.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

is in the heavens
שׁמה שׁמים 
Shamayim 
Usage: 420

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Dead Idols And The Living God

2 Why should the nations ask "Where now is their God?" 3 when our God is in the heavens and he does whatever he desires? 4 Their idols are silver and gold, crafted by human hands.


Cross References

Daniel 4:35

All who live on the earth are nothing compared to him. He does what he wishes with the heavenly armies and with those who live on earth. No one can hold back his power or say to him, "What did you do?'

Psalm 135:6

The LORD does whatever pleases him in heaven and on earth, in the seas and all its deep regions.

Ephesians 1:11

In the Messiah we were also chosen when we were predestined according to the purpose of the one who does everything that he wills to do,

1 Chronicles 16:25

because the LORD is great, and he is praised greatly! He is feared above every god.

Psalm 2:4

He who sits in the heavens laughs; the Lord scoffs at them.

Psalm 68:4

Sing to God! Sing praise to his name! Exalt the one who rides on the clouds. The LORD is his name. Be jubilant in his presence.

Psalm 103:19

The LORD has established his throne in heaven and his kingdom rules over all.

Psalm 123:1

To you, who sit enthroned in heaven, I lift up my eyes.

Isaiah 46:10

I declare from the beginning things to follow, and from ancient times things that have not yet been done; saying, "My purpose will stand, and he will accomplish everything that I please.'

Matthew 6:9

Therefore, this is how you should pray: "Our Father in heaven, may your name be kept holy.

Romans 9:19

You may ask me, "Then why does God still find fault with anybody? For who can resist his will?"

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