Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

When the LORD brought back the captive ones of Zion, We were like those who dream.

King James Version

{A Song of degrees.} When the LORD turned again the captivity of Zion, we were like them that dream.

Holman Bible

When the Lord restored the fortunes of Zion, we were like those who dream.

International Standard Version

When the LORD brought back Zion's exiles, we were like dreamers.

A Conservative Version

When LORD brought back those who returned to Zion, we were like those who dream.

American Standard Version

When Jehovah brought back those that returned to Zion, We were like unto them that dream.

Amplified

When the Lord brought back the captives [who returned] to Zion, we were like those who dream [it seemed so unreal].

Bible in Basic English

When the Lord made a change in Zion's fate, we were like men in a dream.

Darby Translation

{A Song of degrees.} When Jehovah turned the captivity of Zion, we were like them that dream.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

When the LORD shall turn again the captivity of Zion, we shall be like those that dream.

Julia Smith Translation

Song of ascensions. In Jehovah turning back the returning of we were as those dreaming.

King James 2000

[A song of ascents.] When the LORD turned again the captivity of Zion, we were like them that dream.

Lexham Expanded Bible

When Yahweh restored the fortunes of Zion, we were like dreamers.

Modern King James verseion

A Song of degrees. When Jehovah turned again the captivity of Zion, we were like those who dream.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

{A song of the stairs} When the LORD turneth again the captivity of Zion, then were we like unto them that dream.

NET Bible

A song of ascents. When the Lord restored the well-being of Zion, we thought we were dreaming.

New Heart English Bible

When the LORD brought back those who returned to Zion, we were like those who dream.

The Emphasized Bible

When Yahweh brought back the captives of Zion, we were like them who dream:

Webster

A Song of degrees. When the LORD turned again the captivity of Zion, we were like them that dream.

World English Bible

When Yahweh brought back those who returned to Zion, we were like those who dream.

Youngs Literal Translation

A Song of the Ascents. In Jehovah's turning back to the captivity of Zion, We have been as dreamers.

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Israel's Stability

1 When the LORD brought back the captive ones of Zion, We were like those who dream. 2 Then our mouth was filled with laughter And our tongue with joyful shouting; Then they said among the nations, "The LORD has done great things for them."



Cross References

Psalm 85:1

O LORD, You showed favor to Your land; You restored the captivity of Jacob.

Hosea 6:11

Also, O Judah, there is a harvest appointed for you, When I restore the fortunes of My people.

Acts 12:9

And he went out and continued to follow, and he did not know that what was being done by the angel was real, but thought he was seeing a vision.

Psalm 120:1

In my trouble I cried to the LORD, And He answered me.

Ezra 1:1-11

Now in the first year of Cyrus king of Persia, in order to fulfill the word of the LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah, the LORD stirred up the spirit of Cyrus king of Persia, so that he sent a proclamation throughout all his kingdom, and also put it in writing, saying:

Job 9:16

"If I called and He answered me, I could not believe that He was listening to my voice.

Job 42:10

The LORD restored the fortunes of Job when he prayed for his friends, and the LORD increased all that Job had twofold.

Psalm 53:6

Oh, that the salvation of Israel would come out of Zion! When God restores His captive people, Let Jacob rejoice, let Israel be glad

Psalm 121:1

I will lift up my eyes to the mountains; From where shall my help come?

Psalm 122:1

I was glad when they said to me, "Let us go to the house of the LORD."

Psalm 123:1

To You I lift up my eyes, O You who are enthroned in the heavens!

Psalm 124:1

"Had it not been the LORD who was on our side," Let Israel now say,

Psalm 125:1

Those who trust in the LORD Are as Mount Zion, which cannot be moved but abides forever.

Jeremiah 31:8-10

"Behold, I am bringing them from the north country, And I will gather them from the remote parts of the earth, Among them the blind and the lame, The woman with child and she who is in labor with child, together; A great company, they will return here.

Joel 3:1

"For behold, in those days and at that time, When I restore the fortunes of Judah and Jerusalem,

Mark 16:11

When they heard that He was alive and had been seen by her, they refused to believe it.

Luke 24:11

But these words appeared to them as nonsense, and they would not believe them.

Luke 24:41

While they still could not believe it because of their joy and amazement, He said to them, "Have you anything here to eat?"

Acts 12:14-16

When she recognized Peter's voice, because of her joy she did not open the gate, but ran in and announced that Peter was standing in front of the gate.



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