Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

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

New American Standard Bible

A Song of Ascents.
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

A song of ascents.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 to Zion (Jerusalem),
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.

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.

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

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Cross References

Psalm 85:1

Thou hast accepted, O Yahweh, thy land, Thou hast brought back the captives of Jacob;

Hosea 6:11

Judah too! a harvest is appointed for thee, - in that I will bring back the captivity of my people.

Acts 12:9

And, coming out, he began following, and knew not that it was true which was coming about through means of the messenger; but supposed that, a vision, he was beholding.

Psalm 120:1

Unto Yahweh, in the distress that befell me, I cried - and he answered me.

Ezra 1:1-11

In the first year of Cyrus, king of Persia, to fulfil the word of Yahweh from the mouth of Jeremiah, Yahweh aroused the spirit of Cyrus, king of Persia, and he made a proclamation throughout all his kingdom, moreover also in writing, saying:

Job 9:16

Though I had called, and he had answered me, I could not believe, that he would lend an ear to my voice.

Job 42:10

And, Yahweh himself, turned the captivity of Job, when he prayed in behalf of his friends, - and Yahweh increased all that Job had possessed, unto twice as much.

Psalm 53:6

Oh that, out of Zion, were granted the salvations of Israel! When God bringeth back the captives of his people, Jacob, shall exult, Israel, shall be glad.

Psalm 121:1

I will lift up mine eyes, unto the mountains, From whence cometh my help!

Psalm 122:1

I was glad, when they were saying unto me, Unto the house of Yahweh, let us go!

Psalm 123:1

Unto thee, have I lifted up mine eyes, O thou who art enthroned in the heavens.

Psalm 124:1

If it had not been, Yahweh, who was on our side, oh might Israel say:

Psalm 125:1

They who trust in Yahweh, are like Mount Zion, which shall not be shaken, Age-abidingly, shall it remain.

Jeremiah 31:8-10

Behold me bringing them in out of the land of the North, And I will gather them out of the remote parts of the earth, Among them, the blind and the lame The woman with child and she that giveth birth, together, - A great convocation, shall return hither:

Joel 3:1

For lo! in those days, and at that time, - when I shall bring back the captivity of Judah and Jerusalem,

Joel 3:1

For lo! in those days, and at that time, - when I shall bring back the captivity of Judah and Jerusalem,

Luke 24:11

And these sayings appeared before them, as if idle talk, and they were minded to disbelieve them.

Luke 24:41

Now, while yet they believed not for the joy, and were marvelling, he said unto them - Have ye anything to eat, here?

Acts 12:14-16

And, recognizing the voice of Peter, by reason of her joy, she opened not the porch, - but, running in, bare tidings that Peter was standing before the porch. But, they, unto her, said - Thou art raving

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