Parallel Verses

Amplified

Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!

New American Standard Bible

Behold, how good and how pleasant it is For brothers to dwell together in unity!

King James Version

{A Song of degrees of David.} Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!

Holman Bible

A Davidic song of ascents.How good and pleasant it is
when brothers live together in harmony!

International Standard Version

Look how good and how pleasant it is when brothers live together in unity!

A Conservative Version

Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brothers to dwell together in unity!

American Standard Version

Behold, how good and how pleasant it is For brethren to dwell together in unity!

Bible in Basic English

See how good and how pleasing it is for brothers to be living together in harmony!

Darby Translation

{A Song of degrees. Of David.} Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!

Julia Smith Translation

Song of ascensions to David. Behold, how good and how pleasant the dwelling of brethren even together.

King James 2000

[A song of ascents. Of David.] Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!

Lexham Expanded Bible

Look, how good and how pleasant [it is] [when] brothers dwell together in unity.

Modern King James verseion

A Song of degrees; of David. Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brothers to dwell together in unity!

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

{A song of the stairs} Behold, how good and joyful a thing it is, brethren, to dwell together in unity!

NET Bible

A song of ascents, by David. Look! How good and how pleasant it is when brothers live together!

New Heart English Bible

See how good and how pleasant it is for brothers to live together in unity.

The Emphasized Bible

Lo! how good and how delightful, for brethren, to dwell together even as one.

Webster

A Song of degrees of David. Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!

World English Bible

See how good and how pleasant it is for brothers to live together in unity!

Youngs Literal Translation

A Song of the Ascents, by David. Lo, how good and how pleasant The dwelling of brethren -- even together!

Verse Picture

Devotionals

Devotionals about Psalm 133:1

Images Psalm 133:1

Prayers for Psalm 133:1

Context Readings

David And Zion Chosen

1 Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity! 2 It is like the precious ointment poured on the head, that ran down on the beard, even the beard of Aaron [the first high priest], that came down upon the collar and skirts of his garments [consecrating the whole body].



Cross References

1 Corinthians 1:10

But I urge and entreat you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you be in perfect harmony and full agreement in what you say, and that there be no dissensions or factions or divisions among you, but that you be perfectly united in your common understanding and in your opinions and judgments.

Philippians 2:2-5

Fill up and complete my joy by living in harmony and being of the same mind and one in purpose, having the same love, being in full accord and of one harmonious mind and intention.

Hebrews 13:1

Let love for your fellow believers continue and be a fixed practice with you [never let it fail].

Genesis 13:8

So Abram said to Lot, Let there be no strife, I beg of you, between you and me, or between your herdsmen and my herdsmen, for we are relatives.

Jeremiah 32:39

And I will give them one heart and one way, that they may [reverently] fear Me forever for the good of themselves and of their children after them.

John 13:35

By this shall all [men] know that you are My disciples, if you love one another [if you keep on showing love among yourselves].

John 17:21

That they all may be one, [just] as You, Father, are in Me and I in You, that they also may be one in Us, so that the world may believe and be convinced that You have sent Me.

1 Peter 3:8

Finally, all [of you] should be of one and the same mind (united in spirit), sympathizing [with one another], loving [each other] as brethren [of one household], compassionate and courteous (tenderhearted and humble).

Genesis 45:24

So he sent his brothers away, and they departed, and he said to them, See that you do not disagree (get excited, quarrel) along the road.

2 Samuel 2:26-27

Then Abner called to Joab, Shall the sword devour forever? Do you not know that bitterness will be the result? How long will it be then before you bid the people to stop pursuing their brethren?

Psalm 122:1

I was glad when they said to me, Let us go to the house of the Lord!

Psalm 122:6-8

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem! May they prosper who love you [the Holy City]!

Psalm 124:1

If it had not been the Lord Who was on our side -- "now may Israel say -- "

Psalm 131:1

Lord, my heart is not haughty, nor my eyes lofty; neither do I exercise myself in matters too great or in things too wonderful for me.

Isaiah 11:6

And the wolf shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid, and the calf and the young lion and the fatted domestic animal together; and a little child shall lead them.

Isaiah 11:9

They shall not hurt or destroy in all My holy mountain, for the earth shall be full of the knowledge of the Lord as the waters cover the sea.

Isaiah 11:13

The envy and jealousy of Ephraim also shall depart, and they who vex and harass Judah from outside or inside shall be cut off; Ephraim shall not envy Judah, and Judah shall not vex and harass Ephraim.

Ephesians 4:3-6

Be eager and strive earnestly to guard and keep the harmony and oneness of [and produced by] the Spirit in the binding power of peace.

1 John 3:14-19

We know that we have passed over out of death into Life by the fact that we love the brethren (our fellow Christians). He who does not love abides (remains, is held and kept continually) in [spiritual] death.

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