Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

To Him who spread out the earth above the waters,
For His lovingkindness is everlasting;

King James Version

To him that stretched out the earth above the waters: for his mercy endureth for ever.

Holman Bible

He spread the land on the waters.
        His love is eternal.

International Standard Version

to the one who spread out the earth over the waters, for his gracious love is everlasting

A Conservative Version

to him who spread forth the earth above the waters, for his loving kindness [is] forever,

American Standard Version

To him that spread forth the earth above the waters; For his lovingkindness endureth for ever:

Amplified


To Him who stretched out the earth upon the waters,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;

Bible in Basic English

To him by whom the earth was stretched out over the waters: for his mercy is unchanging for ever.

Darby Translation

To him that stretched out the earth above the waters, for his loving-kindness endureth for ever;

Julia Smith Translation

To him spreading the earth upon the sea: for his mercy is forever.

King James 2000

To him that stretched out the earth above the waters: for his mercy endures forever.

Lexham Expanded Bible

To [him who] spread out the earth above the waters, for his loyal love [endures] forever.

Modern King James verseion

To Him who stretched out the earth above the waters; for His mercy endures forever.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Which laid out the earth above the waters! For his mercy endureth forever.

NET Bible

to the one who spread out the earth over the water, for his loyal love endures,

New Heart English Bible

To him who spread out the earth above the waters; for his loving kindness endures forever:

The Emphasized Bible

To him that stretched out the earth above the waters, For, age-abiding, is his lovingkindness.

Webster

To him that stretched out the earth above the waters: for his mercy endureth for ever.

World English Bible

To him who spread out the earth above the waters; for his loving kindness endures forever:

Youngs Literal Translation

To Him spreading the earth over the waters, For to the age is His kindness.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
רקע 
Raqa` 
Usage: 11

the earth
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

References

Fausets

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

Praise To God For His Creation And Deliverance

5 To him that by intelligence made the heavens: for his mercy endures for ever. 6 To Him who spread out the earth above the waters,
For His lovingkindness is everlasting;
7 To him that made the great lights: for his mercy endures for ever:


Cross References

Psalm 24:2

For he has founded it upon the seas and established it upon the rivers.

Genesis 1:9

And God said, Let the waters under the heavens be gathered together unto one place, and let the dry land appear; and it was so.

Isaiah 44:24

Thus saith the LORD, thy redeemer, and he that formed thee from the womb, I am the LORD that makes all things, that stretches forth the heavens alone, that spreads abroad the earth by myself;

Jeremiah 10:12

He that makes the earth by his power, he that orders the world with his wisdom and extends the heavens with his intelligence:

Job 26:7

He stretches out the north wind over the empty place and hangs the earth upon nothing.

Job 37:18

Hast thou with him spread out the sky, which is strong and as a molten looking glass?

Psalm 104:2-3

who dost cover thyself with light as with a garment, who stretchest out the heavens like a curtain,

Isaiah 40:22

He is seated upon the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as grasshoppers; he stretches out the heavens as a curtain and spreads them out as a tent to dwell in:

Isaiah 42:5

Thus saith God the LORD, the Creator of the heavens and he that stretches them out; he that spreads forth the earth and that which comes out of it; he that gives breath unto the people upon it and spirit to those that walk therein:

Zechariah 12:1

The burden of the word of the LORD upon Israel, said the LORD, who stretches forth the heavens and lays the foundation of the earth and forms the spirit of man within him.

2 Peter 3:5-7

Of course, they willingly ignore that the heavens were created of old and the earth standing out of the water and in the water, by the word of God;

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