Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

even the darkness is not dark to You. The night shines like the day; darkness and light are alike to You.

New American Standard Bible

Even the darkness is not dark to You, And the night is as bright as the day Darkness and light are alike to You.

King James Version

Yea, the darkness hideth not from thee; but the night shineth as the day: the darkness and the light are both alike to thee.

International Standard Version

even darkness isn't dark to you, darkness and light are the same to you.

A Conservative Version

even the darkness hides not from thee, but the night shines as the day. The darkness and the light are both alike [to thee].

American Standard Version

Even the darkness hideth not from thee, But the night shineth as the day: The darkness and the light are both alike to thee .

Amplified

Even the darkness hides nothing from You, but the night shines as the day; the darkness and the light are both alike to You.

Bible in Basic English

Even the dark is not dark to you; the night is as bright as the day: for dark and light are the same to you.

Darby Translation

Even darkness hideth not from thee, and the night shineth as the day: the darkness is as the light.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Even the darkness does not hide from thee; but the night shines as the day; the darkness is as the light.

Julia Smith Translation

Also darkness shall not darken from thee; and the night shall shine as the day: as the darkness, so the light

King James 2000

Yea, the darkness hides not from you; but the night shines as the day: the darkness and the light are both alike to you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

even [the] darkness is not too dark for you, and [the] night shines as the day-- the darkness [and] the light are alike [for you].

Modern King James verseion

Yea, the darkness does not hide from You; but the night shines as the day; as is the darkness, so is the light to You.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Yea, the darkness is no darkness with thee, but the night is as clear as the day; the darkness and light are both alike.

NET Bible

even the darkness is not too dark for you to see, and the night is as bright as day; darkness and light are the same to you.

New Heart English Bible

even the darkness doesn't hide from you, but the night shines as the day. The darkness is like light to you.

The Emphasized Bible

Even darkness, will not conceal from thee, - but, night, like day, will shine, So is the darkness, as the light!

Webster

Yes, the darkness hideth not from thee; but the night shineth as the day: the darkness and the light are both alike to thee.

World English Bible

even the darkness doesn't hide from you, but the night shines as the day. The darkness is like light to you.

Youngs Literal Translation

Also darkness hideth not from Thee, And night as day shineth, as is darkness so is light.

Verse Info

Context Readings

The All-Knowing, Ever-Present God

11 If I say, "Surely the darkness will hide me, and the light around me will become night"- 12 even the darkness is not dark to You. The night shines like the day; darkness and light are alike to You. 13 For it was You who created my inward parts; You knit me together in my mother's womb.


Cross References

Job 34:22

There is no darkness, no deep darkness, where evildoers can hide themselves.

Daniel 2:22

He reveals the deep and hidden things; He knows what is in the darkness, and light dwells with Him.

Exodus 14:20

It came between the Egyptian and Israelite forces. The cloud was there [in] the darkness, yet it lit up the night. So neither group came near the other all night long.

Exodus 20:21

And the people remained standing at a distance as Moses approached the thick darkness where God was.

Job 26:6

Sheol is naked before God, and Abaddon has no covering.

Hebrews 4:13

No creature is hidden from Him, but all things are naked and exposed to the eyes of Him to whom we must give an account.

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