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Bible in Basic English

Then were they in great fear: for God is in the generation of the upright.

New American Standard Bible

There they are in great dread,
For God is with the righteous generation.

King James Version

There were they in great fear: for God is in the generation of the righteous.

Holman Bible

Then they will be filled with terror,
for God is with those who are righteous.

International Standard Version

There they are seized with terror, because God is with those who are righteous.

A Conservative Version

There they were in great fear, for God is in the generation of the righteous.

American Standard Version

There were they in great fear; For God is in the generation of the righteous.

Amplified


There they tremble with great fear,
For God is with the [consistently] righteous generation.

Darby Translation

There were they in great fear; for God is in the generation of the righteous.

Julia Smith Translation

There they feared a fear: for God is in the generation of the just one.

King James 2000

There were they in great fear: for God is in the generation of the righteous.

Lexham Expanded Bible

There {they are very fearful} because God [is] with [the] generation of [the] righteous.

Modern King James verseion

There they were in great fear; for God is in the generation of the righteous.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

There were they brought in great fear, even where no fear was; for God is in the generation of the righteous.

NET Bible

They are absolutely terrified, for God defends the godly.

New Heart English Bible

There they were in great fear, for God is in the generation of the righteous.

The Emphasized Bible

There have they been in great dread, because, God, is in the circle of the righteous man.

Webster

There were they in great fear: for God is in the generation of the righteous.

World English Bible

There they were in great fear, for God is in the generation of the righteous.

Youngs Literal Translation

There they have feared a fear, For God is in the generation of the righteous.

References

Hastings

Context Readings

A Portrait Of Sinners

4 Have all the workers of evil no knowledge? they take my people for food as they would take bread; they make no prayer to the Lord. 5 Then were they in great fear: for God is in the generation of the upright. 6 You have put to shame the thoughts of the poor, but the Lord is his support.


Cross References

Psalm 73:15

If I would make clear what it is like, I would say, You are false to the generation of your children.

Psalm 73:15

If I would make clear what it is like, I would say, You are false to the generation of your children.

Psalm 112:2

His seed will be strong on the earth; blessings will be on the generation of the upright.

Exodus 15:16

Fear and grief came on them; by the strength of your arm they were turned to stone; till your people went over, O Lord, till the people went over whom you have made yours.

Esther 8:7

Then King Ahasuerus said to Esther the queen and to Mordecai the Jew, See now, I have given Esther the family of Haman, and he has come to his death by hanging, because he made an attack on the Jews.

Psalm 22:30

A seed will be his servant; the doings of the Lord will be made clear to the generation which comes after.

Psalm 46:5

God has taken his place in her; she will not be moved: he will come to her help at the dawn of morning.

Psalm 46:7

The Lord of armies is with us; the God of Jacob is our high tower. (Selah.)

Psalm 46:11

The Lord of armies is with us; the God of Jacob is our high tower. (Selah.)

Psalm 53:5

They were in great fear, where there was no cause for fear: for the bones of those who make war on you have been broken by God; you have put them to shame, because God has no desire for them.

Proverbs 1:26-27

So in the day of your trouble I will be laughing; I will make sport of your fear;

Proverbs 28:1

The evil man goes running away when no man is after him, but the upright are without fear, like the lion.

Isaiah 8:10

Let your designs be formed, and they will come to nothing; give your orders, and they will not be effected: for God is with us.

Isaiah 12:6

Let your voice be sounding in a cry of joy, O daughter of Zion, for great is the Holy One of Israel among you.

Isaiah 41:10

Have no fear, for I am with you; do not be looking about in trouble, for I am your God; I will give you strength, yes, I will be your helper; yes, my true right hand will be your support.

Isaiah 43:1-2

But now, says the Lord your Maker, O Jacob, and your life-giver, O Israel: have no fear, for I have taken up your cause; naming you by your name, I have made you mine.

Matthew 1:23

See, the virgin will be with child, and will give birth to a son, and they will give him the name Immanuel, that is, God with us.

1 Peter 2:9

But you are a special people, a holy nation, priests and kings, a people given up completely to God, so that you may make clear the virtues of him who took you out of the dark into the light of heaven.

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