Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Send forth lightning and scatter the enemy, shoot your arrows and confuse them.

New American Standard Bible

Flash forth lightning and scatter them; Send out Your arrows and confuse them.

King James Version

Cast forth lightning, and scatter them: shoot out thine arrows, and destroy them.

Holman Bible

Flash Your lightning and scatter the foe;
shoot Your arrows and rout them.

A Conservative Version

Cast forth lightning, and scatter them. Send out thine arrows, and discomfit them.

American Standard Version

Cast forth lightning, and scatter them; Send out thine arrows, and discomfit them.

Amplified

Cast forth lightning and scatter [my enemies]; send out Your arrows and embarrass and frustrate them.

Darby Translation

Cast forth lightnings, and scatter them; send forth thine arrows, and discomfit them:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Cast forth lightning and scatter them; shoot out thine arrows and destroy them.

Julia Smith Translation

Send forth the lightning, and thou wilt scatter them: send thine arrows, and thou wilt destroy them.

King James 2000

Cast forth lightning, and scatter them: shoot out your arrows, and destroy them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Flash forth lightning and scatter them; dispatch your arrows and rout them.

Modern King James verseion

Cast forth lightning and scatter them; shoot out Your arrows and destroy them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Cast forth thy lightning, and tear them; shoot out thine arrows, and consume them.

NET Bible

Hurl lightning bolts and scatter them! Shoot your arrows and rout them!

New Heart English Bible

Throw out lightning, and scatter them. Send out your arrows, and rout them.

The Emphasized Bible

Flash forth lightning, that thou mayest scatter them, Send out thine arrows, that thou mayest confound them:

Webster

Cast forth lightning, and scatter them: shoot thy arrows, and destroy them.

World English Bible

Throw out lightning, and scatter them. Send out your arrows, and rout them.

Youngs Literal Translation

Send forth lightning, and scatter them, Send forth Thine arrows, and trouble them,

References

Easton

Verse Info

Context Readings

A King's Prayer

5 Bow your heavens, LORD, and descend; touch the mountains, and they will smolder. 6 Send forth lightning and scatter the enemy, shoot your arrows and confuse them. 7 Reach down your hand from your high place; rescue me and deliver me from mighty waters, from the control of foreigners.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 32:23

I'll bury them in misfortunes and bring them to an end with my arrows.

Deuteronomy 32:42

I'll make my arrows drunk with blood. My sword will devour flesh, along with the blood of the slain, and I'll take their enemy leaders captive.'

2 Samuel 22:12-15

The darkness around him was his canopies amassed water was his overhanging clouds!

Psalm 7:12-13

If the ungodly one doesn't repent, God will sharpen his sword; he will string his bow and prepare it.

Psalm 18:13-14

Then the LORD thundered in the heavens, and the Most High sounded aloud, calling for hail stones and flashes of fire.

Psalm 21:12

Indeed, you will make them retreat, when you aim your bow at their faces.

Psalm 45:5

Your arrows are sharpened to penetrate the hearts of the king's enemies. People will fall under you.

Psalm 77:17-18

The clouds poured rain; the skies rumbled. Indeed, your lightning bolts flashed.

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