Parallel Verses

Amplified

Who executes justice for the oppressed, Who gives food to the hungry. The Lord sets free the prisoners,

New American Standard Bible

Who executes justice for the oppressed; Who gives food to the hungry The LORD sets the prisoners free.

King James Version

Which executeth judgment for the oppressed: which giveth food to the hungry. The LORD looseth the prisoners:

Holman Bible

executing justice for the exploited and giving food to the hungry. The Lord frees prisoners.

International Standard Version

who brings justice for the oppressed, and who gives food to the hungry. The LORD frees the prisoners;

A Conservative Version

who executes justice for the oppressed, who gives food to the hungry. LORD releases the prisoners.

American Standard Version

Who executeth justice for the oppressed; Who giveth food to the hungry. Jehovah looseth the prisoners;

Bible in Basic English

Who gives their rights to those who are crushed down; and gives food to those who are in need of it: the Lord makes the prisoners free;

Darby Translation

Who executeth judgment for the oppressed, who giveth bread to the hungry. Jehovah looseth the prisoners;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

He who does justice unto the oppressed; who gives bread to the hungry. The LORD looses the prisoners:

Julia Smith Translation

He did judgment for the oppressed; he gave bread to the hungering: Jehovah loosed those being bound.

King James 2000

Who executes justice for the oppressed: who gives food to the hungry. The LORD looses the prisoners:

Lexham Expanded Bible

[who] executes justice for the oppressed, [who] gives food for the hungry. Yahweh sets prisoners free;

Modern King James verseion

who carries out judgment for the mistreated; who gives food to the hungry. Jehovah lets the prisoners loose;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

who helpeth them to right that suffer wrong; who feedeth the hungry. The LORD looseth men out of prison;

NET Bible

vindicates the oppressed, and gives food to the hungry. The Lord releases the imprisoned.

New Heart English Bible

who executes justice for the oppressed; who gives food to the hungry. The LORD frees the prisoners.

The Emphasized Bible

Who executeth justice for the oppressed, who giveth food to the famishing, Yahweh, who liberateth prisoners;

Webster

Who executeth judgment for the oppressed: who giveth food to the hungry. The LORD looseth the prisoners:

World English Bible

who executes justice for the oppressed; who gives food to the hungry. Yahweh frees the prisoners.

Youngs Literal Translation

Doing judgment for the oppressed, Giving bread to the hungry.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

to the hungry
רעב 
Ra`eb 
Usage: 19

נתר 
Nathar 
Usage: 8

Context Readings

Praise To Yahweh For His Help

6 Who made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that is in them, Who keeps truth and is faithful forever, 7 Who executes justice for the oppressed, Who gives food to the hungry. The Lord sets free the prisoners, 8 The Lord opens the eyes of the blind, the Lord lifts up those who are bowed down, the Lord loves the [uncompromisingly] righteous (those upright in heart and in right standing with Him).


Cross References

Psalm 68:6

God places the solitary in families and gives the desolate a home in which to dwell; He leads the prisoners out to prosperity; but the rebellious dwell in a parched land.

Psalm 103:6

The Lord executes righteousness and justice [not for me only, but] for all who are oppressed.

Isaiah 61:1

The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me, because the Lord has anointed and qualified me to preach the Gospel of good tidings to the meek, the poor, and afflicted; He has sent me to bind up and heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the [physical and spiritual] captives and the opening of the prison and of the eyes to those who are bound,

Psalm 9:16

The Lord has made Himself known; He executes judgment; the wicked are snared in the work of their own hands. Higgaion [meditation]. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Psalm 10:14-15

You have seen it; yes, You note trouble and grief (vexation) to requite it with Your hand. The unfortunate commits himself to You; You are the helper of the fatherless.

Psalm 10:18

To do justice to the fatherless and the oppressed, so that man, who is of the earth, may not terrify them any more.

Psalm 12:5

Now will I arise, says the Lord, because the poor are oppressed, because of the groans of the needy; I will set him in safety and in the salvation for which he pants.

Psalm 72:4

May he judge and defend the poor of the people, deliver the children of the needy, and crush the oppressor,

Psalm 105:17-20

He sent a man before them, even Joseph, who was sold as a servant.

Psalm 107:9-10

For He satisfies the longing soul and fills the hungry soul with good.

Psalm 107:14-16

He brought them out of darkness and the shadow of death and broke apart the bonds that held them.

Psalm 136:25

To Him Who gives food to all flesh, for His mercy and loving-kindness endure forever;

Psalm 142:7

Bring my life out of prison, that I may confess, praise, and give thanks to Your name; the righteous will surround me and crown themselves because of me, for You will deal bountifully with me.

Psalm 145:15-16

The eyes of all wait for You [looking, watching, and expecting] and You give them their food in due season.

Proverbs 22:22-23

Rob not the poor [being tempted by their helplessness], neither oppress the afflicted at the gate [where the city court is held],

Proverbs 23:10-11

Remove not the ancient landmark and enter not into the fields of the fatherless,

Isaiah 9:4

For the yoke of [Israel's] burden, and the staff or rod for [goading] their shoulders, the rod of their oppressor, You have broken as in the day of [Gideon with] Midian.

Jeremiah 31:14

I will satisfy fully the life of the priests with abundance [of offerings shared with them], and My people will be satisfied with My goodness, says the Lord.

Zechariah 9:11-12

As for you also, because of and for the sake of the [covenant of the Lord with His people, which was sealed with sprinkled] covenant blood, I have released and sent forth your imprisoned people out of the waterless pit.

Malachi 3:5

Then I will draw near to you for judgment; I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers, against the adulterers, against the false swearers, and against those who oppress the hireling in his wages, the widow and the fatherless, and who turn aside the temporary resident from his right and fear not Me, says the Lord of hosts.

Luke 1:53

He has filled and satisfied the hungry with good things, and the rich He has sent away empty-handed [without a gift].

Luke 4:18

The Spirit of the Lord [is] upon Me, because He has anointed Me [the Anointed One, the Messiah] to preach the good news (the Gospel) to the poor; He has sent Me to announce release to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to send forth as delivered those who are oppressed [who are downtrodden, bruised, crushed, and broken down by calamity],

Luke 9:17

And all the people ate and were satisfied. And they gathered up what remained over -- "twelve [ small hand] baskets of broken pieces.

Acts 5:19

But during the night an angel of the Lord opened the prison doors and, leading them out, said,

Acts 16:26

Suddenly there was a great earthquake, so that the very foundations of the prison were shaken; and at once all the doors were opened and everyone's shackles were unfastened.

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