Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Strike up to Jehovah with praise; play upon the harp to our God:

New American Standard Bible

Sing to the LORD with thanksgiving; Sing praises to our God on the lyre,

King James Version

Sing unto the LORD with thanksgiving; sing praise upon the harp unto our God:

Holman Bible

Sing to the Lord with thanksgiving;
play the lyre to our God,

International Standard Version

Sing to the LORD with thanksgiving, and compose music to our God with the lyre.

A Conservative Version

Sing to LORD with thanksgiving. Sing praises upon the harp to our God,

American Standard Version

Sing unto Jehovah with thanksgiving; Sing praises upon the harp unto our God,

Amplified

Sing to the Lord with thanksgiving; sing praises with the harp or the lyre to our God! -- "

Bible in Basic English

Make songs of praise to the Lord; make melody to our God with instruments of music.

Darby Translation

Sing unto Jehovah with thanksgiving; sing psalms upon the harp unto our God:

King James 2000

Sing unto the LORD with thanksgiving; sing praise upon the harp unto our God:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Sing to Yahweh with thanksgiving; sing praises to our God with lyre,

Modern King James verseion

Sing to Jehovah with thanksgiving; sing praise on the harp to our God,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

O sing unto the LORD with thanksgiving; sing praises upon the harp unto our God,

NET Bible

Offer to the Lord a song of thanks! Sing praises to our God to the accompaniment of a harp!

New Heart English Bible

Sing to the LORD with thanksgiving. Sing praises on the harp to our God,

The Emphasized Bible

Respond to Yahweh with thanksgiving, Make melody to our God with the lyre.

Webster

Sing to the LORD with thanksgiving; sing praise upon the harp to our God:

World English Bible

Sing to Yahweh with thanksgiving. Sing praises on the harp to our God,

Youngs Literal Translation

Answer ye to Jehovah with thanksgiving, Sing ye to our God with a harp.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 329

unto the Lord

Usage: 0

תּודה 
Towdah 
Usage: 32

זמר 
Zamar 
Usage: 46

upon the harp
כּנּור 
Kinnowr 
Usage: 42

Prayers for Psalm 147:7

Context Readings

Praise To Yahweh For His Providence

6 Jehovah setting up again the poor, and humbling the unjust even to the earth. 7 Strike up to Jehovah with praise; play upon the harp to our God: 8 Covering the heavens with clouds, preparing rain for the earth, causing the grass to spring up on the mountains.


Cross References

Psalm 95:1-2

Come, we will rejoice to Jehovah: we will shout to the Rock saving us.

Exodus 15:20-21

And Miriam the prophetess, the sister of Aaron, will take the drum in her hand; and all the women will go forth after her, with drums and with lutes.

Psalm 47:6-7

Play on the harp to God, play on the harp to our King; play on the harp.

Psalm 68:32

Ye kingdoms of the earth, sing to God; play on the harp to Jehovah. Silence.

Psalm 92:1-3

Chanting a song to the day of Sabbath. It is good to confess to Jehovah, to play on the harp to thy name, O Most High.

Psalm 107:21-22

They shall confess to Jehovah his mercy, and his wonders to the sons of man.

Revelation 5:8-10

And when he took the book, the four living creatures and the twentyfour elders fell before the Lamb, having each harps, and golden bowls full of incenses, which are the prayers of the holy.

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