Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

At the hearing of the ear, they obey me: strangers come cringing unto me.

New American Standard Bible

As soon as they hear, they obey me;
Foreigners submit to me.

King James Version

As soon as they hear of me, they shall obey me: the strangers shall submit themselves unto me.

Holman Bible

Foreigners submit to me grudgingly;
as soon as they hear, they obey me.

International Standard Version

When they hear of me, they will obey me; foreigners will submit to me.

A Conservative Version

As soon as they hear of me they shall obey me. The foreigners shall submit themselves to me.

American Standard Version

As soon as they hear of me they shall obey me; The foreigners shall submit themselves unto me.

Amplified


As soon as they hear me, they respond and obey me;
Foreigners feign obedience to me.

Bible in Basic English

From the time when my name comes to their ears they will be ruled by me: men of other countries will, with false hearts, put themselves under my authority.

Julia Smith Translation

At the hearing of the ear they shall hear to me: sons of the stranger shall feign to me.

King James 2000

As soon as they hear of me, they shall obey me: the foreigners shall submit themselves unto me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

as soon as {they heard}, they obeyed me. [The] children of a foreign land feigned obedience before me.

Modern King James verseion

As soon as they hear of Me, they shall obey Me; the sons of strangers shall bow down to Me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

As soon as they hear of me, they shall obey me, but the strange children dissemble with me. {TYNDALE: And the aliens crouched unto me, and obeyed me at a word.}

NET Bible

When they hear of my exploits, they submit to me. Foreigners are powerless before me;

New Heart English Bible

As soon as they hear of me they shall obey me. The foreigners shall submit themselves to me.

The Emphasized Bible

At the hearing of the ear, they submitted to me, the sons of the foreigner, came cringing unto me:

Webster

As soon as they hear of me, they shall obey me: the strangers shall submit themselves to me.

World English Bible

As soon as they hear of me they shall obey me. The foreigners shall submit themselves to me.

Youngs Literal Translation

At the hearing of the ear they hearken to me, Sons of a stranger feign obedience to me,

Verse Info

Context Readings

Praise For Deliverance

43 Thou hast delivered me from the strivings of the people; thou hast made me the head of the nations: a people I knew not doth serve me. 44 At the hearing of the ear, they obey me: strangers come cringing unto me. 45 Strangers have faded away, and they come trembling forth from their close places.


Cross References

Psalm 66:3

Say unto God, How terrible are thy works! because of the greatness of thy strength, thine enemies come cringing unto thee.

Psalm 81:15

The haters of Jehovah would have come cringing unto him; but their time would have been for ever.

Deuteronomy 33:29

Happy art thou, Israel! Who is like unto thee, a people saved by Jehovah, The shield of thy help, And the sword of thine excellency? And thine enemies shall come cringing to thee; And thou shalt tread upon their high places.

2 Samuel 1:13

And David said to the young man that told him, Whence art thou? And he said, I am the son of an Amalekite stranger.

2 Samuel 22:44-46

And thou hast delivered me from the strivings of my people, Thou hast kept me to be head of the nations: A people I knew not doth serve me:

Psalm 68:30

Rebuke the beast of the reeds, the assembly of the strong, with the calves of the peoples: every one submitteth himself with pieces of silver. Scatter the peoples that delight in war.

Isaiah 62:8

Jehovah hath sworn by his right hand and by the arm of his strength, I will indeed no more give thy corn to be food for thine enemies; and the sons of the alien shall not drink thy new wine, for which thou hast laboured;

Ezekiel 44:7

in that ye have brought strangers, uncircumcised in heart and uncircumcised in flesh, to be in my sanctuary, to profane it, even my house, when ye offered my bread, the fat and the blood; and they have broken my covenant besides all your abominations.

Romans 10:16-17

But they have not all obeyed the glad tidings. For Esaias says, Lord, who has believed our report?

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