Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

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

Darby Translation

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

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.

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 You rescued me from strife with people; you set me as head (over) nations. People I did not know served me; 44 as soon as {they heard}, they obeyed me. [The] children of a foreign land feigned obedience before me. 45 [The] children of a foreign land {lost heart}, and they came trembling from their strongholds.


Cross References

Psalm 66:3

Say to God, "How awesome are your works! Because of the greatness of your strength, your enemies will cringe before you.

Psalm 81:15

Those who hate Yahweh would cringe before him, and their fate would be forever.

Deuteronomy 33:29

Blessed [are] you, O Israel. Who is like you, a people who [is] saved by Yahweh, the shield of your help, and who [is] the sword of your triumph, and your enemies, they shall fawn before you, and you shall tread on their backs."

2 Samuel 1:13

Then David said to the young man who [was] reporting to him, "Where [are] you from?" And he said, "I [am] the son of an alien man. I [am] an Amalekite."

2 Samuel 22:44-46

You delivered me from the strife of my people; you preserved me as the head of the nations. A people I had not known served me.

Psalm 68:30

Rebuke [the] beasts in [the] reeds, [the] herd of bulls with [the] calves of [the] peoples, trampling the pieces of silver. Scatter [the] nations [who] delight in battles.

Isaiah 62:8

Yahweh has sworn by his right hand, and by {his mighty arm}, "Surely I will never again give your grain [as] food to {your enemies}, and surely {foreigners} shall not drink your new wine at which you have labored."

Ezekiel 44:7

At your bringing {foreigners} [who are] uncircumcised of heart and uncircumcised of flesh to be in my sanctuary to profane it, my temple, {as you offered my food, fat, and blood}, so you broke my covenant by all of your detestable things.

Romans 10:16-17

But not all have obeyed the good news, for Isaiah says, "Lord, who has believed our report?"

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