Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

The fear of Jehovah being pure, standing forever: the judgments of Jehovah, truth, they were altogether just

New American Standard Bible

The fear of the Lord is clean, enduring forever;
The judgments of the Lord are true; they are righteous altogether.

King James Version

The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring for ever: the judgments of the LORD are true and righteous altogether.

Holman Bible

The fear of the Lord is pure,
enduring forever;
the ordinances of the Lord are reliable
and altogether righteous.

International Standard Version

The fear of the LORD is clean, standing forever. The judgments of the LORD are true; they are altogether righteous.

A Conservative Version

The fear of LORD is clean, enduring forever. The ordinances of LORD are true, [and] righteous altogether.

American Standard Version

The fear of Jehovah is clean, enduring for ever: The ordinances of Jehovah are true, and righteous altogether.

Amplified


The fear of the Lord is clean, enduring forever;
The judgments of the Lord are true, they are righteous altogether.

Bible in Basic English

The fear of the Lord is clean, and has no end; the decisions of the Lord are true and full of righteousness.

Darby Translation

The fear of Jehovah is clean, enduring for ever; the judgments of Jehovah are truth, they are righteous altogether:

King James 2000

The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring forever: the judgments of the LORD are true and righteous altogether.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The fear of Yahweh [is] pure, enduring forever. The ordinances of Yahweh [are] true; they are righteous altogether,

Modern King James verseion

The fear of Jehovah is clean, enduring forever; the judgments of Jehovah are true and righteous altogether,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The fear of the LORD is clean, and endureth forever: the judgments of the LORD are true and righteous altogether.

NET Bible

The commands to fear the Lord are right and endure forever. The judgments given by the Lord are trustworthy and absolutely just.

New Heart English Bible

The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring forever. The LORD's ordinances are true, and righteous altogether.

The Emphasized Bible

The, reverence of Yahweh, is clean, Enduring evermore, - The, decisions of Yahweh, are faithful, They are righteous, altogether:

Webster

The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring for ever: the judgments of the LORD are true and righteous altogether.

World English Bible

The fear of Yahweh is clean, enduring forever. Yahweh's ordinances are true, and righteous altogether.

Youngs Literal Translation

The fear of Jehovah is clean, standing to the age, The judgments of Jehovah are true, They have been righteous -- together.

References

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

The Witness Of Creation And Scripture

8 The mandates of Jehovah are straight, rejoicing the heart: the command of Jehovah pure, enlightening the eyes. 9 The fear of Jehovah being pure, standing forever: the judgments of Jehovah, truth, they were altogether just 10 Being desirable above gold, and above much pure gold, and being sweet above honey, and the dropping of honey-combs.


Cross References

Psalm 119:142

Thy Justice is justice forever, and thy law the truth.

Genesis 22:12

And he will say, Thou shalt not put forth thy hand upon the boy, and thou shalt do nothing to him; for now I know that thou feared God, and thou didst not spare thy son thine only, from me.

Genesis 42:18

And Joseph will say to them in the third day, This do ye, and live, I fearing God.

Exodus 21:1

And these the judgments which thou shalt set before them.

Deuteronomy 4:8

And what great nation to whom laws and judgments just, as all the instructions which I give before you this day?

1 Samuel 12:24

But fear ye Jehovah, and serve him in truth with all your heart: for see what he magnified with you.

1 Kings 18:3-4

And Ahab will call for Obadiaha who was over the house. (And Obadiaha was fearing Jehovah greatly:

1 Kings 18:12

And being I shall go from thee and the spirit of Jehovah will lift thee up where I shall not know; and I went to announce to Ahab, and he will not find thee, and he will kill me: and thy servant feared Jehovah from my youth.

Nehemiah 5:15

And the former prefects that were before me made heavy upon the people, and they will take from them in bread and wine, the last silver forty shekels; also their young men ruled over the people: and I did not thus from the face of the fear of God.

Psalm 10:5

His ways will be in pain in all time; thy judgments high from before him: all his enemies he will puff at them.

Psalm 34:11-14

Come, ye sons, hear to me: I will teach you the fear of Jehovah.

Psalm 36:1

To the overseer, to the servant of Jehovah: to David. A song of transgression to the unjust one in the midst of my heart, no fear of God before his eyes.

Psalm 36:6

Thy justice as the mountains of God; thy judgments a great deep: man and cattle thou wilt save, O Jerhova

Psalm 72:1-2

To Solomon. O God, thou wilt give thy judgments to the king, and thy justice to the king's son.

Psalm 111:10-6

The beginning of wisdom is the fear of Jehovah: a good understanding to all doing them: his praise stands forever.

Psalm 115:13

He will bless those fearing Jehovah, the small with the great

Psalm 119:1

Happy the blameless of way, they going in the law of Jehovah.

Psalm 119:7

I will praise thee in uprightness of heart in my learning the judgments of thy justice.

Psalm 119:39

Cause my reproach to pass away which I feared for thy judgments are good.

Psalm 119:62

The middle of the night I will arise to confess to thee for the judgments of thy justice.

Psalm 119:75

I knew, O Jehovah, that thy judgments are justice, and in truth thou didst humble me.

Psalm 119:106

I sware, and I will cease to stand, to watch the judgments of thy justice.

Psalm 119:137-138

Just art thou, O Jehovah, and upright thy judgments.

Psalm 147:19

Announcing his word to Jacob, his laws and judgments to Israel.

Proverbs 8:13

The fear of Jehovah hates evil: pride and haughtiness, and the evil way, and the mouth of perverseness I hated.

Isaiah 26:8

Also the way of thy judgments, O Jehovah, we hoped for thee; to thy name and to thy remembrance is the desire of the soul.

Acts 10:22

And they said, Cornelius the centurion, a just man, and fearing God, and witnessed of by the whole nation of the Jews, received intimation of the divine will by a holy messenger to send for thee to his house, and hear words of thee.

Romans 2:2

And we know that the judgment of God is according to truth upon them doing such things.

Romans 3:10-18

As has been written, That there is no just one, not one:

Romans 11:22

Behold then the goodness and severity of God: truly upon the fallen, severity; and upon thee, goodness, if thou continue in goodness: otherwise shalt thou also be cut off.

Revelation 15:3

And they sing the song of Moses the servant of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying, Great and wonderful thy works, O Lord God, Omnipotent Ruler; just and true thy ways, King of the holy.

Revelation 16:7

And I heard another from the altar saying, Yes, O Lord God, the Omnipotent Ruler, true and just thy judgments.

Revelation 19:2

For true and just his judgments: for he judged the great harlot, who corrupted the earth with her harlotry, and he avenged the blood of his servants from her hand.

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