Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

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

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:

Julia Smith Translation

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

King James 2000

The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring forever: the judgments of the LORD are true and 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 precepts of Yahweh [are] right, making [the] heart rejoice. The command of Yahweh [is] pure, enlightening [the] eyes. 9 The fear of Yahweh [is] pure, enduring forever. The ordinances of Yahweh [are] true; they are righteous altogether, 10 more desirable than gold, even much fine gold; and sweeter than honey, even honey [in the] comb.


Cross References

Psalm 119:142

Your righteousness [is] an everlasting righteousness, and your law [is] truth.

Genesis 22:12

And he said, "Do not stretch out your hand against the boy; do not do anything to him. For now I know that you are {one who fears} God, since you have not withheld your son, your only child, from me."

Genesis 42:18

On the third day Joseph said to them, "Do this and you will live; I fear God.

Exodus 21:1

"And these are the regulations that you will set before them.

Deuteronomy 4:8

And what [other] great nation has for it just rules and regulations just like {this whole} law that I [am] setting {before} you {today}?

1 Samuel 12:24

Only fear Yahweh and serve him faithfully with all of your heart. For consider {what great things he has done for you}.

1 Kings 18:3-4

Ahab summoned Obadiah who [was] over the house. (Now Obadiah was fearing Yahweh greatly.

1 Kings 18:12

And it will happen that I will go from you and the Spirit of Yahweh will carry you up to where I do not know. Then I will come to tell Ahab, but he will not find you, and then he will kill me, [even though] your servant has feared Yahweh from my youth.

Nehemiah 5:15

The former governors who were before me laid burdens on the people, and they took food and wine from them, besides forty shekels. Also, their servants controlled the people, but I did not do so because of the fear of God.

Psalm 10:5

His ways endure at all times. Your judgments are aloof from him. [As for] all his enemies, he scoffs at them.

Psalm 34:11-14

Come, [you] children, listen to me; I will teach you the fear of Yahweh.

Psalm 36:1

An oracle: the wicked has rebellion in the midst of his heart. There is no fear of God before his eyes.

Psalm 36:6

Your righteousness [is] {like the mighty mountains}, your judgments [like the] great deep. You save man and beast, O Yahweh.

Psalm 72:1-2

O God, give your judgments to [the] king, and your righteousness to [the] king's son.

Psalm 111:10-6

The fear of Yahweh [is the] beginning of wisdom; all who do them have a good understanding. His praise endures forever.

Psalm 115:13

He will bless [those who] fear Yahweh, the small with the great.

Psalm 119:1

Blessed [are those whose] way is blameless, who walk in the law of Yahweh.

Psalm 119:7

I will give you thanks with an upright heart, when I learn your righteous laws.

Psalm 119:39

Turn away my disgrace that I dread, for your ordinances [are] good.

Psalm 119:62

[In the] middle of [the] night I rise to give you thanks, because of your righteous ordinances.

Psalm 119:75

I know, O Yahweh, that your judgments [are] right, and [that] in faithfulness you afflicted me.

Psalm 119:106

I have sworn [an oath] and confirmed [it], to heed {your righteous ordinances}.

Psalm 119:137-138

You [are] righteous, O Yahweh, and your ordinances [are] upright.

Psalm 147:19

[He] declares his word to Jacob, his statutes and his ordinances to Israel.

Proverbs 8:13

The fear of Yahweh [is] hatred of evil, pride, and arrogance and an evil way. And I hate a mouth of perversity.

Isaiah 26:8

Surely we wait for you [in] the path of your judgments, Yahweh, for your name and renown [are the] desire of [the] soul.

Acts 10:22

And they said, "Cornelius, a centurion, a righteous and God-fearing man--and well spoken of by the whole nation of the Jews--was directed by a holy angel to summon you to his house and to hear words from you."

Romans 2:2

Now we know that the judgment of God is according to truth against those who do such things.

Romans 3:10-18

just as it is written, "[There] is no one righteous, not even one;

Romans 11:22

See, then, the kindness and severity of God: severity upon those who have fallen, but upon you the kindness of God--if you continue in his kindness, for otherwise you also will be cut off.

Revelation 15:3

And they were singing the song of Moses, the slave of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying: "Great and marvelous [are] your works, Lord God All-Powerful; righteous and true [are] your ways, King of the ages!

Revelation 16:7

And I heard the altar saying, "Yes, Lord God All-Powerful, true and righteous [are] your judgments."

Revelation 19:2

because his judgments [are] true and righteous, because he has passed judgment on the great prostitute who corrupted the earth with her sexual immorality, and has avenged the blood of his slaves {shed by} her hand!"

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