Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

Blessed is Jehovah, For He hath made marvellous His kindness To me in a city of bulwarks.

New American Standard Bible

Blessed be the Lord,
For He has made marvelous His lovingkindness to me in a besieged city.

King James Version

Blessed be the LORD: for he hath shewed me his marvellous kindness in a strong city.

Holman Bible

May the Lord be praised,
for He has wonderfully shown His faithful love to me
in a city under siege.

International Standard Version

Blessed be the LORD! In a marvelous way he demonstrated his gracious love to me, when I was in a city under siege.

A Conservative Version

Blessed be LORD, for he has shown me his marvelous loving kindness in a strong city.

American Standard Version

Blessed be Jehovah; For he hath showed me his marvellous lovingkindness in a strong city.

Amplified


Blessed be the Lord,
For He has shown His marvelous favor and lovingkindness to me [when I was assailed] in a besieged city.

Bible in Basic English

May the Lord be praised, because he has made clear to me the wonder of his grace in a strong town.

Darby Translation

Blessed be Jehovah; for he hath shewn me wondrously his loving-kindness in a strong city.

Julia Smith Translation

Praised be Jehovah, for he made wonderful his mercy to me in the fortified city.

King James 2000

Blessed be the LORD: for he has showed me his marvelous kindness in a strong city.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Blessed [is] Yahweh, because he has worked marvelously his loyal love to me in a besieged city.

Modern King James verseion

Blessed is Jehovah; for He has worked His mercy wondrously in a besieged city.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thanks be to the LORD; for he hath showed me marvelous great kindness in a strong city.

NET Bible

The Lord deserves praise for he demonstrated his amazing faithfulness to me when I was besieged by enemies.

New Heart English Bible

Praise be to the LORD, for he has shown me his marvelous loving kindness in a strong city.

The Emphasized Bible

Blessed be Yahweh, for he hath made wonderful his lovingkindness for me, in a fortified city.

Webster

Blessed be the LORD: for he hath showed me his wonderful kindness in a strong city.

World English Bible

Praise be to Yahweh, for he has shown me his marvelous loving kindness in a strong city.

References

Fausets

Context Readings

A Plea For Protection

20 Thou hast wrought for those trusting in Thee, Before sons of men. Thou hidest them in the secret place of Thy presence, From artifices of man, Thou concealest them in a tabernacle, From the strife of tongues. 21 Blessed is Jehovah, For He hath made marvellous His kindness To me in a city of bulwarks. 22 And I -- I have said in my haste, 'I have been cut off from before Thine eyes,' But Thou hast heard the voice of my supplications, In my crying unto Thee.


Cross References

Psalm 17:7

Separate wonderfully Thy kindness, O Saviour of the confiding, By Thy right hand, from withstanders.

1 Samuel 23:7-13

And it is declared to Saul that David hath come in to Keilah, and Saul saith, 'God hath made him known for my hand, for he hath been shut in, to enter into a city of doors and bar.'

Psalm 98:1

A Psalm. Sing ye to Jehovah a new song, For wonders He hath done, Given salvation to Him hath His right hand and His holy arm.

Psalm 118:23

From Jehovah hath this been, It is wonderful in our eyes,

Jeremiah 1:18

And I, lo, I have given thee this day for a fenced city, and for an iron pillar, and for brazen walls over all the land, to the kings of Judah, to its heads, to its priests, and to the people of the land;

1 Peter 2:9

and ye are a choice race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people acquired, that the excellences ye may shew forth of Him who out of darkness did call you to His wondrous light;

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