Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

He will bring forth your righteousness as the light
And your judgment as the noonday.

King James Version

And he shall bring forth thy righteousness as the light, and thy judgment as the noonday.

Holman Bible

making your righteousness shine like the dawn,
your justice like the noonday.

International Standard Version

He will bring forth your righteousness as a light, and your justice as the noonday sun.

A Conservative Version

And he will make thy righteousness to go forth as the light, and thy justice as the noon-day.

American Standard Version

And he will make thy righteousness to go forth as the light, And thy justice as the noon-day.

Amplified


He will make your righteousness [your pursuit of right standing with God] like the light,
And your judgment like [the shining of] the noonday [sun].

Bible in Basic English

And he will make your righteousness be seen like the light, and your cause like the shining of the sun.

Darby Translation

and he will bring forth thy righteousness as the light, and thy judgment as the noonday.

Julia Smith Translation

And he brought forth as the light thy justice, and thy judgment as the noon.

King James 2000

And he shall bring forth your righteousness as the light, and your justice as the noonday.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then he will bring forth your righteousness like the light, and your justice like the noonday.

Modern King James verseion

And He shall bring forth your righteousness like the light, and your judgment like the noonday.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He shall make thy righteousness as clear as the light, and thy just dealing as the noonday.

NET Bible

He will vindicate you in broad daylight, and publicly defend your just cause.

New Heart English Bible

And he will make your righteousness go forth as the light, and your justice as the noonday.

The Emphasized Bible

So will he bring forth, as the light, thy righteousness, and thy vindication as the noonday.

Webster

And he will bring forth thy righteousness as the light, and thy judgment as the noon-day.

World English Bible

he will make your righteousness go forth as the light, and your justice as the noon day sun.

Youngs Literal Translation

And hath brought out as light thy righteousness, And thy judgment as noon-day.

References

Context Readings

Instruction In Wisdom

5 Commit your way to the Lord,
Trust also in Him, and He will do it.
6 He will bring forth your righteousness as the light
And your judgment as the noonday.
7 Rest in the Lord and wait patiently for Him;
Do not fret because of him who prospers in his way,
Because of the man who carries out wicked schemes.


Cross References

Job 11:17

“Your life would be brighter than noonday;
Darkness would be like the morning.

Micah 7:8-9

Do not rejoice over me, O my enemy.
Though I fall I will rise;
Though I dwell in darkness, the Lord is a light for me.

Psalm 31:20

You hide them in the secret place of Your presence from the conspiracies of man;
You keep them secretly in a shelter from the strife of tongues.

Isaiah 54:17

No weapon that is formed against you will prosper;
And every tongue that accuses you in judgment you will condemn.
This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord,
And their vindication is from Me,” declares the Lord.

Isaiah 58:8

“Then your light will break out like the dawn,
And your recovery will speedily spring forth;
And your righteousness will go before you;
The glory of the Lord will be your rear guard.

Isaiah 58:10

And if you give yourself to the hungry
And satisfy the desire of the afflicted,
Then your light will rise in darkness
And your gloom will become like midday.

Malachi 3:18

So you will again distinguish between the righteous and the wicked, between one who serves God and one who does not serve Him.

Matthew 13:43

Then the righteous will shine forth as the sun in the kingdom of their Father. He who has ears, let him hear.

1 Corinthians 4:5

Therefore do not go on passing judgment before the time, but wait until the Lord comes who will both bring to light the things hidden in the darkness and disclose the motives of men’s hearts; and then each man’s praise will come to him from God.

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