Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

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

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].

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 Put your life in the hands of the Lord; have faith in him and he will do it. 6 And he will make your righteousness be seen like the light, and your cause like the shining of the sun. 7 Take your rest in the Lord, waiting quietly for him; do not be angry because of the man who does well in his evil ways, and gives effect to his bad designs.


Cross References

Job 11:17

And your life will be brighter than day; though it is dark, it will become like the morning.

Micah 7:8-9

Do not be glad because of my sorrow, O my hater: after my fall I will be lifted up; when I am seated in the dark, the Lord will be a light to me.

Psalm 31:20

You will keep them safe in your house from the designs of man; in the secret of your tent will you keep them from angry tongues.

Isaiah 54:17

No instrument of war which is formed against you will be of any use; and every tongue which says evil against you will be judged false. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord, and their righteousness comes from me, says the Lord.

Isaiah 58:8

Then will light be shining on you like the morning, and your wounds will quickly be well: and your righteousness will go before you, and the glory of the Lord will come after you.

Isaiah 58:10

And if you give your bread to those in need of it, so that the troubled one may have his desire; then you will have light in the dark, and your night will be as the full light of the sun:

Malachi 3:18

Then you will again see how the upright man is different from the sinner, and the servant of God from him who is not.

Matthew 13:43

Then will the upright be shining as the sun in the kingdom of their Father. He who has ears, let him give ear.

1 Corinthians 4:5

For this reason let there be no judging before the time, till the Lord comes, who will make clear the secret things of the dark, and the designs of the heart; and then will every man have his praise from God.

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