Parallel Verses

Amplified

Though its waters roar and foam, though the mountains tremble at its swelling and tumult. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

New American Standard Bible

Though its waters roar and foam, Though the mountains quake at its swelling pride. Selah.

King James Version

Though the waters thereof roar and be troubled, though the mountains shake with the swelling thereof. Selah.

Holman Bible

though its waters roar and foam
and the mountains quake with its turmoil.Selah

International Standard Version

when its waters roar and rage, when the mountains tremble despite their pride. Interlude

A Conservative Version

though the waters of it roar and are troubled, though the mountains tremble with the swelling of it. Selah.

American Standard Version

Though the waters thereof roar and be troubled, Though the mountains tremble with the swelling thereof. Selah

Bible in Basic English

Though its waters are sounding and troubled, and though the mountains are shaking with their violent motion. (Selah.)

Darby Translation

Though the waters thereof roar and foam, though the mountains shake with the swelling thereof. Selah.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

though the waters thereof roar and be troubled, though the mountains shake with the violence thereof. Selah.

Julia Smith Translation

Its waters will roar, they will foam; the mountains will tremble in its pride. Silence.

King James 2000

Though the waters thereof roar and be troubled, though the mountains shake with the swelling thereof. Selah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

though its waters roar [and] foam, though mountains shake with its surging [water]. Selah

Modern King James verseion

Let its waters roar and foam; let the mountains shake with the swelling of it. Selah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Though the waters thereof rage and swell, and though the mountains shake at the tempest of the same. Selah.

NET Bible

when its waves crash and foam, and the mountains shake before the surging sea. (Selah)

New Heart English Bible

though its waters roar and are troubled, though the mountains tremble with their swelling. Selah.

The Emphasized Bible

The waters thereof roar and foam, The mountains tremble with the swelling thereof Selah.

Webster

Though its waters shall roar and be disturbed, though the mountains shake with the swelling of it. Selah.

World English Bible

though its waters roar and are troubled, though the mountains tremble with their swelling. Selah.

Youngs Literal Translation

Roar -- troubled are its waters, Mountains they shake in its pride. Selah.

References

American

Context Readings

God Our Refuge

2 Therefore we will not fear, though the earth should change and though the mountains be shaken into the midst of the seas, 3 Though its waters roar and foam, though the mountains tremble at its swelling and tumult. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]! 4 There is a river whose streams shall make glad the city of God, the holy place of the tabernacles of the Most High.


Cross References

Psalm 93:3-4

The floods have lifted up, O Lord, the floods have lifted up their voice; the floods lift up the roaring of their waves.

Jeremiah 5:22

Do you not fear and reverence Me? says the Lord. Do you not tremble before Me? I placed the sand for the boundary of the sea, a perpetual barrier beyond which it cannot pass and by an everlasting ordinance beyond which it cannot go? And though the waves of the sea toss and shake themselves, yet they cannot prevail [against the feeble grains of sand which God has ordained by nature to be sufficient for His purpose]; though [the billows] roar, yet they cannot pass over that [barrier]. [Is not such a God to be reverently feared and worshiped?]

Judges 5:4-5

Lord, when You went forth out of Seir, when You marched out of the field of Edom, the earth trembled and the heavens also dropped, yes, the clouds dropped water.

1 Kings 19:11

And He said, Go out and stand on the mount before the Lord. And behold, the Lord passed by, and a great and strong wind rent the mountains and broke in pieces the rocks before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind; and after the wind an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake;

Job 9:5-6

[God] Who removes the mountains, and they know it not when He overturns them in His anger;

Job 38:11

And said, Thus far shall you come and no farther; and here shall your proud waves be stayed?

Psalm 18:4

The cords or bands of death surrounded me, and the streams of ungodliness and the torrents of ruin terrified me.

Psalm 114:4-7

The mountains skipped like rams, the little hills like lambs.

Isaiah 5:3

And now, O inhabitants of Jerusalem and men of Judah, judge, I pray you, between Me and My vineyard [My people, says the Lord].

Isaiah 17:12-13

Hark, the uproar of a multitude of peoples! They roar and thunder like the noise of the seas! Ah, the roar of nations! They roar like the roaring of rushing and mighty waters!

Jeremiah 4:24

I looked at the mountains, and behold, they trembled, and all the hills moved lightly to and fro.

Micah 1:4

And the mountains shall melt under Him and the valleys shall be cleft like wax before the fire, like waters poured down a steep place.

Nahum 1:5

The mountains tremble and quake before Him and the hills melt away, and the earth is upheaved at His presence -- "yes, the world and all that dwell in it.

Matthew 7:25

And the rain fell and the floods came and the winds blew and beat against that house; yet it did not fall, because it had been founded on the rock.

Revelation 16:20

And every island fled and no mountains could be found.

Revelation 17:15

And [the angel further] said to me, The waters that you observed, where the harlot is seated, are races and multitudes and nations and dialects (languages).

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