Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

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

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.

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

Amplified

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

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.

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 be afraid,
though the earth trembles
and the mountains topple
into the depths of the seas,
3 though its waters roar and foam
and the mountains quake with its turmoil.Selah
4 There is a river—
its streams delight the city of God,
the holy dwelling place of the Most High.


Cross References

Psalm 93:3-4

The floods have lifted up, Lord,
the floods have lifted up their voice;
the floods lift up their pounding waves.

Jeremiah 5:22

Do you not fear Me?
This is the Lord’s declaration.
Do you not tremble before Me,
the One who set the sand as the boundary of the sea,
an enduring barrier that it cannot cross?
The waves surge, but they cannot prevail.
They roar but cannot pass over it.

Judges 5:4-5

Lord, when You came from Seir,
when You marched from the fields of Edom,
the earth trembled,
the heavens poured rain,
and the clouds poured water.

1 Kings 19:11

Then He said, “Go out and stand on the mountain in the Lord’s presence.”At that moment, the Lord passed by. A great and mighty wind was tearing at the mountains and was shattering cliffs before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind. After the wind there was an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake.

Job 9:5-6

He removes mountains without their knowledge,
overturning them in His anger.

Job 38:11

when I declared: “You may come this far, but no farther;
your proud waves stop here”?

Psalm 18:4

The ropes of death were wrapped around me;
the torrents of destruction terrified me.

Psalm 114:4-7

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

Isaiah 5:3

So now, residents of Jerusalem
and men of Judah,
please judge between Me
and My vineyard.

Isaiah 17:12-13

Ah! The roar of many peoples—
they roar like the roaring of the seas.
The raging of the nations—
they rage like the raging of mighty waters.

Jeremiah 4:24

I looked at the mountains,
and they were quaking;
all the hills shook.

Micah 1:4

The mountains will melt beneath Him,
and the valleys will split apart,
like wax near a fire,
like water cascading down a mountainside.

Nahum 1:5

The mountains quake before Him,
and the hills melt;
the earth trembles at His presence—
the world and all who live in it.

Matthew 7:25

The rain fell, the rivers rose, and the winds blew and pounded that house. Yet it didn’t collapse, because its foundation was on the rock.

Revelation 16:20

Every island fled, and the mountains disappeared.

Revelation 17:15

He also said to me, “The waters you saw, where the prostitute was seated, are peoples, multitudes, nations, and languages.

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