Parallel Verses

Amplified

There is a river whose streams shall make glad the city of God, the holy place of the tabernacles of the Most High.

New American Standard Bible

There is a river whose streams make glad the city of God, The holy dwelling places of the Most High.

King James Version

There is a river, the streams whereof shall make glad the city of God, the holy place of the tabernacles of the most High.

Holman Bible

There is a river—
its streams delight the city of God,
the holy dwelling place of the Most High.

International Standard Version

Look! There is a river whose streams make the city of God rejoice, even the Holy Place of the Most High.

A Conservative Version

There is a river, the streams of which make the city of God glad, the holy place of the tabernacles of the Most High.

American Standard Version

There is a river, the streams whereof make glad the city of God, The holy place of the tabernacles of the Most High.

Bible in Basic English

There is a river whose streams make glad the resting-place of God, the holy place of the tents of the Most High.

Darby Translation

There is a river the streams whereof make glad the city of God, the sanctuary of the habitations of the Most High.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

There is a river, the streams of which shall make glad the city of God, the sanctuary of the tents of the most High.

Julia Smith Translation

A river, its streams will gladden the city of God, the holy place of the tents of the Most High.

King James 2000

There is a river, the streams of which shall make glad the city of God, the holy place of the tabernacle of the most High.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[There is] a river whose streams gladden the city of God, the holiest of the dwellings of the Most High.

Modern King James verseion

There is a river, its channels gladden the city of God glad, the holy place of the tabernacles of the Most High.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The rivers of the flood thereof shall make glad the city of God, the holy dwelling of the most highest.

NET Bible

The river's channels bring joy to the city of God, the special, holy dwelling place of the sovereign One.

New Heart English Bible

There is a river, the streams of which make the city of God glad, the holy place of the tents of the Most High.

The Emphasized Bible

A river! whose channels, shall gladden the city of God, The Most High, hath hallowed his habitation.

Webster

There is a river, the streams of which shall make glad the city of God, the holy place of the tabernacles of the Most High.

World English Bible

There is a river, the streams of which make the city of God glad, the holy place of the tents of the Most High.

Youngs Literal Translation

A river -- its rivulets rejoice the city of God, Thy holy place of the tabernacles of the Most High.

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Context Readings

God Our Refuge

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. 5 God is in the midst of her, she shall not be moved; God will help her right early [at the dawn of the morning].


Cross References

Psalm 48:1

Great is the Lord, and highly to be praised in the city of our God! His holy mountain,

Isaiah 60:14

The sons of those who afflicted you shall come bending low to you, and all those who despised you shall bow down at your feet, and they shall call you the City of the Lord, the Zion of the Holy One of Israel.

Psalm 87:3

Glorious things are spoken of you, O city of God. Selah [pause, and calmly realize what that means]!

Psalm 48:8

As we have heard, so have we seen in the city of the Lord of hosts, in the city of our God: God will establish it forever. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Deuteronomy 12:11-12

Then there shall be a place which the Lord your God shall choose to cause His Name [and His Presence] to dwell there; to it you shall bring all that I command you: your burnt offerings, your sacrifices, your tithes and what the hand presents [as a first gift from the fruits of the ground], and all your choicest offerings which you vow to the Lord.

2 Chronicles 6:6

But I have chosen Jerusalem, that My Name [and the symbol of My presence] might be there, and I have chosen David to be over My people Israel.

Psalm 23:2

He makes me lie down in [fresh, tender] green pastures; He leads me beside the still and restful waters.

Psalm 36:8-9

They relish and feast on the abundance of Your house; and You cause them to drink of the stream of Your pleasures.

Psalm 43:3

O send out Your light and Your truth, let them lead me; let them bring me to Your holy hill and to Your dwelling.

Psalm 65:9

You visit the earth and saturate it with water; You greatly enrich it; the river of God is full of water; You provide them with grain when You have so prepared the earth.

Psalm 91:1

He who dwells in the secret place of the Most High shall remain stable and fixed under the shadow of the Almighty [Whose power no foe can withstand].

Psalm 92:1

It is a good and delightful thing to give thanks to the Lord, to sing praises [with musical accompaniment] to Your name, O Most High,

Psalm 92:8

But You, Lord, are on high forever.

Ecclesiastes 5:8

If you see the oppression of the poor and the violent taking away of justice and righteousness in the state or province, do not marvel at the matter. [Be sure that there are those who will attend to it] for a higher [official] than the high is observing, and higher ones are over them.

Isaiah 8:6-7

Because this people [Israel and Judah] have refused and despised the waters of Shiloah [Siloam, the only perennial fountain of Jerusalem, and symbolic of God's protection and sustaining power] that go gently, and rejoice in and with Rezin [the king of Syria] and Remaliah's son [Pekah the king of Israel],

Isaiah 37:35-36

For I will defend this city to save it, for My own sake and for the sake of My servant David.

Isaiah 48:18

Oh, that you had hearkened to My commandments! Then your peace and prosperity would have been like a flowing river, and your righteousness [the holiness and purity of the nation] like the [abundant] waves of the sea.

Ezekiel 47:1-12

Then he [my guide] brought me again to the door of the house [of the Lord -- "the temple], and behold, waters issued out from under the threshold of the temple toward the east, for the front of the temple was toward the east; and the waters came down from under, from the right side of the temple, on the south side of the altar.

Micah 6:6

With what shall I come before the Lord and bow myself before God on high? Shall I come before Him with burnt offerings, with calves a year old?

Hebrews 12:22

But rather, you have come to Mount Zion, even to the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and to countless multitudes of angels in festal gathering,

Revelation 21:2-3

And I saw the holy city, the new Jerusalem, descending out of heaven from God, all arrayed like a bride beautified and adorned for her husband;

Revelation 21:10

Then in the Spirit He conveyed me away to a vast and lofty mountain and exhibited to me the holy (hallowed, consecrated) city of Jerusalem descending out of heaven from God,

Revelation 22:1-3

Then he showed me the river whose waters give life, sparkling like crystal, flowing out from the throne of God and of the Lamb

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