Parallel Verses

Amplified

For God is the King of all the earth; sing praises in a skillful psalm and with understanding.

New American Standard Bible

For God is the King of all the earth; Sing praises with a skillful psalm.

King James Version

For God is the King of all the earth: sing ye praises with understanding.

Holman Bible

Sing a song of wisdom,
for God is King of all the earth.

International Standard Version

Indeed, God is king over all the earth; sing a song of praise.

A Conservative Version

For God is the King of all the earth. Sing ye praises with understanding.

American Standard Version

For God is the King of all the earth: Sing ye praises with understanding.

Bible in Basic English

For God is the King of all the earth; make songs of praise with knowledge.

Darby Translation

For God is the King of all the earth; sing psalms with understanding.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For God is the King of all the earth; sing ye praises with understanding.

Julia Smith Translation

For God is King of all the earth: play on the harp from understanding.

King James 2000

For God is the King of all the earth: sing you praises with understanding.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For God [is] king of all the earth. Sing praises with understanding.

Modern King James verseion

For God is King of all the earth; sing praises with understanding.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For God is the King of all the earth; sing ye praises unto him with understanding.

NET Bible

For God is king of the whole earth! Sing a well-written song!

New Heart English Bible

For God is the King of all the earth. Sing praises with understanding.

The Emphasized Bible

For God is king of all the earth, Sing praises with understanding.

Webster

For God is the King of all the earth: sing ye praises with understanding.

World English Bible

For God is the King of all the earth. Sing praises with understanding.

Youngs Literal Translation

For king of all the earth is God, Give praise, O understanding one.

References

Easton

Fausets

Smith

Context Readings

God Our King

6 Sing praises to God, sing praises! Sing praises to our King, sing praises! 7 For God is the King of all the earth; sing praises in a skillful psalm and with understanding. 8 God reigns over the nations; God sits upon His holy throne.


Cross References

Zechariah 14:9

And the Lord shall be King over all the earth; in that day the Lord shall be one [in the recognition and worship of men] and His name one.

Colossians 3:16

Let the word [spoken by] Christ (the Messiah) have its home [in your hearts and minds] and dwell in you in [all its] richness, as you teach and admonish and train one another in all insight and intelligence and wisdom [in spiritual things, and as you sing] psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, making melody to God with [His] grace in your hearts.

Psalm 47:2

For the Lord Most High excites terror, awe, and dread; He is a great King over all the earth.

Psalm 47:8

God reigns over the nations; God sits upon His holy throne.

1 Corinthians 14:14-15

For if I pray in an [unknown] tongue, my spirit [by the Holy Spirit within me] prays, but my mind is unproductive [it bears no fruit and helps nobody].

Revelation 11:15

The seventh angel then blew [his] trumpet, and there were mighty voices in heaven, shouting, The dominion (kingdom, sovereignty, rule) of the world has now come into the possession and become the kingdom of our Lord and of His Christ (the Messiah), and He shall reign forever and ever (for the eternities of the eternities)!

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