Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

God is known in her strongholds for a refuge.

New American Standard Bible

God, in her palaces,
Has made Himself known as a stronghold.

King James Version

God is known in her palaces for a refuge.

Holman Bible

God is known as a stronghold
in its citadels.

International Standard Version

Within her citadels God is known as a place of refuge.

A Conservative Version

God has made himself known in her palaces for a refuge.

American Standard Version

God hath made himself known in her palaces for a refuge.

Amplified


God, in her palaces,
Has made Himself known as a stronghold.

Darby Translation

God is known in her palaces as a high fortress.

Julia Smith Translation

God being known in her fortresses for a height

King James 2000

God is known in her palaces for a refuge.

Lexham Expanded Bible

God [is] in her citadels; he is known as a [high] stronghold.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

God is well known in her palaces, that he is the defense of the same.

NET Bible

God is in its fortresses; he reveals himself as its defender.

New Heart English Bible

God has shown himself in her citadels as a refuge.

The Emphasized Bible

God, in her palaces, is to be known as a high tower.

Webster

God is known in her palaces for a refuge.

World English Bible

God has shown himself in her citadels as a refuge.

Youngs Literal Translation

God in her high places is known for a tower.

References

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Zion Exalted

2 Beautiful on high, the joy of the whole earth, is mount Zion, on the sides of the north, the city of the great King. 3 God is known in her strongholds for a refuge. 4 For, lo, the kings were gathered; they passed by together.


Cross References

2 Chronicles 12:7

And when Jehovah saw that they humbled themselves, the Word of Jehovah came to Shemaiah, saying, They have humbled themselves. I will not destroy them, but I will give them some deliverance. And My wrath shall not be poured out on Jerusalem by the hand of Shishak.

2 Chronicles 14:9-15

And Zerah the Ethiopian came out against them with an army of a million men, and three hundred chariots. And he came to Mareshah.

2 Chronicles 20:1-37

And it happened after this the sons of Moab, and the sons of Ammon came in, and with them others besides the Ammonites, to battle against Jehoshaphat.

Psalm 46:7

Jehovah of Hosts is with us; the God of Jacob is our refuge. Selah.

Psalm 76:1-5

To the Chief Musician. For stringed instruments. A Psalm of Asaph. A Song. God is known in Judah, His name is great in Israel.

Psalm 125:1

A Song of degrees. They who trust in Jehovah shall be like Mount Zion; it is not shaken, but remains forever.

Isaiah 4:5-6

And Jehovah will create over all the site of Mount Zion, and on her assemblies, a cloud and smoke by day, and the shining of a flaming fire by night; for on all the glory shall be a defense.

Isaiah 37:33-36

So Jehovah says this to the king of Assyria, He shall not come into this city nor shoot an arrow there, nor come before it with shield, nor cast a bank against it.

Zechariah 2:4-5

And he said to him, Run, speak to this young man, saying, Jerusalem shall be inhabited, as towns without walls for the multitude of men and cattle in her midst.

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