Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

The heavens revealed his justice, for God is himself the judge. Interlude

New American Standard Bible

And the heavens declare His righteousness, For God Himself is judge. Selah.

King James Version

And the heavens shall declare his righteousness: for God is judge himself. Selah.

Holman Bible

The heavens proclaim His righteousness,
for God is the Judge.Selah

A Conservative Version

And the heavens shall declare his righteousness, for God is judge himself. Selah.

American Standard Version

And the heavens shall declare his righteousness; For God is judge himself. Selah

Amplified

And the heavens declare His righteousness (rightness and justice), for God, He is judge. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Darby Translation

And the heavens shall declare his righteousness; for God executeth judgment himself. Selah.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the heavens shall declare his righteousness, for God himself is the judge. Selah.

Julia Smith Translation

And the heavens shall announce his justice: for God himself the judge. Silence.

King James 2000

And the heavens shall declare his righteousness: for God is judge himself. Selah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [the] heavens declare his righteousness, because God himself is judge. Selah

Modern King James verseion

And the heavens shall declare His righteousness; for God Himself is judge. Selah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the heavens shall declare his righteousness, for God is judge himself. Selah.

NET Bible

The heavens declare his fairness, for God is judge. (Selah)

New Heart English Bible

The heavens shall declare his righteousness, for God himself is judge. Selah.

The Emphasized Bible

Now have the heavens declared his righteousness, Because, God, is, about to judge. Selah.

Webster

And the heavens shall declare his righteousness: for God is judge himself. Selah.

World English Bible

The heavens shall declare his righteousness, for God himself is judge. Selah.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the heavens declare His righteousness, For God Himself is judge. Selah.

Verse Info

Context Readings

God As Judge

5 "Assemble before me, my saints, who have entered into my covenant by sacrifice." 6 The heavens revealed his justice, for God is himself the judge. Interlude 7 "Listen, my people, for I am making a pronouncement: Israel, I, God, your God, am testifying against you.


Cross References

Psalm 75:7

since God is the judge. This one he will debase or that one he will exalt.

Psalm 97:6

The heavens declare his righteousness so that all the nations see his glory.

Psalm 89:5

Even the heavens praise your awesome deeds, LORD, your faithfulness in the assembly of the holy ones.

Revelation 19:2

His judgments are true and just. He has condemned the notorious prostitute who corrupted the world with her immorality. He has taken revenge on her for the blood of his servants."

Genesis 18:25

Far be it from you to do such a thing to kill the righteous along with the wicked, so that the righteous and the wicked are treated alike! The Judge of all the earth will do what is right, won't he?"

Psalm 7:3-5

LORD, my God, if I have done this thing, if there is injustice on my hands,

Psalm 9:16

The LORD has made himself known, executing judgment. The wicked are ensnared by what their hands have made. Interlude

John 5:22-23

The Father judges no one, but has given all authority to judge to the Son,

Romans 2:5

But because of your stubborn and unrepentant heart you are reserving wrath for yourself on the day of wrath, when God's righteous judgment will be revealed.

Romans 14:9-12

For this reason the Messiah died and returned to life, so that he might become the Lord of both the dead and the living.

2 Corinthians 5:10

For all of us must appear before the judgment seat of the Messiah, so that each of us may receive what he deserves for what he has done in his body, whether good or worthless.

Revelation 16:5-7

Then I heard the angel in charge of the water say, "You are just. You are the one who is and who was, the Holy One, because you have judged these things.

Revelation 20:11-12

Then I saw a large, white throne and the one who was sitting on it. The earth and the heavens fled from his presence, and no place was found for them.

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