Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Be exalted above the heavens, God! May your glory cover the earth!

New American Standard Bible

Be exalted above the heavens, O God; Let Your glory be above all the earth.

King James Version

Be thou exalted, O God, above the heavens; let thy glory be above all the earth.

Holman Bible

God, be exalted above the heavens;
let Your glory be over the whole earth.

A Conservative Version

Be thou exalted, O God, above the heavens, thy glory above all the earth.

American Standard Version

Be thou exalted, O God, above the heavens; Let thy glory be above all the earth.

Amplified

Be exalted, O God, above the heavens! Let Your glory be over all the earth!

Bible in Basic English

O God, be lifted up higher than the heavens; let your glory be over all the earth.

Darby Translation

Be exalted above the heavens, O God; let thy glory be above all the earth!

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Be thou exalted, O God, above the heavens; let thy glory be above all the earth.

Julia Smith Translation

Be exalted above the heavens, O God; above all the earth thy glory.

King James 2000

Be exalted, O God, above the heavens; let your glory be above all the earth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Be exalted above the heavens, O God. [Let] your glory [be] above all the earth.

Modern King James verseion

Be praised above the heavens, O God; let Your glory be above all the earth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Set up thyself, O God, above the heavens, and thy glory above all the earth.

NET Bible

Rise up above the sky, O God! May your splendor cover the whole earth!

New Heart English Bible

Be exalted, God, above the heavens. Let your glory be above all the earth.

The Emphasized Bible

Be exalted Above the Heavens, O God, Above all the earth, thy glory!

Webster

Be thou exalted, O God, above the heavens; let thy glory be above all the earth.

World English Bible

Be exalted, God, above the heavens! Let your glory be above all the earth!

Youngs Literal Translation

Be Thou exalted above the heavens, O God, Above all the earth Thine honour.

Verse Info

Context Readings

Praise For God's Protection

4 I am surrounded by lions. I lie down with those who burn with fire that is, with people whose teeth are like spears and arrows whose tongues are like sharp swords. 5 Be exalted above the heavens, God! May your glory cover the earth! 6 They have set a snare for my feet, which makes me depressed. They dug a pit in front of me, but they are the ones who fell into it! Interlude


Cross References

Psalm 57:11

Be exalted above the heavens, God! May your glory cover the earth! To the Director: A special Davidic psalm to the tune of "Do Not Destroy".

Numbers 14:21

But just as I live, and just as the whole earth will be filled with the LORD's glory,

1 Chronicles 29:1

Then King David addressed the entire assembly: "My son Solomon, the one whom God alone has chosen, is still young and inexperienced, and the task is great, since this structure will be a citadel to the LORD God and not for human beings.

Psalm 8:1

LORD, our Lord, how excellent is your name in all the earth! You set your glory above the heavens!

Psalm 21:13

Rise up, LORD, because you are strong; we will sing and praise your power. To the Director: To the tune of "Doe of the Dawn".A Davidic Psalm.

Psalm 72:19

And blessed be his glorious name forever, and may the whole earth be filled with his glory. Amen and amen!

Psalm 108:4-5

For your gracious love extends to the sky, and your faithfulness reaches to the clouds.

Psalm 113:4-6

The LORD is exalted high above all the nations; his glory beyond the heavens.

Psalm 148:13

Let them praise the name of the LORD, for his name alone is lifted up; his majesty transcends earth and heaven.

Isaiah 2:11

The haughty looks of mankind will be brought low, the lofty pride of human beings will be humbled, and the LORD alone will be exalted at that time.

Isaiah 2:17

"Humanity's haughtiness will be humbled, male arrogance will be brought low, and the LORD alone will be exalted in that day.

Isaiah 6:3

They kept on calling to each other: "Holy, holy, holy is the LORD of the Heavenly Armies! The whole earth is full of his glory!"

Isaiah 12:4

"Give thanks to the LORD; call on his name. Make known his actions among the nations. Proclaim that his name is exalted.

Isaiah 37:20

So now, LORD our God, save us from his oppressive hand, so that all kingdoms on earth may know that you alone, O LORD, are God."

Habakkuk 2:14

Indeed, the earth will be filled with knowledge of the glory of the LORD, as water fills the sea."

Habakkuk 3:3

God comes from Teman the Holy One from Mount Paran. Interlude His glory spreads throughout the heavens, and praises about him fill the earth.

Matthew 6:9-10

Therefore, this is how you should pray: "Our Father in heaven, may your name be kept holy.

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