Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Say to God: "How awesome are your works! Because of your great strength your enemies cringe before you."

New American Standard Bible

Say to God, "How awesome are Your works! Because of the greatness of Your power Your enemies will give feigned obedience to You.

King James Version

Say unto God, How terrible art thou in thy works! through the greatness of thy power shall thine enemies submit themselves unto thee.

Holman Bible

Say to God, “How awe-inspiring are Your works!
Your enemies will cringe before You
because of Your great strength.

A Conservative Version

Say to God, How awesome are thy works! Through the greatness of thy power thine enemies shall submit themselves to thee.

American Standard Version

Say unto God, How terrible are thy works! Through the greatness of thy power shall thine enemies submit themselves unto thee.

Amplified

Say to God, How awesome and fearfully glorious are Your works! Through the greatness of Your power shall Your enemies submit themselves to You [with feigned and reluctant obedience].

Bible in Basic English

Say to God, How greatly to be feared are your works! because of your great power your haters are forced to put themselves under your feet.

Darby Translation

Say unto God, How terrible are thy works! because of the greatness of thy strength, thine enemies come cringing unto thee.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Say unto God, How terrible art thou in thy works! Through the greatness of thy power shall thine enemies submit themselves unto thee.

Julia Smith Translation

Say to God, How terrible thy works! in the multitude of thy strength thine enemies shall lie to thee.

King James 2000

Say unto God, How awesome are you in your works! through the greatness of your power shall your enemies submit themselves unto you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Say to God, "How awesome are your works! Because of the greatness of your strength, your enemies will cringe before you.

Modern King James verseion

Say to God, How awesome are Your works! Through the greatness of Your power, Your enemies pretend obedience to You.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Say unto God, "O how wonderful are thy works? Through the greatness of thy power shall thine enemies be found liars unto thee.

NET Bible

Say to God: "How awesome are your deeds! Because of your great power your enemies cower in fear before you.

New Heart English Bible

Tell God, "How awesome are your deeds. Through the greatness of your power, your enemies submit themselves to you.

The Emphasized Bible

Say unto God - How fearful in thy doings, Through the abounding of thy power, shall thy foes come cringing unto thee;

Webster

Say to God, How terrible art thou in thy works! through the greatness of thy power shall thy enemies submit themselves to thee.

World English Bible

Tell God, "How awesome are your deeds! Through the greatness of your power, your enemies submit themselves to you.

Youngs Literal Translation

Say to God, 'How fearful are Thy works, By the abundance of Thy strength, Thine enemies feign obedience to Thee.

Verse Info

Context Readings

Praise For God's Mighty Acts

2 Sing praise about the glory of his name. Make his praise glorious. 3 Say to God: "How awesome are your works! Because of your great strength your enemies cringe before you." 4 The whole earth worships you. They sing praise to you. They sing praise to your name. Interlude


Cross References

Psalm 18:44

When they hear of me, they will obey me; foreigners will submit to me.

Psalm 65:5

With awesome deeds of justice you will answer us, God our Deliverer; you are the confidence for everyone at the ends of the earth, even for those far away overseas.

Judges 5:2-4

"When hair grows long in Israel, when the people give themselves willingly, bless the LORD!

Psalm 47:2

For the LORD, the Most High, is to be feared, a great king over all the earth.

Psalm 81:15

Those who hate the LORD will cringe before him; their punishment will be permanent.

Exodus 15:1-16

Then Moses and the Israelis sang this song to the LORD: "I'll sing to the LORD, for he is highly exalted. The horse and its rider he has thrown into the sea.

Exodus 15:21

Miriam sang to them, "Sing to the LORD, for he is highly exalted! The horse and its rider he has thrown into the sea."

Judges 5:20-22

The stars fought from heaven; they fought against Sisera from their orbits.

Psalm 22:28-29

Indeed, the kingdom belongs to the LORD; he rules over the nations.

Psalm 68:30

Rebuke the wildlife that lives among the reeds, the nations that congregate like bulls and cows, humbling themselves with pieces of silver, for God scatters the nations that delight in battle.

Psalm 76:12

He will humble the arrogant commanders-in-chief, instilling fear among the kings of the earth. To the director: To Jeduthun. A psalm of Asaph.

Psalm 78:35-36

Then they remembered that God was their rock, and the Most High God was their deliverer.

Isaiah 2:19

"They will enter caverns in the rocks and holes in the ground to escape the presence of the terror of the LORD, to escape the splendor of his majesty when he arises to terrify the earth.

Isaiah 64:3

When you did awesome deeds that we expected, you came down, and the mountains shuddered before you.

Jeremiah 10:10

The LORD is the true God; he's the living God and the everlasting king. At his wrath the earth quakes, and the nations cannot endure his indignation.

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