Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

The chariots of God are myriads, thousands upon thousands;
The Lord is among them as at Sinai, in holiness.

King James Version

The chariots of God are twenty thousand, even thousands of angels: the Lord is among them, as in Sinai, in the holy place.

Holman Bible

God’s chariots are tens of thousands,
thousands and thousands;
the Lord is among them in the sanctuary
as He was at Sinai.

International Standard Version

God's chariots were many thousands. The Lord was there with them at Sinai in holiness.

A Conservative Version

The chariots of God are twenty thousand, even thousands upon thousands. LORD is among them, [as in] Sinai, in the sanctuary.

American Standard Version

The chariots of God are twenty thousand, even thousands upon thousands; The Lord is among them, as in'sinai, in the sanctuary.

Amplified


The chariots of God are myriads, thousands upon thousands;
The Lord is among them as He was at Sinai, in holiness.

Bible in Basic English

The war-carriage of God is among Israel's thousands; the Lord has come from Sinai to the holy place.

Darby Translation

The chariots of God are twenty thousand, thousands upon thousands; the Lord is among them: it is a Sinai in holiness.

Julia Smith Translation

The chariot of God twice ten thousand thousands upon thousands: Jehovah among them, Sinai in the holy place.

King James 2000

The chariots of God are twenty thousand, even thousands of angels: the Lord is among them, as in Sinai, in the holy place.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The chariots of God [are] twice ten thousand, [with] thousands doubled. The Lord [is] among them [at] Sinai, distinctive [in victory].

Modern King James verseion

The chariots of God are myriads, thousands of thousands; the Lord is among them, in Sinai, in the holy place.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The chariots of God are many thousand times a thousand, the LORD is among them, as in the holy place of Sinai.

NET Bible

God has countless chariots; they number in the thousands. The Lord comes from Sinai in holy splendor.

New Heart English Bible

The chariots of God are tens of thousands and thousands of thousands. The Lord is among them, from Sinai, into the sanctuary.

The Emphasized Bible

The chariots of God, are two myriads - thousands repeated, My Lord, is among them Sinai, is in the sanctuary!

Webster

The chariots of God are twenty thousand, even thousands of angels: the Lord is among them, as in Sinai, in the holy place.

World English Bible

The chariots of God are tens of thousands and thousands of thousands. The Lord is among them, from Sinai, into the sanctuary.

Youngs Literal Translation

The chariots of God are myriads, thousands of changes, The Lord is among them, in Sinai, in the sanctuary.

References

Context Readings

God's Majestic Power

16 Why do you look with envy, O mountains with many peaks,
At the mountain which God has desired for His abode?
Surely the Lord will dwell there forever.
17 The chariots of God are myriads, thousands upon thousands;
The Lord is among them as at Sinai, in holiness.
18 You have ascended on high, You have led captive Your captives;
You have received gifts among men,
Even among the rebellious also, that the Lord God may dwell there.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 33:2

He said,
The Lord came from Sinai,
And dawned on them from Seir;
He shone forth from Mount Paran,
And He came from the midst of ten thousand holy ones;
At His right hand there was flashing lightning for them.

Daniel 7:10

“A river of fire was flowing
And coming out from before Him;
Thousands upon thousands were attending Him,
And myriads upon myriads were standing before Him;
The court sat,
And the books were opened.

Exodus 3:5

Then He said, “Do not come near here; remove your sandals from your feet, for the place on which you are standing is holy ground.”

Exodus 19:22-23

Also let the priests who come near to the Lord consecrate themselves, or else the Lord will break out against them.”

2 Kings 2:11

As they were going along and talking, behold, there appeared a chariot of fire and horses of fire which separated the two of them. And Elijah went up by a whirlwind to heaven.

2 Kings 6:16-17

So he answered, “Do not fear, for those who are with us are more than those who are with them.”

Psalm 18:10

He rode upon a cherub and flew;
And He sped upon the wings of the wind.

Ezekiel 1:15-28

Now as I looked at the living beings, behold, there was one wheel on the earth beside the living beings, for each of the four of them.

Habakkuk 3:8

Did the Lord rage against the rivers,
Or was Your anger against the rivers,
Or was Your wrath against the sea,
That You rode on Your horses,
On Your chariots of salvation?

Matthew 26:53

Or do you think that I cannot appeal to My Father, and He will at once put at My disposal more than twelve legions of angels?

Revelation 5:11

Then I looked, and I heard the voice of many angels around the throne and the living creatures and the elders; and the number of them was myriads of myriads, and thousands of thousands,

Revelation 9:16

The number of the armies of the horsemen was two hundred million; I heard the number of them.

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