Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

But let the righteous be glad. Let them exult before God. Yea, let them rejoice with gladness.

New American Standard Bible

But let the righteous be glad; let them exult before God; Yes, let them rejoice with gladness.

King James Version

But let the righteous be glad; let them rejoice before God: yea, let them exceedingly rejoice.

Holman Bible

But the righteous are glad;
they rejoice before God and celebrate with joy.

International Standard Version

But the righteous rejoice and exult before God; they are overwhelmed with joy.

American Standard Version

But let the righteous be glad; let them exult before God: Yea, let them rejoice with gladness.

Amplified

But let the [uncompromisingly] righteous be glad; let them be in high spirits and glory before God, yes, let them [jubilantly] rejoice!

Bible in Basic English

But let the upright be glad; let them have delight before God; let them be full of joy.

Darby Translation

But the righteous shall rejoice: they shall exult before God and be glad with joy.

Julia Smith Translation

And the just shall be glad; they shall rejoice before God, and they shall rejoice with gladness.

King James 2000

But let the righteous be glad; let them rejoice before God: yea, let them exceedingly rejoice.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But [the] righteous will be glad; they will exalt before God, and will rejoice with joy.

Modern King James verseion

But the righteous are glad; they rejoice before God. Yes, let them exceedingly rejoice.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But the righteous shall be glad and rejoice before God, they shall be merry and joyful.

NET Bible

But the godly are happy; they rejoice before God and are overcome with joy.

New Heart English Bible

But let the righteous be glad. Let them rejoice before God. Yes, let them rejoice with gladness.

The Emphasized Bible

But let, the righteous, be glad, let them exult before God, Yea let them rejoice with gladness.

Webster

But let the righteous be glad; let them rejoice before God: yes, let them exceedingly rejoice.

World English Bible

But let the righteous be glad. Let them rejoice before God. Yes, let them rejoice with gladness.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the righteous rejoice, they exult before God, And they joy with gladness.

References

Hastings

Joy

Context Readings

God's Majestic Power

2 As smoke is driven away, so drive them away. As wax melts before the fire, so let the wicked perish at the presence of God. 3 But let the righteous be glad. Let them exult before God. Yea, let them rejoice with gladness. 4 Sing to God, sing praises to his name. Cast up a highway for him who rides through the deserts. His name is LORD, and exult ye before him.


Cross References

Psalm 64:10

A righteous man shall be glad in LORD, and shall take refuge in him. And all the upright in heart shall glory.

Psalm 97:12

Be glad in LORD, ye righteous, and give thanks to the memory of his holiness.

Deuteronomy 12:12

And ye shall rejoice before LORD your God, ye, and your sons, and your daughters, and your men-servants, and your maid-servants, and the Levite who is within your gates--inasmuch as he has no portion nor inheritance with you.

Psalm 21:1

The king shall joy in thy strength, O LORD. And in thy salvation how greatly he shall rejoice!

Psalm 32:11-1

Be glad in LORD, and rejoice, ye righteous. And shout for joy, all ye who are upright in heart.

Psalm 43:4

Then I will go to the altar of God, to God my exceeding joy, and I will praise thee upon the harp, O God, my God.

Psalm 58:10

A righteous man shall rejoice when he sees the vengeance. He shall wash his feet in the blood of the wicked,

Psalm 95:1-2

O come, let us sing to LORD. Let us make a joyful noise to the rock of our salvation.

Psalm 98:8-9

Let the floods clap their hands. Let the hills sing for joy together

Psalm 100:1-2

Make a joyful noise to LORD, all ye lands.

1 Thessalonians 5:16

Rejoice always.

1 Peter 1:8

Whom, not having seen, ye love, in whom, not now seeing but believing, ye exult in inexpressible and glorified joy,

Revelation 18:20

Be glad over her, thou heaven, and the sanctified, and the apostles, and the prophets, because God has decreed your judgment of her.

Revelation 19:7

We should be glad and rejoice and give the glory to him, because the marriage of the Lamb has come, and his wife has prepared herself.

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