Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

Sing to God, ye kingdoms of the earth. O sing praises to LORD (Selah),

New American Standard Bible

Sing to God, O kingdoms of the earth, Sing praises to the Lord, Selah.

King James Version

Sing unto God, ye kingdoms of the earth; O sing praises unto the Lord; Selah:

Holman Bible

Sing to God, you kingdoms of the earth;
sing praise to the Lord,Selah

International Standard Version

You kingdoms of the earth, sing to God! Sing praises to the Lord, Interlude

American Standard Version

Sing unto God, ye kingdoms of the earth; Oh sing praises unto the Lord; Selah

Amplified

Sing to God, O kingdoms of the earth, sing praises to the Lord! Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Bible in Basic English

Make songs to God, you kingdoms of the earth; O make songs of praise to the Lord; (Selah.)

Darby Translation

Ye kingdoms of the earth, sing unto God; sing psalms of the Lord, (Selah,)

Julia Smith Translation

Ye kingdoms of the earth, sing to God; play on the harp to Jehovah. Silence.

King James 2000

Sing unto God, you kingdoms of the earth; O sing praises unto the Lord; Selah:

Lexham Expanded Bible

O kingdoms of the earth, sing to God; sing praise to [the] Lord, Selah

Modern King James verseion

Sing to God, you kingdoms of the earth; O sing praises to the Lord. Selah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Sing unto God, O ye kingdoms of the earth: O sing praises unto the LORD, Selah,

NET Bible

O kingdoms of the earth, sing to God! Sing praises to the Lord, (Selah)

New Heart English Bible

Sing to God, you kingdoms of the earth. Sing praises to the Lord. Selah.

The Emphasized Bible

Ye kingdoms of the earth, sing unto God, Praise in song Adonay. Selah.

Webster

Sing to God, ye kingdoms of the earth; O sing praises to the Lord; Selah:

World English Bible

Sing to God, you kingdoms of the earth! Sing praises to the Lord! Selah.

Youngs Literal Translation

Kingdoms of the earth, sing ye to God, Praise ye the Lord. Selah.

References

Context Readings

God's Majestic Power

31 Rulers shall come out of Egypt. Ethiopia shall hasten to stretch out her hands to God. 32 Sing to God, ye kingdoms of the earth. O sing praises to LORD (Selah), 33 to him who rides upon the heaven of heavens, which are of old. Lo, he utters his voice, a mighty voice.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 32:43

Rejoice, O ye Gentiles, [with] his people. For he will avenge the blood of his servants, and will render vengeance to his adversaries, and will recompense those who hate him, and will make expiation for his land, for his people.

Psalm 67:2-5

that thy way may be known upon earth, thy salvation among all nations.

Psalm 100:1

Make a joyful noise to LORD, all ye lands.

Psalm 102:22

when the peoples are gathered together, and the kingdoms, to serve LORD.

Psalm 117:1-2

O praise LORD, all ye Gentiles, laud him, all ye peoples.

Romans 15:10-11

And again he says, Rejoice, O Gentiles, with his people.

Revelation 15:4

Who will, no, not fear thee, O Lord, and glorify thy name, because thou alone are holy? Because all the nations will come and worship before thee, because thy righteous deeds were made known.

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