Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Get up, LORD, in your anger! Rise up, because of the fury of my enemies; Arouse yourself for me; you have ordained justice.

New American Standard Bible

Arise, O Lord, in Your anger;
Lift up Yourself against the rage of my adversaries,
And arouse Yourself for me; You have appointed judgment.

King James Version

Arise, O LORD, in thine anger, lift up thyself because of the rage of mine enemies: and awake for me to the judgment that thou hast commanded.

Holman Bible

Rise up, Lord, in Your anger;
lift Yourself up against the fury of my adversaries;
awake for me;
You have ordained a judgment.

A Conservative Version

Arise, O LORD, in thine anger. Lift up thyself against the rage of my adversaries, and awake for me the justice thou have commanded.

American Standard Version

Arise, O Jehovah, in thine anger; Lift up thyself against the rage of mine adversaries, And awake for me; thou hast commanded judgment.

Amplified


Arise, O Lord, in Your anger;
Lift up Yourself against the rage of my enemies;
Rise up for me; You have commanded judgment and vindication.

Bible in Basic English

Come up, Lord, in your wrath; be lifted up against my haters; be awake, my God, give orders for the judging.

Darby Translation

Arise, Jehovah, in thine anger; lift thyself up against the raging of mine oppressors, and awake for me: thou hast commanded judgment.

Julia Smith Translation

Arise, O Jehovah, in thine anger, lift up thyself for the wrath of mine enemies: and awake to me the judgment thou didst command.

King James 2000

Arise, O LORD, in your anger, lift up yourself because of the rage of my enemies: and awake for me to the judgment that you have commanded.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Rise up, O Yahweh, in your anger, and lift yourself up against the wrath of my oppressors, and awake for me, since you have commanded judgment.

Modern King James verseion

Arise, O Jehovah, in Your anger; lift up Yourself because of the rage of my enemies, and awake for me to the judgment which You have commanded.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Stand up, O LORD, in thy wrath, lift up thyself, because of the indignation of mine enemies; arise up for me in the judgment that thou hast commanded.

NET Bible

Stand up angrily, Lord! Rise up with raging fury against my enemies! Wake up for my sake and execute the judgment you have decreed for them!

New Heart English Bible

Arise, LORD, in your anger. Lift up yourself against the rage of my adversaries. Awake for me. You have commanded judgment.

The Emphasized Bible

Rise! Yahweh! in thine anger, Lift thyself up, because of the haughty outbursts of mine adversaries, Stir up for me the justice thou hast commanded:

Webster

Arise, O LORD, in thy anger, lift up thyself because of the rage of my enemies: and awake for me to the judgment that thou hast commanded.

World English Bible

Arise, Yahweh, in your anger. Lift up yourself against the rage of my adversaries. Awake for me. You have commanded judgment.

Youngs Literal Translation

Rise, O Jehovah, in Thine anger, Be lifted up at the wrath of mine adversaries, And awake Thou for me: Judgment Thou hast commanded:

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Prayer For Justice

5 then, let my enemy pursue me, let him overtake me, and let him trample my life to the ground. Interlude Let him put my honor into the dust. 6 Get up, LORD, in your anger! Rise up, because of the fury of my enemies; Arouse yourself for me; you have ordained justice. 7 Let the assembly of the nations gather around you, and you will sit high above them.


Cross References

Psalm 44:23

Wake up! Why are you asleep, Lord? Get up! Don't cast us off forever!

Psalm 3:7

Arise, LORD! Deliver me, my God! For you strike the jaw of all my enemies, and you break the teeth of the wicked.

Psalm 35:23

Wake up! Arouse yourself to vindicate me and argue my case, my God and my Lord.

Isaiah 33:10

"Now I'll rise up," the LORD has said, "now I'll exalt myself; now I'll be lifted up.

2 Samuel 17:14

Absalom and all of the Israelis replied, "The advice of Hushai the Archite is better than Ahithophel's!"

Psalm 12:5

"Because the poor are being oppressed, because the needy are sighing, I will now arise," says the LORD, "I will establish in safety those who yearn for it."

Psalm 35:1

Argue my case, LORD, against those who argue against me. Fight against those who fight against me.

Psalm 44:26

Arise! Deliver us! Redeem us according to your gracious love! To the Director: An instruction by the Sons of Korah. A love song to the tune of "Lilies".

Psalm 59:5

You, LORD God of the Heavenly Armies, God of Israel, stir yourself up to punish all the nations. Show no mercy to those wicked transgressors. Interlude

Psalm 68:1-2

God arises, and his enemies are scattered. Those who hate him flee from his presence.

Psalm 73:20

Like a dream when one awakens, Lord, you will despise their image when you arise.

Psalm 74:3

Hurry! Look at the permanent ruins every calamity the enemy brought upon the Holy Place.

Psalm 76:8-9

From heaven you declared judgment. The earth stands in awe and is quiet

Psalm 78:65

The LORD awoke as though from sleep, like a mighty warrior stimulated by wine.

Psalm 94:1-2

God of vengeance, LORD God of vengeance, display your splendor!

Psalm 103:6

The LORD continuously does what is right, executing justice for all who are being oppressed.

Psalm 138:7

Though I walk straight into trouble, you preserve my life, stretching out your hand to fight the vehemence of my enemies, and your right hand delivers me.

Isaiah 3:13

The LORD is taking his place to argue his case; he's standing up to judge the people.

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."

Isaiah 51:9

"Awake! Awake! Clothe yourself with strength, you arm of the LORD! Awake, as in days gone by, as in generations of long ago. Was it not you who split apart Rehob, who pierced that sea monster through?

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