Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

And the assembly of the peoples shall encompass thee; and for their sakes return thou on high.

New American Standard Bible

Let the assembly of the peoples encompass You, And over them return on high.

King James Version

So shall the congregation of the people compass thee about: for their sakes therefore return thou on high.

Holman Bible

Let the assembly of peoples gather around You;
take Your seat on high over it.

International Standard Version

Let the assembly of the nations gather around you, and you will sit high above them.

A Conservative Version

And let the congregation of the peoples encompass thee about, and return thou on high over them.

American Standard Version

And let the congregation of the peoples compass thee about; And over them return thou on high.

Amplified

Let the assembly of the peoples be gathered about You, and return on high over them.

Bible in Basic English

The meeting of the nations will be round you; take your seat, then, over them, on high.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

So shall the congregation of the people compass thee about, for their sakes therefore return thou on high.

Julia Smith Translation

And the assembly of the people shall surround thee: and for it turn back on high.

King James 2000

So shall the congregation of the people surround you: for their sakes therefore return you on high.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And let [the] assembly of peoples surround you, and over it return on high.

Modern King James verseion

And the congregation of the peoples shall surround You; and over it You will return on high.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And so shall the congregation of the people come about thee. For their sakes, therefore, lift up thyself again.

NET Bible

The countries are assembled all around you; take once more your rightful place over them!

New Heart English Bible

Let the congregation of the peoples surround you. Rule over them on high.

The Emphasized Bible

When, the assembly of peoples, gather round thee, then, above it - on high, do thou return!

Webster

So shall the congregation of the people encompass thee: for their sakes therefore return thou on high.

World English Bible

Let the congregation of the peoples surround you. Rule over them on high.

Youngs Literal Translation

And a company of peoples compass Thee, And over it on high turn Thou back,

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Context Readings

Prayer For Justice

6 Arise, Jehovah, in thine anger; lift thyself up against the raging of mine oppressors, and awake for me: thou hast commanded judgment. 7 And the assembly of the peoples shall encompass thee; and for their sakes return thou on high. 8 Jehovah shall minister judgment to the peoples. Judge me, Jehovah, according to my righteousness, and according to mine integrity which is in me.


Cross References

Psalm 48:11

Let mount Zion rejoice, let the daughters of Judah be glad, because of thy judgments.

Psalm 58:10-11

The righteous shall rejoice when he seeth the vengeance; he shall wash his footsteps in the blood of the wicked:

Psalm 93:4

Jehovah on high is mightier than the voices of many waters, than the mighty breakers of the sea.

Psalm 113:5-6

Who is like unto Jehovah our God, who hath placed his dwelling on high;

Psalm 138:6

For Jehovah is high; but he looketh upon the lowly, and the proud he knoweth afar off.

Isaiah 57:15

For thus saith the high and lofty One that inhabiteth eternity, and whose name is Holy: I dwell in the high and holy place, and with him that is of a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the contrite ones.

Revelation 11:17-18

saying, We give thee thanks, Lord God Almighty, He who is, and who was, that thou hast taken thy great power and hast reigned.

Revelation 16:5-7

And I heard the angel of the waters saying, Thou art righteous, who art and wast, the holy one, that thou hast judged so;

Revelation 18:20

Rejoice over her, heaven, and ye saints and apostles and prophets; for God has judged your judgment upon her.

Revelation 19:2

for true and righteous are his judgments; for he has judged the great harlot which corrupted the earth with her fornication, and has avenged the blood of his bondmen at her hand.

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