Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

Whom have I in heaven? And there is none upon earth that I desire besides thee.

New American Standard Bible

Whom have I in heaven but You?
And besides You, I desire nothing on earth.

King James Version

Whom have I in heaven but thee? and there is none upon earth that I desire beside thee.

Holman Bible

Who do I have in heaven but You?
And I desire nothing on earth but You.

International Standard Version

Whom do I have in heaven but you? I desire nothing on this earth.

American Standard Version

Whom have I in heaven but thee ? And there is none upon earth that I desire besides thee.

Amplified


Whom have I in heaven [but You]?
And besides You, I desire nothing on earth.

Bible in Basic English

Whom have I in heaven but you? and having you I have no desire for anything on earth.

Darby Translation

Whom have I in the heavens? and there is none upon earth I desire beside thee.

Julia Smith Translation

Who to me in the heavens? and from thee I desired nothing in the earth.

King James 2000

Whom have I in heaven but you? and there is none upon earth that I desire besides you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Whom do I have in the heavens [except you]? And with you I have no [other] desire on earth.

Modern King James verseion

Whom have I in Heaven? And besides You I desire none on earth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Whom have I in heaven but thee? There is nothing upon earth, that I desire in comparison of thee.

NET Bible

Whom do I have in heaven but you? I desire no one but you on earth.

New Heart English Bible

Who do I have in heaven? There is no one on earth who I desire besides you.

The Emphasized Bible

Whom have I in the heavens? And, compared with thee, there is nothing I desire on earth.

Webster

Whom have I in heaven but thee? and there is none upon earth that I desire besides thee.

World English Bible

Who do I have in heaven? There is no one on earth who I desire besides you.

Youngs Literal Translation

Whom have I in the heavens? And with Thee none I have desired in earth.

Context Readings

God's Ways Vindicated

24 Thou will guide me with thy counsel, and afterward receive me to glory. 25 Whom have I in heaven? And there is none upon earth that I desire besides thee. 26 My flesh and my heart fails, [but] God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.


Cross References

Philippians 3:8

But indeed therefore I even consider all things to be loss because of the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord, because of whom I suffered the loss of all things, and consider them to be rubbish, so that I may gain C

Psalm 16:2

Thou [my soul] have said to LORD, Thou are my LORD. I have no good beyond thee.

Psalm 16:5

LORD is the portion of my inheritance and of my cup. Thou maintain my lot.

Psalm 16:11

Thou {made known to (LXX/NT)} me the path of life. {Thou will fill me of joy with thy countenance (LXX/NT)}.

Psalm 17:15

As for me, I shall behold thy face in righteousness. I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy form.

Psalm 37:4

Delight thyself also in LORD, and he will give thee the desires of thy heart.

Psalm 42:1-2

As the hart pants after the water brooks, so my soul pants after thee, O God.

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 63:3

Because thy loving kindness is better than life, my lips shall praise thee.

Psalm 89:6

For who in the clouds can be compared to LORD? Who among the sons of the mighty is like LORD,

Psalm 104:34

Let thy meditation be sweet to him. I will rejoice in LORD.

Psalm 143:6-8

I spread forth my hands to thee. My soul [is] as a weary land for thee. Selah.

Isaiah 26:8-9

Yea, in the way of thy judgments, O LORD, we have waited for thee, to thy name. Even to thy memorial, is the desire of our soul.

Habakkuk 3:17-18

For though the fig tree shall not flourish, nor shall fruit be in the vines, the labor of the olive shall fail, and the fields shall yield no food. The flock shall be cut off from the fold, and there shall be no herd in the stalls.

Matthew 5:8

Blessed are the pure in heart, because they will see God.

Matthew 10:37

He who loves father or mother above me is not worthy of me, and he who loves son or daughter above me is not worthy of me.

1 John 3:2

Beloved, now we are children of God, and it is not yet made known what we will be. But we know that whenever he is made known we will be like him, because we will see him as he is.

Revelation 21:3

And I heard a great voice out of heaven saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and he will dwell with them, and they will be his people. And God himself will be with them.

Revelation 21:22-23

And I saw no temple in it, for the Lord God Almighty is the temple of it, and the Lamb.

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