Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

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

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.

A Conservative Version

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

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.

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 In thy counsel thou wilt guide me, and after, thou wilt receive me with glory. 25 Who to me in the heavens? and from thee I desired nothing in the earth. 26 My flesh failed and my heart: the rock of my heart and my portion is God forever.


Cross References

Philippians 3:8

But surely, I also think all things to be loss for the superiority of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have been made to lose all things, and I think to be offscourings, that I shall gain Christ,

Psalm 16:2

Thou saidst to Jehovah, Thou my Lord: my good not upon thee.

Psalm 16:5

Jehovah the portion of my part and of my cup: thou didst hold up my lot.

Psalm 16:11

Thou wilt cause me to know the way of life: abundance of joys with thy face; favors in thy right hand forever.

Psalm 17:15

I in justice shall see thy face: I shall be satisfied in awaking with thine appearance.

Psalm 37:4

And delight thyself upon Jehovah, and he shall give to thee the petitions of thy heart

Psalm 42:1-2

To the overseer instructing for the sons of Borah. As the stag will long for the channels of waters, thus will my soul long for thee, O God.

Psalm 43:4

I will come to the altar of God, to God the gladness of my joy: and I will praise thee upon the harp, O God, my God.

Psalm 63:3

For thy mercy was good more than life; my lips shall praise thee.

Psalm 89:6

For who in the cloud shall be compared to Jehovah? shall he be likened to Jehovah among the sons of God?

Psalm 104:34

My meditating upon him shall be sweet: I will rejoice in Jehovah.

Psalm 143:6-8

I spread out my hands to thee: my soul as a weary land for thee. Silence.

Isaiah 26:8-9

Also the way of thy judgments, O Jehovah, we hoped for thee; to thy name and to thy remembrance is the desire of the soul.

Habakkuk 3:17-18

If the fig tree shall not blossom, and no produce in the vines; the work of the olive failed, and the fields made not food; and the sheep being cut off from the fold, and no oxen in the stalls.

Matthew 5:8

Happy the pure in heart: tor they shall see God.

Matthew 10:37

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

1 John 3:2

Dearly beloved, now are we the children of God, and it has not yet been manifested what we shall be: and we know that, if he be manifested, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is.

Revelation 21:3

And I heard a great voice from heaven saying, Behold the tent of God with men, and he will dwell with them and they shall be his people, and God himself shall be with them, their God.

Revelation 21:22-23

And a temple saw I not in her: for the Lord God, the Omnipotent Ruler, is the temple and the Lamb

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