Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

When I shall find the set time, I will judge uprightly;

New American Standard Bible

“When I select an appointed time,
It is I who judge with equity.

King James Version

When I shall receive the congregation I will judge uprightly.

Holman Bible

“When I choose a time,
I will judge fairly.

International Standard Version

"At the time that I choose I will judge the righteous.

American Standard Version

When I shall find the set time, I will judge uprightly.

Amplified


“When I select an appointed time,
I will judge with equity,” [says the Lord].

Bible in Basic English

When the right time has come, I will be the judge in righteousness.

Darby Translation

When I shall receive the assembly, I will judge with equity.

Julia Smith Translation

For I will take the appointment, I will judge uprightnesses

King James 2000

When I shall receive the congregation I will judge uprightly.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"I will indeed set an appointed time; I will judge fairly.

Modern King James verseion

When I take the appointed time, I will judge uprightly.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When I may get a convenient time, I shall judge according unto right.

NET Bible

God says, "At the appointed times, I judge fairly.

New Heart English Bible

When I choose the appointed time, I will judge blamelessly.

The Emphasized Bible

Surely I will take a set time, - I, with equity, will judge:

Webster

When I shall receive the congregation I will judge uprightly.

World English Bible

When I choose the appointed time, I will judge blamelessly.

Youngs Literal Translation

When I receive an appointment, I -- I do judge uprightly.

Verse Info

Context Readings

God Judges The Wicked

1 We give thanks to thee, O God. We give thanks, for thy name is near. Men tell of thy wondrous works. 2 When I shall find the set time, I will judge uprightly; 3 [when] the earth and all the inhabitants thereof are dissolved. I have set up the pillars of it. Selah.


Cross References

2 Samuel 2:4

And the men of Judah came, and there they anointed David king over the house of Judah. And they told David, saying, The men of Jabesh-gilead were those who buried Saul.

2 Samuel 5:3

So all the elders of Israel came to the king to Hebron. And king David made a covenant with them in Hebron before LORD, and they anointed David king over Israel.

2 Samuel 8:15

And David reigned over all Israel. And David executed justice and righteousness to all his people.

2 Samuel 23:3-4

The God of Israel said, The Rock of Israel spoke to me. He who rules over men righteously, who rules in the fear of God,

Psalm 78:70-72

He also chose David his servant, and took him from the sheepfolds.

Psalm 101:2

I will behave myself wisely in a perfect way. O when will thou come to me? I will walk within my house with a perfect heart.

Psalm 102:13

Thou will arise, and have mercy upon Zion, for it is time to have pity upon her, yea, the set time has come.

Ecclesiastes 3:17

I said in my heart, God will judge the righteous man and the wicked man, for there is a time there for every purpose and for every work.

John 7:6

Jesus therefore says to them, My time is not yet here, but your time is always ready.

Acts 1:7

And he said to them, It is not for you to know times or seasons, which the Father established in his own authority.

Acts 17:31

Because he appointed a day during which he is going to judge the world in righteousness by a man whom he appointed, having provided assurance to all men because he raised him from the dead.

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