Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

Thou didst cause judgment to be heard from the heavens; the earth feared, and was still,

New American Standard Bible

You caused judgment to be heard from heaven;
The earth feared and was still

King James Version

Thou didst cause judgment to be heard from heaven; the earth feared, and was still,

Holman Bible

From heaven You pronounced judgment.
The earth feared and grew quiet

International Standard Version

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

A Conservative Version

Thou caused sentence to be heard from heaven. The earth feared and was still

American Standard Version

Thou didst cause sentence to be heard from heaven; The earth feared, and was still,

Amplified


You caused judgment to be heard from heaven;
The earth feared and was quiet

Bible in Basic English

From heaven you gave your decision; the earth, in its fear, gave no sound,

Julia Smith Translation

From the heavens thou didst cause judgment to be heard; the earth feared and rested.

King James 2000

You did cause judgment to be heard from heaven; the earth feared, and was still,

Lexham Expanded Bible

From heaven you proclaimed judgment. [The] earth feared and was still

Modern King James verseion

You cause judgment to be heard from Heaven; the earth feared and was still,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When thou lettest thy judgment be heard from heaven, the earth trembleth and is still;

NET Bible

From heaven you announced what their punishment would be. The earth was afraid and silent

New Heart English Bible

You pronounced judgment from heaven. The earth feared, and was silent,

The Emphasized Bible

Out of the heavens, didst thou cause judgment to be heard, Earth, feared and was still:

Webster

Thou didst cause judgment to be heard from heaven; the earth feared, and was still,

World English Bible

You pronounced judgment from heaven. The earth feared, and was silent,

Youngs Literal Translation

From heaven Thou hast sounded judgment, Earth hath feared, and hath been still,

References

Fausets

Context Readings

God, The Powerful Judge

7 Thou, thou art to be feared, and who can stand before thee when once thou art angry? 8 Thou didst cause judgment to be heard from the heavens; the earth feared, and was still, 9 When God rose up to judgment, to save all the meek of the earth. Selah.


Cross References

2 Chronicles 20:29-30

And the terror of God was on all the kingdoms of the lands, when they had heard that Jehovah fought against the enemies of Israel.

Habakkuk 2:20

But Jehovah is in his holy temple. Let all the earth keep silence before him!

Exodus 19:10

And Jehovah said to Moses, Go to the people, and hallow them to-day and to-morrow, and let them wash their clothes;

Judges 5:20

From heaven fought the stars, from their courses they fought against Sis'era.

1 Chronicles 16:30

Tremble before him, all the earth: The world also is established, it shall not be moved.

2 Chronicles 32:20-22

And because of this, king Hezekiah and the prophet Isaiah the son of Amoz prayed and cried to heaven.

Psalm 46:10

Be still, and know that I am God: I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.

Ezekiel 38:20-23

so that the fish of the sea, and the fowl of the heavens, and the beasts of the field, and all creeping things which creep upon the earth, and all mankind that are upon the face of the earth shall shake at my presence; and the mountains shall be thrown down, and the steep places shall fall, and every wall shall fall to the ground.

Zechariah 2:13

Let all flesh be silent before Jehovah; for he is risen up out of his holy habitation.

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