Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

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

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

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,

Darby Translation

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

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 You are awesome! who can stand in your presence when you're angry? 8 From heaven you declared judgment. The earth stands in awe and is quiet 9 when God arose to execute justice and to deliver all the afflicted of the earth. Interlude


Cross References

2 Chronicles 20:29-30

Fear of God seized all of the kingdoms in the surrounding territories when they heard that the LORD had battled Israel's enemies.

Habakkuk 2:20

"The LORD is in his holy Temple. All the earth be quiet in his presence."

Exodus 19:10

The LORD told Moses, "Go to the people and consecrate them today and tomorrow. They must wash their clothes,

Judges 5:20

The stars fought from heaven; they fought against Sisera from their orbits.

1 Chronicles 16:30

Tremble in his presence, all the earth! Surely the inhabited world stands firm it cannot be moved.

2 Chronicles 32:20-22

Meanwhile, King Hezekiah and Amoz's son Isaiah the prophet were praying about this and crying out to heaven.

Psalm 46:10

Be in awe and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations. I will be exalted throughout the earth.

Ezekiel 38:20-23

I'm going to shake the fish in the sea, the birds in the sky, the wild beasts, all the creatures that crawl on the earth, and every single human being who lives on the surface of the earth. Mountains will collapse, as will their mountain passages, and every wall will fall to the ground.

Zechariah 2:13

Be silent, every living thing, in the presence of the LORD, because he is emerging from his Holy Place."

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain