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Bible in Basic English

Make a song to God our strength: make a glad cry to the God of Jacob.

New American Standard Bible

For the choir director; on the Gittith. A Psalm of Asaph.
Sing for joy to God our strength;
Shout joyfully to the God of Jacob.

King James Version

{To the chief Musician upon Gittith, A Psalm of Asaph.} Sing aloud unto God our strength: make a joyful noise unto the God of Jacob.

Holman Bible

For the choir director: on the Gittith. Of Asaph.Sing for joy to God our strength;
shout in triumph to the God of Jacob.

International Standard Version

Sing joyfully to God, our strength. Raise a shout to the God of Jacob.

A Conservative Version

Sing aloud to God our strength. Make a joyful noise to the God of Jacob.

American Standard Version

Sing aloud unto God our strength: Make a joyful noise unto the God of Jacob.

Amplified

Sing aloud to God our strength;
Shout for joy to the God of Jacob (Israel).

Darby Translation

{To the chief Musician. Upon the Gittith. A Psalm of Asaph.} Sing ye joyously unto God our strength, shout aloud unto the God of Jacob;

Julia Smith Translation

To the overseer upon the stringed instrument; to Asaph. Rejoice ye in God our strength: shout to the God of Jacob.

King James 2000

[To the Chief Musician upon gittith. A Psalm of Asaph.] Sing aloud unto God our strength: make a joyful noise unto the God of Jacob.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Shout out to God our strength; shout joyfully to the God of Jacob.

Modern King James verseion

To the Chief Musician. On Gittith, A Psalm of Asaph. Sing aloud to God our strength; shout for joy to the God of Jacob.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

{To the Chanter, upon Gittith, of Asaph} Sing merrily unto God, our strength; make a cheerful noise unto the God of Jacob.

NET Bible

For the music director; according to the gittith style; by Asaph. Shout for joy to God, our source of strength! Shout out to the God of Jacob!

New Heart English Bible

Sing aloud to God, our strength. Make a joyful shout to the God of Jacob.

The Emphasized Bible

Shout ye for joy, unto God our strength, Sound the note of triumph, to the God of Jacob;

Webster

To the chief Musician upon Gittith, A Psalm of Asaph. Sing aloud to God our strength: make a joyful noise to the God of Jacob.

World English Bible

Sing aloud to God, our strength! Make a joyful shout to the God of Jacob!

Youngs Literal Translation

To the Overseer. -- 'On the Gittith.' By Asaph. Cry aloud to God our strength, Shout to the God of Jacob.

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Context Readings

A Call To Obedience

1 Make a song to God our strength: make a glad cry to the God of Jacob. 2 Take up the melody, playing on an instrument of music, even on corded instruments.


Cross References

Psalm 66:1

Send up a glad cry to God, all the earth:

Psalm 8:1

O Lord, our Lord, whose glory is higher than the heavens, how noble is your name in all the earth!

Genesis 50:17

You are to say to Joseph, Let the wrongdoing of your brothers be overlooked, and the evil they did to you: now, if it is your pleasure, let the sin of the servants of your father's God have forgiveness. And at these words, Joseph was overcome with weeping.

Psalm 18:1-2

I will give you my love, O Lord, my strength.

Psalm 28:7

The Lord is my strength and my breastplate, my heart had faith in him and I am helped; for this cause my heart is full of rapture, and I will give him praise in my song.

Psalm 33:1-3

Be glad in the Lord, O doers of righteousness; for praise is beautiful for the upright.

Psalm 46:1-7

God is our harbour and our strength, a very present help in trouble.

Psalm 46:11

The Lord of armies is with us; the God of Jacob is our high tower. (Selah.)

Psalm 52:7

See, this is the man who did not make God his strength, but had faith in his goods and his property, and made himself

Psalm 67:4

O let the nations be glad, and make song of joy; for you will be the judge of the peoples in righteousness, guiding the nations of the earth. (Selah.)

Psalm 100:1-2

Make a glad sound to the Lord, all the earth.

Jeremiah 31:7

For the Lord has said, Make a glad song for Jacob and give a cry on the top of the mountains: give the news, give praise, and say, The Lord has given salvation to his people, even to the rest of Israel.

Matthew 22:32

I am the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob? God is not the God of the dead but of the living.

Philippians 4:13

I am able to do all things through him who gives me strength.

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