Parallel Verses

Amplified

I said, You are gods [since you judge on My behalf, as My representatives]; indeed, all of you are children of the Most High.

New American Standard Bible

I said, “You are gods,
And all of you are sons of the Most High.

King James Version

I have said, Ye are gods; and all of you are children of the most High.

Holman Bible

I said, “You are gods;
you are all sons of the Most High.

International Standard Version

"Indeed I said, "You are gods, and all of you are sons of the Most High.

A Conservative Version

I said, Ye are gods, and all of you sons of the Most High.

American Standard Version

I said, Ye are gods, And all of you sons of the Most High.

Darby Translation

I have said, Ye are gods, and all of you are children of the Most High;

Julia Smith Translation

I said, Ye are gods; and the sons of the Most High all of you.

King James 2000

I have said, You are gods; and all of you are children of the most High.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I have said, "You [are] gods, and sons of the Most High, all of you.

Modern King James verseion

I have said, You are gods; and all of you sons of the Most High.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I have said, "Ye are gods, and ye are all the children of the most highest.

NET Bible

I thought, 'You are gods; all of you are sons of the Most High.'

New Heart English Bible

I said, "You are gods, all of you are sons of the Most High.

The Emphasized Bible

I, said, Gods, ye are, Yea, sons of the Highest, are ye all;

Webster

I have said, Ye are gods; and all of you are children of the Most High.

World English Bible

I said, "You are gods, all of you are sons of the Most High.

Youngs Literal Translation

I -- I have said, 'Gods ye are, And sons of the Most High -- all of you,

Context Readings

A Plea For Righteous Judgment

5 [The magistrates and judges] know not, neither will they understand; they walk on in the darkness [of complacent satisfaction]; all the foundations of the earth [the fundamental principles upon which rests the administration of justice] are shaking. 6 I said, You are gods [since you judge on My behalf, as My representatives]; indeed, all of you are children of the Most High. 7 But you shall die as men and fall as one of the princes.


Cross References

John 10:34-36

Jesus answered, Is it not written in your Law, I said, You are gods?

Psalm 82:1

God stands in the assembly [of the representatives] of God; in the midst of the magistrates or judges He gives judgment [as] among the gods.

Exodus 22:9

For every unlawful deed, whether it concerns ox, donkey, sheep, clothing, or any lost thing at all, which another identifies as his, the cause of both parties shall come before God [the judges]. Whomever [they] shall condemn shall pay his neighbor double.

Exodus 22:28

You shall not revile God [the judges as His agents] or esteem lightly or curse a ruler of your people.

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