Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

Honourable things are spoken in Thee, O city of God. Selah.

New American Standard Bible

Glorious things are spoken of you,
O city of God. Selah.

King James Version

Glorious things are spoken of thee, O city of God. Selah.

Holman Bible

Glorious things are said about you,
city of God.Selah

International Standard Version

Glorious things are spoken about you, city of God. Interlude

A Conservative Version

Glorious things are spoken of thee, O city of God. Selah.

American Standard Version

Glorious things are spoken of thee, O city of God. Selah

Amplified

Glorious things are spoken of you, O city of God. Selah [pause, and calmly realize what that means]!

Bible in Basic English

Noble things are said of you, O town of God. (Selah.)

Darby Translation

Glorious things are spoken of thee, O city of God. Selah.

Julia Smith Translation

Honored things being spoken in thee, O city of God. Silence.

King James 2000

Glorious things are spoken of you, O city of God. Selah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Glorious things [are] spoken about you, O city of God. Selah

Modern King James verseion

Glorious things are spoken of you, O city of God. Selah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Very excellent things are spoken of thee, thou city of God. Selah.

NET Bible

People say wonderful things about you, O city of God. (Selah)

New Heart English Bible

Glorious things are spoken about you, city of God. Selah.

The Emphasized Bible

Glorious things, are to be spoken of thee, O city of God. Selah.

Webster

Glorious things are spoken of thee, O city of God. Selah.

World English Bible

Glorious things are spoken about you, city of God. Selah.

Context Readings

Zion, The City Of God

2 Jehovah is loving the gates of Zion Above all the tabernacles of Jacob. 3 Honourable things are spoken in Thee, O city of God. Selah. 4 I mention Rahab and Babel to those knowing Me, Lo, Philistia, and Tyre, with Cush! This one was born there.


Cross References

Psalm 46:4

A river -- its rivulets rejoice the city of God, Thy holy place of the tabernacles of the Most High.

Psalm 48:2-3

Beautiful for elevation, A joy of all the land, is Mount Zion, The sides of the north, the city of a great king.

Psalm 48:11-13

Rejoice doth Mount Zion, The daughters of Judah are joyful, For the sake of Thy judgments.

Psalm 125:1-2

A Song of the Ascents. Those trusting in Jehovah are as Mount Zion, It is not moved -- to the age it abideth.

Isaiah 12:6

Cry aloud, and sing, O inhabitant of Zion, For great in thy midst is the Holy One of Israel!'

Isaiah 49:14-26

And Zion saith, 'Jehovah hath forsaken me, And my Lord hath forgotten me.'

Isaiah 54:2-10

Enlarge the place of thy tent, And the curtains of thy tabernacles they stretch out, Restrain not -- lengthen thy cords, And thy pins make strong.

Isaiah 59:20-22

And come to Zion hath a redeemer, Even to captives of transgression in Jacob, An affirmation of Jehovah.

Isaiah 61:3-12

To appoint to mourners in Zion, To give to them beauty instead of ashes, The oil of joy instead of mourning, A covering of praise for a spirit of weakness, And He is calling to them, 'Trees of righteousness, The planting of Jehovah -- to be beautified.'

Jeremiah 3:14-17

Turn back, O backsliding sons, An affirmation of Jehovah. For I have ruled over you, And taken you one of a city, and two of a family, And have brought you to Zion,

Jeremiah 31:12-13

And they have come in, And have sung in the high place of Zion, And flowed unto the goodness of Jehovah, For wheat, and for new wine, and for oil, And for the young of the flock and herd, And their soul hath been as a watered garden, And they add not to grieve any more.

Ezekiel 36:2

Thus said the Lord Jehovah: Because the enemy said against you, Aha, and the high places of old for a possession have been to us,

Ezekiel 36:11-38

And I have multiplied on you man and beast, And they have multiplied and been fruitful, And I have caused you to dwell according to your former states, And I have done better than at your beginnings, And ye have known that I am Jehovah.

Ezekiel 37:27-28

And My tabernacle hath been over them, And I have been to them for God, And they have been to Me for a people.

Ezekiel 40:1-49

In the twenty and fifth year of our removal, in the beginning of the year, in the tenth of the month, in the fourteenth year after that the city was smitten, in this self-same day hath a hand of Jehovah been upon me, and He bringeth me in thither;

Ezekiel 48:1-35

And these are the names of the tribes: From the north end unto the side of the way of Hethlon, at the coming in to Hamath, Hazar-Enan, the border of Damascus northward, unto the side of Hamath, and they have been his -- side east and west, Dan one,

Hebrews 12:22-23

But, ye came to Mount Zion, and to a city of the living God, to the heavenly Jerusalem, and to myriads of messengers,

Revelation 14:1

And I saw, and lo, a Lamb having stood upon the mount Sion, and with him an hundred forty-four thousands, having the name of his Father written upon their foreheads;

Revelation 21:10-27

and he carried me away in the Spirit to a mountain great and high, and did shew to me the great city, the holy Jerusalem, coming down out of the heaven from God,

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