Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

God is greatly to be feared in the council of the saints, and terrible for all that are round about him.

New American Standard Bible

A God greatly feared in the council of the holy ones, And awesome above all those who are around Him?

King James Version

God is greatly to be feared in the assembly of the saints, and to be had in reverence of all them that are about him.

Holman Bible

God is greatly feared in the council of the holy ones,
more awe-inspiring than all who surround Him.

International Standard Version

God is feared in the council of the holy ones, revered by all those around him.

A Conservative Version

a God very awesome in the council of the holy ones, and to be feared above all those who are round about him?

American Standard Version

A God very terrible in the council of the holy ones, And to be feared above all them that are round about him?

Amplified

A God greatly feared and revered in the council of the holy (angelic) ones, and to be feared and worshipfully revered above all those who are round about Him?

Bible in Basic English

God is greatly to be feared among the saints, and to be honoured over all those who are about him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

God is greatly to be feared in the assembly of the saints and to be had in reverence of all those that are about him.

Julia Smith Translation

God being greatly terrible in the council of the holy ones and to be feared by all round about him.

King James 2000

God is greatly to be feared in the assembly of the saints, and to be had in reverence of all them that are about him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

a God feared greatly in the council of [the] holy ones, and awesome above all surrounding him?

Modern King James verseion

God is greatly to be feared in the congregation of the saints, and to be adored by all around Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

God is greatly to be feared in the council of the saints, and to be had in reverence of all them that are about him.

NET Bible

a God who is honored in the great angelic assembly, and more awesome than all who surround him?

New Heart English Bible

a very awesome God in the council of the holy ones, to be feared above all those who are around him?

The Emphasized Bible

A GOD inspiring awe in the circle of the holy ones, exceedingly, And to be reverenced above all who are round about him.

Webster

God is greatly to be feared in the assembly of the saints, and to be had in reverence by all them that are about him.

World English Bible

a very awesome God in the council of the holy ones, to be feared above all those who are around him?

Youngs Literal Translation

God is very terrible, In the secret counsel of His holy ones, And fearful over all surrounding Him.

References

Context Readings

Perplexity About God's Promises

6 For who in the heaven can be compared to Jehovah? who among the sons of the mighty shall be likened to Jehovah? 7 God is greatly to be feared in the council of the saints, and terrible for all that are round about him. 8 Jehovah, God of hosts, who is like unto thee, the strong Jah? And thy faithfulness is round about thee.


Cross References

Psalm 47:2

For Jehovah, the Most High, is terrible, a great king over all the earth.

Leviticus 10:3

And Moses said to Aaron, This is what Jehovah spoke, saying, I will be hallowed in them that come near me, and before all the people I will be glorified. And Aaron was silent.

Psalm 76:7-11

Thou, thou art to be feared, and who can stand before thee when once thou art angry?

Isaiah 6:2-7

Seraphim were standing above him: each had six wings; with twain he covered his face, and with twain he covered his feet, and with twain he flew.

Isaiah 66:2

Even all these things hath my hand made, and all these things have been, saith Jehovah. But to this man will I look: to the afflicted and contrite in spirit, and who trembleth at my word.

Jeremiah 10:7

Who would not fear thee, O King of nations? For to thee doth it appertain; for among all the wise men of the nations, and in all their kingdoms, there is none like unto thee.

Jeremiah 10:10

But Jehovah Elohim is truth; he is the living God, and the King of eternity. At his wrath the earth trembleth, and the nations cannot abide his indignation.

Matthew 10:28

And be not afraid of those who kill the body, but cannot kill the soul; but fear rather him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.

Luke 12:4-5

But I say to you, my friends, Fear not those who kill the body and after this have no more that they can do.

Acts 5:11

And great fear came upon all the assembly, and upon all who heard these things.

Hebrews 12:28-29

Wherefore let us, receiving a kingdom not to be shaken, have grace, by which let us serve God acceptably with reverence and fear.

Revelation 15:3-4

And they sing the song of Moses bondman of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying, Great and wonderful are thy works, Lord God Almighty; righteous and true are thy ways, O King of nations.

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