Parallel Verses

World English Bible

For you have maintained my just cause. You sit on the throne judging righteously.

New American Standard Bible

For You have maintained my just cause; You have sat on the throne judging righteously.

King James Version

For thou hast maintained my right and my cause; thou satest in the throne judging right.

Holman Bible

For You have upheld my just cause;
You are seated on Your throne as a righteous judge.

International Standard Version

For you have brought about justice for me and my cause; you sit on the throne judging righteously.

A Conservative Version

For thou have maintained my right and my cause. Thou sit in the throne judging righteously.

American Standard Version

For thou hast maintained my right and my cause; Thou sittest in the throne judging righteously.

Amplified

For You have maintained my right and my cause; You sat on the throne judging righteously.

Bible in Basic English

For you gave approval to my right and my cause; you were seated in your high place judging in righteousness.

Darby Translation

For thou hast maintained my right and my cause. Thou sittest on the throne, judging righteously.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For thou hast accomplished my judgment and my cause; thou didst sit in the throne judging according to righteousness.

Julia Smith Translation

For thou didst my judgment and my cause; thou satest upon the throne judging justice.

King James 2000

For you have maintained my right and my cause; you sat in the throne judging right.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For you have maintained my just cause; you have sat on [the] throne judging correctly.

Modern King James verseion

For You have maintained my right and my cause; You sat in the throne judging right.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For thou hast maintained my right and my cause; thou art set in the throne that judgest right.

NET Bible

For you defended my just cause; from your throne you pronounced a just decision.

New Heart English Bible

For you have maintained my just cause. You sit on the throne judging righteously.

The Emphasized Bible

For thou hast executed my right and my cause, Thou hast sat on the throne, judging righteously:

Webster

For thou hast maintained my right and my cause; thou sattest on the throne judging right.

Youngs Literal Translation

For Thou hast done my judgment and my right. Thou hast sat on a throne, A judge of righteousness.

References

Fausets

Context Readings

Celebration Of God's Justice

3 When my enemies turn back, they stumble and perish in your presence. 4 For you have maintained my just cause. You sit on the throne judging righteously. 5 You have rebuked the nations. You have destroyed the wicked. You have blotted out their name forever and ever.


Cross References

Psalm 140:12

I know that Yahweh will maintain the cause of the afflicted, and justice for the needy.

1 Peter 2:23

Who, when he was cursed, didn't curse back. When he suffered, didn't threaten, but committed himself to him who judges righteously;

Psalm 16:5

Yahweh assigned my portion and my cup. You made my lot secure.

Psalm 45:6-7

Your throne, God, is forever and ever. A scepter of equity is the scepter of your kingdom.

Psalm 47:8

God reigns over the nations. God sits on his holy throne.

Psalm 89:14

Righteousness and justice are the foundation of your throne. Loving kindness and truth go before your face.

Psalm 96:13

before Yahweh; for he comes, for he comes to judge the earth. He will judge the world with righteousness, the peoples with his truth.

Psalm 98:9

Let them sing before Yahweh, for he comes to judge the earth. He will judge the world with righteousness, and the peoples with equity.

Isaiah 11:4

but with righteousness he will judge the poor, and decide with equity for the humble of the earth. He will strike the earth with the rod of his mouth; and with the breath of his lips he will kill the wicked.

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