Psalms 33:9

9 For he spoke, and it came to be; he commanded, and it stood firm.

Psalms 33:9 in Other Translations

KJV
9 For he spake, and it was done; he commanded, and it stood fast.
ESV
9 For he spoke, and it came to be; he commanded, and it stood firm.
NLT
9 For when he spoke, the world began! It appeared at his command.
MSG
9 Here's why: he spoke and there it was, in place the moment he said so.
CSB
9 For He spoke, and it came into being; He commanded, and it came into existence.

Psalms 33:9 In-Context

7 He gathers the waters of the sea into jars ; he puts the deep into storehouses.
8 Let all the earth fear the LORD; let all the people of the world revere him.
9 For he spoke, and it came to be; he commanded, and it stood firm.
10 The LORD foils the plans of the nations; he thwarts the purposes of the peoples.
11 But the plans of the LORD stand firm forever, the purposes of his heart through all generations.

Cross References 1

  • 1. Genesis 1:3; Psalms 148:5
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