Psalm 68:33
New International Version
to him who rides across the highest heavens, the ancient heavens, who thunders with mighty voice.

New Living Translation
Sing to the one who rides across the ancient heavens, his mighty voice thundering from the sky.

English Standard Version
to him who rides in the heavens, the ancient heavens; behold, he sends out his voice, his mighty voice.

Berean Study Bible
to Him who rides upon the highest heavens of old; behold, His mighty voice resounds.

King James Bible
To him that rideth upon the heavens of heavens, which were of old; lo, he doth send out his voice, and that a mighty voice.

New King James Version
To Him who rides on the heaven of heavens, which were of old! Indeed, He sends out His voice, a mighty voice.

New American Standard Bible
To Him who rides upon the highest heavens, which are from ancient times; Behold, He speaks with His voice, a mighty voice.

NASB 1995
To Him who rides upon the highest heavens, which are from ancient times; Behold, He speaks forth with His voice, a mighty voice.

NASB 1977
To Him who rides upon the highest heavens, which are from ancient times; Behold, He speaks forth with His voice, a mighty voice.

Amplified Bible
To Him who rides in the highest heavens, the ancient heavens, Behold, He sends out His voice, a mighty and majestic voice.

Christian Standard Bible
to him who rides in the ancient, highest heavens. Look, he thunders with his powerful voice!

Holman Christian Standard Bible
to Him who rides in the ancient, highest heavens. Look, He thunders with His powerful voice!

American Standard Version
To him that rideth upon the heaven of heavens, which are of old; Lo, he uttereth his voice, a mighty voice.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
For he rides in the Heaven of Heavens; from the East he gives his voice, a strong voice.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Sing to God that rides on the heaven of heaven, eastward: lo, he will utter a mighty sound with his voice.

Contemporary English Version
Praise the one who rides across the ancient skies; listen as he speaks with a mighty voice.

Douay-Rheims Bible
who mounteth above the heaven of heavens, to the east. Behold he will give to his voice the voice of power:

English Revised Version
To him that rideth upon the heavens of heavens, which are of old; lo, he uttereth his voice, and that a mighty voice.

Good News Translation
to him who rides in the sky, the ancient sky. Listen to him shout with a mighty roar.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
God rides through the ancient heaven, the highest heaven. Listen! He makes his voice heard, his powerful voice.

International Standard Version
to the one who rides the heavens, the ancient heavens. Behold! He thunders with a mighty voice.

JPS Tanakh 1917
To Him that rideth upon the heavens of heavens, which are of old; Lo, He uttereth His voice, a mighty voice.

Literal Standard Version
To Him who is riding on the heavens of the heavens of old, Behold, He gives with His voice a strong voice.

NET Bible
to the one who rides through the sky from ancient times! Look! He thunders loudly.

New Heart English Bible
To him who rides on the heaven of heavens, which are of old; look, he utters his voice, a mighty voice.

World English Bible
To him who rides on the heaven of heavens, which are of old; behold, he utters his voice, a mighty voice.

Young's Literal Translation
To him who is riding on the heavens of the heavens of old, Lo, He giveth with His voice a strong voice.

Additional Translations ...
Context
God's Enemies Are Scattered
32Sing to God, O kingdoms of the earth; sing praises to the Lord—Selah 33to Him who rides upon the highest heavens of old; behold, His mighty voice resounds. 34Ascribe the power to God, whose majesty is over Israel, whose strength is in the skies.…

Cross References
Deuteronomy 10:14
Behold, to the LORD your God belong the heavens, even the highest heavens, and the earth and everything in it.

Deuteronomy 33:26
"There is none like the God of Jeshurun, who rides the heavens to your aid, and the clouds in His majesty.

1 Kings 8:27
But will God indeed dwell upon the earth? Even heaven, the highest heaven, cannot contain You, much less this temple I have built.

Psalm 18:10
He mounted a cherub and flew; He soared on the wings of the wind.

Psalm 29:4
The voice of the LORD is powerful; the voice of the LORD is majestic.

Psalm 46:6
Nations rage, kingdoms crumble; the earth melts when He lifts His voice.

Psalm 68:4
Sing to God! Sing praises to His name. Exalt Him who rides on the clouds--His name is the LORD--and rejoice before Him.


Treasury of Scripture

To him that rides on the heavens of heavens, which were of old; see, he does send out his voice, and that a mighty voice.

rideth

Psalm 68:4
Sing unto God, sing praises to his name: extol him that rideth upon the heavens by his name JAH, and rejoice before him.

Psalm 18:10
And he rode upon a cherub, and did fly: yea, he did fly upon the wings of the wind.

Psalm 104:3
Who layeth the beams of his chambers in the waters: who maketh the clouds his chariot: who walketh upon the wings of the wind:

of old

Psalm 93:2
Thy throne is established of old: thou art from everlasting.

Psalm 102:25
Of old hast thou laid the foundation of the earth: and the heavens are the work of thy hands.

send out [heb.

Psalm 29:3-9
The voice of the LORD is upon the waters: the God of glory thundereth: the LORD is upon many waters…

Psalm 77:17,18
The clouds poured out water: the skies sent out a sound: thine arrows also went abroad…

Ezekiel 10:5
And the sound of the cherubims' wings was heard even to the outer court, as the voice of the Almighty God when he speaketh.









Verse 33. - To him that rideth upon the heavens of heavens (comp. ver. 4; and for the expression "heavens of heavens," see Deuteronomy 10:14; 1 Kings 8:27). Which were of old. In which God dwelt from all eternity - long before he created the "heavens" of Genesis 1:1. Lo, he doth send out his voice, and that a mighty voice. A voice that is heard and obeyed in every part of creation.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
to Him who rides
לָ֭רֹכֵב (lā·rō·ḵêḇ)
Preposition-l, Article | Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's 7392: To ride, to place upon, to despatch

upon the highest
בִּשְׁמֵ֣י (biš·mê)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 8064: Heaven, sky

heavens
שְׁמֵי־ (šə·mê-)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 8064: Heaven, sky

of old;
קֶ֑דֶם (qe·ḏem)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 6924: The front, of place, time

behold,
הֵ֥ן (hên)
Interjection
Strong's 2005: Lo! behold!

{His} mighty
עֹֽז׃ (‘ōz)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 5797: Strength, might

voice
בְּ֝קוֹלוֹ (bə·qō·w·lōw)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 6963: A voice, sound

resounds.
יִתֵּ֥ן (yit·tên)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 5414: To give, put, set


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