Isaiah 55:9

NET ©

for just as the sky is higher than the earth, so my deeds are superior to your deeds and my plans superior to your plans.

NIV ©

"As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.

NASB ©

"For as the heavens are higher than the earth, So are My ways higher than your ways And My thoughts than your thoughts.

NLT ©

For just as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts higher than your thoughts.

MSG ©

"For as the sky soars high above earth, so the way I work surpasses the way you work, and the way I think is beyond the way you think.

BBE ©

For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.

NRSV ©

For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.

NKJV ©

"For as the heavens are higher than the earth, So are My ways higher than your ways, And My thoughts than your thoughts.

KJV
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and my thoughts
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NET © [draft] ITL
for
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just as
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the sky
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is higher than
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the earth
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, so
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my deeds are superior
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to your deeds
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and my plans superior
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to your plans
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.
NET © Notes

tn Or “the heavens.” The Hebrew term שָׁמַיִם (shamayim) may be translated “heavens” or “sky” depending on the context.

tn Heb “ways” (so many English versions).

tn Heb “are higher than.”

tn Or “thoughts” (so many English versions).