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Logos Verse of the Day

Bible Gateway Verse for the Day

2 Samuel 7:22King James Version

Wherefore thou art great, O Lord God: for there is none like thee, neither is there any God beside thee, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

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NewKing James Version

Therefore You are great, O Lord God. For there is none like You, nor is there anyGod besides You, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

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English Standard Version

Therefore you are great, O Lord God. For there is none like you, and there is no God besides you, according to all that we have heard with our ears.

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Read all of 2 Samuel 7

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New American Standard Bible

For this reason You are great, O Lord God; for there is none like You, and there is no God besides You, according to all that we have heard with our ea…

Connect the Testaments: A Daily Devotional

October 12: Kingdom Politics
Ezekiel 24:1–25:17; Revelation 11:15–12:17; Job 36:1–12

We sometimes jump on the bandwagon with politics. Yet if we put our full trust in political candidates, or believe their rise to power is an indication of our future—a common campaign platform—we’re putting our hope in something transitory. No earthly person or kingdom has absolute rule. The book of Revelation portrays this in a surprising way.
In the last book of the Bible, God’s judgment is loosed, and it can be overwhelming to read and interpret. Six trumpets, blown consecutively by angels, unleash God’s judgment. When the seventh trumpet blows, we expect judgment to be set in motion yet again. Instead, a loud voice from heaven announces a different, glorious event: “The kingdom of the world has become the kingdom of our Lord and of his Christ, and he will reign forever and ever” (Rev 11:15).
This seems like a strange turn of events, but it’s the culmination of plans and actions that have been hap…