Zephaniah 3:12



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"But I will leave among you A humble and lowly people, And they will take refuge in the name of the LORD.

King James Version

I will also leave in the midst of thee an afflicted and poor people, and they shall trust in the name of the LORD.

International Standard Version

I will keep a humble and gentle people among you, and they will trust in the name of the LORD.

A Conservative Version

But I will leave in the midst of thee an afflicted and poor people, and they shall take refuge in the name of LORD.

American Standard Version

But I will leave in the midst of thee an afflicted and poor people, and they shall take refuge in the name of Jehovah.

Amplified

For I will leave in the midst of you a people afflicted and poor, and they shall trust, seek refuge, and be confident in the name of the Lord.

Bible in Basic English

But I will still have among you a quiet and poor people, and they will put their faith in the name of the Lord.

Darby Translation

And I will leave in the midst of thee an afflicted and poor people, and they shall trust in the name of Jehovah.

Holman Bible

I will leave a meek and humble people among you, and they will trust in the name of Yahweh.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I will also leave in the midst of thee a poor and humble people, and they shall wait in the name of the LORD.

Julia Smith Translation

And I left in the midst of thee a humble and weak people, and they trusted in the name of Jehovah.

King James 2000

I will also leave in the midst of you an afflicted and poor people, and they shall trust in the name of the LORD.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And I will leave in your midst a people afflicted and poor, and they shall take refuge in the name of Yahweh.

Modern King James verseion

I will also leave in your midst a poor and weak people, and they shall trust in the name of Jehovah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

In thee also will I leave a small, poor, simple people: which shall trust in the name of the LORD.

NET Bible

I will leave in your midst a humble and meek group of people, and they will find safety in the Lord's presence.

New Heart English Bible

But I will leave in the midst of you an afflicted and poor people, and they will take refuge in the name of the LORD.

New simplified Bible

I will leave a faithful few, a humble and lowly people with you. They will seek refuge in the name of Jehovah.

The Emphasized Bible

So will I leave remaining in thy midst, a people oppressed and poor, - who will seek refuge in the name of Yahweh:

Webster

I will also leave in the midst of thee an afflicted and poor people, and they shall trust in the name of the LORD.

World English Bible

But I will leave in the midst of you an afflicted and poor people, and they will take refuge in the name of Yahweh.

Youngs Literal Translation

And I have left in thy midst a people humble and poor, And they have trusted in the name of Jehovah.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I will also leave
שׁאר 
Sha'ar 
Usage: 134

in the midst
קרב 
Qereb 
among , midst , within , inwards , in ,
Usage: 226

עני 
`aniy 
Usage: 75

and poor
דּל 
Dal 
Usage: 48

עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

חסה 
Chacah 
to trust , to make a refuge , have hope
Usage: 37

in the name
שׁם 
Shem 
Usage: 865

References

Context Readings

Final Restoration Promised

11 "In that day you will feel no shame Because of all your deeds By which you have rebelled against Me; For then I will remove from your midst Your proud, exulting ones, And you will never again be haughty On My holy mountain. 12 "But I will leave among you A humble and lowly people, And they will take refuge in the name of the LORD. 13 "The remnant of Israel will do no wrong And tell no lies, Nor will a deceitful tongue Be found in their mouths; For they will feed and lie down With no one to make them tremble."



Cross References

Isaiah 14:32

"How then will one answer the messengers of the nation? That the LORD has founded Zion, And the afflicted of His people will seek refuge in it."

Nahum 1:7

The LORD is good, A stronghold in the day of trouble, And He knows those who take refuge in Him.

Isaiah 50:10

Who is among you that fears the LORD, That obeys the voice of His servant, That walks in darkness and has no light? Let him trust in the name of the LORD and rely on his God.

Zechariah 13:8-9

"It will come about in all the land," Declares the LORD, "That two parts in it will be cut off and perish; But the third will be left in it.

Matthew 5:3

"Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

Psalm 37:40

The LORD helps them and delivers them; He delivers them from the wicked and saves them, Because they take refuge in Him.

Isaiah 61:1-3

The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me, Because the LORD has anointed me To bring good news to the afflicted; He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, To proclaim liberty to captives And freedom to prisoners;

Zechariah 11:11

So it was broken on that day, and thus the afflicted of the flock who were watching me realized that it was the word of the LORD.

Matthew 11:5

the BLIND RECEIVE SIGHT and the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed and the deaf hear, the dead are raised up, and the POOR HAVE THE GOSPEL PREACHED TO THEM.

Matthew 12:21

"AND IN HIS NAME THE GENTILES WILL HOPE."

Romans 15:12

Again Isaiah says, "THERE SHALL COME THE ROOT OF JESSE, AND HE WHO ARISES TO RULE OVER THE GENTILES, IN HIM SHALL THE GENTILES HOPE."

1 Corinthians 1:27-28

but God has chosen the foolish things of the world to shame the wise, and God has chosen the weak things of the world to shame the things which are strong,

Ephesians 1:12-13

to the end that we who were the first to hope in Christ would be to the praise of His glory.

James 2:5

Listen, my beloved brethren: did not God choose the poor of this world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which He promised to those who love Him?

1 Peter 1:21

who through Him are believers in God, who raised Him from the dead and gave Him glory, so that your faith and hope are in God.



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