Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

But who am I, and who are my people, that we make such voluntary offerings as these? For all things come from you, and from your own hand we are giving to you.

New American Standard Bible

"But who am I and who are my people that we should be able to offer as generously as this? For all things come from You, and from Your hand we have given You.

King James Version

But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly after this sort? for all things come of thee, and of thine own have we given thee.

Holman Bible

But who am I, and who are my people, that we should be able to give as generously as this? For everything comes from You, and we have given You only what comes from Your own hand.

A Conservative Version

But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly after this sort? For all things come of thee, and of thine own have we given thee.

American Standard Version

But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly after this sort? for all things come of thee, and of thine own have we given thee.

Amplified

But who am I, and what are my people, that we should retain strength and be able to offer thus so willingly? For all things come from You, and out of Your own [hand] we have given You.

Bible in Basic English

But who am I and what is my people, that we have power to give so freely in this way? for all things come from you, and what we have given you is yours.

Darby Translation

But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer willingly after this manner? for all is of thee, and of that which is from thy hand have we given thee.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly after this sort? For all things come of thee and of thine own have we given thee.

Julia Smith Translation

And because who am I? and who my people, that we shall retain power to show ourselves willing according to this? for from thee all things, and from thy hand they gave to thee.

King James 2000

But who am I, and who are my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly as this? for all things come from you, and of your own have we given you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And indeed, who [am] I, and who [are] my people that we retain power to offer according to these [offerings] willingly? For everything [is] from you, and from your hand we have given to you.

Modern King James verseion

But who am I, and who my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly after this sort? For all things are from You, and we have given to You that which is Yours.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But all is of thee, and of that we received of thine hand we have given thee.

NET Bible

"But who am I and who are my people, that we should be in a position to contribute this much? Indeed, everything comes from you, and we have simply given back to you what is yours.

New Heart English Bible

But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly as this? For all things come from you, and of your own have we given you.

The Emphasized Bible

And yet, who am, I, and who are my people, that we should be able to offer willingly like this? for, from thee, is the whole, and, out of thine own hand, have we given unto thee;

Webster

But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly after this sort? for all things come from thee, and of thy own have we given thee.

World English Bible

But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly as this? For all things come from you, and of your own have we given you.

Youngs Literal Translation

yea, because, who am I, and who are my people, that we retain power to offer thus willingly? but of Thee is the whole, and out of Thy hand we have given to Thee;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But who am I, and what is my people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

that we should be
עצר 
`atsar 
Usage: 46

כּוח כּח 
Koach 
Usage: 126

יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

have we given
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

References

Easton

Fausets

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Context Readings

David Prays In The Assembly

13 And so, our God, we are giving you thanks, and we are praising your wonderful name! 14 But who am I, and who are my people, that we make such voluntary offerings as these? For all things come from you, and from your own hand we are giving to you. 15 For we are aliens and vagrants in your presence, as were all of our ancestors. Our days on the earth pass away like shadows, and we have no hope.



Cross References

Genesis 28:22

this stone that I've erected in the form of a pillar will be God's house, and I'll give you a tenth of everything that you give to me."

Genesis 32:10

I'm unworthy of all your gracious love, your faithfulness, and everything that you've done for your servant. When I first crossed over this river, I had only my staff. But now I've become two groups.

2 Samuel 7:18

Then King David went in to the presence of the LORD, sat down, and said:

1 Chronicles 29:9

Then the people rejoiced because they had given voluntarily, since with a devoted heart they had freely given to the LORD.

Psalm 50:10-12

Indeed, every animal of the forest is mine, even the cattle on a thousand hills.

Psalm 115:1

Not to us, LORD, not to us, but to your name be given glory on account of your gracious love and faithfulness.

Daniel 4:30

he commented to himself, "Isn't Babylon great? I've built a royal palace in it by my own might and power, for the sake of my majesty."

Romans 11:36

For all things are from him, by him, and for him. Glory belongs to him forever! Amen.

1 Corinthians 15:9-10

For I am the least of the apostles and not even fit to be called an apostle because I persecuted God's church.

1 Corinthians 16:2

After the Sabbath ends, each of you should set aside and save something from your surplus in proportion to what you have, so that no collections will have to be made when I arrive.

2 Corinthians 3:5

By ourselves we are not qualified to claim that anything comes from us. Rather, our credentials come from God,

2 Corinthians 12:9-11

but he has told me, "My grace is all you need, because my power is perfected in weakness." Therefore, I will most happily boast about my weaknesses, so that the Messiah's power may rest on me.

Philippians 2:13

For it is God who is producing in you both the desire and the ability to do what pleases him.

James 1:17

Every generous act of giving and every perfect gift is from above and comes down from the Father who made the heavenly lights, in whom there is no inconsistency or shifting shadow.

Revelation 4:10

the 24 elders bow down and worship in front of the one who sits on the throne, the one who lives forever and ever. They throw their victor's crowns in front of the throne and say,

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