Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

The king vowed and said, "As the LORD lives, who has redeemed my life from all distress,

King James Version

And the king sware, and said, As the LORD liveth, that hath redeemed my soul out of all distress,

Holman Bible

The king swore an oath and said, "As the Lord lives, who has redeemed my life from every difficulty,

International Standard Version

"As the LORD lives," the king said with an oath, "who has redeemed me from all sorts of troubles,

A Conservative Version

And the king swore, and said, As LORD lives, who has redeemed my soul out of all adversity,

American Standard Version

And the king sware, and said, As Jehovah liveth, who hath redeemed my soul out of all adversity,

Amplified

And the king took an oath and said, As the Lord lives, Who has redeemed my soul out of all distress,

Bible in Basic English

And the king took an oath, and said, By the living Lord, who has been my saviour from all my troubles,

Darby Translation

And the king swore, and said, As Jehovah liveth, who has redeemed my soul out of all distress,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the king swore and said, As the LORD lives, who has ransomed my soul out of all distress,

Julia Smith Translation

And the king will swear, and say, Jehovah lives who redeemed my soul from all straits.

King James 2000

And the king swore, and said, As the LORD lives, that has redeemed my soul out of all distress,

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then the king swore and said, "{As Yahweh lives}, who has saved my life from all trouble,

Modern King James verseion

And the king swore, and said, As Jehovah lives, who has redeemed my soul out of all distress,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the king sware, saying, "As sure as the LORD, that hath rid my soul out of all adversity, liveth:

NET Bible

The king swore an oath: "As certainly as the Lord lives (he who has rescued me from every danger),

New Heart English Bible

And the king vowed, saying, "As the LORD lives, who has redeemed my soul out of all adversity,

The Emphasized Bible

And the king sware, and said, - By the life of Yahweh, who hath redeemed my life out of every strait,

Webster

And the king swore, and said, As the LORD liveth, that hath redeemed my soul out of all distress,

World English Bible

The king swore, and said, "As Yahweh lives, who has redeemed my soul out of all adversity,

Youngs Literal Translation

And the king sweareth and saith, 'Jehovah liveth, who hath redeemed my soul out of all adversity;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

שׁבע 
 
Usage: 186

and said

Usage: 0

As the Lord

Usage: 0

חי 
Chay 
Usage: 502

פּדה 
Padah 
Usage: 61

my soul
נפשׁ 
Nephesh 
Usage: 753

Context Readings

Solomon Confirmed King

28 Then King David said, "Call Bathsheba to me." And she came into the king's presence and stood before the king. 29 The king vowed and said, "As the LORD lives, who has redeemed my life from all distress, 30 surely as I vowed to you by the LORD the God of Israel, saying, 'Your son Solomon shall be king after me, and he shall sit on my throne in my place'; I will indeed do so this day."



Cross References

2 Samuel 4:9

David answered Rechab and Baanah his brother, sons of Rimmon the Beerothite, and said to them, "As the LORD lives, who has redeemed my life from all distress,

Genesis 48:16

The angel who has redeemed me from all evil, Bless the lads; And may my name live on in them, And the names of my fathers Abraham and Isaac; And may they grow into a multitude in the midst of the earth."

Judges 8:19

He said, "They were my brothers, the sons of my mother. As the LORD lives, if only you had let them live, I would not kill you."

1 Samuel 14:39

"For as the LORD lives, who delivers Israel, though it is in Jonathan my son, he shall surely die." But not one of all the people answered him.

1 Samuel 14:45

But the people said to Saul, "Must Jonathan die, who has brought about this great deliverance in Israel? Far from it! As the LORD lives, not one hair of his head shall fall to the ground, for he has worked with God this day." So the people rescued Jonathan and he did not die.

1 Samuel 19:6

Saul listened to the voice of Jonathan, and Saul vowed, "As the LORD lives, he shall not be put to death."

1 Samuel 20:21

"And behold, I will send the lad, saying, 'Go, find the arrows.' If I specifically say to the lad, 'Behold, the arrows are on this side of you, get them,' then come; for there is safety for you and no harm, as the LORD lives.

2 Samuel 12:5

Then David's anger burned greatly against the man, and he said to Nathan, "As the LORD lives, surely the man who has done this deserves to die.

1 Kings 2:24

"Now therefore, as the LORD lives, who has established me and set me on the throne of David my father and who has made me a house as He promised, surely Adonijah shall be put to death today."

1 Kings 17:1

Now Elijah the Tishbite, who was of the settlers of Gilead, said to Ahab, "As the LORD, the God of Israel lives, before whom I stand, surely there shall be neither dew nor rain these years, except by my word."

1 Kings 18:10

"As the LORD your God lives, there is no nation or kingdom where my master has not sent to search for you; and when they said, 'He is not here,' he made the kingdom or nation swear that they could not find you.

2 Kings 4:30

The mother of the lad said, "As the LORD lives and as you yourself live, I will not leave you." And he arose and followed her.

2 Kings 5:16

But he said, "As the LORD lives, before whom I stand, I will take nothing." And he urged him to take it, but he refused.

2 Kings 5:20

But Gehazi, the servant of Elisha the man of God, thought, "Behold, my master has spared this Naaman the Aramean, by not receiving from his hands what he brought As the LORD lives, I will run after him and take something from him."

Psalm 34:19-22

Many are the afflictions of the righteous, But the LORD delivers him out of them all.

Psalm 72:14

He will rescue their life from oppression and violence, And their blood will be precious in his sight;

Psalm 136:24

And has rescued us from our adversaries, For His lovingkindness is everlasting;

Psalm 138:7

Though I walk in the midst of trouble, You will revive me; You will stretch forth Your hand against the wrath of my enemies, And Your right hand will save me.

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