Parallel Verses

Amplified

Be strong, therefore, and let not your hands be weak and slack, for your work shall be rewarded.

New American Standard Bible

"But you, be strong and do not lose courage, for there is reward for your work."

King James Version

Be ye strong therefore, and let not your hands be weak: for your work shall be rewarded.

Holman Bible

But as for you, be strong; don’t be discouraged, for your work has a reward.”

International Standard Version

Now as for you, be strong and never be discouraged, because there will be reward for your work."

A Conservative Version

But be ye strong, and let not your hands be slack. For your work shall be rewarded.

American Standard Version

But be ye strong, and let not your hands be slack; for your work shall be rewarded.

Bible in Basic English

But be you strong and let not your hands be feeble, for your work will be rewarded.

Darby Translation

But as for you, be firm and let not your hands be weak; for there is a reward for your deeds.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Be ye strong, therefore, and do not let your hands be weak, for your work shall be rewarded.

Julia Smith Translation

And ye, be ye strong, and your hands shall not be relaxed; for there is a reward to your work.

King James 2000

Be you strong therefore, and let not your hands be weak: for your work shall be rewarded.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But as for you, be strong and let not your hands be weak, for there is reward for your labor."

Modern King James verseion

But you be strong and do not let your hands be weak, for your work shall be rewarded.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But pluck you up your hearts and let not your hands faint, for your works shall be rewarded."

NET Bible

But as for you, be strong and don't get discouraged, for your work will be rewarded."

New Heart English Bible

But you be strong, and do not let your hands be slack; for your work shall be rewarded."

The Emphasized Bible

Ye, therefore, be strong, and let not your hands be slack, - for there is a reward for your work!

Webster

Be ye strong therefore, and let not your hands be weak; for your work shall be rewarded.

World English Bible

But you be strong, and don't let your hands be slack; for your work shall be rewarded."

Youngs Literal Translation

and ye, be ye strong, and let not your hands be feeble, for there is a reward for your work.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
therefore, and let not your hands
יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

be weak
רפה 
Raphah 
Usage: 46

פּעלּה 
P@`ullah 
Usage: 14

shall be
ישׁ 
Yesh 
is, be, have, there,
Usage: 135

References

Fausets

Hastings

Watsons

Asa

Prayers for 2 Chronicles 15:7

Context Readings

Asa's Religious Reforms

6 Nation was broke in pieces against nation, and city against city, for God vexed and troubled them with all sorts of adversity. 7 Be strong, therefore, and let not your hands be weak and slack, for your work shall be rewarded. 8 And when Asa heard these words, the prophecy of Oded the prophet, he took courage and put away the abominable idols from all the land of Judah and Benjamin and from the cities which he had taken in the hill country of Ephraim; and he repaired the altar [of burnt offering] of the Lord which was in front of the porch or vestibule [of the house] of the Lord.


Cross References

Joshua 1:7

Only you be strong and very courageous, that you may do according to all the law which Moses My servant commanded you. Turn not from it to the right hand or to the left, that you may prosper wherever you go.

Joshua 1:9

Have not I commanded you? Be strong, vigorous, and very courageous. Be not afraid, neither be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.

Psalm 58:11

Men will say, Surely there is a reward for the [uncompromisingly] righteous; surely there is a God Who judges on the earth.

Genesis 15:1

After these things, the word of the Lord came to Abram in a vision, saying, Fear not, Abram, I am your Shield, your abundant compensation, and your reward shall be exceedingly great.

Ruth 2:12

The Lord recompense you for what you have done, and a full reward be given you by the Lord, the God of Israel, under Whose wings you have come to take refuge!

1 Chronicles 28:20

Also David told Solomon his son, Be strong and courageous, and do it. Fear not, be not dismayed, for the Lord God, my God, is with you. He will not fail or forsake you until you have finished all the work for the service of the house of the Lord.

Psalm 19:11

Moreover, by them is Your servant warned (reminded, illuminated, and instructed); and in keeping them there is great reward.

Psalm 27:14

Wait and hope for and expect the Lord; be brave and of good courage and let your heart be stout and enduring. Yes, wait for and hope for and expect the Lord.

Isaiah 35:3-4

Strengthen the weak hands and make firm the feeble and tottering knees.

Daniel 10:19

And he said, O man greatly beloved, fear not! Peace be to you! Be strong, yes, be strong. And when he had spoken to me, I was strengthened and said, Let my lord speak, for you have strengthened me.

Matthew 5:12

Be glad and supremely joyful, for your reward in heaven is great (strong and intense), for in this same way people persecuted the prophets who were before you.

Matthew 5:46

For if you love those who love you, what reward can you have? Do not even the tax collectors do that?

Matthew 6:1

Take care not to do your good deeds publicly or before men, in order to be seen by them; otherwise you will have no reward [ reserved for and awaiting you] with and from your Father Who is in heaven.

Matthew 6:4

So that your deeds of charity may be in secret; and your Father Who sees in secret will reward you openly.

Matthew 6:6

But when you pray, go into your [most] private room, and, closing the door, pray to your Father, Who is in secret; and your Father, Who sees in secret, will reward you in the open.

Matthew 6:18

So that your fasting may not be noticed by men but by your Father, Who sees in secret; and your Father, Who sees in secret, will reward you in the open.

Matthew 10:41-42

He who receives and welcomes and accepts a prophet because he is a prophet shall receive a prophet's reward, and he who receives and welcomes and accepts a righteous man because he is a righteous man shall receive a righteous man's reward.

Luke 6:35

But love your enemies and be kind and do good [doing favors so that someone derives benefit from them] and lend, expecting and hoping for nothing in return but considering nothing as lost and despairing of no one; and then your recompense (your reward) will be great (rich, strong, intense, and abundant), and you will be sons of the Most High, for He is kind and charitable and good to the ungrateful and the selfish and wicked.

Romans 4:4-5

Now to a laborer, his wages are not counted as a favor or a gift, but as an obligation (something owed to him).

1 Corinthians 3:8

He who plants and he who waters are equal (one in aim, of the same importance and esteem), yet each shall receive his own reward (wages), according to his own labor.

1 Corinthians 3:14

If the work which any person has built on this Foundation [any product of his efforts whatever] survives [this test], he will get his reward.

1 Corinthians 9:17-18

For if I do this work of my own free will, then I have my pay (my reward); but if it is not of my own will, but is done reluctantly and under compulsion, I am [still] entrusted with a [sacred] trusteeship and commission.

1 Corinthians 15:58

Therefore, my beloved brethren, be firm (steadfast), immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord [always being superior, excelling, doing more than enough in the service of the Lord], knowing and being continually aware that your labor in the Lord is not futile [it is never wasted or to no purpose].

1 Corinthians 16:13

Be alert and on your guard; stand firm in your faith ( your conviction respecting man's relationship to God and divine things, keeping the trust and holy fervor born of faith and a part of it). Act like men and be courageous; grow in strength!

Ephesians 6:10

In conclusion, be strong in the Lord [be empowered through your union with Him]; draw your strength from Him [that strength which His boundless might provides].

Colossians 3:24

Knowing [with all certainty] that it is from the Lord [and not from men] that you will receive the inheritance which is your [real] reward. [The One Whom] you are actually serving [is] the Lord Christ (the Messiah).

Hebrews 6:10

For God is not unrighteous to forget or overlook your labor and the love which you have shown for His name's sake in ministering to the needs of the saints (His own consecrated people), as you still do.

Hebrews 10:35

Do not, therefore, fling away your fearless confidence, for it carries a great and glorious compensation of reward.

2 John 1:8

Look to yourselves (take care) that you may not lose (throw away or destroy) all that we and you have labored for, but that you may [persevere until you] win and receive back a perfect reward [in full].

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