Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

and I will be to you for a Father, and ye shall be to me for sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.

New American Standard Bible

And I will be a father to you,
And you shall be sons and daughters to Me,”
Says the Lord Almighty.

King James Version

And will be a Father unto you, and ye shall be my sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.

Holman Bible

I will be a Father to you,
and you will be sons and daughters to Me,
says the Lord Almighty.

International Standard Version

I will be your Father, and you will be my sons and daughters," declares the Lord Almighty.

A Conservative Version

and will be for a Father to you, and ye will be for sons and daughters to me, says Lord Almighty.

American Standard Version

And will be to you a Father, And ye shall be to me sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.

Amplified


And I will be a Father to you,
And you will be My sons and daughters,”
Says the Lord Almighty. Cross references: 2 Corinthians 6:2 : Is 49:8 2 Corinthians 6:11 : Is 60:5; Ezek 33:22 2 Corinthians 6:16 : Ex 25:8; 29:45; Lev 26:12; Jer 31:1; Ezek 37:27 2 Corinthians 6:17 : Is 52:11 2 Corinthians 6:18 : Is 43:6; Hos 1:10 end of crossrefs

An Understandable Version

The Lord Almighty [also] said [Hos. 1:10], "I will be a Father to you, and you will be sons and daughters to me."

Anderson New Testament

and I will be to you a father, and you shall be to me sons and daughters, says the Lord Almighty.

Bible in Basic English

And will be a Father to you; and you will be my sons and daughters, says the Lord, the Ruler of all.

Common New Testament

And I will be a father to you, and you shall be my sons and daughters, says the Lord Almighty."

Daniel Mace New Testament

I will be a father unto you, and ye shall be my sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty."

Godbey New Testament

and I will be to you for a Father, and you shall be unto me for sons and daughters, says the Lord Almighty.

Goodspeed New Testament

I will become a father to you, And you shall become my sons and daughters, Says the Lord Almighty."

John Wesley New Testament

And will be to you a Father, and ye shall be to me sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.

Julia Smith Translation

And I will be to you for a Father, and ye shall be to me for sons and daughters, says the Lord Almighty.

King James 2000

And will be a Father unto you, and you shall be my sons and daughters, says the Lord Almighty.

Lexham Expanded Bible

and I will be a father to you, and you will be sons and daughters to me," says the all-powerful Lord.

Modern King James verseion

and I will be a Father to you, and you shall be My sons and daughters, says the Lord Almighty.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and will be a father unto you, and ye shall be unto me sons and daughters," saith the Lord almighty.

Moffatt New Testament

I will be a Father to you, and you shall be my sons and daughters, saith the Lord almighty.

Montgomery New Testament

then I will receive you and will be to you a Father, and you shall be to me sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.

NET Bible

and I will be a father to you, and you will be my sons and daughters," says the All-Powerful Lord.

New Heart English Bible

I will be to you a Father. You will be to me sons and daughters,' says the Lord Almighty."

Noyes New Testament

and will be to you a father, and ye shall be my sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty."

Sawyer New Testament

and will be to you a father, and you shall be to me sons and daughters, says the Lord Almighty.

The Emphasized Bible

And will become your Father, and, ye, shall become my sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

and I will be as a father unto you, and ye shall be to me for sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty."

Twentieth Century New Testament

And I will be a father to you, and you shall be my sons and daughters," says the Lord, the Ruler of all.'

Webster

And I will be a Father to you, and ye shall be my sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.

Weymouth New Testament

and you shall be My sons and daughters,' says the Lord the Ruler of all."

Williams New Testament

I will be a Father to you, and you will be sons and daughters of mine,' The Lord Almighty said."

World English Bible

I will be to you a Father. You will be to me sons and daughters,' says the Lord Almighty."

Worrell New Testament

and I will be to you a Father, and ye shall be My sons and daughters." saith the Lord Almighty.

Worsley New Testament

and I will be a father unto you, and ye shall be to me for sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.

Youngs Literal Translation

and I will be to you for a Father, and ye -- ye shall be to Me for sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

will be
ἔσομαι 
Esomai 
shall be, will be, be, shall have, shall come to pass, shall, not tr,
Usage: 83

a Father
πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

you
ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you, ye, your, not tr,
Usage: 293

and



and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0
Usage: 0

ye
ὑμείς 
Humeis 
ye, ye yourselves, you, not tr
Usage: 120

shall be
ἔσομαι 
Esomai 
shall be, will be, be, shall have, shall come to pass, shall, not tr,
Usage: 83

my
μοί 
Moi 
me, my, I, mine
Usage: 152

υἱός 
Huios 
Usage: 213

θυγάτηρ 
Thugater 
Usage: 19

λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

the Lord
κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

References

Images 2 Corinthians 6:18

Prayers for 2 Corinthians 6:18

Context Readings

Do Not Become Unevenly Yoked With Unbelievers

17 Wherefore come out from the midst of them, and be separated, saith the Lord, and touch not what is unclean, and I will receive you; 18 and I will be to you for a Father, and ye shall be to me for sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.


Cross References

Isaiah 43:6

I will say to the north, Give up; and to the south, Keep not back: bring my sons from afar, and my daughters from the end of the earth,

Jeremiah 31:9

They shall come with weeping, and with supplications will I lead them; I will cause them to walk by water-brooks, in a straight way, wherein they shall not stumble; for I will be a father to Israel, and Ephraim is my firstborn.

Revelation 21:7

He that overcomes shall inherit these things, and I will be to him God, and he shall be to me son.

Genesis 17:1

And Abram was ninety-nine years old, when Jehovah appeared to Abram, and said to him, I am the Almighty God: walk before my face, and be perfect.

Genesis 48:3

And Jacob said to Joseph, The Almighty God appeared to me at Luz in the land of Canaan, and blessed me,

2 Samuel 7:14

I will be his father, and he shall be my son. If he commit iniquity, I will chasten him with the rod of men and with the stripes of the sons of men;

Psalm 22:30

A seed shall serve him; it shall be accounted to the Lord for a generation.

Jeremiah 3:19

And as for me, I said, How shall I put thee among the children, and give thee the pleasant land, the goodly inheritance of the hosts of the nations? And I said, Thou shalt call me, My father; and shalt not turn away from following me.

Jeremiah 31:1

At that time, saith Jehovah, will I be the God of all the families of Israel, and they shall be my people.

Hosea 1:9-10

and he said, Call his name Lo-ammi; for ye are not my people, and I will not be for you.

John 1:12

but as many as received him, to them gave he the right to be children of God, to those that believe on his name;

Romans 8:14-17

for as many as are led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God.

Romans 8:29

Because whom he has foreknown, he has also predestinated to be conformed to the image of his Son, so that he should be the firstborn among many brethren.

Galatians 3:26

for ye are all God's sons by faith in Christ Jesus.

Galatians 4:5-7

that he might redeem those under law, that we might receive sonship.

Ephesians 1:5

having marked us out beforehand for adoption through Jesus Christ to himself, according to the good pleasure of his will,

1 John 3:1-2

See what love the Father has given to us, that we should be called the children of God. For this reason the world knows us not, because it knew him not.

Revelation 1:8

I am the Alpha and the Omega, saith the Lord God, he who is, and who was, and who is to come, the Almighty.

Revelation 21:22

And I saw no temple in it; for the Lord God Almighty is its temple, and the Lamb.

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