Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

'For I will defend this city to save it for My own sake and for My servant David's sake.'"

King James Version

For I will defend this city, to save it, for mine own sake, and for my servant David's sake.

Holman Bible

I will defend this city and rescue it for My sake and for the sake of My servant David.

International Standard Version

"I will defend this city and preserve it for my own reasons, and because of my servant David.'"

A Conservative Version

For I will defend this city to save it, for my own sake, and for my servant David's sake.

American Standard Version

For I will defend this city to save it, for mine own sake, and for my servant David's sake.

Amplified

For I will defend this city to save it, for My own sake and for My servant David's sake.

Bible in Basic English

For I will keep this town safe, for my honour, and for the honour of my servant David.

Darby Translation

And I will defend this city, to save it, For mine own sake, and for my servant David's sake.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For I will defend this city, to save it, for my own sake and for my slave David's sake.

Julia Smith Translation

And I protected this city, to save it for my sake and for sake of David my servant

King James 2000

For I will defend this city, to save it, for my own sake, and for my servant David's sake.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And I will defend this city to save her for my sake and for the sake of David my servant.'"

Modern King James verseion

For I will defend this city, to save it for My own sake and for My servant David's sake.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For I will defend this city and save it, for mine own sake and for David my servant's sake."

NET Bible

I will shield this city and rescue it for the sake of my reputation and because of my promise to David my servant.'"

New Heart English Bible

'For I will defend this city to save it, for my own sake, and for my servant David's sake.'"

The Emphasized Bible

Thus will I throw a covering over this city, to save it, - for mine own sake, and for the sake of David my servant.

Webster

For I will defend this city, to save it, for my own sake, and for my servant David's sake.

World English Bible

For I will defend this city to save it, for my own sake, and for my servant David's sake.'"

Youngs Literal Translation

And I have covered over this city, To save it, for Mine own sake, And for the sake of David My servant.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For I will defend
גּנן 
Ganan 
Usage: 8

עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

to save
ישׁע 
Yasha` 
Usage: 205

it, for mine own sake, and for my servant
עבד 
`ebed 
Usage: 800

דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

References

Context Readings

Isaiah Brings A Prophetic Response

33 "By the way that he came, by the same he will return, and he shall not come to this city,"' declares the LORD. 34 'For I will defend this city to save it for My own sake and for My servant David's sake.'" 35 Then it happened that night that the angel of the LORD went out and struck 185,000 in the camp of the Assyrians; and when men rose early in the morning, behold, all of them were dead.


Cross References

2 Kings 20:6

"I will add fifteen years to your life, and I will deliver you and this city from the hand of the king of Assyria; and I will defend this city for My own sake and for My servant David's sake."'"

1 Kings 11:12-13

"Nevertheless I will not do it in your days for the sake of your father David, but I will tear it out of the hand of your son.

Isaiah 31:5

Like flying birds so the LORD of hosts will protect Jerusalem He will protect and deliver it; He will pass over and rescue it.

Deuteronomy 32:27

Had I not feared the provocation by the enemy, That their adversaries would misjudge, That they would say, "Our hand is triumphant, And the LORD has not done all this."'

1 Kings 15:4

But for David's sake the LORD his God gave him a lamp in Jerusalem, to raise up his son after him and to establish Jerusalem;

Psalm 46:5-6

God is in the midst of her, she will not be moved; God will help her when morning dawns.

Psalm 48:2-8

Beautiful in elevation, the joy of the whole earth, Is Mount Zion in the far north, The city of the great King.

Isaiah 9:7

There will be no end to the increase of His government or of peace, On the throne of David and over his kingdom, To establish it and to uphold it with justice and righteousness From then on and forevermore The zeal of the LORD of hosts will accomplish this.

Isaiah 38:6

"I will deliver you and this city from the hand of the king of Assyria; and I will defend this city."'

Isaiah 43:25

"I, even I, am the one who wipes out your transgressions for My own sake, And I will not remember your sins.

Isaiah 48:9

"For the sake of My name I delay My wrath, And for My praise I restrain it for you, In order not to cut you off.

Isaiah 48:11

"For My own sake, for My own sake, I will act; For how can My name be profaned? And My glory I will not give to another.

Jeremiah 23:5-6

"Behold, the days are coming," declares the LORD, "When I will raise up for David a righteous Branch; And He will reign as king and act wisely And do justice and righteousness in the land.

Jeremiah 33:21

then My covenant may also be broken with David My servant so that he will not have a son to reign on his throne, and with the Levitical priests, My ministers.

Jeremiah 33:26

then I would reject the descendants of Jacob and David My servant, not taking from his descendants rulers over the descendants of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob But I will restore their fortunes and will have mercy on them.'"

Ezekiel 36:22

"Therefore say to the house of Israel, 'Thus says the Lord GOD, "It is not for your sake, O house of Israel, that I am about to act, but for My holy name, which you have profaned among the nations where you went.

Ephesians 1:6

to the praise of the glory of His grace, which He freely bestowed on us in the Beloved.

Ephesians 1:14

who is given as a pledge of our inheritance, with a view to the redemption of God's own possession, to the praise of His glory.

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