Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"However, because by this deed you have given occasion to the enemies of the LORD to blaspheme, the child also that is born to you shall surely die."

King James Version

Howbeit, because by this deed thou hast given great occasion to the enemies of the LORD to blaspheme, the child also that is born unto thee shall surely die.

Holman Bible

However, because you treated the Lord with such contempt in this matter, the son born to you will die.”

International Standard Version

Nathan responded to David, "There's one other thing: the LORD has forgiven your sin. You won't die. Nevertheless, because you have despised the LORD's enemies with utter contempt, the son born to you will most certainly die."

A Conservative Version

However, because by this deed thou have given great occasion to the enemies of LORD to blaspheme, the child also that is born to thee shall surely die.

American Standard Version

Howbeit, because by this deed thou hast given great occasion to the enemies of Jehovah to blaspheme, the child also that is born unto thee shall surely die.

Amplified

Nevertheless, because by this deed you have utterly scorned the Lord and given great occasion to the enemies of the Lord to blaspheme, the child that is born to you shall surely die.

Bible in Basic English

But still, because you have had no respect for the Lord, death will certainly overtake the child who has newly come to birth.

Darby Translation

Howbeit, because by this deed thou hast given great occasion to the enemies of Jehovah to blaspheme, even the child that is born to thee shall certainly die.

Julia Smith Translation

Only that despising, thou didst cause the enemies of Jehovah to despise by this thing, also the son born to thee, dying, shall die.

King James 2000

However, because by this deed you have given great occasion to the enemies of the LORD to blaspheme, the child also that is born unto you shall surely die.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But because you have {utterly scorned} Yahweh in this matter, the son born for you {will certainly die}."

Modern King James verseion

Only, because by this deed you have given great occasion to the enemies of Jehovah to blaspheme, this child born to you shall surely die.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Howbeit, because in doing this deed thou hast given the enemies of the LORD a cause to rail, the child that is born thee shall die surely."

NET Bible

Nonetheless, because you have treated the Lord with such contempt in this matter, the son who has been born to you will certainly die."

New Heart English Bible

However, because by this deed you have given great occasion to the LORD's enemies to blaspheme, the child also who is born to you shall surely die."

The Emphasized Bible

Nevertheless, because thou hast greatly blasphemed Yahweh, by this thing, the very son that is born to thee, shall, die.

Webster

But, because by this deed thou hast given great occasion to the enemies of the LORD to blaspheme, the child also that is born to thee shall surely die.

World English Bible

However, because by this deed you have given great occasion to Yahweh's enemies to blaspheme, the child also who is born to you shall surely die."

Youngs Literal Translation

only, because thou hast caused the enemies of Jehovah greatly to despise by this thing, also the son who is born to thee doth surely die.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אפס 
'ephec 
ends, no, none, not, nothing, without, else, beside, but, cause, howbeit, .
Usage: 43

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

thou hast given
נאץ 
Na'ats 
Usage: 25

to the enemies
אויב איב 
'oyeb 
Usage: 272

of the Lord

Usage: 0

ילּוד 
Yillowd 
Usage: 5

מוּת 
Muwth 
Usage: 839

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Context Readings

David Repents, But The Child Dies

13 Then David said to Nathan, "I have sinned against the LORD " And Nathan said to David, "The LORD also has taken away your sin; you shall not die. 14 "However, because by this deed you have given occasion to the enemies of the LORD to blaspheme, the child also that is born to you shall surely die." 15 So Nathan went to his house.


Cross References

Isaiah 52:5

"Now therefore, what do I have here," declares the LORD, "seeing that My people have been taken away without cause?" Again the LORD declares, "Those who rule over them howl, and My name is continually blasphemed all day long.

Romans 2:24

For "THE NAME OF GOD IS BLASPHEMED AMONG THE GENTILES BECAUSE OF YOU," just as it is written.

Nehemiah 5:9

Again I said, "The thing which you are doing is not good; should you not walk in the fear of our God because of the reproach of the nations, our enemies?

Psalm 74:10

How long, O God, will the adversary revile, And the enemy spurn Your name forever?

Psalm 89:31-33

If they violate My statutes And do not keep My commandments,

Psalm 94:12

Blessed is the man whom You chasten, O LORD, And whom You teach out of Your law;

Proverbs 3:11-12

My son, do not reject the discipline of the LORD Or loathe His reproof,

Ezekiel 36:20-23

"When they came to the nations where they went, they profaned My holy name, because it was said of them, 'These are the people of the LORD; yet they have come out of His land.'

Amos 3:2

"You only have I chosen among all the families of the earth; Therefore I will punish you for all your iniquities."

Matthew 18:7

"Woe to the world because of its stumbling blocks! For it is inevitable that stumbling blocks come; but woe to that man through whom the stumbling block comes!

1 Corinthians 11:32

But when we are judged, we are disciplined by the Lord so that we will not be condemned along with the world.

Hebrews 12:6

FOR THOSE WHOM THE LORD LOVES HE DISCIPLINES, AND HE SCOURGES EVERY SON WHOM HE RECEIVES."

Revelation 3:19

'Those whom I love, I reprove and discipline; therefore be zealous and repent.

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