Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

But you took and made strong for yourself your people Israel, to be your people for ever; and you, Lord, became their God.

New American Standard Bible

For You have established for Yourself Your people Israel as Your own people forever, and You, O Lord, have become their God.

King James Version

For thou hast confirmed to thyself thy people Israel to be a people unto thee for ever: and thou, LORD, art become their God.

Holman Bible

You established Your people Israel to be Your own people forever, and You, Lord, have become their God.

International Standard Version

You have prepared your people Israel to be your very own people for ever, and you, LORD, have become their God!

A Conservative Version

And thou established to thyself thy people Israel to be a people to thee forever, and thou, LORD, became their God.

American Standard Version

And thou didst establish to thyself thy people Israel to be a people unto thee for ever; and thou, Jehovah, becamest their God.

Amplified

You established for Yourself Your people Israel as Your people forever, and You, O Lord, have become their God.

Darby Translation

And thou hast established to thyself thy people Israel to be a people unto thee for ever; and thou, Jehovah, art become their God.

Julia Smith Translation

And thou wilt prepare to thyself thy people Israel to thee for a people, even to forever. And thou Jehovah wert to them for God.

King James 2000

For you have confirmed to yourself your people Israel to be a people unto you forever: and you, LORD, have become their God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You have established your people Israel for yourself as a people forever, and you, O Yahweh, have become their God.

Modern King James verseion

For You have confirmed to Yourself Your people Israel to be a people to You forever. And You, Jehovah, have become their God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And thou hast ordained thy people Israel to be thy people forever. And thou, LORD, art their God.

NET Bible

You made Israel your very own people for all time. You, O Lord, became their God.

New Heart English Bible

You established for yourself your people Israel to be a people to you forever; and you, LORD, became their God.

The Emphasized Bible

and hast established for thyself thy people Israel - for thyself as a people, unto times age-abiding, - thou thyself, also, O Yahweh, becoming their God.

Webster

For thou hast confirmed to thyself thy people Israel to be a people to thee for ever: and thou, LORD, art become their God.

World English Bible

You established for yourself your people Israel to be a people to you forever; and you, Yahweh, became their God.

Youngs Literal Translation

Yea, Thou dost establish to Thee Thy people Israel, to Thee for a people unto the age, and Thou, Jehovah, hast been to them for God.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

to be a people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

עד 
`ad 
by, as long, hitherto, when, how long, as yet
Usage: 784

עלם עולם 
`owlam 
Usage: 438

and thou, Lord

Usage: 0

References

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Context Readings

David Responds To Yahweh's Covenant

23 And what other nation in the earth, like your people Israel, did a god go out to take for himself, to be his people, and to make a name for himself, and to do great and strange things for them, driving out a nation and its gods from before his people? 24 But you took and made strong for yourself your people Israel, to be your people for ever; and you, Lord, became their God. 25 And now, O Lord God, may the word which you have said about your servant and about his family, be made certain for ever, and may you do as you have said!



Cross References

Deuteronomy 26:18

And the Lord has made it clear this day that you are a special people to him, as he gave you his word; and that you are to keep all his orders;

Genesis 17:7

And I will make between me and you and your seed after you through all generations, an eternal agreement to be a God to you and to your seed after you.

Genesis 17:7

And I will make between me and you and your seed after you through all generations, an eternal agreement to be a God to you and to your seed after you.

Exodus 6:7

And I will take you to be my people and I will be your God; and you will be certain that I am the Lord your God, who takes you out from under the yoke of the Egyptians.

Exodus 15:2

The Lord is my strength and my strong helper, he has become my salvation: he is my God and I will give him praise; my father's God and I will give him glory.

Deuteronomy 27:9

Then Moses and the priests, the Levites, said to all Israel, Be quiet and give ear, O Israel; today you have become the people of the Lord your God.

2 Samuel 7:23

And what other nation in the earth, like your people Israel, did a god go out to take for himself, to be his people, and to make a name for himself, and to do great and strange things for them, driving out a nation and its gods from before his people?

1 Chronicles 17:22

For your people Israel you made yours for ever; and you, Lord, became their God.

Isaiah 12:2

See, God is my salvation; I will have faith in the Lord, without fear: for the Lord Jah is my strength and song; and he has become my salvation.

Jeremiah 31:1

At that time, says the Lord, I will be the God of all the families of Israel, and they will be my people.

Jeremiah 31:33

But this is the agreement which I will make with the people of Israel after those days, says the Lord; I will put my law in their inner parts, writing it in their hearts; and I will be their God, and they will be my people.

Jeremiah 32:38

And they will be my people, and I will be their God:

Hosea 1:10

But still the number of the children of Israel will be like the sand of the sea, which may not be measured or numbered; and in place of its being said to them, You are not my people, it will be said to them, You are the sons of the living God

Zechariah 13:9

And I will make the third part go through the fire, cleaning them as silver is made clean, and testing them as gold is tested: and they will make their prayer to me and I will give them an answer: I will say, It is my people; and they will say, The Lord is my God.

John 1:12

To all those who did so take him, however, he gave the right of becoming children of God--that is, to those who had faith in his name:

Romans 9:25-26

As he says in Hosea, They will be named my people who were not my people, and she will be loved who was not loved.

1 Peter 2:10

In the past you were not a people, but now you are the people of God; then there was no mercy for you, but now mercy has been given to you.

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