Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

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!

New American Standard Bible

Now therefore, O Lord God, the word that You have spoken concerning Your servant and his house, confirm it forever, and do as You have spoken,

King James Version

And now, O LORD God, the word that thou hast spoken concerning thy servant, and concerning his house, establish it for ever, and do as thou hast said.

Holman Bible

Now, Lord God, fulfill the promise forever that You have made to Your servant and his house. Do as You have promised,

International Standard Version

"And now, LORD God, let what you have spoken concerning your servant and his household be done and let it be done just as you've promised.

A Conservative Version

And now, O LORD God, the word that thou have spoken concerning thy servant, and concerning his house, confirm it forever, and do as thou have spoken.

American Standard Version

And now, O Jehovah God, the word that thou hast spoken concerning thy servant, and concerning his house, confirm thou it for ever, and do as thou hast spoken.

Amplified

Now, O Lord God, confirm forever the word [of the covenant] that You have spoken in regard to Your servant and his house (royal dynasty); and do just as You have spoken,

Darby Translation

And now, Jehovah Elohim, the word that thou hast spoken concerning thy servant and concerning his house, fulfil it for ever, and do as thou hast said.

Julia Smith Translation

And now, Jehovah God the word that thou spakest concerning thy servant, and concerning his house, set up even to forever, and do as thou spakest

King James 2000

And now, O LORD God, the word that you have spoken concerning your servant, and concerning his house, establish it forever, and do as you have said.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So then, Yahweh God, the word that you have spoken concerning your servant and concerning his house, confirm it forever, and do just as you have promised.

Modern King James verseion

And now, O Jehovah God, the word that You have spoken concerning Your servant, and concerning his house: establish it forever, and do as You have said.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And now, LORD God, the thing thou hast said of thy servant and of his house: make it good forever and do as thou hast said.

NET Bible

So now, O Lord God, make this promise you have made about your servant and his family a permanent reality. Do as you promised,

New Heart English Bible

Now, LORD God, the word that you have spoken concerning your servant, and concerning his house, confirm it forever, and do as you have spoken.

The Emphasized Bible

Now, therefore, O Yahweh Elohim, the word which thou hast spoken concerning thy servant, and concerning his house, confirm thou, unto times age-abiding, - and do, as thou hast spoken:

Webster

And now, O LORD God, the word that thou hast spoken concerning thy servant, and concerning his house, establish it for ever, and do as thou hast said.

World English Bible

Now, Yahweh God, the word that you have spoken concerning your servant, and concerning his house, confirm it forever, and do as you have spoken.

Youngs Literal Translation

'And now, Jehovah God, the word which Thou hast spoken concerning Thy servant, and concerning his house, establish unto the age, and do as Thou hast spoken;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And now, O Lord

Usage: 0

God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

the word
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

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

עלם עולם 
`owlam 
Usage: 438

and do

Usage: 0

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

David Responds To Yahweh's Covenant

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! 26 And let your name be made great for ever, and let men say, The Lord of armies is God over Israel: and let the family of David your servant be made strong before you!



Cross References

Genesis 32:12

And you said, Truly, I will be good to you, and make your seed like the sand of the sea which may not be numbered.

Psalm 119:49

Keep in mind your word to your servant, for on it has my hope been fixed.

Jeremiah 11:4-5

To the order which I gave your fathers on the day when I took them out of the land of Egypt, out of the oven of iron, saying, Give ear to my voice, and do all the orders I have given you: so you will be my people, and I will be your God:

Ezekiel 36:37

This is what the Lord has said: The children of Israel will again make prayer to me for this, that I may do it for them; I will make them increased with men like a flock.

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