Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And now, Lord Jehovah, thou art the God, and thy words must be true: for thou hast told this goodness unto thy servant.

New American Standard Bible

"Now, O Lord GOD, You are God, and Your words are truth, and You have promised this good thing to Your servant.

King James Version

And now, O Lord GOD, thou art that God, and thy words be true, and thou hast promised this goodness unto thy servant:

Holman Bible

Lord God, You are God; Your words are true, and You have promised this grace to Your servant.

International Standard Version

"Now therefore, Lord GOD, you are God, and your words are true, and you have spoken to your servant these good things.

A Conservative Version

And now, O lord LORD, thou are God, and thy words are truth, and thou have promised this good thing to thy servant.

American Standard Version

And now, O Lord Jehovah, thou art God, and thy words are truth, and thou hast promised this good thing unto thy servant:

Amplified

And now, O Lord God, You are God, and Your words are truth, and You have promised this good thing to Your servant.

Bible in Basic English

And now, O Lord God, you are God and your words are true and you have said you will give your servant this good thing;

Darby Translation

And now, Lord Jehovah, thou art that God, and thy words are true, and thou hast promised this goodness unto thy servant;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And now, O Lord GOD, thou art God, and thy words shall be firm, and thou hast spoken this goodness unto thy slave.

Julia Smith Translation

And now, Lord Jehovah, thou that God, and thy words shall be true, and thou wilt speak to thy servant this goodness.

King James 2000

And now, O Lord GOD, you are that God, and your words are true, and you have promised this goodness unto your servant:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now, my Lord Yahweh, you alone [are] God, and your words [are] true. You have promised this good to your servant.

Modern King James verseion

And now, O Lord Jehovah, You are that God, and Your Words are true, and You have promised this goodness to Your servant.

NET Bible

Now, O sovereign Lord, you are the true God! May your words prove to be true! You have made this good promise to your servant!

New Heart English Bible

"Now, O Lord GOD, you are God, and your words are truth, and you have promised this good thing to your servant.

The Emphasized Bible

Now, therefore, O My Lord, Yahweh, thou, art God, and, thy words, shall prove true, - therefore hast thou spoken unto thy servant this goodness.

Webster

And now, O Lord GOD, thou art that God, and thy words are true, and thou hast promised this goodness to thy servant:

World English Bible

"Now, O Lord Yahweh, you are God, and your words are truth, and you have promised this good thing to your servant.

Youngs Literal Translation

And now, Lord Jehovah, Thou art God Himself, and Thy words are truth, and Thou speakest unto Thy servant this goodness,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And now, O Lord
אדני 
'Adonay 
Usage: 438

God
יהוה 
Y@hovih 
Usage: 302

thou art that God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

and thy words
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

and thou hast promised
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

References

Easton

Hastings

Morish

Images 2 Samuel 7:28

Prayers for 2 Samuel 7:28

Context Readings

David Responds To Yahweh's Covenant

27 For thou, LORD of Hosts, God of Israel, hast told in the ear of thy servant, saying, "I will build thee a house. And therefore hath thy servant found in his heart to pray this prayer unto thee. 28 And now, Lord Jehovah, thou art the God, and thy words must be true: for thou hast told this goodness unto thy servant. 29 And now go to and bless the household of thy servant, that it may continue forever before thee. For thou, Lord Jehovah, hast said that of thy blessing the house of thy servant shall be blessed forever."



Cross References

John 17:17

"Sanctify them with thy truth. Thy saying is truth.

Exodus 34:6

And when the LORD walked before him, he cried, "LORD, LORD God full of compassion and mercy, which art not lightly angry but abundant in mercy and truth,

Numbers 23:19

The Lord God is not a man, that he can lie; neither the son of a man, that he can repent! Should he say, and not do? Or should he speak, and not make it good?

Titus 1:2

which is after godliness upon the hope of eternal life; which life God, that cannot lie, hath promised before the world began:

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