Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

Consider what I say, for may the Lord give thee understanding in all things.

New American Standard Bible

Consider what I say, for the Lord will give you understanding in everything.

King James Version

Consider what I say; and the Lord give thee understanding in all things.

Holman Bible

Consider what I say, for the Lord will give you understanding in everything.

International Standard Version

Think about what I am saying. The Lord will help you to understand all these things.

American Standard Version

Consider what I say; for the Lord shall give thee understanding in all things.

Amplified

Think over these things I am saying [understand them and grasp their application], for the Lord will grant you full insight and understanding in everything.

An Understandable Version

Consider what I am saying, for the Lord will help you to understand everything.

Anderson New Testament

Consider what I say, for I pray that the Lord may give you understanding in all things.

Bible in Basic English

Give thought to what I say; for the Lord will give you wisdom in all things.

Common New Testament

Consider what I say, for the Lord will give you understanding in everything.

Daniel Mace New Testament

consider what I say, and the Lord will give you understanding in all things.

Darby Translation

Think of what I say, for the Lord will give thee understanding in all things.

Godbey New Testament

Know what I say; for the Lord will give you understanding in all things.

Goodspeed New Testament

Think over what I say. For the Lord will help you to understand it perfectly.

John Wesley New Testament

Consider what I say, and the Lord give thee understanding in all things.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Understand what I say, that the Lord shall give thee understanding in all things.

Julia Smith Translation

Observe what I say; for may the Lord give to thee understanding in all things.

King James 2000

Consider what I say; and the Lord give you understanding in all things.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Consider what I am saying, for the Lord will grant you understanding in all [these things].

Modern King James verseion

Consider what I say, and the Lord will give you understanding in all things.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Consider what I say. The Lord give thee understanding in all things.

Moffatt New Testament

Think what I mean! The Lord will help you to understand perfectly.

Montgomery New Testament

Reflect on what I am telling you. The Lord will give you understanding in everything.

NET Bible

Think about what I am saying and the Lord will give you understanding of all this.

New Heart English Bible

Consider what I say, for the Lord will give you understanding in all things.

Noyes New Testament

Understand what I say; for the Lord will give thee apprehension in all things.

Sawyer New Testament

Consider what I say; for the Lord shall give you understanding in all things.

The Emphasized Bible

Think, as to what I am speaking; for the Lord will give thee discernment in all things.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Consider what I say; and the Lord give thee understanding in all things.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Reflect upon what I say; the Lord will always help you to understand.

Webster

Consider what I say; and the Lord give thee understanding in all things.

Weymouth New Testament

Mark well what I am saying: the Lord will give you discernment in everything.

Williams New Testament

Keep on thinking about what I am saying, for the Lord will grant you understanding of it in all its phases.

World English Bible

Consider what I say, and may the Lord give you understanding in all things.

Worrell New Testament

Consider what I am saying; for the Lord will give you discernment in all things.

Worsley New Testament

Consider what I say, and the Lord give thee understanding in all things.

Youngs Literal Translation

be considering what things I say, for the Lord give to thee understanding in all things.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
νοιέω 
Noeo 
Usage: 6

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

I say
λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

and
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

the Lord
κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

δίδωμι 
Didomi 
Usage: 254

σοί 
Soi 
thee, thou, thy, thine own, not tr
Usage: 113

σύνεσις 
sunesis 
Usage: 7

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

References

Fausets

Context Readings

Exhortation To Be Strong In Grace

6 The farmer who labors must be the first to partake of the fruits. 7 Consider what I say, for may the Lord give thee understanding in all things. 8 Remember Jesus Christ, raised from the dead, of the seed of David, according to my good-news,


Cross References

Genesis 41:38-39

And Pharaoh said to his servants, Can we find such a one as this, a man in whom is the spirit of God?

Exodus 36:1-2

And Bezalel and Oholiab shall work, and every wise-hearted man, in whom LORD has put wisdom and understanding to know how to work all the work for the service of the sanctuary, according to all that LORD has commanded.

Numbers 27:16-17

Let LORD, the God of the spirits of all flesh, appoint a man over the congregation,

Deuteronomy 4:39

Know therefore this day, and lay it to thy heart, that LORD he is God in heaven above and upon the earth beneath. There is none else.

Deuteronomy 32:29

Oh that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end!

1 Chronicles 22:12

Only LORD give thee discretion and understanding, and give thee charge concerning Israel, so that thou may keep the law of LORD thy God.

1 Chronicles 29:19

And give to Solomon my son a perfect heart, to keep thy commandments, thy testimonies, and thy statutes, and to do all these things, and to build the palace [for thee], for which I have made provision.

2 Chronicles 1:8-12

And Solomon said to God, Thou have shown great loving kindness to David my father, and have made me king in his stead.

Psalm 64:9

And all men shall fear. And they shall declare the work of God, and shall wisely consider of his doing.

Psalm 119:73

Thy hands have made me and fashioned me. Give me understanding that I may learn thy commandments.

Psalm 119:125

I am thy servant. Give me understanding, that I may know thy testimonies.

Psalm 119:144

Thy testimonies are righteous forever. Give me understanding, and I shall live.

Psalm 143:8-9

Cause me to hear thy loving kindness in the morning, for in thee do I trust. Cause me to know the way in which I should walk, for I lift up my soul to thee.

Proverbs 2:3-6

yea, if thou cry after discernment, and lift up thy voice for understanding,

Proverbs 24:32

Then I beheld, and considered well. I saw, and received instruction:

Isaiah 1:3

The ox knows his owner, and the donkey his master's crib, [but] Israel does not know; my people does not consider.

Isaiah 5:12

And the harp and the lute, the tambourine and the pipe, and wine, are [in] their feasts, but they do not regard the work of LORD, nor have they considered the operation of his hands.

Isaiah 28:26

For his God instructs him aright, [and] teaches him.

Daniel 1:17

Now as for these four youths, God gave them knowledge and skill in all learning and wisdom. And Daniel had understanding in all visions and dreams.

Luke 9:44

Place ye these sayings into your ears, for the Son of man is going to be delivered up into the hands of men.

Luke 21:15

For I will give you a mouth and wisdom that all those who oppose you will not be able to contradict or to resist.

Luke 24:45

Then he opened their mind to understand the scriptures.

John 14:26

But the helper, the Holy Spirit that the Father will send in my name, he will teach you all things, and will remind you of all that I said to you.

John 16:13

However when he, the Spirit of truth, comes, he will guide you into all the truth. For he will not speak from himself, but as many things as he may hear, he will speak. And he will report to you the things that are coming.

Acts 7:10

and delivered him out of all his afflictions, and gave him favor and wisdom before Pharaoh king of Egypt. And he appointed him governor over Egypt and his entire house.

1 Corinthians 12:8

For to one, the word of wisdom is given through the Spirit, and to another, the word of knowledge according to the same Spirit,

Ephesians 1:17-18

So that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give you a spirit of wisdom and revelation in knowledge of him,

Philippians 4:8

Finally brothers, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honorable, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are commendable, if anything is a virtue, and if

Colossians 1:9

Because of this we also, from the day that we heard, cease not praying for you and making request that ye may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all wisdom and spiritual understanding.

1 Timothy 4:15

Think on these things--exist within these things--so that thy progress may be visible among all.

Hebrews 3:1

Because of which, holy brothers, companions of a heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and High Priest of our affirmation, Jesus Christ,

Hebrews 7:4

And notice how great this man was, to whom also the patriarch Abraham gave a tenth out of the best spoils.

Hebrews 12:3

For consider the man who endured such hostility against him by sinners, so that ye may not be weary in your souls, being disheartened.

Hebrews 13:7

Remember those who lead you, men who spoke the word of God to you, of whom, carefully observing the outcome of their conduct, imitate the faith--

James 1:5

And if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask from God who gives to all generously and not reproaching, and it will be given to him.

James 3:15

This wisdom is not descending from above, but is earthly, world-soul, demonic.

James 3:17

But the wisdom from above is indeed first pure, then peaceful, meek, easily entreated, full of mercy and good fruits, impartial and non-hypocritical.

1 John 5:20

And we know that the Son of God comes, and has given us understanding, so that we may know the true. And we are in the true, in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the TRUE God, and the eternal life.

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