Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

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

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.

A Conservative Version

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

American Standard Version

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

Amplified

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

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 [And] the farmer who works hard should be the first one to receive a share of the crops. 7 Consider what I am saying, for the Lord will help you to understand everything. 8 [In the face of trouble] remember Jesus Christ, a descendant of King David, who was raised from the dead according to my Gospel,


Cross References

Luke 9:44

"Pay close attention to what I am saying, for the Son of man will be handed over to [evil] men."

Luke 21:15

for I will give you a mouth [i.e., the ability to speak properly] and wisdom [i.e., the knowledge of what to say], which none of your opponents will be able to resist or speak against.

Luke 24:45

Then He opened their minds [miraculously ?] so they would understand the Scriptures.

John 14:26

But the Helper, that is, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name [i.e., by my authority] will teach you everything. And He will remind you of everything that I [have] said to you.

John 16:13

However, when the Holy Spirit of truth comes, He will lead you [apostles] into all the truth. For He will not speak on His own authority, but will speak [only] what He hears [from the Father]. And He will tell you about the things that are to come.

Acts 7:10

and rescued him from all his troubles and granted him favor and wisdom in the sight of Pharaoh, king of Egypt, who made him a governor over Egypt and his [i.e., the king's] household.

1 Corinthians 12:8

For one person is given the [supernatural] message of wisdom through the Holy Spirit; another person is given the [supernatural] message of knowledge by means of the same Holy Spirit.

Ephesians 1:17-18

that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, will give you a spirit [i.e., a disposition] of wisdom and revelation [or, "give you the spiritual gifts of wisdom and revelation"], so you can have full knowledge of God.

Philippians 4:8

Finally, brothers, give [careful] thought to these things: Whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovable, whatever is commendable. If it is excellent; if it is praiseworthy; [think about it].

Colossians 1:9

So, this is why, since the day we heard about these things, we do not stop praying for you and requesting that you people be filled [by God] with the knowledge of what He wants [for your lives], and with spiritual wisdom and understanding.

1 Timothy 4:15

Be attentive to these things [i.e., all of the foregoing]; be involved in [practicing] them, so that your progress [in the ministry] will be evident to everyone.

Hebrews 3:1

Therefore, holy brothers [and sisters], who have been called [by God] to share in heaven, think about Jesus, the Apostle and Head Priest, whom we have confessed [as Savior].

Hebrews 7:4

Now consider how great this man was, to whom the patriarch Abraham gave a tenth of what he had taken [in battle].

Hebrews 12:3

Now think about how Jesus endured such opposition against Himself from sinners, so that you do not grow weary and become discouraged [yourself].

Hebrews 13:7

Remember your leaders who told you God's message. [Note: This probably refers to former preachers who had since died]. Consider the outcome of the way they lived and imitate their faith.

James 1:5

But if any one of you lacks wisdom, he should pray to God, who gives to everyone generously and does not begrudge [the person who asks], and it will be given to him.

James 3:15

This "wisdom" is not the kind that comes from [God] above, but is earthly, unspiritual and demonic [i.e., it is motivated by an evil spirit and not the Holy Spirit].

James 3:17

But the [true] wisdom, which is from [God] above, is first of all pure, then peace-loving, patient and easily persuaded. [It is] full of mercy and produces a crop of good deeds; [it is] impartial [or, unwavering] and sincere.

1 John 5:20

And [in addition], we know that the Son of God has come [in a physical body, See 4:2] and has given us understanding, so that we can know the True One [i.e., God], and that we are in [fellowship with] the True One, even His Son Jesus Christ. This Son is the true God and eternal life.

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