Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"You may say in your heart, 'How will we know the word which the LORD has not spoken?'

King James Version

And if thou say in thine heart, How shall we know the word which the LORD hath not spoken?

Holman Bible

You may say to yourself, 'How can we recognize a message the Lord has not spoken?'

International Standard Version

Now you may ask yourselves, "How will we be able to discern that the LORD has not spoken?'

A Conservative Version

And if thou say in thy heart, How shall we know the word which LORD has not spoken?

American Standard Version

And if thou say in thy heart, How shall we know the word which Jehovah hath not spoken?

Amplified

And if you say in your [minds and] hearts, How shall we know which words the Lord has not spoken?

Bible in Basic English

And if you say in your hearts, How are we to be certain that the word does not come from the Lord?

Darby Translation

And if thou say in thy heart, How shall we know the word that Jehovah hath not spoken?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And if thou say in thine heart, How shall we know the word which the LORD has not spoken?

Julia Smith Translation

And when thou shalt say in thy heart, How shall we know the word which Jehovah spake not?

King James 2000

And if you say in your heart, How shall we know the word which the LORD has not spoken?

Lexham Expanded Bible

And if you say {to yourself}, 'How can we know the word that Yahweh has not spoken to him?'

Modern King James verseion

And if you say in your heart, How shall we know the word which Jehovah has not spoken?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And if thou say in thine heart, 'How shall I know that which the LORD hath not spoken?'

NET Bible

Now if you say to yourselves, 'How can we tell that a message is not from the Lord?' --

New Heart English Bible

If you say in your heart, "How shall we know the word which the LORD has not spoken?"

The Emphasized Bible

And, when thou shalt say in thy heart, - In what manner shall we know the word which Yahweh hath not spoken!?,

Webster

And if thou shalt say in thy heart, How shall we know the word which the LORD hath not spoken?

World English Bible

If you say in your heart, "How shall we know the word which Yahweh has not spoken?"

Youngs Literal Translation

And when thou sayest in thy heart, How do we know the word which Jehovah hath not spoken? --

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And if thou say

Usage: 0

לבב 
Lebab 
Usage: 251

the word
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

which the Lord

Usage: 0

References

Context Readings

A New Prophet Like Moses

20 'But the prophet who speaks a word presumptuously in My name which I have not commanded him to speak, or which he speaks in the name of other gods, that prophet shall die.' 21 "You may say in your heart, 'How will we know the word which the LORD has not spoken?' 22 "When a prophet speaks in the name of the LORD, if the thing does not come about or come true, that is the thing which the LORD has not spoken The prophet has spoken it presumptuously; you shall not be afraid of him.



Cross References

1 Thessalonians 5:24

Faithful is He who calls you, and He also will bring it to pass.

1 John 4:1-3

Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, because many false prophets have gone out into the world.

Revelation 2:2

'I know your deeds and your toil and perseverance, and that you cannot tolerate evil men, and you put to the test those who call themselves apostles, and they are not, and you found them to be false;

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