Parallel Verses

Amplified

Because you did not serve the Lord your God with joyfulness of [mind and] heart [in gratitude] for the abundance of all [with which He had blessed you],

New American Standard Bible

"Because you did not serve the LORD your God with joy and a glad heart, for the abundance of all things;

King James Version

Because thou servedst not the LORD thy God with joyfulness, and with gladness of heart, for the abundance of all things;

Holman Bible

Because you didn’t serve the Lord your God with joy and a cheerful heart, even though you had an abundance of everything,

International Standard Version

"Because you didn't serve the LORD your God joyfully and wholeheartedly, despite the abundance of everything you have,

A Conservative Version

Because thou served not LORD thy God with joyfulness, and with gladness of heart, by reason of the abundance of all things,

American Standard Version

Because thou servedst not Jehovah thy God with joyfulness, and with gladness of heart, by reason of the abundance of all things;

Bible in Basic English

Because you did not give honour to the Lord your God, worshipping him gladly, with joy in your hearts on account of all your wealth of good things;

Darby Translation

Because thou servedst not Jehovah thy God with joyfulness, and with gladness of heart, for the abundance of everything,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Because thou didst not serve the LORD thy God with joyfulness and with gladness of heart, for the abundance of all things;

Julia Smith Translation

Because that thou servedst not Jehovah thy God injoy and in a good heart for the multitude of all things.

King James 2000

Because you served not the LORD your God with joyfulness, and with gladness of heart, for the abundance of all things;

Lexham Expanded Bible

"{Because} [of the fact] that you did not serve Yahweh your God with joy and with gladness of heart for the abundance of everything,

Modern King James verseion

Because you did not serve Jehovah your God with joyfulness and with gladness of heart for the abundance of all things;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And because thou servedest not the LORD thy God with joyfulness and with a good heart for the abundance of all things,

NET Bible

"Because you have not served the Lord your God joyfully and wholeheartedly with the abundance of everything you have,

New Heart English Bible

Because you did not serve the LORD your God with joyfulness, and with gladness of heart, by reason of the abundance of all things;

The Emphasized Bible

Because thou servedst not Yahweh thy God, with rejoicing, and with gladness of heart, for abundance of all things,

Webster

Because thou didst not serve the LORD thy God with joyfulness and with gladness of heart, for the abundance of all things:

World English Bible

Because you didn't serve Yahweh your God with joyfulness, and with gladness of heart, by reason of the abundance of all things;

Youngs Literal Translation

Because that thou hast not served Jehovah thy God with joy, and with gladness of heart, because of the abundance of all things --

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עבד 
`abad 
Usage: 288

not the Lord

Usage: 0

אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

with joyfulness
שׂמחה 
Simchah 
Usage: 93

and with gladness
טוּב 
Tuwb 
Usage: 32

of heart
לבב 
Lebab 
Usage: 251

References

Prayers for Deuteronomy 28:47

Context Readings

Blessings And Curses

46 They shall be upon you for a sign [of warning to other nations] and for a wonder, and upon your descendants forever. 47 Because you did not serve the Lord your God with joyfulness of [mind and] heart [in gratitude] for the abundance of all [with which He had blessed you], 48 Therefore you shall serve your enemies whom the Lord shall send against you, in hunger and thirst, in nakedness and in want of all things; and He will put a yoke of iron upon your neck until He has destroyed you.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 12:7-12

And there you shall eat before the Lord your God, and you shall rejoice in all to which you put your hand, you and your households, in which the Lord your God has blessed you.

Deuteronomy 16:11

And you shall rejoice before the Lord your God, you and your son and daughter, your manservant and maidservant, and the Levite who is within your towns, the stranger or temporary resident, the fatherless, and the widow who are among you, at the place in which the Lord your God chooses to make His Name [and His Presence] dwell.

Deuteronomy 32:13-15

He made Israel ride on the high places of the earth, and he ate the increase of the field; and He made him suck honey out of the rock and oil out of the flinty rock,

Nehemiah 9:35-37

They did not serve You in their kingdom, and in Your great goodness that You gave them and in the large and rich land You set before them, nor did they turn from their wicked works.

1 Timothy 6:17-19

As for the rich in this world, charge them not to be proud and arrogant and contemptuous of others, nor to set their hopes on uncertain riches, but on God, Who richly and ceaselessly provides us with everything for [our] enjoyment.

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