Parallel Verses

King James Version

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

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;

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;

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],

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 And they shall be upon thee for a sign and for a wonder, and upon thy seed for ever. 47 Because thou servedst not the LORD thy God with joyfulness, and with gladness of heart, for the abundance of all things; 48 Therefore shalt thou serve thine enemies which the LORD shall send against thee, in hunger, and in thirst, and in nakedness, and in want of all things: and he shall put a yoke of iron upon thy neck, until he have destroyed thee.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 12:7-12

And there ye shall eat before the LORD your God, and ye shall rejoice in all that ye put your hand unto, ye and your households, wherein the LORD thy God hath blessed thee.

Deuteronomy 16:11

And thou shalt rejoice before the LORD thy God, thou, and thy son, and thy daughter, and thy manservant, and thy maidservant, and the Levite that is within thy gates, and the stranger, and the fatherless, and the widow, that are among you, in the place which the LORD thy God hath chosen to place his name there.

Deuteronomy 32:13-15

He made him ride on the high places of the earth, that he might eat the increase of the fields; and he made him to suck honey out of the rock, and oil out of the flinty rock;

Nehemiah 9:35-37

For they have not served thee in their kingdom, and in thy great goodness that thou gavest them, and in the large and fat land which thou gavest before them, neither turned they from their wicked works.

1 Timothy 6:17-19

Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not highminded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who giveth us richly all things to enjoy;

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