Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"But, indeed, for this reason I have allowed you to remain, in order to show you My power and in order to proclaim My name through all the earth.

King James Version

And in very deed for this cause have I raised thee up, for to shew in thee my power; and that my name may be declared throughout all the earth.

Holman Bible

However, I have let you live for this purpose: to show you My power and to make My name known in all the earth.

International Standard Version

However, I've kept you standing in order to show you my power and to declare my name in all the earth.

A Conservative Version

But indeed for this cause I have raised thee up, to display in thee my power, and that my name may be proclaimed in all the earth.

American Standard Version

but in very deed for this cause have I made thee to stand, to show thee my power, and that my name may be declared throughout all the earth.

Amplified

But for this very purpose have I let you live, that I might show you My power, and that My name may be declared throughout all the earth.

Bible in Basic English

But, for this very reason, I have kept you from destruction, to make clear to you my power, and so that my name may be honoured through all the earth.

Darby Translation

And for this very cause have I raised thee up, to shew thee my power; and that my name may be declared in all the earth.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For in truth I have placed thee to declare my power in thee, and that my name may be declared throughout all the earth.

Julia Smith Translation

And yet for this I raised thee up in order to cause thee to see my strength; and for the sake of declaring my name in all the earth.

King James 2000

And indeed for this very cause have I raised you up, to show in you my power; and that my name may be declared throughout all the earth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But for the sake of this I have caused you to stand--for the sake of showing you my strength and in order to proclaim my name in all the earth.

Modern King James verseion

And for this I have made you stand, to make you see My power, to declare My name in all the land.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Yet in very deed for this cause have I stirred thee up, for to show my power in thee, and to declare my name throughout all the world.

NET Bible

But for this purpose I have caused you to stand: to show you my strength, and so that my name may be declared in all the earth.

New Heart English Bible

but indeed for this cause I have made you stand: to show you my power, and that my name may be declared throughout all the earth;

The Emphasized Bible

but, in very deed for this purpose, have I let thee remain, for the purpose of showing thee my might, - and that my name may be celebrated in all the earth.

Webster

And in very deed for this cause have I raised thee up, to show in thee my power; and that my name may be declared throughout all the earth.

World English Bible

but indeed for this cause I have made you stand: to show you my power, and that my name may be declared throughout all the earth;

Youngs Literal Translation

'And yet for this I have caused thee to stand, so as to show thee My power, and for the sake of declaring My Name in all the earth;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And in very
אוּלם 
'uwlam 
Usage: 18

עבר עבוּר 
`abuwr 
sake, that, because of, to, to the intent that
Usage: 49

for to shew
ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

in thee my power
כּוח כּח 
Koach 
Usage: 126

and that my name
שׁם 
Shem 
Usage: 865

References

Context Readings

Plague Seven: Hail

15 "For if by now I had put forth My hand and struck you and your people with pestilence, you would then have been cut off from the earth. 16 "But, indeed, for this reason I have allowed you to remain, in order to show you My power and in order to proclaim My name through all the earth. 17 "Still you exalt yourself against My people by not letting them go.


Cross References

Romans 9:17

For the Scripture says to Pharaoh, "FOR THIS VERY PURPOSE I RAISED YOU UP, TO DEMONSTRATE MY POWER IN YOU, AND THAT MY NAME MIGHT BE PROCLAIMED THROUGHOUT THE WHOLE EARTH."

Proverbs 16:4

The LORD has made everything for its own purpose, Even the wicked for the day of evil.

Psalm 83:17-18

Let them be ashamed and dismayed forever, And let them be humiliated and perish,

Exodus 14:17

"As for Me, behold, I will harden the hearts of the Egyptians so that they will go in after them; and I will be honored through Pharaoh and all his army, through his chariots and his horsemen.

Exodus 14:4

"Thus I will harden Pharaoh's heart, and he will chase after them; and I will be honored through Pharaoh and all his army, and the Egyptians will know that I am the LORD." And they did so.

Exodus 15:11-16

"Who is like You among the gods, O LORD? Who is like You, majestic in holiness, Awesome in praises, working wonders?

Exodus 18:11

"Now I know that the LORD is greater than all the gods; indeed, it was proven when they dealt proudly against the people."

Joshua 2:10-11

"For we have heard how the LORD dried up the water of the Red Sea before you when you came out of Egypt, and what you did to the two kings of the Amorites who were beyond the Jordan, to Sihon and Og, whom you utterly destroyed.

1 Samuel 4:8

"Woe to us! Who shall deliver us from the hand of these mighty gods? These are the gods who smote the Egyptians with all kinds of plagues in the wilderness.

1 Chronicles 16:24

Tell of His glory among the nations, His wonderful deeds among all the peoples.

Psalm 64:9

Then all men will fear, And they will declare the work of God, And will consider what He has done.

Psalm 136:10-15

To Him who smote the Egyptians in their firstborn, For His lovingkindness is everlasting,

Isaiah 63:12-14

Who caused His glorious arm to go at the right hand of Moses, Who divided the waters before them to make for Himself an everlasting name,

Malachi 1:11

"For from the rising of the sun even to its setting, My name will be great among the nations, and in every place incense is going to be offered to My name, and a grain offering that is pure; for My name will be great among the nations," says the LORD of hosts.

Malachi 1:14

"But cursed be the swindler who has a male in his flock and vows it, but sacrifices a blemished animal to the Lord, for I am a great King," says the LORD of hosts, "and My name is feared among the nations."

Romans 9:22

What if God, although willing to demonstrate His wrath and to make His power known, endured with much patience vessels of wrath prepared for destruction?

1 Peter 2:8

and, "A STONE OF STUMBLING AND A ROCK OF OFFENSE"; for they stumble because they are disobedient to the word, and to this doom they were also appointed.

1 Peter 2:19

For this finds favor, if for the sake of conscience toward God a person bears up under sorrows when suffering unjustly.

Jude 1:4

For certain persons have crept in unnoticed, those who were long beforehand marked out for this condemnation, ungodly persons who turn the grace of our God into licentiousness and deny our only Master and Lord, Jesus Christ.

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