Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Because he considered and turned away from all his transgressions which he had committed, he shall surely live; he shall not die.

King James Version

Because he considereth, and turneth away from all his transgressions that he hath committed, he shall surely live, he shall not die.

Holman Bible

He will certainly live because he thought it over and turned from all the transgressions he had committed; he will not die.

International Standard Version

Because he reconsidered his transgression and turned away from everything that he had been doing, he'll certainly live and not die.

A Conservative Version

Because he considers, and turns away from all his transgressions that he has committed, he shall surely live. He shall not die.

American Standard Version

Because he considereth, and turneth away from all his transgressions that he hath committed, he shall surely live, he shall not die.

Amplified

Because he considers and turns away from all his transgressions which he has committed, he shall surely live; he shall not die.

Bible in Basic English

Because he had fear and was turned away from all the wrong which he had done, life will certainly be his, death will not be his fate.

Darby Translation

Because he considereth, and turneth from all his transgressions which he hath committed, he shall certainly live, he shall not die.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Because he saw and left all his rebellions that he has committed, he shall surely live; he shall not die.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will see and turn back from all his transgressions which he did, living, he shall live; he shall not die.

King James 2000

Because he considers, and turns away from all his transgressions that he has committed, he shall surely live, he shall not die.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And if he sees and he returns from all of his transgressions that he did, surely he will live; he will not die!

Modern King James verseion

Because he looks carefully, and turns away from all his sins that he has committed, he shall surely live; he shall not die.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

because he feared and turned from all his wickedness which he did, he shall live and not die, saith the Lord almighty.

NET Bible

Because he considered and turned from all the sins he had done, he will surely live; he will not die.

New Heart English Bible

Because he considers, and turns away from all his transgressions that he has committed, he shall surely live, he shall not die.

The Emphasized Bible

When he considered, then he turned away from all his transgressions which he had committed, He shall surely live. He shall not die.

Webster

Because he considereth and turneth away from all his transgressions that he hath committed, he shall surely live, he shall not die.

World English Bible

Because he considers, and turns away from all his transgressions that he has committed, he shall surely live, he shall not die.

Youngs Literal Translation

And he seeth and turneth back, From all his transgressions that he hath done, He doth surely live, he doth not die,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

פּשׁע 
Pesha` 
Usage: 93

חיה 
Chayah 
Usage: 264

חיה 
Chayah 
Usage: 264

Context Readings

God's Just Treatment Of Individuals, Both Righteous And Wicked

27 "Again, when a wicked man turns away from his wickedness which he has committed and practices justice and righteousness, he will save his life. 28 "Because he considered and turned away from all his transgressions which he had committed, he shall surely live; he shall not die. 29 "But the house of Israel says, 'The way of the Lord is not right.' Are My ways not right, O house of Israel? Is it not your ways that are not right?


Cross References

Deuteronomy 32:29

"Would that they were wise, that they understood this, That they would discern their future!

1 Samuel 7:3-4

Then Samuel spoke to all the house of Israel, saying, "If you return to the LORD with all your heart, remove the foreign gods and the Ashtaroth from among you and direct your hearts to the LORD and serve Him alone; and He will deliver you from the hand of the Philistines."

Psalm 119:1

How blessed are those whose way is blameless, Who walk in the law of the LORD.

Psalm 119:6

Then I shall not be ashamed When I look upon all Your commandments.

Psalm 119:59

I considered my ways And turned my feet to Your testimonies.

Jeremiah 31:18-20

"I have surely heard Ephraim grieving, 'You have chastised me, and I was chastised, Like an untrained calf; Bring me back that I may be restored, For You are the LORD my God.

Ezekiel 12:3

"Therefore, son of man, prepare for yourself baggage for exile and go into exile by day in their sight; even go into exile from your place to another place in their sight. Perhaps they will understand though they are a rebellious house.

Ezekiel 18:14

"Now behold, he has a son who has observed all his father's sins which he committed, and observing does not do likewise.

Ezekiel 18:21

"But if the wicked man turns from all his sins which he has committed and observes all My statutes and practices justice and righteousness, he shall surely live; he shall not die.

Ezekiel 18:31

"Cast away from you all your transgressions which you have committed and make yourselves a new heart and a new spirit! For why will you die, O house of Israel?

Ezekiel 33:12

"And you, son of man, say to your fellow citizens, 'The righteousness of a righteous man will not deliver him in the day of his transgression, and as for the wickedness of the wicked, he will not stumble because of it in the day when he turns from his wickedness; whereas a righteous man will not be able to live by his righteousness on the day when he commits sin.'

Luke 15:17-18

"But when he came to his senses, he said, 'How many of my father's hired men have more than enough bread, but I am dying here with hunger!

Colossians 3:5-9

Therefore consider the members of your earthly body as dead to immorality, impurity, passion, evil desire, and greed, which amounts to idolatry.

Titus 2:14

who gave Himself for us to redeem us from every lawless deed, and to purify for Himself a people for His own possession, zealous for good deeds.

James 2:10-12

For whoever keeps the whole law and yet stumbles in one point, he has become guilty of all.



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