Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Even then, I looked on them with compassion and didn't completely destroy them in the wilderness.

New American Standard Bible

"Yet My eye spared them rather than destroying them, and I did not cause their annihilation in the wilderness.

King James Version

Nevertheless mine eye spared them from destroying them, neither did I make an end of them in the wilderness.

Holman Bible

But I spared them from destruction and did not bring them to an end in the wilderness.

A Conservative Version

Nevertheless my eye spared them, and I did not destroyed them, nor did I make a full end of them in the wilderness.

American Standard Version

Nevertheless mine eye spared them, and I destroyed them not, neither did I make a full end of them in the wilderness.

Amplified

Yet My eye pitied them instead of destroying them, and I did not make a full end of them in the wilderness.

Bible in Basic English

But still my eye had pity on them and I kept them from destruction and did not put an end to them completely in the waste land.

Darby Translation

But mine eye spared them so as not to destroy them, neither did I make a full end of them in the wilderness.

Julia Smith Translation

And mine eye will spare for them from destroying them, and I made not a completion with them in the desert

King James 2000

Nevertheless my eye spared them from destroying them, neither did I make an end of them in the wilderness.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But my eye took pity on them by not destroying them, and {I did not completely destroy them} in the desert.

Modern King James verseion

But My eye spared them from destroying them, nor did I make an end of them in the wilderness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Nevertheless, mine eye spared them, so that I would not utterly slay them, and consume them in the wilderness.

NET Bible

Yet I had pity on them and did not destroy them, so I did not make an end of them in the wilderness.

New Heart English Bible

Nevertheless my eye spared them, and I didn't destroy them, neither did I make a full end of them in the wilderness.

The Emphasized Bible

Nevertheless mine eye threw a shield over them that they should not be destroyed; So I made not of them a full end in the desert.

Webster

Nevertheless my eye spared them from destroying them, neither did I make an end of them in the wilderness.

World English Bible

Nevertheless my eye spared them, and I didn't destroy them, neither did I make a full end of them in the wilderness.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Mine eye hath pity on them -- against destroying them, And I have not made of them an end in the wilderness.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חוּס 
Chuwc 
Usage: 24

an end
כּלה 
Kalah 
Usage: 20

Context Readings

God's Dealings With Israel For His Name's Sake

16 because they kept on rejecting my ordinances. They didn't live life consistent with my statutes, they profaned my Sabbaths, and their hearts followed their idols. 17 Even then, I looked on them with compassion and didn't completely destroy them in the wilderness. 18 I told their children in the wilderness, "You are not to follow the statutes of your ancestors, observe their ordinances, or be defiled by their idols.


Cross References

Ezekiel 11:13

While I was prophesying, Benaiah's son Pelatiah died, so I fell on my face and cried out with a loud voice. "Ah, Lord GOD," I said, "are you going to put an end to the survivors within Israel?"

Jeremiah 4:27

For this is what the LORD says: "The entire land will be devastated, but I won't completely destroy it.

Jeremiah 5:18

"Yet even in those days," declares the LORD, "I won't destroy you completely.

1 Samuel 24:10

Look, this very day you saw with your own eyes that the LORD gave you into my control in the cave, and one of my men told me to kill you, but I had pity on you and responded, "I won't lift my hand against his majesty because he's the LORD's anointed.'

Nehemiah 9:19

You, in your great compassion, did not abandon them in the wilderness. The pillar of cloud did not leave them in daylight, in order to provide light for them on the path they took. Nor did the pillar of fire abandon them at night, in order to provide light for them and lead them on the path they took.

Psalm 78:37-38

For their hearts weren't committed to him, and they weren't faithful to his covenant.

Ezekiel 7:2

"Son of Man, this is what Lord GOD says to the land of Israel: "It's over! All four corners of the land are out of time!

Ezekiel 8:18

I'm going to deal with them in rage and anger. I'll show neither pity nor compassion. They'll cry loudly directly in my ears, but I won't listen to them."

Ezekiel 9:10

So as for me, I'm not going to show pity, and I won't look in their direction with mercy. I'm repaying them for what they have done."

Nahum 1:8-9

But with an overwhelming deluge he will bring utter desolation to Nineveh, and his enemies he will pursue with darkness.

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