Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Now you have indeed gone away because you longed greatly for your father's house; but why did you steal my gods?"

King James Version

And now, though thou wouldest needs be gone, because thou sore longedst after thy father's house, yet wherefore hast thou stolen my gods?

Holman Bible

Now you have gone off because you long for your father-but why have you stolen my gods?"

International Standard Version

Now, you can go if you must go, because you certainly are longing to go to your father's house. But why did you steal my gods?"

A Conservative Version

And now, [though] thou have certainly gone, because thou have been very desirous for thy father's house, [yet] why have thou stolen my gods?

American Standard Version

And now, though thou wouldest needs be gone, because thou sore longedst after thy father's house, yet wherefore hast thou stolen my gods?

Amplified

And now you felt you must go because you were homesick for your father's house, but why did you steal my [household] gods?

Bible in Basic English

And now, it seems, you are going because your heart's desire is for your father's house; but why have you taken my gods?

Darby Translation

And now that thou must needs be gone, because thou greatly longedst after thy father's house, why hast thou stolen my gods?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And now, that thou art leaving, because thy desire is after thy father's house, yet why hast thou stolen my gods?

Julia Smith Translation

And now going thou didst go, for desiring thou didst greatly desire after the house of thy father; for what didst thou steal my gods?

King James 2000

And now, though you would wish to be gone, because you greatly longed after your father's house, yet why have you stolen my gods?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now, you have surely gone because you desperately longed for the house of your father, [but] why did you steal my gods?"

Modern King James verseion

And now you have gone because you longed after your father's house. Why have you stolen my gods?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And now, though thou wentest thy way because thou longest after thy father's house, yet wherefore hast thou stolen my gods?"

NET Bible

Now I understand that you have gone away because you longed desperately for your father's house. Yet why did you steal my gods?"

New Heart English Bible

Now, you want to be gone, because you greatly longed for your father's house, but why have you stolen my gods?"

The Emphasized Bible

But, now, though thou, didst even take thy journey, because thou, didst sorely long, for the house of thy father,, wherefore didst thou steal away my gods?

Webster

And now, though thou wouldest needs be gone, because thou didst earnestly long after thy father's house; yet why hast thou stolen my gods?

World English Bible

Now, you want to be gone, because you greatly longed for your father's house, but why have you stolen my gods?"

Youngs Literal Translation

'And now, thou hast certainly gone, because thou hast been very desirous for the house of thy father; why hast thou stolen my gods?'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
הלך 
Halak 
go, walk, come, ...away, ...along,
Usage: 1545

be gone
הלך 
Halak 
go, walk, come, ...away, ...along,
Usage: 1545

כּסף 
Kacaph 
Usage: 6

כּסף 
Kacaph 
Usage: 6

בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

גּנב 
Ganab 
Usage: 40

Context Readings

Jacob Flees From Laban

29 "It is in my power to do you harm, but the God of your father spoke to me last night, saying, 'Be careful not to speak either good or bad to Jacob.' 30 "Now you have indeed gone away because you longed greatly for your father's house; but why did you steal my gods?" 31 Then Jacob replied to Laban, "Because I was afraid, for I thought that you would take your daughters from me by force.



Cross References

Genesis 31:19

When Laban had gone to shear his flock, then Rachel stole the household idols that were her father's.

Judges 18:24

He said, "You have taken away my gods which I made, and the priest, and have gone away, and what do I have besides? So how can you say to me, 'What is the matter with you?'"

Exodus 12:12

'For I will go through the land of Egypt on that night, and will strike down all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, both man and beast; and against all the gods of Egypt I will execute judgments--I am the LORD.

Numbers 33:4

while the Egyptians were burying all their firstborn whom the LORD had struck down among them. The LORD had also executed judgments on their gods.

Judges 6:31

But Joash said to all who stood against him, "Will you contend for Baal, or will you deliver him? Whoever will plead for him shall be put to death by morning. If he is a god, let him contend for himself, because someone has torn down his altar."

1 Samuel 5:2-6

Then the Philistines took the ark of God and brought it to the house of Dagon and set it by Dagon.

2 Samuel 5:21

They abandoned their idols there, so David and his men carried them away.

Isaiah 37:19

and have cast their gods into the fire, for they were not gods but the work of men's hands, wood and stone So they have destroyed them.

Isaiah 46:1-2

Bel has bowed down, Nebo stoops over; Their images are consigned to the beasts and the cattle. The things that you carry are burdensome, A load for the weary beast.

Jeremiah 10:11

Thus you shall say to them, "The gods that did not make the heavens and the earth will perish from the earth and from under the heavens."

Jeremiah 43:12

"And I shall set fire to the temples of the gods of Egypt, and he will burn them and take them captive So he will wrap himself with the land of Egypt as a shepherd wraps himself with his garment, and he will depart from there safely.

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