Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

And it shall come to pass in that day, I will answer, saith Jehovah, I will answer the heavens, and they shall answer the earth;

New American Standard Bible

“It will come about in that day that I will respond,” declares the Lord.
“I will respond to the heavens, and they will respond to the earth,

King James Version

And it shall come to pass in that day, I will hear, saith the LORD, I will hear the heavens, and they shall hear the earth;

Holman Bible

On that day I will respond
this is the Lord’s declaration.
I will respond to the sky,
and it will respond to the earth.

International Standard Version

"It will come about at that time that I will respond," declares the LORD, "I will respond to the heavens, and they will respond to the earth.

A Conservative Version

And it shall come to pass in that day, I will answer, says LORD. I will answer the heavens, and they shall answer the earth,

Amplified


“It will come about in that day that I will respond,” says the Lord.
“I will respond to the heavens [which ask for rain to pour on the earth], and they will respond to the earth [which begs for the rain],

Bible in Basic English

And it will be, in that day, says the Lord, that I will give an answer to the heavens, and the heavens to the earth;

Darby Translation

And it shall come to pass in that day, I will hear, saith Jehovah, I will hear the heavens, and they shall hear the earth;

Julia Smith Translation

And it was in that day, I will answer, says Jehovah, I will answer the heavens and they shall answer the earth;

King James 2000

And it shall come to pass in that day, I will answer, says the LORD, I will answer the heavens, and they shall answer the earth;

Lexham Expanded Bible

On that day I will answer, {declares Yahweh}, I will answer the heavens, and they will answer the earth.

Modern King James verseion

And it will be, in that day I will answer, says Jehovah. I will answer the heavens, and they shall answer the earth,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

At the same time will I show myself friendly and gracious unto the heavens, sayeth the LORD: and the heavens shall help the earth,

NET Bible

"At that time, I will willingly respond," declares the Lord. "I will respond to the sky, and the sky will respond to the ground;

New Heart English Bible

It will happen in that day, I will respond," says the LORD, "I will respond to the heavens, and they will respond to the earth;

The Emphasized Bible

And it shall come to pass in that day, that I will respond, Declareth Yahweh, I will respond to the heavens, - and, they, shall respond to the earth;

Webster

And it shall come to pass in that day, I will hear, saith the LORD, I will hear the heavens, and they shall hear the earth;

World English Bible

It will happen in that day, I will respond," says Yahweh, "I will respond to the heavens, and they will respond to the earth;

Youngs Literal Translation

And it hath come to pass in that day, I answer -- an affirmation of Jehovah, I answer the heavens, and they answer the earth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And it shall come to pass in that day
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

I will hear
ענה 
`anah 
ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 329
Usage: 329

נאם 
N@'um 
Usage: 376

the Lord

Usage: 0

the heavens
שׁמה שׁמים 
Shamayim 
Usage: 420

ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 329

Prayers for Hosea 2:21

Context Readings

Israel's Adultery Forgiven

20 I will even betroth thee unto me in faithfulness; and thou shalt know Jehovah. 21 And it shall come to pass in that day, I will answer, saith Jehovah, I will answer the heavens, and they shall answer the earth; 22 and the earth shall answer the grain, and the new wine, and the oil; and they shall answer Jezreel.



Cross References

Zechariah 8:12

For there shall be the seed of peace; the vine shall give its fruit, and the ground shall give its increase, and the heavens shall give their dew; and I will cause the remnant of this people to inherit all these things.

Isaiah 55:10

For as the rain cometh down and the snow from heaven, and returneth not thither, but watereth the earth, and maketh it bring forth and bud, and giveth seed to the sower and bread to the eater;

Isaiah 65:24

And it shall come to pass that, before they call, I will answer; and while they are yet speaking, I will hear.

Zechariah 13:9

And I will bring the third part into the fire, and will refine them as silver is refined, and will try them as gold is tried. They shall call on my name, and I will hear them: I will say, It is my people; and they shall say, Jehovah is my God.

Matthew 6:33

But seek ye first his kingdom, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.

Romans 8:32

He that spared not his own Son, but delivered him up for us all, how shall he not also with him freely give us all things?

1 Corinthians 3:21-23

Wherefore let no one glory in men. For all things are yours;

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