Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Then justice will dwell in the wilderness And righteousness will abide in the fertile field.

King James Version

Then judgment shall dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness remain in the fruitful field.

Holman Bible

Then justice will inhabit the wilderness, and righteousness will dwell in the orchard.

International Standard Version

"Then justice will live in the wilderness, and righteousness will dwell in the fertile field.

A Conservative Version

Then justice shall dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness shall abide in the fruitful field.

American Standard Version

Then justice shall dwell in the wilderness; and righteousness shall abide in the fruitful field.

Amplified

Then justice will dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness (moral and spiritual rectitude in every area and relation) will abide in the fruitful field.

Bible in Basic English

Then in the waste land there will be an upright rule, and righteousness will have its place in the fertile field.

Darby Translation

And judgment shall inhabit the wilderness, and righteousness dwell in the fruitful field.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then judgment shall dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness shall remain in the fruitful field.

Julia Smith Translation

And judgment dwelling in the desert, and justice shall sit in Carmel.

King James 2000

Then justice shall dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness remain in the fruitful field.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then justice will dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness will live in the fruitful field.

Modern King James verseion

Then judgment shall dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness remain in the fruitful field.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then shall equity dwell in the desert, and righteousness in a fruitful land.

NET Bible

Justice will settle down in the desert and fairness will live in the orchard.

New Heart English Bible

Then justice will dwell in the wilderness; and righteousness will remain in the fruitful field.

The Emphasized Bible

Then shall, justice inhabit, the wilderness, And righteousness, in the garden-land, shall abide;

Webster

Then judgment shall dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness remain in the fruitful field.

World English Bible

Then justice will dwell in the wilderness; and righteousness will remain in the fruitful field.

Youngs Literal Translation

And dwelt in the wilderness hath judgment, And righteousness in the fruitful field remaineth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁכן 
Shakan 
Usage: 128

in the wilderness
מדבּר 
Midbar 
Usage: 271

ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

References

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

Against The Carefree Women

15 Until the Spirit is poured out upon us from on high, And the wilderness becomes a fertile field, And the fertile field is considered as a forest. 16 Then justice will dwell in the wilderness And righteousness will abide in the fertile field. 17 And the work of righteousness will be peace, And the service of righteousness, quietness and confidence forever.



Cross References

Psalm 94:14-15

For the LORD will not abandon His people, Nor will He forsake His inheritance.

Isaiah 35:8

A highway will be there, a roadway, And it will be called the Highway of Holiness The unclean will not travel on it, But it will be for him who walks that way, And fools will not wander on it.

Isaiah 42:4

"He will not be disheartened or crushed Until He has established justice in the earth; And the coastlands will wait expectantly for His law."

Isaiah 56:6-8

"Also the foreigners who join themselves to the LORD, To minister to Him, and to love the name of the LORD, To be His servants, every one who keeps from profaning the sabbath And holds fast My covenant;

Isaiah 60:21

"Then all your people will be righteous; They will possess the land forever, The branch of My planting, The work of My hands, That I may be glorified.

Hosea 3:5

Afterward the sons of Israel will return and seek the LORD their God and David their king; and they will come trembling to the LORD and to His goodness in the last days.

1 Corinthians 6:9-11

Or do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived; neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor homosexuals,

Titus 2:11-12

For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all men,

1 Peter 2:9-12

But you are A CHOSEN RACE, A royal PRIESTHOOD, A HOLY NATION, A PEOPLE FOR God's OWN POSSESSION, so that you may proclaim the excellencies of Him who has called you out of darkness into His marvelous light;

1 Peter 4:1-4

Therefore, since Christ has suffered in the flesh, arm yourselves also with the same purpose, because he who has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin,

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