Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

I have blotted out, as a thick cloud, your transgressions, and, as a cloud, your sins. Return to me, for I have redeemed you.

New American Standard Bible

“I have wiped out your transgressions like a thick cloud
And your sins like a heavy mist.
Return to Me, for I have redeemed you.”

King James Version

I have blotted out, as a thick cloud, thy transgressions, and, as a cloud, thy sins: return unto me; for I have redeemed thee.

Holman Bible

I have swept away your transgressions like a cloud,
and your sins like a mist.
Return to Me,
for I have redeemed you.

International Standard Version

I've wiped away your transgressions like a cloud and your sins like mist. Return to me; because I've redeemed you.

A Conservative Version

I have blotted out, as a thick cloud, thy transgressions, and, as a cloud, thy sins. Return to me, for I have redeemed thee.

American Standard Version

I have blotted out, as a thick cloud, thy transgressions, and, as a cloud, thy sins: return unto me; for I have redeemed thee.

Amplified


“I have wiped out your transgressions like a thick cloud
And your sins like a heavy mist.
Return to Me, for I have redeemed you.”

Bible in Basic English

I have put your evil doings out of my mind like a thick cloud, and your sins like a mist: come back to me; for I have taken up your cause.

Darby Translation

I have blotted out, as a thick cloud, thy transgressions, and, as a cloud, thy sins: return unto me; for I have redeemed thee.

Julia Smith Translation

I wiped away as a cloud thy transgressions, and as a cloud thy sins: turn back to me for I redeemed thee.

King James 2000

I have blotted out, as a thick cloud, your transgressions, and, as a cloud, your sins: return unto me; for I have redeemed you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I have wiped your transgressions out like cloud and your sins like mist. Return to me, for I have redeemed you!"

Modern King James verseion

I have blotted out, as a thick cloud, your transgressions, and, as a cloud, your sins; return to Me; for I have redeemed you.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

As for thine offenses, I drive them away like the clouds, and thy sins as the mist. Turn ye again unto me, and I will deliver thee.

NET Bible

I remove the guilt of your rebellious deeds as if they were a cloud, the guilt of your sins as if they were a cloud. Come back to me, for I protect you."

The Emphasized Bible

O Israel, thou shalt not be forgotten of me, I have wiped out, As with a thick cloud, thy transgressions, And as with a broad cloud, thy sins, - Return unto me, for I have redeemed thee.

Webster

I have blotted out, as a thick cloud, thy transgressions, and as a cloud, thy sins: return to me; for I have redeemed thee.

World English Bible

I have blotted out, as a thick cloud, your transgressions, and, as a cloud, your sins. Return to me, for I have redeemed you.

Youngs Literal Translation

I have blotted out, as by a thick cloud, Thy transgressions, And as by a cloud thy sins, Return unto Me, for I have redeemed thee.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מחה 
Machah 
Usage: 36

as a thick cloud
עב 
`ab 
Usage: 32

פּשׁע 
Pesha` 
Usage: 93

and, as a cloud
ענן 
`anan 
Usage: 87

חטּאת חטּאה 
Chatta'ah 
Usage: 294

שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Yahweh Remembers Israel

21 Remember these things, Jacob and Israel; for you are my servant. I have formed you. You are my servant. Israel, you will not be forgotten by me. 22 I have blotted out, as a thick cloud, your transgressions, and, as a cloud, your sins. Return to me, for I have redeemed you. 23 Sing, you heavens, for the LORD has done it. Shout, you lower parts of the earth. Break out into singing, you mountains, O forest, all of your trees, for the LORD has redeemed Jacob, and will glorify himself in Israel.


Cross References

Isaiah 43:25

I, even I, am he who blots out your transgressions for my own sake; and I will not remember your sins.

1 Corinthians 6:20

for you were bought with a price. Therefore glorify God in your body.

Psalm 51:1

Have mercy on me, God, according to your loving kindness. According to the multitude of your tender mercies, blot out my transgressions.

Psalm 51:9

Hide your face from my sins, and blot out all of my iniquities.

Isaiah 43:1

But now thus says the LORD who created you, Jacob, and he who formed you, Israel: "Do not be afraid, for I have redeemed you. I have called you by your name. You are mine.

Isaiah 48:20

Go forth from Babylon, flee from the Chaldeans; with a voice of singing declare, tell this, utter it even to the end of the earth: say, the LORD has redeemed his servant Jacob.

1 Peter 1:18-19

knowing that you were redeemed, not with corruptible things, with silver or gold, from the useless way of life handed down from your fathers,

Nehemiah 4:5

do not cover their iniquity, and do not let their sin be blotted out from before you; for they have insulted the builders."

Job 37:11

Yes, he loads the thick cloud with moisture. He spreads abroad the cloud of his lightning.

Psalm 103:12

As far as the east is from the west, so far has he removed our transgressions from us.

Psalm 109:14

Let the iniquity of his fathers be remembered by the LORD. Do not let the sin of his mother be blotted out.

Isaiah 1:18

"Come now, and let us reason together," says the LORD: "Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow. Though they are red like crimson, they shall be as wool.

Isaiah 1:27

Zion shall be redeemed with justice, and her converts with righteousness.

Isaiah 51:11

The ransomed of the LORD shall return, and come with singing to Zion; and everlasting joy shall be on their heads. They shall obtain gladness and joy. Sorrow and sighing shall flee away.

Isaiah 55:7

let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts; and let him return to the LORD, and he will have mercy on him; and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.

Isaiah 59:20-21

"A Redeemer will come to Zion, and to those who turn from disobedience in Jacob," says the LORD.

Jeremiah 3:1

"They say, 'If a man puts away his wife, and she goes from him, and become another man's, will he return to her again?' Wouldn't that land be greatly polluted? But you have played the prostitute with many lovers; yet return again to me," says the LORD.

Jeremiah 3:12-14

Go, and proclaim these words toward the north, and say, 'Return, you backsliding Israel,' says the LORD; 'I will not look in anger on you; for I am merciful,' says the LORD. 'I will not keep anger forever.

Jeremiah 18:23

Yet, LORD, you know all their counsel against me to kill me; do not forgive their iniquity, neither blot out their sin from your sight; but let them be overthrown before you; deal you with them in the time of your anger."

Jeremiah 33:8

I will cleanse them from all their iniquity, by which they have sinned against me; and I will pardon all their iniquities, by which they have sinned against me, and by which they have transgressed against me.

Lamentations 3:42-44

We have transgressed and have rebelled, and you have not forgiven.

Hosea 14:1-4

Israel, return to the LORD your God; for you have fallen because of your sin.

Luke 1:73-74

the oath which he spoke to Abraham, our father,

Acts 3:18-19

But the things which God announced by the mouth of all his prophets, that the Messiah should suffer, he thus fulfilled.

Titus 2:12-14

instructing us to say ?No? to ungodliness and worldly desires, and to live soberly, righteously, and godly in this present age;

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