Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

For mine own sake, for mine own sake, will I do it; for how should my name be profaned? and my glory will I not give to another.

New American Standard Bible

For My own sake, for My own sake, I will act;
For how can My name be profaned?
And My glory I will not give to another.

King James Version

For mine own sake, even for mine own sake, will I do it: for how should my name be polluted? and I will not give my glory unto another.

Holman Bible

I will act for My own sake, indeed, My own,
for how can I be defiled?
I will not give My glory to another.

International Standard Version

For my own sake Yes, for my own sake! I'm doing it; indeed, how can I be profaned? Furthermore, I won't give my glory to another."

A Conservative Version

For my own sake, for my own sake, I will do it. For how should [my name] be profaned? And I not will give my glory to another.

Amplified


“For My own sake, for My own sake, I will do it [I refrain and do not completely destroy you];
For how can My Name be defiled and profaned [as it would if My chosen people were completely destroyed]?
And I will not give My glory to another [by permitting the worshipers of idols to triumph over you].

Bible in Basic English

For myself, even because of my name, I will do it; for I will not let my name be shamed; and my glory I will not give to another.

Darby Translation

For mine own sake, for mine own sake, will I do it; for how should my name be profaned? and I will not give my glory unto another.

Julia Smith Translation

For my :sake, for my sake will I do: for how shall it be defiled? and I will not give my glory to another.

King James 2000

For my own sake, even for my own sake, will I do it: for how should my name be profaned? and I will not give my glory unto another.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For my own sake, for my own sake I do [it]; for why should it be defiled? And I will not give my glory to another."

Modern King James verseion

For my sake, for My sake I will do it; for why should My name be defiled? And I will not give My glory to another.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And that only for mine own sake, for I give mine honour to none other, that thou shouldest not despise me.

NET Bible

For my sake alone I will act, for how can I allow my name to be defiled? I will not share my glory with anyone else!

New Heart English Bible

For my own sake, for my own sake, will I do it; for how should my name be profaned? I will not give my glory to another.

The Emphasized Bible

For mine own sake - for mine own sake, will I effectually work For how should it be profaned? And, my glory - to another, will I not give.

Webster

For my own sake, even for my own sake, will I do it: for how should my name be profaned? and I will not give my glory to another.

World English Bible

For my own sake, for my own sake, will I do it; for how should [my name] be profaned? and my glory I will not give to another.

Youngs Literal Translation

For My sake, for Mine own sake, I do it, For how is it polluted? And Mine honour to another I give not.

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
and I will not give
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

my glory
כּבד כּבוד 
Kabowd 
Usage: 200

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Isaiah 48:11

Context Readings

Yahweh Refines Stubborn Israel

10 Behold, I have refined thee, but not as silver; I have chosen thee in the furnace of affliction. 11 For mine own sake, for mine own sake, will I do it; for how should my name be profaned? and my glory will I not give to another. 12 Hearken unto me, O Jacob, and Israel my called: I am he; I am the first, I also am the last.


Cross References

Isaiah 42:8

I am Jehovah, that is my name; and my glory will I not give to another, neither my praise unto graven images.

Ezekiel 20:9

But I wrought for my name's sake, that it should not be profaned in the sight of the nations, among which they were, in whose sight I made myself known unto them, in bringing them forth out of the land of Egypt.

Deuteronomy 32:26-27

I said, I would scatter them afar, I would make the remembrance of them to cease from among men;

Numbers 14:15-16

Now if thou shalt kill this people as one man, then the nations which have heard the fame of thee will speak, saying,

1 Samuel 12:22

For Jehovah will not forsake his people for his great name's sake, because it hath pleased Jehovah to make you a people unto himself.

Isaiah 37:35

For I will defend this city to save it, for mine own sake, and for my servant David's sake.

Isaiah 43:25

I, even I, am he that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake; and I will not remember thy sins.

Isaiah 48:5

therefore I have declared it to thee from of old; before it came to pass I showed it thee; lest thou shouldest say, Mine idol hath done them, and my graven image, and my molten image, hath commanded them.

Isaiah 52:5

Now therefore, what do I here, saith Jehovah, seeing that my people is taken away for nought? they that rule over them do howl, saith Jehovah, and my name continually all the day is blasphemed.

Jeremiah 14:7

Though our iniquities testify against us, work thou for thy name's sake, O Jehovah; for our backslidings are many; we have sinned against thee.

Ezekiel 20:14

But I wrought for my name's sake, that it should not be profaned in the sight of the nations, in whose sight I brought them out.

Ezekiel 20:22

Nevertheless I withdrew my hand, and wrought for my name's sake, that it should not be profaned in the sight of the nations, in whose sight I brought them forth.

Ezekiel 20:39

As for you, O house of Israel, thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Go ye, serve every one his idols, and hereafter also, if ye will not hearken unto me; but my holy name shall ye no more profane with your gifts, and with your idols.

Ezekiel 20:44

And ye shall know that I am Jehovah, when I have dealt with you for my name's sake, not according to your evil ways, nor according to your corrupt doings, O ye house of Israel, saith the Lord Jehovah.

John 5:23

that all may honor the Son, even as they honor the Father. He that honoreth not the Son honoreth not the Father that sent him.

Romans 2:24

For the name of God is blasphemed among the Gentiles because of you, even as it is written.

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