Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For mine own sake, even for mine own sake, I will 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.

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.

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 you, but not with silver; I have tested you in the furnace of affliction. 11  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. 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 the LORD: that is my name: and my glory will I not give to another, neither my praise to graven images.

Ezekiel 20:9

But I acted for my name's sake, that it should not be polluted before the nations, among whom 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 into corners, I would make the remembrance of them to cease from among men:

Numbers 14:15-16

Now if you shall kill all this people as one man, then the nations which have heard the fame of you will speak, saying,

1 Samuel 12:22

For the LORD will not forsake his people for his great name's sake: because it has pleased the LORD to make you his people.

Isaiah 37:35

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

Isaiah 43:25

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

Isaiah 48:5

I have even from the beginning declared it to you; before it came to pass I showed it to you: lest you should say, my idol has done them, and my graven image, and my molten image, has commanded them.

Isaiah 52:5

Now therefore, what have I here, says the LORD, that my people are taken away for nothing? they that rule over them make them to wail, says the LORD; and my name continually every day is blasphemed.

Jeremiah 14:7

O LORD, though our iniquities testify against us, do it for your name's sake: for our backslidings are many; we have sinned against you.

Ezekiel 20:14

But I acted for my name's sake, that it should not be polluted before the nations, in whose sight I brought them out.

Ezekiel 20:22

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

Ezekiel 20:39

As for you, O house of Israel, thus says the Lord GOD; Go, serve everyone his idols, and hereafter also, if you will not hearken unto me: but defile my holy name no more with your gifts, and with your idols.

Ezekiel 20:44

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

John 5:23

That all men should honor the Son, even as they honor the Father. He that honors not the Son honors not the Father who has sent him.

Romans 2:24

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



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