Parallel Verses

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 do it [I refrain and do not utterly destroy you]; for why should I permit My name to be polluted and profaned [which it would be if the Lord completely destroyed His chosen people]? 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.

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.

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 as silver; I have tested you in the furnace of affliction. 11 "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. 12 "Listen to Me, O Jacob, even Israel whom I called; I am He, I am the first, I am also the last.


Cross References

Isaiah 42:8

"I am the LORD, that is My name; I will not give My glory to another, Nor My praise to graven images.

Ezekiel 20:9

"But I acted for the sake of My name, that it should not be profaned in the sight of the nations among whom they lived, in whose sight I made Myself known to them by bringing them out of the land of Egypt.

Deuteronomy 32:26-27

'I would have said, "I will cut them to pieces, I will remove the memory of them from men,"

Numbers 14:15-16

"Now if You slay this people as one man, then the nations who have heard of Your fame will say,

1 Samuel 12:22

"For the LORD will not abandon His people on account of His great name, because the LORD has been pleased to make you a people for Himself.

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 the one who wipes out your transgressions for My own sake, And I will not remember your sins.

Isaiah 48:5

Therefore I declared them to you long ago, Before they took place I proclaimed them to you, So that you would not say, 'My idol has done them, And my graven image and my molten image have commanded them.'

Isaiah 52:5

"Now therefore, what do I have here," declares the LORD, "seeing that My people have been taken away without cause?" Again the LORD declares, "Those who rule over them howl, and My name is continually blasphemed all day long.

Jeremiah 14:7

"Although our iniquities testify against us, O LORD, act for Your name's sake! Truly our apostasies have been many, We have sinned against You.

Ezekiel 20:14

"But I acted for the sake of My name, that it should not be profaned in the sight of the nations, before whose sight I had brought them out.

Ezekiel 20:22

"But I withdrew My hand and acted for the sake of My name, that it should not be profaned in the sight of the nations in whose sight I had brought them out.

Ezekiel 20:39

"As for you, O house of Israel," thus says the Lord GOD, "Go, serve everyone his idols; but later you will surely listen to Me, and My holy name you will profane no longer with your gifts and with your idols.

Ezekiel 20:44

"Then you will know that I am the LORD when I have dealt with you for My name's sake, not according to your evil ways or according to your corrupt deeds, O house of Israel," declares the Lord GOD.'"

John 5:23

so that all will honor the Son even as they honor the Father. He who does not honor the Son does not honor the Father who sent Him.

Romans 2:24

For "THE NAME OF GOD IS BLASPHEMED AMONG THE GENTILES BECAUSE OF YOU," just as it is written.

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