Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

I will declare thy righteousness; and as for thy works, they shall not profit thee.

New American Standard Bible

“I will declare your righteousness and your deeds,
But they will not profit you.

King James Version

I will declare thy righteousness, and thy works; for they shall not profit thee.

Holman Bible

I will expose your righteousness,
and your works—they will not profit you.

International Standard Version

"I will denounce your righteousness and your works, for your collections of idols will not benefit you.

A Conservative Version

I will declare thy righteousness. And as for thy works, they shall not profit thee.

Amplified


“I will declare your [hypocritical] righteousness and your deeds,
But they will not benefit you.

Bible in Basic English

I will make clear what your righteousness is like and your works; you will have no profit in them.

Darby Translation

I will declare thy righteousness, and thy works; and they shall not profit thee.

Julia Smith Translation

I will announce thy justice and thy works, and they shall not profit thee.

King James 2000

I will declare your righteousness, and your works; for they shall not profit you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I myself will declare your righteousness and your works, but they will not benefit you.

Modern King James verseion

I will declare your righteousness, and your works; for they shall not do you any good.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Yea, verily, I will declare thy goodness and thy works, but they shall not profit thee.

NET Bible

I will denounce your so-called righteousness and your deeds, but they will not help you.

New Heart English Bible

I will declare your righteousness; and as for your works, they shall not profit you.

The Emphasized Bible

I, will expose thy righteousness, - And thy works - but they will not profit thee!

Webster

I will declare thy righteousness, and thy works; for they shall not profit thee.

World English Bible

I will declare your righteousness; and as for your works, they shall not profit you.

Youngs Literal Translation

I declare thy righteousness, and thy works, And they do not profit thee.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I will declare
נגד 
Nagad 
Usage: 370

and thy works
מעשׂה 
Ma`aseh 
Usage: 234

יעל 
Ya`al 
Usage: 23

Context Readings

Idolatry Is Adultery

11 And of whom hast thou been afraid and in fear, that thou liest, and hast not remembered me, nor laid it to thy heart? have not I held my peace even of long time, and thou fearest me not? 12 I will declare thy righteousness; and as for thy works, they shall not profit thee. 13 When thou criest, let them that thou hast gathered deliver thee; but the wind shall take them, a breath shall carry them all away: but he that taketh refuge in me shall possess the land, and shall inherit my holy mountain.



Cross References

Micah 3:2-4

ye who hate the good, and love the evil; who pluck off their skin from off them, and their flesh from off their bones;

Isaiah 1:11-15

What unto me is the multitude of your sacrifices? saith Jehovah: I have had enough of the burnt-offerings of rams, and the fat of fed beasts; and I delight not in the blood of bullocks, or of lambs, or of he-goats.

Isaiah 29:15

Woe unto them that hide deep their counsel from Jehovah, and whose works are in the dark, and that say, Who seeth us? and who knoweth us?

Isaiah 58:2-6

Yet they seek me daily, and delight to know my ways: as a nation that did righteousness, and forsook not the ordinance of their God, they ask of me righteous judgments; they delight to draw near unto God.

Isaiah 59:6-8

Their webs shall not become garments, neither shall they cover themselves with their works: their works are works of iniquity, and the act of violence is in their hands.

Isaiah 64:5

Thou meetest him that rejoiceth and worketh righteousness, those that remember thee in thy ways: behold, thou wast wroth, and we sinned: in them have we been of long time; and shall we be saved?

Isaiah 66:3-4

He that killeth an ox is as he that slayeth a man; he that sacrificeth a lamb, as he that breaketh a dog's neck; he that offereth an oblation, as he that offereth'swine's blood; he that burneth frankincense, as he that blesseth an idol. Yea, they have chosen their own ways, and their soul delighteth in their abominations:

Jeremiah 7:4-11

Trust ye not in lying words, saying, The temple of Jehovah, the temple of Jehovah, the temple of Jehovah, are these.

Matthew 23:5

But all their works they do to be seen of men: for they make broad their phylacteries, and enlarge the borders of their garments ,

Matthew 23:13

But woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because ye shut the kingdom of heaven against men: for ye enter not in yourselves, neither suffer ye them that are entering in to enter.

Romans 3:10-20

as it is written, There is none righteous, no, not one;

Romans 10:2-3

For I bear them witness that they have a zeal for God, but not according to knowledge.

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