Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"It is the LORD of hosts whom you should regard as holy. And He shall be your fear, And He shall be your dread.

King James Version

Sanctify the LORD of hosts himself; and let him be your fear, and let him be your dread.

Holman Bible

You are to regard only the Lord of Hosts as holy.
Only He should be feared;
only He should be held in awe.

International Standard Version

The LORD of the Heavenly Armies he's the one you are to regard as holy. Let him be the one whom you fear, and let him be the one before whom you stand in terror!

A Conservative Version

LORD of hosts, him ye shall sanctify, and let him be your fear, and let him be your dread.

American Standard Version

Jehovah of hosts, him shall ye sanctify; and let him be your fear, and let him be your dread.

Amplified

The Lord of hosts -- "regard Him as holy and honor His holy name [by regarding Him as your only hope of safety], and let Him be your fear and let Him be your dread [lest you offend Him by your fear of man and distrust of Him].

Bible in Basic English

But let the Lord of armies be holy to you, and go in fear of him, giving honour to him.

Darby Translation

Jehovah of hosts, him shall ye sanctify; and let him be your fear, and let him be your dread.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Sanctify the LORD of the hosts himself; and let him be your fear, and let him be your dread.

Julia Smith Translation

Jehovah of armies, him shall ye consecrate; and he your fear, and he your terror.

King James 2000

Sanctify the LORD of hosts himself; and let him be your fear, and let him be your dread.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You shall regard Yahweh of hosts as holy, and he [is] your fear, and he [is] your dread.

Modern King James verseion

Sanctify Jehovah of Hosts Himself, and let Him be your fear, and let Him be your dread.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

but sanctify the LORD of Hosts: let him be your fear and dread.

NET Bible

You must recognize the authority of the Lord who commands armies. He is the one you must respect; he is the one you must fear.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD of hosts is who you must regard as holy. He is the one you must fear. He is the one you must dread.

The Emphasized Bible

Yahweh of hosts, him, shall ye hallow, - And let, him, be your fear, and let, him inspire you with awe;

Webster

Sanctify the LORD of hosts himself; and let him be your fear, and let him be your dread.

World English Bible

Yahweh of Armies is who you must respect as holy. He is the one you must fear. He is the one you must dread.

Youngs Literal Translation

Jehovah of Hosts -- Him ye do sanctify, And He is your Fear, and He your Dread,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
קדשׁ 
Qadash 
Usage: 171

the Lord

Usage: 0

of hosts
צבאה צבא 
Tsaba' 
Usage: 483

מורה מרא מורא 
Mowra' 
Usage: 12

Context Readings

Wait For Yahweh

12 "You are not to say, 'It is a conspiracy!' In regard to all that this people call a conspiracy, And you are not to fear what they fear or be in dread of it. 13 "It is the LORD of hosts whom you should regard as holy. And He shall be your fear, And He shall be your dread. 14 "Then He shall become a sanctuary; But to both the houses of Israel, a stone to strike and a rock to stumble over, And a snare and a trap for the inhabitants of Jerusalem.


Cross References

Psalm 76:7

You, even You, are to be feared; And who may stand in Your presence when once You are angry?

Genesis 31:53

"The God of Abraham and the God of Nahor, the God of their father, judge between us " So Jacob swore by the fear of his father Isaac.

Leviticus 10:3

Then Moses said to Aaron, "It is what the LORD spoke, saying, 'By those who come near Me I will be treated as holy, And before all the people I will be honored.'" So Aaron, therefore, kept silent.

Numbers 20:12-13

But the LORD said to Moses and Aaron, "Because you have not believed Me, to treat Me as holy in the sight of the sons of Israel, therefore you shall not bring this assembly into the land which I have given them."

Numbers 27:14

for in the wilderness of Zin, during the strife of the congregation, you rebelled against My command to treat Me as holy before their eyes at the water." (These are the waters of Meribah of Kadesh in the wilderness of Zin.)

Isaiah 26:3-4

"The steadfast of mind You will keep in perfect peace, Because he trusts in You.

Isaiah 29:23

But when he sees his children, the work of My hands, in his midst, They will sanctify My name; Indeed, they will sanctify the Holy One of Jacob And will stand in awe of the God of Israel.

Malachi 2:5

"My covenant with him was one of life and peace, and I gave them to him as an object of reverence; so he revered Me and stood in awe of My name.

Matthew 10:28

"Do not fear those who kill the body but are unable to kill the soul; but rather fear Him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.

Luke 12:5

"But I will warn you whom to fear: fear the One who, after He has killed, has authority to cast into hell; yes, I tell you, fear Him!

Romans 4:20

yet, with respect to the promise of God, he did not waver in unbelief but grew strong in faith, giving glory to God,

Revelation 15:4

"Who will not fear, O Lord, and glorify Your name? For You alone are holy; For ALL THE NATIONS WILL COME AND WORSHIP BEFORE YOU, FOR YOUR RIGHTEOUS ACTS HAVE BEEN REVEALED."

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