Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

Then said Jehovah unto me, Thou hast well seen: for I watch over my word to perform it.

New American Standard Bible

Then the Lord said to me, “You have seen well, for I am watching over My word to perform it.”

King James Version

Then said the LORD unto me, Thou hast well seen: for I will hasten my word to perform it.

Holman Bible

The Lord said to me, “You have seen correctly, for I watch over My word to accomplish it.”

International Standard Version

The LORD told me, "You have observed well, because I'm watching over my message, to make sure it comes about."

A Conservative Version

Then LORD said to me, Thou have well seen. For I watch over my word to perform it.

Amplified

Then the Lord said to me, “You have seen well, for I am [actively] watching over My word to fulfill it.”

Bible in Basic English

Then the Lord said to me, You have seen well: for I keep watch over my word to give effect to it.

Darby Translation

And Jehovah said unto me, Thou hast well seen; for I am watchful over my word to perform it.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jehovah will say to me, Thou didst well to see; for I watch upon my word to do it

King James 2000

Then said the LORD unto me, You have well seen: for I will hasten my word to perform it.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Yahweh said to me, "You did well to see, for I [am] watching over my word to perform it."

Modern King James verseion

And Jehovah said to me, You have seen well; for I will watch over My Word to perform it.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then said the LORD, "Thou hast seen right, for I will watch diligently upon my word, to perform it."

NET Bible

Then the Lord said, "You have observed correctly. This means I am watching to make sure my threats are carried out."

New Heart English Bible

Then the LORD said to me, "You have seen well; for I watch over my word to perform it."

The Emphasized Bible

Then said Yahweh unto me - Thou hast rightly seen, - for keeping watch, am I over my word to perform it.

Webster

Then said the LORD to me, Thou hast well seen: for I will hasten my word to perform it.

World English Bible

Then Yahweh said to me, "You have seen well; for I watch over my word to perform it."

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jehovah saith unto me, 'Thou hast well seen: for I am watching over My word to do it.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
the Lord

Usage: 0

יטב 
Yatab 
Usage: 115

ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

for I will hasten
שׁקד 
Shaqad 
Usage: 12

my word
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

References

Context Readings

Yahweh Confirms Jeremiah's Call

11 Moreover the word of Jehovah came unto me, saying, Jeremiah, what seest thou? And I said, I see a rod of an almond-tree. 12 Then said Jehovah unto me, Thou hast well seen: for I watch over my word to perform it. 13 And the word of Jehovah came unto me the second time, saying, What seest thou? And I said, I see a boiling caldron; and the face thereof is from the north.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 32:35

Vengeance is mine, and recompense, At the time when their foot shall slide: For the day of their calamity is at hand, And the things that are to come upon them shall make haste.

Jeremiah 39:1-18

And it came to pass when Jerusalem was taken, (in the ninth year of Zedekiah king of Judah, in the tenth month, came Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon and all his army against Jerusalem, and besieged it;

Jeremiah 52:1-34

Zedekiah was one and twenty years old when he began to reign; and he reigned eleven years in Jerusalem: and his mother's name was Hamutal the daughter of Jeremiah of Libnah.

Ezekiel 12:22-23

Son of man, what is this proverb that ye have in the land of Israel, saying, The days are prolonged, and every vision faileth?

Ezekiel 12:25

For I am Jehovah; I will speak, and the word that I shall speak shall be performed; it shall be no more deferred: for in your days, O rebellious house, will I speak the word, and will perform it, saith the Lord Jehovah.

Ezekiel 12:28

Therefore say unto them, Thus saith the Lord Jehovah: There shall none of my words be deferred any more, but the word which I shall speak shall be performed, saith the Lord Jehovah.

Amos 8:2

And he said, Amos, what seest thou? And I said, A basket of summer fruit. Then said Jehovah unto me, The end is come upon my people Israel; I will not again pass by them any more.

Luke 10:28

And he said unto him, Thou hast answered right: this do, and thou shalt live.

Luke 20:39

And certain of the scribes answering said, Teacher, thou hast well said.

Deuteronomy 5:28

And Jehovah heard the voice of your words, when ye spake unto me; and Jehovah said unto me, I have heard the voice of the words of this people, which they have spoken unto thee: they have well said all that they have spoken.

Deuteronomy 18:17

And Jehovah said unto me, They have well said that which they have spoken.

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