Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

And Jehovah said unto me, Thou hast well seen; for I am watchful 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.

American Standard Version

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

Amplified

Then said the Lord to me, You have seen well, for I am alert and active, watching over My word to perform 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.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then the LORD said unto me, Thou hast seen well, for I will hasten 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 And the word of Jehovah came to me, saying, Jeremiah, what seest thou? And I said, I see a rod of an almond-tree. 12 And Jehovah said unto me, Thou hast well seen; for I am watchful over my word to perform it. 13 And the word of Jehovah came to me the second time, saying, What seest thou? And I said, I see a seething-pot, and its face is from the north.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 32:35

Vengeance is mine, and recompense, For the time when their foot shall slip. For the day of their calamity is at hand, And the things that shall come upon them 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 they besieged it.

Jeremiah 52:1-34

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

Ezekiel 12:22-23

Son of man, what is that proverb which ye have in the land of Israel, saying, The days shall be 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 that I have spoken shall be done, saith the Lord Jehovah.

Amos 8:2

And he said, Amos, what seest thou? And I said, A basket of summer-fruit. And Jehovah said 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 to him, Thou hast answered right: this do and thou shalt live.

Luke 20:39

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

Deuteronomy 5:28

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

Deuteronomy 18:17

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

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