Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

and that nation return from its wickedness against whom I have spoken, then will I repent concerning the calamity which I had devised to bring upon it.

New American Standard Bible

if that nation against which I have spoken turns from its evil, I will relent concerning the calamity I planned to bring on it.

King James Version

If that nation, against whom I have pronounced, turn from their evil, I will repent of the evil that I thought to do unto them.

Holman Bible

However, if that nation I have made an announcement about turns from its evil, I will relent concerning the disaster I had planned to do to it.

International Standard Version

But if that nation about which I spoke turns from its evil way, I'll change my mind about the disaster that I had planned for it.

A Conservative Version

if that nation, concerning which I have spoken, turns from their evil, I will relent of the evil that I thought to do to them.

American Standard Version

if that nation, concerning which I have spoken, turn from their evil, I will repent of the evil that I thought to do unto them.

Amplified

if that nation against which I have spoken turns from its evil, I will relent and reverse My decision concerning the devastation that I intended to do.

Bible in Basic English

If, in that very minute, that nation of which I was talking is turned away from its evil, my purpose of doing evil to them will be changed.

Darby Translation

if that nation, concerning which I have spoken, turn from their evil, then I will repent of the evil that I thought to do unto them.

Julia Smith Translation

And that nation which I spake against it turned back from its evil, and I lamented for the evil which I proposed to do to it.

King James 2000

If that nation, against whom I have spoken, turn from their evil, I will change from the evil that I thought to do unto them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But [if] that nation turns back from its evil that I have threatened against it, then I will relent concerning the disaster that I planned to do to it.

Modern King James verseion

if that nation, against whom I have spoken, will turn from their evil, I will repent of the evil that I thought to do to them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

if that people against whom I have thus devised convert from their wickedness: Immediately, I repent of the plague, that I devised to bring upon them.

NET Bible

But if that nation I threatened stops doing wrong, I will cancel the destruction I intended to do to it.

New Heart English Bible

if that nation, concerning which I have spoken, turn from their evil, I will repent of the evil that I thought to do to them.

Webster

If that nation against which I have pronounced, shall turn from their evil, I will repent of the evil that I thought to do to them.

World English Bible

if that nation, concerning which I have spoken, turn from their evil, I will repent of the evil that I thought to do to them.

Youngs Literal Translation

And that nation hath turned from its evil, Because I have spoken against it, Then I have repented of the evil that I thought to do to it.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּי גּוי 
Gowy 
Usage: 558

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

I will repent
נחם 
Nacham 
Usage: 108

of the evil
רעה רע 
Ra` 
Usage: 669

to do

Usage: 0

References

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

The Potter And The Clay

7 The moment I speak, concerning a nation or concerning a kingdom, - to pull up and to break down, and to destroy; 8 and that nation return from its wickedness against whom I have spoken, then will I repent concerning the calamity which I had devised to bring upon it. 9 And, the moment I speak, concerning a nation or concerning a kingdom, - to build and to plant;


Cross References

Jeremiah 26:13

Now, therefore amend your ways, and your doings, and hearken unto the voice of Yahweh your God, - that Yahweh may repent him, as to the calamity which he hath spoken concerning you.

Ezekiel 18:21

But as for the lawless man - When he shall turn back from all his sins which he hath committed, And observe all my statutes, And do justice and righteousness He shall surely live. He shall note die:

Jeremiah 26:3

Peradventure they will hear, and return every man from his wicked way, - and I shall repent as to the calamity which I am devising to execute upon them because of the wickedness of their doings:

Judges 2:18

And, when Yahweh raised them up judges, then was Yahweh with the judges, and saved them out of the hand of their enemies, all the days of the judge, - for Yahweh was grieved at their outcry, because of them who oppressed them, and ill-treated them.

Hosea 11:8

How can I give thee up, Ephraim? abandon thee Israel? How can I make thee as Admah? set thee as Zeboim? Mine own heart, turneth against me, at once, are kindled my compassions.

Psalm 106:45

Then remembered he, for them, his covenant, and was moved to pity, according to the abounding of his lovingkindnesses;

Jeremiah 7:3-7

Thus, saith Yahweh of hosts God of Israel, Amend your ways, and your doings, - That I may cause you to dwell in this place.

Joel 2:13-14

And rend your heart, and not your garments, turn therefore, unto Yahweh your God, - for, gracious and full of compassion, is he, slow to anger, and abundant in loving- kindness, and will grieve over calamity.

Jonah 3:9-10

Who knoweth whether God himself - may turn and grieve, - and turn away from the glow of his anger, that we perish not?

Luke 13:3-5

Nay! I tell you, but, except ye repent, ye, all, in like manner, shall perish.

Exodus 32:12

Wherefore should the Egyptians speak saying - For mischief, hath he taken them forth to slay them among the mountains, and to make an end of them from off the face of the ground? Turn thou from the kindling of thine anger, and be grieved over the calamity to thy people,

Deuteronomy 32:36

For Yahweh will vindicate his people, And upon his servants, will have compassion, - When he seeth that strength is exhausted, And there is no one shut up or at large,

Judges 10:15-16

And the sons of Israel said unto Yahweh - We have sinned, do, thou, with us, according to all that is fitting in thine eyes, - only rescue us, we beseech thee this day.

1 Kings 8:33-34

When thy people Israel are smitten before an enemy, because they have been sinning against thee, - and they turn again unto thee, and confess thy Name, and pray and make supplication unto thee, in this house,

2 Chronicles 12:6

Then the rulers of Israel and the king humbled themselves, - and said, Righteous, is Yahweh!

Psalm 90:13

Return, Yahweh, oh how long? And have compassion upon thy servants;

Psalm 135:14

For Yahweh will vindicate his people, - and, on his servants, have compassion.

Isaiah 1:16-19

Wash you make you clean, Put away the wickedness of your doings from before mine eyes, - Cease to do evil.

Jeremiah 15:6

Thou, hast abandoned, me, Declareth Yahweh, Backward, thou wilt go, Therefore have I stretched forth my hand against thee and laid thee waste, - I am weary of having compassion.

Jeremiah 26:19

Did Hezekiah king of Judah and all Judah put, him to death? Did he not revere Yahweh, and appease the face of Yahweh? And did not Yahweh repent him, as to the calamity which he had spoken against them? We, therefore are doing a great wickedness against our own lives!

Jeremiah 36:3

Peradventure, the house of Judah will hearken unto all the calamity, which I am devising to execute against them, - to the end they may return every man from his wicked way, whereupon I will forgive their iniquity, and their sin.

Jeremiah 42:10

If ye will indeed abide, in this land, then will I build you up, and not pull you down, and plant you and not uproot you , - for I have compassion as touching the calamity which I have caused you.

Ezekiel 33:11

Say unto them, As I live, Declareth My Lord Yahweh, Surely, I can take no pleasure in the death of the lawless man, But that the lawless man turn from his way, and live,- Turn ye, turn ye, from your wicked ways, For wherefore should ye die. O house of Israel?

Ezekiel 33:13

When I say of the righteous man He shall surely live but he hath trusted in his righteousness and committed perversity None of his righteous deeds shall be mentioned, But by his perversity which he hath committed - thereby, shall he die.

Amos 7:3-6

Grieved was Yahweh, over this, - It shall not be, said Yahweh?

Jonah 2:5-10

The waters, encompassed me, to the peril of my life, The roaring deep, enveloped me, - The sea-weed, was wrapped about my head:

Jonah 4:2

So he prayed unto Yahweh, and said - Ah now! Yahweh! Was not, this, my word, while I was yet upon mine own soil? For this cause, did I hasten to flee unto Tarshish, - because I knew that, thou, art a GOD of favour and compassion, slow to anger, and abundant in lovingkindness, and art grieved over calamity.

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