Parallel Verses

Amplified

And I will give you [spiritual] shepherds after My own heart [in the final time], who will feed you with knowledge and understanding and judgment.

New American Standard Bible

"Then I will give you shepherds after My own heart, who will feed you on knowledge and understanding.

King James Version

And I will give you pastors according to mine heart, which shall feed you with knowledge and understanding.

Holman Bible

I will give you shepherds who are loyal to Me,and they will shepherd you with knowledge and skill.

International Standard Version

I'll give you shepherds after my own heart, and they'll shepherd you with knowledge and good sense."

American Standard Version

and I will give you shepherds according to my heart, who shall feed you with knowledge and understanding.

Bible in Basic English

And I will give you keepers, pleasing to my heart, who will give you your food with knowledge and wisdom.

Darby Translation

And I will give you shepherds according to my heart, and they shall feed you with knowledge and understanding.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And I will give you pastors according to my heart, which shall feed you with knowledge and understanding.

Julia Smith Translation

And I gave to you shepherds according to my heart, and they fed you with knowledge and understanding.

King James 2000

And I will give you shepherds according to my heart, which shall feed you with knowledge and understanding.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then I will give you shepherds after my own heart and they will feed you knowledge and insight.

Modern King James verseion

And I will give you shepherds according to My heart, who shall feed you with knowledge and understanding.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and I will give you herdsmen after mine own mind, which shall feed you with learning and wisdom.

NET Bible

I will give you leaders who will be faithful to me. They will lead you with knowledge and insight.

New Heart English Bible

I will give you shepherds according to my heart, who shall feed you with knowledge and understanding.

The Emphasized Bible

and will give you shepherds according to mine own heart, - who will feed you with knowledge and discretion.

Webster

And I will give you pastors according to my heart, who shall feed you with knowledge and understanding.

World English Bible

I will give you shepherds according to my heart, who shall feed you with knowledge and understanding.

Youngs Literal Translation

And I have given to you shepherds According to Mine own heart, And they have fed you with knowledge and understanding.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And I will give
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

דּעה 
De`ah 
Usage: 6

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

A Call For Repentance

14 Return, O faithless children [of the whole twelve tribes], says the Lord, for I am Lord and Master and Husband to you, and I will take you [not as a nation, but individually] -- "one from a city and two from a tribal family -- "and I will bring you to Zion. 15 And I will give you [spiritual] shepherds after My own heart [in the final time], who will feed you with knowledge and understanding and judgment. 16 And it shall be that when you have multiplied and increased in the land in those days, says the Lord, they shall no more say, The ark of the covenant of the Lord. It shall not come to mind, nor shall they [seriously] remember it, nor shall they miss or visit it, nor shall it be repaired or made again [for instead of the ark, which represented God's presence, He will show Himself to be present throughout the city].


Cross References

Acts 20:28

Take care and be on guard for yourselves and the whole flock over which the Holy Spirit has appointed you bishops and guardians, to shepherd (tend and feed and guide) the church of the Lord or of God which He obtained for Himself [buying it and saving it for Himself] with His own blood.

Jeremiah 23:4

And I will set up shepherds over them who will feed them. And they will fear no more nor be dismayed, neither will any be missing or lost, says the Lord.

Ezekiel 34:23

And I will raise up over them one Shepherd and He shall feed them, even My Servant David; He shall feed them and He shall be their Shepherd.

1 Corinthians 3:1-2

However, brethren, I could not talk to you as to spiritual [men], but as to nonspiritual [men of the flesh, in whom the carnal nature predominates], as to mere infants [in the new life] in Christ [ unable to talk yet!]

Ephesians 4:11-12

And His gifts were [varied; He Himself appointed and gave men to us] some to be apostles (special messengers), some prophets (inspired preachers and expounders), some evangelists (preachers of the Gospel, traveling missionaries), some pastors (shepherds of His flock) and teachers.

John 10:1-5

I assure you, most solemnly I tell you, he who does not enter by the door into the sheepfold, but climbs up some other way (elsewhere, from some other quarter) is a thief and a robber.

John 21:15-17

When they had eaten, Jesus said to Simon Peter, Simon, son of John, do you love Me more than these [others do -- "with reasoning, intentional, spiritual devotion, as one loves the Father]? He said to Him, Yes, Lord, You know that I love You [that I have deep, instinctive, personal affection for You, as for a close friend]. He said to him, Feed My lambs.

1 Samuel 13:14

But now your kingdom shall not continue; the Lord has sought out [David] a man after His own heart, and the Lord has commanded him to be prince and ruler over His people, because you have not kept what the Lord commanded you.

Proverbs 10:21

The lips of the [uncompromisingly] righteous feed and guide many, but fools die for want of understanding and heart.

Isaiah 30:20-21

And though the Lord gives you the bread of adversity and the water of affliction, yet your Teacher will not hide Himself any more, but your eyes will constantly behold your Teacher.

Ezekiel 37:24

And David My Servant shall be King over them, and they all shall have one Shepherd. They shall also walk in My ordinances and heed My statutes and do them.

Micah 5:4-5

And He shall stand and feed His flock in the strength of the Lord, in the majesty of the name of the Lord His God; and they shall dwell [secure], for then shall He be great [even] to the ends of the earth.

Luke 12:42

And the Lord said, Who then is that faithful steward, the wise man whom his master will set over those in his household service to supply them their allowance of food at the appointed time?

1 Corinthians 2:6

Yet when we are among the full-grown (spiritually mature Christians who are ripe in understanding), we do impart a [higher] wisdom (the knowledge of the divine plan previously hidden); but it is indeed not a wisdom of this present age or of this world nor of the leaders and rulers of this age, who are being brought to nothing and are doomed to pass away.

1 Corinthians 2:12-13

Now we have not received the spirit [that belongs to] the world, but the [Holy] Spirit Who is from God, [given to us] that we might realize and comprehend and appreciate the gifts [of divine favor and blessing so freely and lavishly] bestowed on us by God.

Hebrews 5:12-14

For even though by this time you ought to be teaching others, you actually need someone to teach you over again the very first principles of God's Word. You have come to need milk, not solid food.

1 Peter 2:2

Like newborn babies you should crave (thirst for, earnestly desire) the pure (unadulterated) spiritual milk, that by it you may be nurtured and grow unto [completed] salvation,

1 Peter 5:1-4

I warn and counsel the elders among you (the pastors and spiritual guides of the church) as a fellow elder and as an eyewitness [called to testify] of the sufferings of Christ, as well as a sharer in the glory (the honor and splendor) that is to be revealed (disclosed, unfolded):



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