Parallel Verses

King James 2000

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

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.

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.

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.

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

you with knowledge
דּעה 
De`ah 
Usage: 6

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

A Call For Repentance

14 Turn, O backsliding children, says the LORD; for I am married unto you: and I will take you one from a city, and two from a family, and I will bring you to Zion: 15  And I will give you shepherds according to my heart, which shall feed you with knowledge and understanding. 16 And it shall come to pass, when you are multiplied and increased in the land, in those days, says the LORD, they shall say no more, The ark of the covenant of the LORD: neither shall it come to mind: neither shall they remember it; neither shall they visit it; neither shall that be done any more.


Cross References

Acts 20:28

Take heed therefore unto yourselves, and to all the flock, over which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to feed the church of God, which he has purchased with his own blood.

Jeremiah 23:4

And I will set up shepherds over them which shall feed them: and they shall fear no more, nor be dismayed, neither shall they be lacking, says the LORD.

Ezekiel 34:23

And I will set up one shepherd over them, and he shall feed them, even my servant David; he shall feed them, and he shall be their shepherd.

1 Corinthians 3:1-2

And I, brethren, could not speak unto you as unto spiritual, but as unto carnal, even as unto babes in Christ.

Ephesians 4:11-12

And he gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers;

John 10:1-5

Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that enters not by the door into the sheepfold, but climbs up some other way, the same is a thief and a robber.

John 21:15-17

So when they had dined, Jesus said to Simon Peter, Simon, son of Jonas, do you love me more than these? He said unto him, Yea, Lord; you know that I love you. He said unto him, Feed my lambs.

1 Samuel 13:14

But now your kingdom shall not continue: the LORD has sought him a man after his own heart, and the LORD has commanded him to be ruler over his people, because you have not kept that which the LORD commanded you.

Proverbs 10:21

The lips of the righteous feed many: but fools die for lack of wisdom.

Isaiah 30:20-21

And though the Lord gives you the bread of adversity, and the water of affliction, yet shall your teachers not be moved into a corner any more, but your eyes shall see your teachers:

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 judgments, and observe my statutes, and do them.

Micah 5:4-5

And he shall stand and feed in the strength of the LORD, in the majesty of the name of the LORD his God; and they shall abide: for now shall he be great unto the ends of the earth.

Luke 12:42

And the Lord said, Who then is that faithful and wise steward, whom his lord shall make ruler over his household, to give them their portion of food at the proper time?

1 Corinthians 2:6

But we speak wisdom among them that are mature: yet not the wisdom of this world, nor of the princes of this world, that come to nothing:

1 Corinthians 2:12-13

Now we have received, not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit who is of God; that we might know the things that are freely given to us of God.

Hebrews 5:12-14

For when for the time you ought to be teachers, you have need that one teach you again which be the first principles of the oracles of God; and are become such as have need of milk, and not of solid food.

1 Peter 2:2

As newborn babes, desire the pure milk of the word, that you may grow thereby:

1 Peter 5:1-4

The elders who are among you I exhort, who am also an elder, and a witness of the sufferings of Christ, and also a partaker of the glory that shall be revealed:

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