Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Thus said Jehovah, If not my covenant of the day and of the night, the laws of the heavens and the earth I set not up.

New American Standard Bible

Thus says the Lord, ‘If My covenant for day and night stand not, and the fixed patterns of heaven and earth I have not established,

King James Version

Thus saith the LORD; If my covenant be not with day and night, and if I have not appointed the ordinances of heaven and earth;

Holman Bible

This is what the Lord says: If I do not keep My covenant with the day and with the night and fail to establish the fixed order of heaven and earth,

International Standard Version

This is what the LORD says: "If I had not established my covenant for day and night and the laws that govern the heavens and earth,

A Conservative Version

Thus says LORD: If my covenant of day and night [stand] not, if I have not appointed the ordinances of heaven and earth,

American Standard Version

Thus saith Jehovah: If my covenant of day and night'stand not, if I have not appointed the ordinances of heaven and earth;

Amplified

Thus says the Lord, ‘If My covenant with day and night does not stand, and if I have not established the fixed patterns of heaven and earth, [the whole order of nature,]

Bible in Basic English

The Lord has said, If I have not made day and night, and if the limits of heaven and earth have not been fixed by me,

Darby Translation

Thus saith Jehovah: If my covenant of day and night stand not, if I have not appointed the ordinances of the heavens and the earth,

King James 2000

Thus says the LORD; If my covenant is not with day and night, and if I have not appointed the ordinances of heaven and earth;

Lexham Expanded Bible

Thus says Yahweh: 'If my covenant [with] day and [with] night, [the] regulations of heaven and earth, I had not established,

Modern King James verseion

So says Jehovah: If My covenant is not with day and night, and if I have not given the ordinances of the heavens and the earth,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Therefore thus sayeth the LORD: If I have made no covenant with day and night, and given no statute unto heaven and earth;

NET Bible

But I, the Lord, make the following promise: I have made a covenant governing the coming of day and night. I have established the fixed laws governing heaven and earth.

New Heart English Bible

Thus says the LORD: 'If my covenant of day and night fails, if I have not appointed the ordinances of heaven and earth;

The Emphasized Bible

Thus, saith Yahweh, If my covenant of day and night, the ordinances of the heavens and the earth, I did not appoint,

Webster

Thus saith the LORD; If my covenant is not with day and night, and if I have not appointed the ordinances of heaven and earth;

World English Bible

Thus says Yahweh: If my covenant of day and night fails, if I have not appointed the ordinances of heaven and earth;

Youngs Literal Translation

Thus said Jehovah: If My covenant is not daily and nightly, The statutes of heaven and earth I have not appointed --

Interlinear

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

Usage: 0

If my covenant
בּרית 
B@riyth 
Usage: 284

be not with day
יומם 
Yowmam 
Usage: 53

and night
לילה ליל ליל 
Layil 
Usage: 233

and if I have not appointed
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

חקּה 
Chuqqah 
Usage: 104

of heaven
שׁמה שׁמים 
Shamayim 
Usage: 420

References

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

God's Covenant With David

24 Sawest thou not what this people spake, saying, The two families which Jehovah chose in them, and he will reject them? and they will despise my people from being yet a nation before them. 25 Thus said Jehovah, If not my covenant of the day and of the night, the laws of the heavens and the earth I set not up. 26 Also the seed of Jacob, and David my servant, will I reject from taking from his seed those ruling over the seed of Abraham, Isaak, and Jacob for I will turn back their captivity, and I compassionated them.



Cross References

Psalm 74:16-17

To thee the day, also to thee the night: thou didst prepare the light and the sun.

Jeremiah 31:35-36

Thus said Jehovah, giving the sun for light the day, the laws of the moon and the stars for a light the night., causing the sea to tremble, and its waves shall roar; Jehovah of armies his name.

Genesis 8:22

Yet all the days of the earth, seed and harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, and day and night shall not cease.

Psalm 104:19

He made the moon for the appointments: the sun knew his going down.

Jeremiah 33:20

Thus said Jehovah, If ye shall break my covenant of the day and my covenant of the night, and there was not day and night in their season;

Genesis 9:9-17

And I, behold I establish my covenant with you and with your seed after you.

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