Parallel Verses

Amplified

Acquaint now yourself with Him [agree with God and show yourself to be conformed to His will] and be at peace; by that [you shall prosper and great] good shall come to you.

New American Standard Bible

"Yield now and be at peace with Him; Thereby good will come to you.

King James Version

Acquaint now thyself with him, and be at peace: thereby good shall come unto thee.

Holman Bible

Come to terms with God and be at peace;
in this way good will come to you.

International Standard Version

"Get to know God, and you'll be at peace with him, and then prosperity will come to you.

A Conservative Version

Acquaint now thyself with him, and be at peace. By this good shall come to thee.

American Standard Version

Acquaint now thyself with him, and be at peace: Thereby good shall come unto thee.

Bible in Basic English

Put yourself now in a right relation with him and be at peace: so will you do well in your undertakings.

Darby Translation

Reconcile thyself now with him, and be at peace: thereby good shall come unto thee.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Make up thy friendship now with him, and thou shalt have peace; thereby good shall come unto thee.

Julia Smith Translation

Be acquainted now with him, and be safe: by them shall good come to thee.

King James 2000

Acquaint now yourself with him, and be at peace: thereby good shall come unto you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Please reconcile yourself with him, and be at peace; {in this way}, good will come to you.

Modern King James verseion

Now be of service with Him, and be at peace. Good shall come to you by them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Therefore reconcile thee unto God, and be content, so shall all things prosper with thee right well.

NET Bible

"Reconcile yourself with God, and be at peace with him; in this way your prosperity will be good.

New Heart English Bible

"Acquaint yourself with him, now, and be at peace. Thereby good shall come to you.

The Emphasized Bible

Shew thyself to be one with him - I pray thee - and prosper, thereby, shall there come on thee blessing.

Webster

Acquaint now thyself with him, and be at peace: by this good shall come to thee.

World English Bible

"Acquaint yourself with him, now, and be at peace. Thereby good shall come to you.

Youngs Literal Translation

Acquaint thyself, I pray thee, with Him, And be at peace, Thereby thine increase is good.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
now thyself with him, and be at peace
שׁלם 
Shalam 
Usage: 116


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

References

Easton

Context Readings

Eliphaz's Third Speech

20 Surely those who rose up against us are cut off, and that which remained to them the fire has consumed. 21 Acquaint now yourself with Him [agree with God and show yourself to be conformed to His will] and be at peace; by that [you shall prosper and great] good shall come to you. 22 Receive, I pray you, the law and instruction from His mouth and lay up His words in your heart.



Cross References

1 Chronicles 28:9

And you, Solomon my son, know the God of your father [have personal knowledge of Him, be acquainted with, and understand Him; appreciate, heed, and cherish Him] and serve Him with a blameless heart and a willing mind. For the Lord searches all hearts and minds and understands all the wanderings of the thoughts. If you seek Him [inquiring for and of Him and requiring Him as your first and vital necessity] you will find Him; but if you forsake Him, He will cast you off forever!

Psalm 34:10

The young lions lack food and suffer hunger, but they who seek (inquire of and require) the Lord [by right of their need and on the authority of His Word], none of them shall lack any beneficial thing.

Isaiah 27:5

Or else [if all Israel would escape being burned up together there is but one alternative], let them take hold of My strength and make complete surrender to My protection, that they may make peace with Me! Yes, let them make peace with Me!

Isaiah 57:19-21

Peace, peace, to him who is far off [both Jew and Gentile] and to him who is near! says the Lord; I create the fruit of his lips, and I will heal him [make his lips blossom anew with speech in thankful praise].

Matthew 5:25

Come to terms quickly with your accuser while you are on the way traveling with him, lest your accuser hand you over to the judge, and the judge to the guard, and you be put in prison.

John 17:3

And this is eternal life: [it means] to know (to perceive, recognize, become acquainted with, and understand) You, the only true and real God, and [likewise] to know Him, Jesus [as the] Christ (the Anointed One, the Messiah), Whom You have sent.

Acts 10:36

You know the contents of the message which He sent to Israel, announcing the good news (Gospel) of peace by Jesus Christ, Who is Lord of all -- "

2 Corinthians 4:6

For God Who said, Let light shine out of darkness, has shone in our hearts so as [to beam forth] the Light for the illumination of the knowledge of the majesty and glory of God [as it is manifest in the Person and is revealed] in the face of Jesus Christ (the Messiah).

2 Corinthians 5:20

So we are Christ's ambassadors, God making His appeal as it were through us. We [as Christ's personal representatives] beg you for His sake to lay hold of the divine favor [now offered you] and be reconciled to God.

Ephesians 2:14-17

For He is [Himself] our peace (our bond of unity and harmony). He has made us both [Jew and Gentile] one [body], and has broken down (destroyed, abolished) the hostile dividing wall between us,

Philippians 4:7

And God's peace [shall be yours, that tranquil state of a soul assured of its salvation through Christ, and so fearing nothing from God and being content with its earthly lot of whatever sort that is, that peace] which transcends all understanding shall garrison and mount guard over your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus.

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