Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"If you return to the Almighty, you will be restored; If you remove unrighteousness far from your tent,

King James Version

If thou return to the Almighty, thou shalt be built up, thou shalt put away iniquity far from thy tabernacles.

Holman Bible

If you return to the Almighty, you will be renewed.
If you banish injustice from your tent

International Standard Version

"If you return to the Almighty you'll be restored, as you remove iniquity from your household.

A Conservative Version

If thou return to the Almighty, thou shall be built up, thou put away unrighteousness far from thy tents.

American Standard Version

If thou return to the Almighty, thou shalt be built up, If thou put away unrighteousness far from thy tents.

Amplified

If you return to the Almighty [and submit and humble yourself before Him], you will be built up; if you put away unrighteousness far from your tents,

Bible in Basic English

If you come back to the Ruler of all, making yourself low before him; if you put evil far away from your tents;

Darby Translation

If thou return to the Almighty, thou shalt be built up. If thou remove unrighteousness far from thy tents,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

If thou return to the Almighty, thou shalt be built up, thou shalt put away iniquity far from thy tent;

Julia Smith Translation

If thou wilt turn back even to the Almighty, thou shalt be built up, thou shalt remove iniquity far off from thy tent

King James 2000

If you return to the Almighty, you shall be built up, you shall put away iniquity far from your tents.

Lexham Expanded Bible

If you return to Shaddai, you will be restored; [if] you remove wickedness from your tent,

Modern King James verseion

If you return to the Almighty, you shall be built up; you shall put away injustice far from your tents.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For if thou wilt turn to the Almighty, thou shalt stand fast, and all unrighteousness shall be far from thy dwelling:

NET Bible

If you return to the Almighty, you will be built up; if you remove wicked behavior far from your tent,

New Heart English Bible

If you return to Shaddai, you shall be built up, if you put away unrighteousness far from your tents.

The Emphasized Bible

If thou return unto the Almighty and submit thyself, if thou far remove perversity from thy tent,

Webster

If thou shalt return to the Almighty, thou shalt be built up, thou shalt put away iniquity far from thy tabernacles.

World English Bible

If you return to the Almighty, you shall be built up, if you put away unrighteousness far from your tents.

Youngs Literal Translation

If thou dost return unto the Mighty Thou art built up, Thou puttest iniquity far from thy tents.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
If thou return
שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

to the Almighty
שׁדּי 
Shadday 
Usage: 48

thou shalt be built up
בּנה 
Banah 
Usage: 376

thou shalt put away
רחק 
Rachaq 
...far, ...off, ...away, remove, good way
Usage: 57

עלה עולה עולה עול עול 
`evel 
Usage: 53

far
רחק 
Rachaq 
...far, ...off, ...away, remove, good way
Usage: 57

Context Readings

Eliphaz's Third Speech

22 "Please receive instruction from His mouth And establish His words in your heart. 23 "If you return to the Almighty, you will be restored; If you remove unrighteousness far from your tent, 24 And place your gold in the dust, And the gold of Ophir among the stones of the brooks,



Cross References

Job 11:13-14

"If you would direct your heart right And spread out your hand to Him,

Zechariah 1:3

"Therefore say to them, 'Thus says the LORD of hosts, "Return to Me," declares the LORD of hosts, "that I may return to you," says the LORD of hosts.

Job 8:5-6

"If you would seek God And implore the compassion of the Almighty,

Joshua 7:13-16

"Rise up! Consecrate the people and say, 'Consecrate yourselves for tomorrow, for thus the LORD, the God of Israel, has said, "There are things under the ban in your midst, O Israel. You cannot stand before your enemies until you have removed the things under the ban from your midst."

Job 12:14

"Behold, He tears down, and it cannot be rebuilt; He imprisons a man, and there can be no release.

Job 18:15

"There dwells in his tent nothing of his; Brimstone is scattered on his habitation.

Isaiah 19:22

The LORD will strike Egypt, striking but healing; so they will return to the LORD, and He will respond to them and will heal them.

Isaiah 31:6

Return to Him from whom you have deeply defected, O sons of Israel.

Isaiah 33:15

He who walks righteously and speaks with sincerity, He who rejects unjust gain And shakes his hands so that they hold no bribe; He who stops his ears from hearing about bloodshed And shuts his eyes from looking upon evil;

Isaiah 55:6-7

Seek the LORD while He may be found; Call upon Him while He is near.

Jeremiah 31:4

"Again I will build you and you will be rebuilt, O virgin of Israel! Again you will take up your tambourines, And go forth to the dances of the merrymakers.

Hosea 14:1-2

Return, O Israel, to the LORD your God, For you have stumbled because of your iniquity.

Zechariah 5:3-4

Then he said to me, "This is the curse that is going forth over the face of the whole land; surely everyone who steals will be purged away according to the writing on one side, and everyone who swears will be purged away according to the writing on the other side.

Acts 26:20

but kept declaring both to those of Damascus first, and also at Jerusalem and then throughout all the region of Judea, and even to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, performing deeds appropriate to repentance.

Colossians 2:7

having been firmly rooted and now being built up in Him and established in your faith, just as you were instructed, and overflowing with gratitude.

2 Timothy 2:19

Nevertheless, the firm foundation of God stands, having this seal, "The Lord knows those who are His," and, "Everyone who names the name of the Lord is to abstain from wickedness."

Jude 1:20

But you, beloved, building yourselves up on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit,

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