Joel 2:18



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Then the LORD will be zealous for His land And will have pity on His people.

King James Version

Then will the LORD be jealous for his land, and pity his people.

International Standard Version

Then the LORD will show great concern for his land, and will have compassion on his people.

A Conservative Version

Then LORD was jealous for his land, and had pity on his people.

American Standard Version

Then was Jehovah jealous for his land, and had pity on his people.

Amplified

Then was the Lord jealous for His land and had pity on His people.

Bible in Basic English

Then the Lord had a care for the honour of his land and had pity on his people.

Darby Translation

Then Jehovah will be jealous for his land, and will have pity on his people.

Holman Bible

Then the Lord became jealous for His land and spared His people.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then the LORD will be jealous for his earth and forgive his people.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jehovah will be jealous for his land, and he will pity. for his people.

King James 2000

Then will the LORD be jealous for his land, and pity his people.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Yahweh became jealous for his land and took pity on his people.

Modern King James verseion

Then Jehovah will be jealous for His land and pity His people.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the LORD envied for his land's sake and had compassion on his people.

NET Bible

Then the Lord became zealous for his land; he had compassion on his people.

New Heart English Bible

Then the LORD was jealous for his land, And had pity on his people.

New simplified Bible

Jehovah was zealous for his land, and had pity on his people.

The Emphasized Bible

And Yahweh became jealous for his land, - and took pity on his people;

Webster

Then will the LORD be jealous for his land, and pity his people.

World English Bible

Then Yahweh was jealous for his land, And had pity on his people.

Youngs Literal Translation

And let Jehovah be zealous for His land, And have pity on His people.

Interlinear

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

Usage: 0

קנא 
Qana' 
Usage: 34

ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

and pity
חמל 
Chamal 
Usage: 41

Context Readings

The Response And Promise Of Yahweh

17 Let the priests, the LORD'S ministers, Weep between the porch and the altar, And let them say, "Spare Your people, O LORD, And do not make Your inheritance a reproach, A byword among the nations Why should they among the peoples say, 'Where is their God?'" 18 Then the LORD will be zealous for His land And will have pity on His people. 19 The LORD will answer and say to His people, "Behold, I am going to send you grain, new wine and oil, And you will be satisfied in full with them; And I will never again make you a reproach among the nations.


Cross References

Zechariah 1:14

So the angel who was speaking with me said to me, "Proclaim, saying, 'Thus says the LORD of hosts, "I am exceedingly jealous for Jerusalem and Zion.

Zechariah 8:2

"Thus says the LORD of hosts, 'I am exceedingly jealous for Zion, yes, with great wrath I am jealous for her.'

Psalm 103:13

Just as a father has compassion on his children, So the LORD has compassion on those who fear Him.

Isaiah 60:10

"Foreigners will build up your walls, And their kings will minister to you; For in My wrath I struck you, And in My favor I have had compassion on you.

Isaiah 63:9

In all their affliction He was afflicted, And the angel of His presence saved them; In His love and in His mercy He redeemed them, And He lifted them and carried them all the days of old.

Isaiah 63:15

Look down from heaven and see from Your holy and glorious habitation; Where are Your zeal and Your mighty deeds? The stirrings of Your heart and Your compassion are restrained toward me.

Deuteronomy 32:16

"They made Him jealous with strange gods; With abominations they provoked Him to anger.

Deuteronomy 32:36

"For the LORD will vindicate His people, And will have compassion on His servants, When He sees that their strength is gone, And there is none remaining, bond or free.

Deuteronomy 32:43

"Rejoice, O nations, with His people; For He will avenge the blood of His servants, And will render vengeance on His adversaries, And will atone for His land and His people."

Judges 10:16

So they put away the foreign gods from among them and served the LORD; and He could bear the misery of Israel no longer.

Psalm 103:17

But the lovingkindness of the LORD is from everlasting to everlasting on those who fear Him, And His righteousness to children's children,

Isaiah 42:13

The LORD will go forth like a warrior, He will arouse His zeal like a man of war He will utter a shout, yes, He will raise a war cry He will prevail against His enemies.

Jeremiah 31:20

"Is Ephraim My dear son? Is he a delightful child? Indeed, as often as I have spoken against him, I certainly still remember him; Therefore My heart yearns for him; I will surely have mercy on him," declares the LORD.

Lamentations 3:22

The LORD'S lovingkindnesses indeed never cease, For His compassions never fail.

Hosea 11:8-9

How can I give you up, O Ephraim? How can I surrender you, O Israel? How can I make you like Admah? How can I treat you like Zeboiim? My heart is turned over within Me, All My compassions are kindled.

Luke 15:20

"So he got up and came to his father. But while he was still a long way off, his father saw him and felt compassion for him, and ran and embraced him and kissed him.

James 5:11

We count those blessed who endured You have heard of the endurance of Job and have seen the outcome of the Lord's dealings, that the Lord is full of compassion and is merciful.

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