Parallel Verses

NET Bible

Our fathers worshiped on this mountain, and you people say that the place where people must worship is in Jerusalem."

New American Standard Bible

Our fathers worshiped in this mountain, and you people say that in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship.”

King James Version

Our fathers worshipped in this mountain; and ye say, that in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship.

Holman Bible

Our fathers worshiped on this mountain, yet you Jews say that the place to worship is in Jerusalem.”

International Standard Version

Our ancestors worshipped on this mountain. But you Jews say that the place where people should worship is in Jerusalem."

A Conservative Version

Our fathers worshiped on this mountain, and ye say that in Jerusalem is the place where it is necessary to worship.

American Standard Version

Our fathers worshipped in this mountain; and ye say, that in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship.

Amplified

Our fathers worshiped on this mountain, but you Jews say that the place where one ought to worship is in Jerusalem [at the temple].”

An Understandable Version

Our forefathers worshiped on this mountain [i.e., Mt. Gerizim, which was visible from where they were sitting]; but you say that Jerusalem is the place where people should worship [God]."

Anderson New Testament

Our fathers worshiped in this mountain, and you Jews say that in Jerusalem is the place where we ought to worship.

Bible in Basic English

Our fathers gave worship on this mountain, but you Jews say that the right place for worship is in Jerusalem.

Common New Testament

Our fathers worshiped on this mountain, and you Jews say that in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship."

Daniel Mace New Testament

our fathers worshipped upon this mountain; and you say, that Jerusalem is the place where we ought to perform our worship.

Darby Translation

Our fathers worshipped in this mountain, and ye say that in Jerusalem is the place where one must worship.

Godbey New Testament

Our fathers worshiped in this mountain; and you say, that in Jerusalem is the place where it behooveth to worship.

Goodspeed New Testament

Our forefathers worshiped God on this mountain, and yet you Jews say that the place where people must worship God is at Jerusalem."

John Wesley New Testament

Our fathers worshiped in this mountain: but ye say, that in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship.

Julia Smith Translation

Our fathers worshipped in this mount; and ye say, that in Jerusalem is the place where they must worship.

King James 2000

Our fathers worshiped in this mountain; and you say, that in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Our fathers worshiped on this mountain, and you [people] say that in Jerusalem is the place where it is necessary to worship."

Modern King James verseion

Our fathers worshiped in this mountain, and you say that in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Our fathers worshipped in this mountain: and ye say that in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship."

Moffatt New Testament

Now our ancestors worshipped on this mountain, whereas you Jews declare the proper place for worship is at Jerusalem."

Montgomery New Testament

"Our forefathers worshiped in this mountain, yet you Jews say that in Jerusalem is the place where one must worship."

New Heart English Bible

Our fathers worshiped in this mountain, and you say that in Jerusalem is the place where people ought to worship."

Noyes New Testament

Our fathers worshipped on this mountain; and ye say, that in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship.

Sawyer New Testament

Our fathers worshipped in this mountain, and you say that Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship.

The Emphasized Bible

Our fathers, in this mountain, worshipped; and, ye, say, that, in Jerusalem, is the place, where, to worship, it behoveth.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Our fathers worshipped in this mountain; and ye affirm, That the place where we ought to worship is at Jerusalem.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"It was on this mountain that our ancestors worshiped; and yet you Jews say that the proper place for worship is in Jerusalem."

Webster

Our fathers worshiped in this mountain; and ye say, that in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship.

Weymouth New Testament

Our forefathers worshipped on this mountain, but you Jews say that the place where people must worship is in Jerusalem."

Williams New Testament

Our forefathers worshiped on this mountain, but you Jews say that Jerusalem is the place where people ought to worship Him."

World English Bible

Our fathers worshiped in this mountain, and you Jews say that in Jerusalem is the place where people ought to worship."

Worrell New Testament

Our fathers worshiped in this mountain; and ye say that in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship."

Worsley New Testament

Our fathers worshipped on this mountain, and ye say that in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship.

Youngs Literal Translation

our fathers in this mountain did worship, and ye -- ye say that in Jerusalem is the place where it behoveth to worship.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Our
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

προσκυνέω 
Proskuneo 
Usage: 49

in
ἐν 
En 
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128
Usage: 2128

τούτῳ 
Touto 
Usage: 68

ὄρος 
Oros 
Usage: 55

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

ye
ὑμείς 
Humeis 
ye, ye yourselves, you, not tr
Usage: 120

say
λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

Ἱεροσόλυμα 
Hierosoluma 
Usage: 54

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

the place
τόπος 
Topos 
Usage: 75

ὅπου 
Hopou 
Usage: 42

δεῖ 
Dei 
Usage: 72

Context Readings

Conversation With A Samaritan Woman

19 The woman said to him, "Sir, I see that you are a prophet. 20 Our fathers worshiped on this mountain, and you people say that the place where people must worship is in Jerusalem." 21 Jesus said to her, "Believe me, woman, a time is coming when you will worship the Father neither on this mountain nor in Jerusalem.



Cross References

Genesis 12:6-7

Abram traveled through the land as far as the oak tree of Moreh at Shechem. (At that time the Canaanites were in the land.)

Deuteronomy 11:29

When the Lord your God brings you into the land you are to possess, you must pronounce the blessing on Mount Gerizim and the curse on Mount Ebal.

Deuteronomy 27:12

"The following tribes must stand to bless the people on Mount Gerizim when you cross the Jordan: Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, Joseph, and Benjamin.

Genesis 33:18-20

After he left Paddan Aram, Jacob came safely to the city of Shechem in the land of Canaan, and he camped near the city.

Deuteronomy 12:5-11

But you must seek only the place he chooses from all your tribes to establish his name as his place of residence, and you must go there.

Joshua 8:33-35

All the people, rulers, leaders, and judges were standing on either side of the ark, in front of the Levitical priests who carried the ark of the covenant of the Lord. Both resident foreigners and native Israelites were there. Half the people stood in front of Mount Gerizim and the other half in front of Mount Ebal, as Moses the Lord's servant had previously instructed to them to do for the formal blessing ceremony.

Judges 9:6-7

All the leaders of Shechem and Beth Millo assembled and then went and made Abimelech king by the oak near the pillar in Shechem.

1 Kings 9:3

The Lord said to him, "I have answered your prayer and your request for help that you made to me. I have consecrated this temple you built by making it my permanent home; I will be constantly present there.

2 Kings 17:26-33

The king of Assyria was told, "The nations whom you deported and settled in the cities of Samaria do not know the requirements of the God of the land, so he has sent lions among them. They are killing the people because they do not know the requirements of the God of the land."

1 Chronicles 21:26

David built there an altar to the Lord and offered burnt sacrifices and peace offerings. He called out to the Lord, and the Lord responded by sending fire from the sky and consuming the burnt sacrifice on the altar.

1 Chronicles 22:1

David then said, "This is the place where the temple of the Lord God will be, along with the altar for burnt sacrifices for Israel."

2 Chronicles 6:6

But now I have chosen Jerusalem as a place to live, and I have chosen David to lead my people Israel.'

2 Chronicles 7:12

the Lord appeared to Solomon at night and said to him: "I have answered your prayer and chosen this place to be my temple where sacrifices are to be made.

2 Chronicles 7:16

Now I have chosen and consecrated this temple by making it my permanent home; I will be constantly present there.

Psalm 78:68

He chose the tribe of Judah, and Mount Zion, which he loves.

Psalm 87:1-2

Written by the Korahites; a psalm, a song. The Lord's city is in the holy hills.

Psalm 132:13

Certainly the Lord has chosen Zion; he decided to make it his home.

Luke 9:53

but the villagers refused to welcome him, because he was determined to go to Jerusalem.

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