Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Take heart and be strong; for you will give to this people for their heritage the land which I gave by an oath to their fathers.

New American Standard Bible

Be strong and courageous, for you shall give this people possession of the land which I swore to their fathers to give them.

King James Version

Be strong and of a good courage: for unto this people shalt thou divide for an inheritance the land, which I sware unto their fathers to give them.

Holman Bible

“Be strong and courageous, for you will distribute the land I swore to their fathers to give them as an inheritance.

International Standard Version

"Be strong and courageous, because you'll be leading this people to inherit the land that I promised to give their ancestors.

A Conservative Version

Be strong and of good courage, for thou shall cause this people to inherit the land which I swore to their fathers to give them.

American Standard Version

Be strong and of good courage; for thou shalt cause this people to inherit the land which I sware unto their fathers to give them.

Amplified

Be strong and confident and courageous, for you will give this people as an inheritance the land which I swore to their fathers (ancestors) to give them.

Darby Translation

Be strong and courageous, for thou shalt cause this people to inherit the land which I have sworn unto their fathers to give them.

Julia Smith Translation

Be strong and be active; for thou shalt cause Israel to inherit the land which I sware to their fathers to give to them.

King James 2000

Be strong and of a good courage: for unto this people shall you divide for an inheritance the land, which I swore unto their fathers to give them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Be strong and courageous, for you will give the people this land as an inheritance that I swore to their ancestors to give them.

Modern King James verseion

Be strong and of good courage. For you shall divide for an inheritance to this people, the land which I swore to their fathers, to give it to them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Be strong and bold: for unto this people shalt thou divide the land which I sware unto their fathers to give them.

NET Bible

Be strong and brave! You must lead these people in the conquest of this land that I solemnly promised their ancestors I would hand over to them.

New Heart English Bible

Be strong and of good courage; for you shall cause this people to inherit the land which I swore to their fathers to give them.

The Emphasized Bible

Be firm and bold, - for, thou, shalt cause this people to inherit the land which I sware unto their fathers, - to give unto them.

Webster

Be strong and of a good courage: for to this people shalt thou divide for an inheritance the land which I swore to their fathers to give them.

World English Bible

"Be strong and courageous; for you shall cause this people to inherit the land which I swore to their fathers to give them.

Youngs Literal Translation

be strong and courageous, for thou -- thou dost cause this people to inherit the land which I have sworn to their fathers to give to them.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

שׁבע 
 
Usage: 186

to give
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

Context Readings

Joshua Addresses The Israelites

5 While you are living, all will give way before you: as I was with Moses, so I will be with you; I will not take away my help from you or give you up. 6 Take heart and be strong; for you will give to this people for their heritage the land which I gave by an oath to their fathers. 7 Only take heart and be very strong; take care to do all the law which Moses my servant gave you, not turning from it to the right hand or to the left, so that you may do well in all your undertakings.


Cross References

Joshua 1:7

Only take heart and be very strong; take care to do all the law which Moses my servant gave you, not turning from it to the right hand or to the left, so that you may do well in all your undertakings.

Joshua 1:9

Have I not given you your orders? Take heart and be strong; have no fear and do not be troubled; for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go,

Genesis 26:3

Keep in this land, and I will be with you and give you my blessing; for to you and to your seed will I give all these lands, giving effect to the oath which I made to your father Abraham;

Numbers 34:17-29

These are the names of the men who are to make the distribution of the land among you: Eleazar the priest and Joshua, the son of Nun.

Deuteronomy 31:6-7

Be strong and take heart, and have no fear of them: for it is the Lord your God who is going with you; he will not take away his help from you.

Deuteronomy 31:23

Then he gave orders to Joshua, the son of Nun, saying to him, Be strong and take heart: for you are to go at the head of the children of Israel into the land which I made an oath to give them; and I will be with you.

1 Samuel 4:9

Be strong, O Philistines, be men! Do not be servants to the Hebrews as they have been to you: go forward to the fight without fear.

1 Kings 2:2

I am going the way of all the earth: so be strong and be a man;

1 Chronicles 22:13

And all will go well for you, if you take care to keep the laws and the rules which the Lord gave to Moses for Israel: be strong and take heart; have no fear and do not be troubled.

1 Chronicles 28:10

Now then, take note; for the Lord has made selection of you to be the builder of a house for the holy place. Be strong and do it.

2 Chronicles 32:7-8

Be strong and take heart; have no fear, and do not be troubled on account of the king of Assyria and all the great army with him: for there is a greater with us.

Psalm 27:14

Let your hope be in the Lord: take heart and be strong; yes, let your hope be in the Lord.

Isaiah 35:3-4

Make strong the feeble hands, give support to the shaking knees.

Daniel 10:19

And he said to me, O man greatly loved, have no fear: peace be with you, be strong and let your heart be lifted up. And at his words I became strong, and said, Let my lord say on, for you have given me strength.

Haggai 2:4

But now be strong, O Zerubbabel, says the Lord; and be strong, O Joshua, son of Jehozadak, the high priest; and be strong, all you people of the land, says the Lord, and get to work: for I am with you, says the Lord of armies:

Zechariah 8:9

This is what the Lord of armies has said: Let your hands be strong, you who are now hearing these words from the mouths of the prophets, that is to say, in the days when the base of the house of the Lord of armies has been put in place for the building of the house, that is the Temple.

Ephesians 6:10

Lastly, be strong in the Lord, and in the strength of his power.

2 Timothy 2:1

So then, my child, be strong in the grace which is in Christ Jesus.

1 Corinthians 16:13

Be on the watch, unmoved in the faith, and be strong like men.

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