Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 No one will stand before you all the days of your life. [Just] as I was with Moses, [so] will I be with you; I will not fail you, and I will not forsake you. 6 Be strong and courageous, for you will give the people this land as an inheritance that I swore to their ancestors to give them. 7 Only be strong and very courageous {to observe diligently the whole law} that Moses my servant commanded you. Do not turn aside from it, [to] the right or left, so that you may succeed {wherever you go}.


Cross References

Joshua 1:7

Only be strong and very courageous {to observe diligently the whole law} that Moses my servant commanded you. Do not turn aside from it, [to] the right or left, so that you may succeed {wherever you go}.

Joshua 1:9

Did I not command you? Be strong and courageous! Do not fear or be dismayed, for Yahweh your God is with you {wherever you go}."

Genesis 26:3

Dwell as an alien in this land, and I will be with you, and will bless you, for I will give all these lands to you and to your descendants, and I will establish the oath that I swore to Abraham you father.

Numbers 34:17-29

"These [are] the names of the men who divide up the land for your inheritance: Eleazar the priest and Joshua son of Nun.

Deuteronomy 31:6-7

Be strong and be courageous; you should not be afraid, and you {should not be in dread from their presence}, for Yahweh your God [is] the [one] going with you; he will not leave you alone and he will not forsake you."

Deuteronomy 31:23

Then he told Joshua the son of Nun, and said [to him], "Be strong and be courageous, for you shall bring the {Israelites} into the land that I swore to them, and I will be with you."

1 Samuel 4:9

Take courage and be men, [you] Philistines, lest you end up serving the Hebrews just like they have served you. Be men and fight!"

1 Kings 2:2

"I [am about to] go the way of all the world. Be strong and be {courageous}.

1 Chronicles 22:13

Then you will prosper if you take care to do the statutes and judgments which Yahweh commanded Moses concerning Israel. Be strong and be courageous; fear not and do not be dismayed.

1 Chronicles 28:10

Look now, for Yahweh has chosen you to build a house for the sanctuary; be strong and do it!"

2 Chronicles 32:7-8

"Be strong! Be courageous! Do not fear and do not be dismayed before the king of Assyria and before all the crowd that [is] with him, for [there are] more with us than with him.

Psalm 27:14

Wait for Yahweh. Be strong and let your heart show strength, and wait for Yahweh.

Isaiah 35:3-4

Strengthen [the] weak hands and make [the] staggering knees firm.

Daniel 10:19

And he said, "You must not fear, beloved man. {Peace be to you}; be strong and be courageous!" And {when he spoke} with me, I was strengthened and I said, "Let my lord speak, for you have strengthened me."

Haggai 2:4

'But now take courage, Zerubbabel,' {declares} Yahweh. 'Take courage, Joshua son of Jehozadak, the high priest, and take courage, all the people of the land,' {declares} Yahweh. 'Do the work, because I [am] with you,' {declares} Yahweh of hosts,

Zechariah 8:9

"Thus says Yahweh of hosts: 'Let your hands be strong, you who are hearing in these days these words from the mouth of the prophets who [were present] on [the] day {the foundation was laid for the rebuilding of the temple, the house of Yahweh of hosts}.

Ephesians 6:10

Finally, become strong in the Lord and in the might of his strength.

2 Timothy 2:1

You, therefore, my child, be strong in the grace [that is] in Christ Jesus,

1 Corinthians 16:13

Be on the alert, stand firm in the faith, act courageously, be strong.

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