Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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 man will be able to stand before you all the days of your life. As I was with Moses, so I will be with you. I will not fail you nor forsake you. 6 "Be strong and courageous; for you shall cause this people to inherit the land which I swore to their fathers to give them. 7 Only be strong and very courageous, to observe to do according to all the law, which Moses my servant commanded you. Don't turn from it to the right hand or to the left, that you may have good success wherever you go.


Cross References

Joshua 1:7

Only be strong and very courageous, to observe to do according to all the law, which Moses my servant commanded you. Don't turn from it to the right hand or to the left, that you may have good success wherever you go.

Joshua 1:9

Haven't I commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Don't be afraid, neither be dismayed: for Yahweh your God is with you wherever you go."

Genesis 26:3

Live in this land, and I will be with you, and will bless you. For to you, and to your seed, I will give all these lands, and I will establish the oath which I swore to Abraham your father.

Numbers 34:17-29

"These are the names of the men who shall divide the land to you for inheritance: Eleazar the priest, and Joshua the son of Nun.

Deuteronomy 31:6-7

Be strong and courageous, don't be afraid, nor be scared of them: for Yahweh your God, he it is who does go with you; he will not fail you, nor forsake you."

Deuteronomy 31:23

He commissioned Joshua the son of Nun, and said, "Be strong and courageous; for you shall bring the children of Israel into the land which I swore to them: and I will be with you."

1 Samuel 4:9

Be strong, and behave like men, O you Philistines, that you not be servants to the Hebrews, as they have been to you. Strengthen yourselves like men, and fight!"

1 Kings 2:2

"I am going the way of all the earth. You be strong therefore, and show yourself a man;

1 Chronicles 22:13

Then you will prosper, if you observe to do the statutes and the ordinances which Yahweh gave Moses concerning Israel. Be strong, and courageous. Don't be afraid, neither be dismayed.

1 Chronicles 28:10

Take heed 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 and courageous, don't be afraid nor dismayed for the king of Assyria, nor for all the multitude who is with him; for there is a greater with us than with him.

Psalm 27:14

Wait for Yahweh. Be strong, and let your heart take courage. Yes, wait for Yahweh. By David.

Isaiah 35:3-4

Strengthen the weak hands, and make firm the feeble knees.

Daniel 10:19

He said, "Greatly beloved man, don't be afraid: peace be to you, be strong, yes, be strong." When he spoke to me, I was strengthened, and said, "Let my lord speak; for you have strengthened me."

Haggai 2:4

Yet now be strong, Zerubbabel,' says Yahweh. 'Be strong, Joshua, son of Jehozadak, the high priest. Be strong, all you people of the land,' says Yahweh, 'and work, for I am with you,' says Yahweh of Armies.

Zechariah 8:9

Thus says Yahweh of Armies: "Let your hands be strong, you who hear in these days these words from the mouth of the prophets who were in the day that the foundation of the house of Yahweh of Armies was laid, even the temple, that it might be built.

Ephesians 6:10

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

2 Timothy 2:1

You therefore, my child, be strengthened in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

1 Corinthians 16:13

Watch! Stand firm in the faith! Be courageous! Be strong!

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