Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

And he spake also unto the men of Penuel, saying, When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower.

New American Standard Bible

So he spoke also to the men of Penuel, saying, “When I return safely, I will tear down this tower.”

King James Version

And he spake also unto the men of Penuel, saying, When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower.

Holman Bible

He also told the men of Penuel, “When I return in peace, I will tear down this tower!”

International Standard Version

So he responded the same way to the men of Penuel, "When I come back safely, I'm going to tear down this tower."

A Conservative Version

And he spoke also to the men of Penuel, saying, When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower.

Amplified

So Gideon said also to the men of Penuel, “When I come again in peace, I will tear down this tower.”

Bible in Basic English

So he said to the men of Penuel, When I come back in peace, I will have this tower broken down.

Darby Translation

And he said to the men of Penu'el, "When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower."

Julia Smith Translation

And he will say also to the men of Penuel, saying, In my turning back in peace I will break down this tower.

King James 2000

And he spoke also unto the men of Penuel, saying, When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he said also to the men of Penuel, saying, "When I return {safely}, I will tear down this tower."

Modern King James verseion

And he spoke also to the men of Penuel, saying, When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said also unto the men of Phanuel, "When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower."

NET Bible

He also threatened the men of Penuel, warning, "When I return victoriously, I will tear down this tower."

New Heart English Bible

He spoke also to the men of Penuel, saying, "When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower."

The Emphasized Bible

So he spake to the men of Penuel also, saying, - When I return with success, I will break down this tower.

Webster

And he spoke also to the men of Penuel, saying, When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower.

World English Bible

He spoke also to the men of Penuel, saying, "When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower."

Youngs Literal Translation

And he speaketh also to the men of Penuel, saying, 'In my turning back in peace, I break down this tower.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
also unto the men
אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

of Penuel
פּניאל פּנוּאל 
P@nuw'el 
Usage: 9

שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

in peace
שׁלם שׁלום 
Shalowm 
Usage: 236

I will break down
נתץ 
Nathats 
Usage: 42

References

Context Readings

Gideon Pursues The Kings Of Midian

8 And he went up thence to Penuel, and spake unto them in like manner; and the men of Penuel answered him as the men of Succoth had answered. 9 And he spake also unto the men of Penuel, saying, When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower. 10 Now Zebah and Zalmunna were in Karkor, and their hosts with them, about fifteen thousand men, all that were left of all the host of the children of the east; for there fell a hundred and twenty thousand men that drew sword.



Cross References

Judges 8:17

And he brake down the tower of Penuel, and slew the men of the city.

1 Kings 22:27-28

and say, Thus saith the king, Put this fellow in the prison, and feed him with bread of affliction and with water of affliction, until I come in peace.

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