Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Who is he that says, and it comes to pass, when the Lord commands it not?

New American Standard Bible

Who is there who speaks and it comes to pass, Unless the Lord has commanded it?

King James Version

Who is he that saith, and it cometh to pass, when the Lord commandeth it not?

Holman Bible

?MemWho is there who speaks and it happens,
unless the Lord has ordained it?

International Standard Version

Who can command, and it happens, without the Lord having ordered it?

A Conservative Version

Who is he that says, and it comes to pass, when LORD does not command it?

American Standard Version

Who is he that saith, and it cometh to pass, when the Lord commandeth it not?

Amplified

Who is he who speaks and it comes to pass, if the Lord has not authorized and commanded it?

Bible in Basic English

Who is able to say a thing, and give effect to it, if it has not been ordered by the Lord?

Darby Translation

Who is he that saith, and there cometh to pass, what the Lord hath not commanded?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Mem Who shall he be that saith that something comes which the Lord has not sent?

Julia Smith Translation

Who this saying, And it shall be Jehovah commanding not?

Lexham Expanded Bible

{Who can speak} and it will happen [if] the Lord has not commanded [it]?

Modern King James verseion

Who is this who speaks, and it occurs, when the Lord does not command it?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

{Mem} What is he then that sayeth, "There should something be done without the LORD's commandment:

NET Bible

(Mem) Whose command was ever fulfilled unless the Lord decreed it?

New Heart English Bible

Who can speak a thing and have it come to pass, unless the Lord has commanded it?

The Emphasized Bible

Who was it that spake, and it was done, when , My Lord, had not commanded?

Webster

Who is he that saith, and it cometh to pass, when the Lord commandeth it not?

World English Bible

Who is he who says, and it comes to pass, when the Lord doesn't command it?

Youngs Literal Translation

Who is this -- he hath said, and it is, And the Lord hath not commanded it?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Who is he that saith

Usage: 0

and it cometh to pass, when the Lord
אדני 
'Adonay 
Usage: 438

צוה 
Tsavah 
Usage: 494

References

Context Readings

Israel's Affliction

36 To subvert a man in his cause, the Lord approves not. 37 Who is he that says, and it comes to pass, when the Lord commands it not? 38 Out of the mouth of the most High proceeds not evil and good?



Cross References

Psalm 33:9-11

For he spoke, and it was done; he commanded, and it stood fast.

Proverbs 16:9

A man's heart plans his way: but the LORD directs his steps.

Proverbs 19:21

There are many plans in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand.

Proverbs 21:30

There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against the LORD.

Isaiah 46:10

Declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times the things that are not yet done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all my pleasure:

Daniel 4:35

And all the inhabitants of the earth are reputed as nothing: and he does according to his will in the army of heaven, and among the inhabitants of the earth: and none can restrain his hand, or say unto him, What do you?

Romans 9:15

For he says to Moses, I will have mercy on whom I will have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I will have compassion.

Ephesians 1:11

In whom also we have obtained an inheritance, being predestinated according to the purpose of him who works all things after the counsel of his own will:

James 4:13-15

Come now, you that say, Today or tomorrow we will go into such a city, and continue there a year, and buy and sell, and get gain:

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