Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

And if you shall say, What shall we eat the seventh year? Behold, we shall not sow nor gather in our increase!

New American Standard Bible

'But if you say, "What are we going to eat on the seventh year if we do not sow or gather in our crops?"

King James Version

And if ye shall say, What shall we eat the seventh year? behold, we shall not sow, nor gather in our increase:

Holman Bible

If you wonder: 'What will we eat in the seventh year if we don't sow or gather our produce?'

International Standard Version

"Now if you ask, "What will we eat during the seventh year? After all, we may not plant or even gather our produce!'

A Conservative Version

And if ye shall say, What shall we eat the seventh year? Behold, we shall not sow, nor gather in our increase,

American Standard Version

And if ye shall say, What shall we eat the seventh year? Behold, we shall not sow, nor gather in our increase;

Amplified

And if you say, What shall we eat in the seventh year if we are not to sow or gather in our increase?

Bible in Basic English

And if you say, Where will our food come from in the seventh year, when we may not put in seed, or get in the increase

Darby Translation

And if ye say, What shall we eat in the seventh year? behold, we may not sow, nor gather in our produce;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And if ye shall say, What shall we eat the seventh year? behold, we shall not sow nor gather in our fruits,

Julia Smith Translation

And when ye shall say, What shall we eat in the seventh year? behold, we shall not sow and we shall not gather our produce.

King James 2000

And if you shall say, What shall we eat the seventh year? behold, we shall not sow, nor gather in our increase:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And if you should say, "What shall we eat in the seventh year, {if} we do not sow and we do not gather its yield?"

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"'If ye shall say: What shall we eat the seventh year inasmuch as we shall not sow nor gather in our increase?

NET Bible

If you say, 'What will we eat in the seventh year if we do not sow and gather our produce?'

New Heart English Bible

If you said, "What shall we eat the seventh year? Behold, we shall not sow, nor gather in our increase;"

The Emphasized Bible

And since ye may say, What shall we eat in the seventh year? Lo! we are not to sow, neither are we to gather our increase!

Webster

And if ye shall say, What shall we eat the seventh year? behold, we shall not sow nor gather in our increase:

World English Bible

If you said, "What shall we eat the seventh year? Behold, we shall not sow, nor gather in our increase;"

Youngs Literal Translation

'And when ye say, What do we eat in the seventh year, lo, we do not sow, nor gather our increase?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And if ye shall say

Usage: 0

אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

the seventh
שׁבעי שׁביעי 
Sh@biy`iy 
Usage: 98

שׁנה שׁנה 
Shaneh (in pl. only), 
Usage: 811

behold, we shall not sow
זרע 
Zara` 
Usage: 56

אסף 
'acaph 
Usage: 199

References

Context Readings

Release Of Landed Property

19 And the land shall yield its fruits, and you shall eat your fill and dwell in it in safety. 20 And if you shall say, What shall we eat the seventh year? Behold, we shall not sow nor gather in our increase! 21 Then I will command My blessing on you in the sixth year, and it shall bring forth fruit for three years.



Cross References

Leviticus 25:4

But in the seventh year shall be a sabbath of rest to the land, a sabbath for Jehovah. You shall neither sow your field, nor prune your vineyard.

Luke 12:29

And do not seek what you shall eat, nor what you shall drink, and stop being in anxiety.

Numbers 11:4

And the mixed multitude in their midst lusted with great lust. And the sons of Israel also turned and wept, and said, Who shall give us flesh to eat?

Numbers 11:13

From where should I get flesh to give to all this people? For they weep to me, saying, Give us flesh that we may eat.

2 Kings 6:15-17

And the servant of the man of God arose early and went out. And, behold, an army surrounded the city, and horses and chariots. And his servant said to him, Alas, my master! What shall we do?

2 Kings 7:2

And the third officer on whose hand the king leaned answered the man of God, and said, Behold, if Jehovah would make windows in heaven, then this thing might be. And he said, Behold, you shall see with your eyes, but you shall not eat of it.

2 Chronicles 25:9

And Amaziah said to the man of God, But what shall we do for the hundred talents which I have given to the army of Israel? And the man of God answered, Jehovah is able to give you much more than this.

Psalm 78:19-20

And they spoke against God; they said, Can God set a table in the wilderness?

Isaiah 1:2

Hear, O heavens, and give ear, O earth; for Jehovah has spoken, I have nursed and brought up sons, and they have rebelled against Me.

Matthew 6:25-34

Therefore I say to you, Do not be anxious for your life, what you shall eat, or what you shall drink; nor for your body, what you shall put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?

Matthew 8:26

And He said to them, Why are you afraid, little-faiths? Then He arose and rebuked the winds and the sea; and there was a great calm.

Philippians 4:6

Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God.

Hebrews 13:5-6

Let your way of life be without the love of money, and be content with such things as you have, for He has said, "Not at all will I leave you, not at all will I forsake you, never!"



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