Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

If you stop following him, he will once again abandon them in the wilderness. You'll end up destroying this entire people."

New American Standard Bible

"For if you turn away from following Him, He will once more abandon them in the wilderness, and you will destroy all these people."

King James Version

For if ye turn away from after him, he will yet again leave them in the wilderness; and ye shall destroy all this people.

Holman Bible

If you turn back from following Him, He will once again leave this people in the wilderness, and you will destroy all of them.”

A Conservative Version

For if ye turn away from after him, he will yet again leave them in the wilderness, and ye will destroy all this people.

American Standard Version

For if ye turn away from after him, he will yet again leave them in the wilderness; and ye will destroy all this people.

Amplified

For if you turn from following Him, He will again abandon them in the wilderness, and you will destroy all this people.

Bible in Basic English

For if you are turned away from him, he will send them wandering again in the waste land; and you will be the cause of the destruction of all this people.

Darby Translation

If ye turn away from after him, he will yet again leave them in the wilderness; and ye shall destroy all this people.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For if ye turn away from after him, he will yet again leave you in the wilderness; and ye shall destroy all this people.

Julia Smith Translation

When ye shall turn back from after him, and he will add yet to leave him in the desert; and ye will destroy all this people.

King James 2000

For if you turn away from following him, he will yet again leave them in the wilderness; and you shall destroy all this people.

Lexham Expanded Bible

If you turn from following him, he will again abandon them in the wilderness, and you would have destroyed all these people."

Modern King James verseion

For if you turn away from after Him, He will yet again leave them in the wilderness. And you shall destroy all this people.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For if ye turn away from after him, he will yet again leave the people in the wilderness: so shall ye destroy all this folk."

NET Bible

For if you turn away from following him, he will once again abandon them in the wilderness, and you will be the reason for their destruction."

New Heart English Bible

For if you turn away from after him, he will yet again leave them in the wilderness; and you will destroy all this people."

The Emphasized Bible

If ye do turn away from following him, then will he yet again leave them behind in the desert, - so shall ye bring destruction upon all this people.

Webster

For if ye turn away from after him, he will yet again leave them in the wilderness; and he will destroy all this people.

World English Bible

For if you turn away from after him, he will yet again leave them in the wilderness; and you will destroy all this people."

Youngs Literal Translation

when ye turn back from after Him, then He hath added yet to leave him in the wilderness, and ye have done corruptly to all this people.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For if ye turn away
שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 488

him, he will yet again
יסף 
Yacaph 
Usage: 208

ינח 
Yanach 
Usage: 0

them in the wilderness
מדבּר 
Midbar 
Usage: 271

and ye shall destroy
שׁחת 
Shachath 
Usage: 146

References

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Gad And Reuben Inherit Gilead

14 And now, look! You're acting just like your ancestors, like a brood of sinful men, who are provoking the fierce anger of the LORD against the Israelis one step at a time. 15 If you stop following him, he will once again abandon them in the wilderness. You'll end up destroying this entire people." 16 Then they approached him and said, "Here's where we're going to build corrals for our cattle and cities for our families,



Cross References

2 Chronicles 15:2

so he went out to meet Asa and rebuked him:

Leviticus 26:14-18

"But if you won't listen to me and obey all these commands,

Numbers 14:30-35

You will certainly never enter the land about which I made an oath with my uplifted hand to settle you in it, except for Jephunneh's son Caleb and Nun's son Joshua.

Deuteronomy 28:15-68

"But if you don't obey the LORD your God and faithfully carry out all his commands and statutes that I'm giving you today, then all these curses will come upon you and overwhelm you:

Deuteronomy 30:17-19

But if you turn your heart away, and do not obey, but instead if you stray away to worship and serve other gods,

Joshua 22:16-18

"This is what the entire community of the LORD has to say: "What is this treacherous act by which you have acted deceitfully against the God of Israel by turning away from following the LORD today, and by building yourselves an altar today, so you can rebel against the LORD?

2 Chronicles 7:19-22

"But if you turn away and abandon my statutes and my commands that I have given you, and if you walk away to serve other gods and worship them,

Jeremiah 38:23

"They'll bring all your women and children out to the Chaldeans, and you won't escape from their hand. Indeed, you will be seized by the hand of the king of Babylon, and this city will be burned with fire."

Matthew 18:7

How terrible it will be for the world due to its temptations to sin! Temptations to sin are bound to happen, but how terrible it will be for that person who causes someone to sin!

Romans 14:15

For if your brother is being hurt by what you eat, you are no longer acting in love. Do not destroy the person for whom the Messiah died by what you eat.

Romans 14:20-21

Do not destroy God's action for the sake of food. Everything is clean, but it is wrong to make another person stumble because of what you eat.

1 Corinthians 8:11-12

In that case, the weak brother for whom the Messiah died is ruined by your knowledge.

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