Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

So it was continually; the cloud would cover it and the appearance of fire [by] night.

New American Standard Bible

So it was continuously; the cloud would cover it by day, and the appearance of fire by night.

King James Version

So it was alway: the cloud covered it by day, and the appearance of fire by night.

Holman Bible

It remained that way continuously: the cloud would cover it, appearing like fire at night.

International Standard Version

It was so continuously there was a cloud covering by day, and a fire cloud appeared at night.

A Conservative Version

So it was always: the cloud covered it, and the appearance of fire by night.

American Standard Version

So it was alway: the cloud covered it, and the appearance of fire by night.

Amplified

So it was constantly; the cloud covered it by day, and the appearance of fire by night.

Bible in Basic English

And so it was at all times: it was covered by the cloud, and by a light as of fire by night.

Darby Translation

So it was continually: the cloud covered it, and at night it was as the appearance of fire.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

So it was always: the cloud covered it, and the appearance of fire by night.

Julia Smith Translation

So shall it be always: the cloud shall cover it, and the appearance of fire by night

King James 2000

So it was always: the cloud covered it by day, and the appearance of fire by night.

Modern King James verseion

So it was always. The cloud covered it, and it looked like fire by night.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And so it was always, that the cloud covered it by day, and the similitude of fire by night.

NET Bible

This is the way it used to be continually: The cloud would cover it by day, and there was a fiery appearance by night.

New Heart English Bible

So it was continually. The cloud covered it, and the appearance of fire by night.

The Emphasized Bible

Thus, came it to pass continually, the cloud, covered it, - and an appearance of fire, by night;

Webster

So it was always; the cloud covered it by day, and the appearance of fire by night.

World English Bible

So it was continually. The cloud covered it, and the appearance of fire by night.

Youngs Literal Translation

so it is continually; the cloud covereth it, also the appearance of fire by night.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
the cloud
ענן 
`anan 
Usage: 87

כּסה 
Kacah 
Usage: 152

it by day, and the appearance
מראה 
Mar'eh 
Usage: 104

of fire
אשׁ 
'esh 
Usage: 378

Verse Info

Context Readings

The Cloud And The Fire

15 And on a day setting up the tabernacle, the cloud covered the tent of the tabernacle, the tent of the testimony; in the evening it was on the tabernacle as an appearance of fire until morning. 16 So it was continually; the cloud would cover it and the appearance of fire [by] night. 17 [Whenever] the cloud lifted up from on the tent, after that the {Israelites} would set out, and in the place where the cloud dwelled, there the {Israelites} camped.


Cross References

Nehemiah 9:12

You led them by day with a column of cloud and with a column of fire by night, to give them light on the way that they were to go.

Exodus 13:21-22

And Yahweh was going before them by day in a column of cloud to lead them [on] the way and [by] night in a column of fire to give light to them to go by day and night.

Exodus 40:38

For the cloud of Yahweh [was] on the tabernacle by day, and fire was on it [by] night before the eyes of all the house of Israel throughout all their journeys.

Numbers 9:18-22

On the {command of Yahweh} the {Israelites} would set out, and on the {command of Yahweh} they encamped; all the days that the cloud dwelled on the tabernacle they encamped.

Deuteronomy 1:33

{who goes} {before you} on your way, seeking a place for your encampment, in fire at night and in a cloud by day, to show you the way that {you should go}.

Nehemiah 9:19

But you in your many mercies did not abandon them in the desert. The column of cloud [that was] over them in the day did not cease to leave them on the way, and the column of fire by night [that] gave light to them on the way that they went.

Psalm 78:14

And he led them with the cloud by day, and all night with a fiery light.

Psalm 105:39

He spread out a cloud for a covering, and fire to give light at night.

Isaiah 4:5-6

Then Yahweh will create over all of the site of {Mount Zion} and over her assembly a cloud by day and smoke and the brightness of flaming fire [by] night. Indeed, over all [the] glory [there will be] a canopy,

1 Corinthians 10:1

For I do not want you to be ignorant, brothers, that our fathers were all under the cloud and all went through the sea,

2 Corinthians 5:19

namely, that God was in Christ reconciling the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and entrusting to us the message of reconciliation.

Revelation 21:3

And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, "Behold, the dwelling of God [is] with humanity, and he will take up residence with them, and they will be his people and God himself will be with them.

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