Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

Your servants take pleasure in her stones, and show favor to its dust.

New American Standard Bible

Surely Your servants find pleasure in her stones
And feel pity for her dust.

King James Version

For thy servants take pleasure in her stones, and favour the dust thereof.

Holman Bible

For Your servants take delight in its stones
and favor its dust.

International Standard Version

Your servants take pleasure in its stones and delight in its debris.

A Conservative Version

For thy servants take pleasure in her stones, and have pity upon her dust.

American Standard Version

For thy servants take pleasure in her stones, And have pity upon her dust.

Amplified


For Your servants find [melancholy] pleasure in the stones [of her ruins]
And feel pity for her dust.

Darby Translation

For thy servants take pleasure in her stones, and favour her dust.

Julia Smith Translation

For thy servants delighted in her stones, and they will compassionate her dust

King James 2000

For your servants take pleasure in her stones, and favor the dust thereof.

Modern King James verseion

For Your servants take pleasure in its stones, and pity its dust.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And why? Thy servants think upon her stones, and it pitieth them to see her in the dust.

NET Bible

Indeed, your servants take delight in her stones, and feel compassion for the dust of her ruins.

New Heart English Bible

For your servants take pleasure in her stones, and have pity on her dust.

The Emphasized Bible

Seeing that thy servants, take pleasure, in her stones, And, her dust, they favour:

Webster

For thy servants take pleasure in her stones, and favor the dust thereof.

World English Bible

For your servants take pleasure in her stones, and have pity on her dust.

Youngs Literal Translation

For Thy servants have been pleased with her stones, And her dust they favour.

References

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Verse Info

Context Readings

Affliction In Light Of Eternity

13 You rise up and take pity on Zion, because [it is] time to favor it, for [the] appointed time has come. 14 Your servants take pleasure in her stones, and show favor to its dust. 15 Then [the] nations will fear the name of Yahweh, and all the kings of the earth your glory.


Cross References

Nehemiah 4:2

Then he said before his brothers and the army of Samaria, "What are the feeble Jews doing? Will they restore [these things] for themselves? Will they sacrifice? Will they finish it in a day? Will they revive the stones from the piles of rubble--even those burned up?"

Ezra 1:5

So the heads of the {families} for Judah and Benjamin, and the priests and the Levites--to all whose spirit God had stirred--[prepared] to go up and build the house of Yahweh which is in Jerusalem.

Ezra 3:1-3

Now the seventh month drew near and the {Israelites} [were] in the cities, [so] the people gathered as {one} in Jerusalem.

Ezra 7:27

Blessed be Yahweh the God of our ancestors, who put this in the heart of the king to glorify the house of Yahweh in Jerusalem

Nehemiah 1:3

They replied to me, "The survivors in the province who have survived the captivity are in great trouble and disgrace. The wall of Jerusalem is broken down, and its gates have been burned in the fire."

Nehemiah 2:3

I said to the king, "May the king live forever! Why should my face not be sad when the city of my ancestors' burial site is ruined and her gates are consumed by fire?"

Nehemiah 2:17

Then I said to them, "You see the misery that we are in, that Jerusalem is ruined and its gates burned by the fire. Come, build the walls of Jerusalem and we shall no longer be a disgrace."

Nehemiah 4:6

So we rebuilt the wall, and all of the wall was joined up to half [its height]. For the people had a heart to do [it].

Nehemiah 4:10

But Judah said, "The strength of the carriers is failing, and there is too much dirt, and we are not able to build at the wall."

Psalm 79:1

O God, [the] nations have entered your inheritance; they have defiled your holy temple; they have reduced Jerusalem to ruins.

Psalm 79:7-10

because they have devoured Jacob and have laid waste his habitation.

Psalm 137:5-6

If I forget you, O Jerusalem, let my right hand forget.

Daniel 9:16

Lord, according to all your righteousness, please let your anger and your rage turn away from your city Jerusalem, {your holy mountain}, because through our sins and through the iniquities of our ancestors Jerusalem and your people have become an object of mockery among all of our neighbors.

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