Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

But the mercy of the Lord is eternal for his worshippers, and their children's children will see his righteousness;

New American Standard Bible

But the lovingkindness of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting on those who fear Him,
And His righteousness to children’s children,

King James Version

But the mercy of the LORD is from everlasting to everlasting upon them that fear him, and his righteousness unto children's children;

Holman Bible

But from eternity to eternity
the Lord’s faithful love is toward those who fear Him,
and His righteousness toward the grandchildren

International Standard Version

Yet the LORD's gracious love remains throughout eternity for those who fear him and his righteous acts extend to their children's children,

A Conservative Version

But the loving kindness of LORD is from everlasting to everlasting upon those who fear him, and his righteousness to son's sons,

American Standard Version

But the lovingkindness of Jehovah is from everlasting to everlasting upon them that fear him, And his righteousness unto children's children;

Amplified


But the lovingkindness of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting on those who [reverently] fear Him,
And His righteousness to children’s children,

Darby Translation

But the loving-kindness of Jehovah is from everlasting and to everlasting, upon them that fear him, and his righteousness unto children's children,

Julia Smith Translation

And the mercy of Jehovah is from forever even to forever upon those fearing him, and his justice to sons' sons.

King James 2000

But the mercy of the LORD is from everlasting to everlasting upon them that fear him, and his righteousness unto children's children;

Lexham Expanded Bible

But the loyal love of Yahweh [is] from everlasting to everlasting on those who fear him, and his righteousness to [their] children's children,

Modern King James verseion

But the mercy of Jehovah is from everlasting to everlasting on those who fear Him, and His righteousness is to sons of sons;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But the merciful goodness of the LORD endureth for ever and ever upon them that fear him, and his righteousness upon their children's children;

NET Bible

But the Lord continually shows loyal love to his faithful followers, and is faithful to their descendants,

New Heart English Bible

But the LORD's loving kindness is from everlasting to everlasting with those who fear him, his righteousness to children's children;

The Emphasized Bible

But, the lovingkindness of Yahweh, is from one age even to another, Upon them who revere him, And his righteousness, to children's children: -

Webster

But the mercy of the LORD is from everlasting to everlasting upon them that fear him, and his righteousness to children's children;

World English Bible

But Yahweh's loving kindness is from everlasting to everlasting with those who fear him, his righteousness to children's children;

Youngs Literal Translation

And the kindness of Jehovah Is from age even unto age on those fearing Him, And His righteousness to sons' sons,

References

Easton

Fausets

Morish

Context Readings

The Forgiving God

16 The wind goes over it and it is gone; and its place sees it no longer. 17 But the mercy of the Lord is eternal for his worshippers, and their children's children will see his righteousness; 18 If they keep his agreement, and have his laws in mind to do them.


Cross References

Exodus 20:6

And I will have mercy through a thousand generations on those who have love for me and keep my laws.

Deuteronomy 10:15

But the Lord had delight in your fathers and love for them, marking out for himself their seed after them, even you, from all peoples, as at this day.

Psalm 22:31

They will come and make his righteousness clear to a people of the future because he has done this.

Psalm 25:6

O Lord, keep in mind your pity and your mercies; for they have been from the earliest times.

Psalm 89:1-2

My song will be of the mercies of the Lord for ever: with my mouth will I make his faith clear to all generations.

Psalm 89:1

My song will be of the mercies of the Lord for ever: with my mouth will I make his faith clear to all generations.

Psalm 89:1

My song will be of the mercies of the Lord for ever: with my mouth will I make his faith clear to all generations.

Psalm 118:1

O give praise to the Lord, for he is good: for his mercy is unchanging for ever.

Psalm 136:1-26

O give praise to the Lord, for he is good: for his mercy is unchanging for ever.

Isaiah 41:8

But as for you, Israel, my servant, and you, Jacob, whom I have taken for myself, the seed of Abraham my friend:

Isaiah 46:13

My righteousness is near, it is not far off; salvation will come quickly; and I will make Zion free, and give Israel my glory.

Isaiah 51:6

Let your eyes be lifted up to the heavens, and turned to the earth which is under them: for the heavens will go in flight like smoke, and the earth will become old like a coat, and its people will come to destruction like insects: but my salvation will be for ever, and my righteousness will not come to an end.

Jeremiah 31:3

From far away he saw the Lord: my love for you is an eternal love: so with mercy I have made you come with me.

Jeremiah 33:24-26

Have you taken note of what these people have said, The two families, which the Lord took for himself, he has given up? This they say, looking down on my people as being, in their eyes, no longer a nation.

Daniel 9:24

Seventy weeks have been fixed for your people and your holy town, to let wrongdoing be complete and sin come to its full limit, and for the clearing away of evil-doing and the coming in of eternal righteousness: so that the vision and the word of the prophet may be stamped as true, and to put the holy oil on a most holy place.

Micah 6:5

O my people, keep in mind now what was designed by Balak, king of Moab, and the answer which Balaam, son of Beor, gave him; the events, from Shittim to Gilgal, so that you may be certain of the upright acts of the Lord.

Acts 13:32-34

And we are giving you the good news of the undertaking made to the fathers,

Romans 1:17

For in it there is the revelation of the righteousness of God from faith to faith: as it is said in the holy Writings, The man who does righteousness will be living by his faith.

Romans 3:21-25

But now without the law there is a revelation of the righteousness of God, to which witness is given by the law and the prophets;

Romans 8:28-30

And we are conscious that all things are working together for good to those who have love for God, and have been marked out by his purpose.

Romans 15:8

Now I say that Christ has been made a servant of the circumcision to give effect to the undertakings given by God to the fathers,

Ephesians 1:4-8

Even as he made selection of us in him from the first, so that we might be holy and free from all evil before him in love:

Ephesians 2:4-7

But God, being full of mercy, through the great love which he had for us,

2 Thessalonians 2:13-14

But it is right for us to give praise to God at all times for you, brothers, loved by the Lord, because it was the purpose of God from the first that you might have salvation, being made holy by the Spirit and by faith in what is true:

2 Timothy 1:9

Who gave us salvation, marking us out for his purpose, not on account of our works, but in the measure of his purpose and his grace, which was given to us in Christ Jesus before times eternal,

2 Peter 1:1

Simon Peter, a servant and Apostle of Jesus Christ, to those who with us have a part in the same holy faith in the righteousness of our God and Saviour Jesus Christ:

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