Parallel Verses

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The LORD has sworn and will not repent, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchizedek.

New American Standard Bible

The LORD has sworn and will not change His mind, "You are a priest forever According to the order of Melchizedek."

King James Version

The LORD hath sworn, and will not repent, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchizedek.

Holman Bible

The Lord has sworn an oath and will not take it back:
“Forever, You are a priest
like Melchizedek.”

International Standard Version

The LORD took an oath and will never recant: "You are a priest forever, after the manner of Melchizedek."

A Conservative Version

LORD has sworn, and will not repent. Thou are a priest forever after the order of Melchizedek.

American Standard Version

Jehovah hath sworn, and will not repent: Thou art a priest for ever After the order of Melchizedek.

Amplified

The Lord has sworn and will not revoke or change it: You are a priest forever, after the manner and order of Melchizedek.

Darby Translation

Jehovah hath sworn, and will not repent, Thou art priest for ever after the order of Melchisedek.

Julia Smith Translation

Jehovah sware and he will not lament, Thou a priest forever according to the manner of Melchizedeck.

King James 2000

The LORD has sworn, and will not relent, You are a priest forever after the order of Melchizedek.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yahweh has sworn and he will not change [his mind], "You [are] a priest forever according to the manner of Melchizedek."

Modern King James verseion

Jehovah has sworn, and will not repent, You are a priest forever after the order of Melchizedek.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The LORD sware, and will not repent, "Thou art a priest forever after the order of Melchizedek."

NET Bible

The Lord makes this promise on oath and will not revoke it: "You are an eternal priest after the pattern of Melchizedek."

New Heart English Bible

The LORD has sworn, and will not change his mind: "You are a priest forever in the order of Melchizedek."

The Emphasized Bible

Yahweh, hath sworn - and will not repent, Thou, shalt be a priest unto times age-abiding, after the manner of Melchizedek.

Webster

The LORD hath sworn, and will not repent, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchisedek.

World English Bible

Yahweh has sworn, and will not change his mind: "You are a priest forever in the order of Melchizedek."

Youngs Literal Translation

Jehovah hath sworn, and doth not repent, 'Thou art a priest to the age, According to the order of Melchizedek.'

Context Readings

The Priestly King

3 Thy people shall be willing in the day of thy power, in the beauty of holiness; as the dew which falls from the womb of the morning, thus shall those who are thine be born unto thee. 4 The LORD has sworn and will not repent, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchizedek. 5 The Lord at thy right hand shall smite the kings in the day of his wrath.


Cross References

Numbers 23:19

God is not a man, that he should lie; neither the son of man, that he should repent; he said and shall he not do it? He spoke and shall he not execute it?

Hebrews 5:6

As he said also in another place, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec.

Hebrews 7:17

for the testimony is of this manner, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec.

Hebrews 7:21

(for the others indeed without an oath were made priests, but this one with an oath by him that said unto him, The Lord swore and will not repent, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec);

Genesis 14:18

Then Melchizedek, king of Salem, brought forth bread and wine, for he was the priest of the most high God.

Zechariah 6:13

He shall build the temple of the LORD, and he shall bear the glory and shall sit and rule upon his throne, and he shall be a priest upon his throne: and the counsel of peace shall be between them both.

Hebrews 7:28

For the law makes men high priests who have weakness; but the word of the oath, which was after the law, has made perfect a Son forever.

Psalm 89:34-36

I will not profane my covenant, nor alter the thing that is gone out of my lips.

Psalm 132:11

The LORD has sworn truth unto David; he will not turn from it; Of the fruit of thy body I will set upon thy throne.

Hebrews 6:13-18

For when God promised unto Abraham, because he could swear by no greater, he swore by himself,

Hebrews 6:20-3

where our precursor, Jesus, has entered for us and is made high priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec.

Hebrews 7:11

If therefore perfection were by the Levitical priesthood (for under it the people received the law), what further need was there that another priest should rise after the order of Melchisedec and not be called after the order of Aaron?

Revelation 1:6

and has made us kings and priests unto God and his Father; to him be glory and dominion for ever and ever. Amen.

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