Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: They shall prosper that love thee.

New American Standard Bible

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem:
“May they prosper who love you.

King James Version

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: they shall prosper that love thee.

Holman Bible

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem:
“May those who love you prosper;

International Standard Version

Pray for peace for Jerusalem: "May those who love you be at peace!

A Conservative Version

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem. They shall prosper who love thee.

Amplified


Pray for the peace of Jerusalem:
“May they prosper who love you [holy city].

Darby Translation

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: they shall prosper that love thee.

Julia Smith Translation

Ask ye the peace of Jerusalem: they loving thee shall be at rest

King James 2000

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: they shall prosper that love you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: "May those who love you be at ease.

Modern King James verseion

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem; those who love you shall be blessed.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

O pray for the peace of Jerusalem; they shall prosper that love thee.

NET Bible

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem! May those who love her prosper!

New Heart English Bible

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem. Those who love you will prosper.

The Emphasized Bible

Ask ye for the peace of Jerusalem, They shall prosper, who love thee!

Webster

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: they shall prosper that love thee.

World English Bible

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem. Those who love you will prosper.

Youngs Literal Translation

Ask ye the peace of Jerusalem, At rest are those loving thee.

References

Easton

Hastings

Context Readings

A Prayer For Jerusalem

5 For there are set thrones for judgment, The thrones of the house of David. 6 Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: They shall prosper that love thee. 7 Peace be within thy walls, And prosperity within thy palaces.


Cross References

Psalm 51:18

Do good in thy good pleasure unto Zion: Build thou the walls of Jerusalem.

Genesis 12:3

and I will bless them that bless thee, and him that curseth thee will I curse: and in thee shall all the families of the earth be blessed.

Numbers 24:9

He couched, he lay down as a lion, And as a lioness; who shall rouse him up? Blessed be every one that blesseth thee, And cursed be every one that curseth thee.

Psalm 137:6-7

Let my tongue cleave to the roof of my mouth, If I remember thee not; If I prefer not Jerusalem Above my chief joy.

Jeremiah 29:7

And seek the peace of the city whither I have caused you to be carried away captive, and pray unto Jehovah for it; for in the peace thereof shall ye have peace.

Jeremiah 51:50

Ye that have escaped the sword, go ye, stand not still; remember Jehovah from afar, and let Jerusalem come into your mind.

John 17:21

that they may all be one; even as thou, Father, art in me, and I in thee, that they also may be in us: that the world may believe that thou didst send me.

Ephesians 4:3

giving diligence to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.

2 Thessalonians 3:16

Now the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times in all ways. The Lord be with you all.

1 John 3:14

We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love the brethren. He that loveth not abideth in death.

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