Parallel Verses

Amplified

When our oxen are well loaded; when there is no invasion [of hostile armies] and no going forth [against besiegers -- "when there is no murder or manslaughter] and no outcry in our streets;

New American Standard Bible

Let our cattle bear Without mishap and without loss, Let there be no outcry in our streets!

King James Version

That our oxen may be strong to labour; that there be no breaking in, nor going out; that there be no complaining in our streets.

Holman Bible

Our cattle will be well fed.
There will be no breach in the walls,
no going into captivity,
and no cry of lament in our public squares.

International Standard Version

May our cattle grow heavy with young, with no damage or loss. May there be no cry of anguish in our streets!

A Conservative Version

our oxen are well laden, no breaking in, and no going forth, and no outcry in our streets,

American Standard Version

When our oxen are well laden; When there is no breaking in, and no going forth, And no outcry in our streets:

Darby Translation

Our kine laden with young; no breaking in and no going forth, and no outcry in our streets.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

that our oxen may be strong to labour; that there be no breaking in nor going out; that there be no shout of alarm in our streets.

Julia Smith Translation

Our oxen bearing no breaking, and no coming forth, and no complaining in our broad places.

King James 2000

That our oxen may be strong to labor; that there be no breaking in, nor going out; that there be no outcry in our streets.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[that] our cattle [may be] pregnant; [that there be] no breach [in our walls], and no going out [in exile], and no outcry in our plazas.

Modern King James verseion

and our oxen may be loaded; there is no breaking in nor going out and no crying in our streets.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

that our oxen may be strong to labour; that there be no decay, no leading into captivity, and no complaining in our streets.

NET Bible

Our cattle will be weighted down with produce. No one will break through our walls, no one will be taken captive, and there will be no terrified cries in our city squares.

New Heart English Bible

Our oxen will pull heavy loads. There is no breaking in, and no going away, and no outcry in our streets.

The Emphasized Bible

Our oxen, well-laden; no breaking in and no departing, - and no loud lament in our places of concourse: -

Webster

That our oxen may be strong to labor; that there be no breaking in, nor going out; that there be no complaining in our streets.

World English Bible

Our oxen will pull heavy loads. There is no breaking in, and no going away, and no outcry in our streets.

Youngs Literal Translation

Our oxen are carrying, there is no breach, And there is no outgoing, And there is no crying in our broad places.

References

Easton

Context Readings

A King's Prayer

13 When our garners are full, affording all manner of store, and our sheep bring forth thousands and ten thousands in our pastures; 14 When our oxen are well loaded; when there is no invasion [of hostile armies] and no going forth [against besiegers -- "when there is no murder or manslaughter] and no outcry in our streets; 15 Happy and blessed are the people who are in such a case; yes, happy (blessed, fortunate, prosperous, to be envied) are the people whose God is the Lord!


Cross References

Deuteronomy 28:7

The Lord shall cause your enemies who rise up against you to be defeated before your face; they shall come out against you one way and flee before you seven ways.

Deuteronomy 28:25

The Lord shall cause you to be struck down before your enemies; you shall go out one way against them and flee seven ways before them, and you shall be tossed to and fro and be a terror among all the kingdoms of the earth.

Judges 5:8

[Formerly] they chose new gods; then war was in the gates. Was there a shield or spear seen among 40,000 in Israel?

Judges 6:3

For whenever Israel had sown their seed, the Midianites and the Amalekites and the people of the east came up against them.

Judges 6:6

And Israel was greatly impoverished because of the Midianites, and the Israelites cried to the Lord.

1 Samuel 13:17-23

And raiders came out of the Philistine camp in three companies; one company turned toward Ophrah, to the land of Shual,

1 Samuel 31:7

And when the men of Israel on the other side of the valley and beyond the Jordan saw that the Israelites had fled and that Saul and his sons were dead, they forsook the cities and fled; and the Philistines came and dwelt in them.

Isaiah 24:11

There is crying in the streets for wine; all joy is darkened, the mirth of the land is banished and gone into captivity.

Jeremiah 13:17-19

But if you will not hear and obey, I will weep in secret for your pride; my eyes will weep bitterly and run down with tears, because the Lord's flock has been taken captive.

Jeremiah 14:2

Judah mourns and her gates languish; [her people] sit in black [mourning garb] upon the ground, and the cry of Jerusalem goes up.

Jeremiah 14:18

If I go out into the field, then behold, those slain with the sword! And if I enter the city, then behold, those tormented with the diseases of famine! For both prophet and priest go about not knowing what to do or as beggars [exiled] in a land that they know not, and they have no knowledge.

Lamentations 1:4-6

The roads to Zion mourn, because no one comes to the solemn assembly or the appointed feasts. All her gates are desolate, her priests sigh and groan, her maidens are grieved and vexed, and she herself is in bitterness.

Zechariah 8:3-5

Thus says the Lord: I shall return to Zion and will dwell in the midst of Jerusalem, and Jerusalem shall be called the [faithful] City of Truth, and the mountain of the Lord of hosts, the Holy Mountain.

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