Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

If we had forgotten the name of our God, or had spread out our hands [in prayer] to a foreign god,

New American Standard Bible

If we had forgotten the name of our God Or extended our hands to a strange god,

King James Version

If we have forgotten the name of our God, or stretched out our hands to a strange god;

Holman Bible

If we had forgotten the name of our God and spread out our hands to a foreign god,

International Standard Version

If we had forgotten the name of our God or lifted our hands to a foreign god,

A Conservative Version

If we have forgotten the name of our God, or spread forth our hands to a strange god,

American Standard Version

If we have forgotten the name of our God, Or spread forth our hands to a strange god;

Amplified

If we had forgotten the name of our God or stretched out our hands to a strange god,

Bible in Basic English

If the name of our God has gone out of our minds, or if our hands have been stretched out to a strange god,

Darby Translation

If we had forgotten the name of our God, and stretched out our hands to a strange god,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

If we have forgotten the name of our God or stretched out our hands to a strange god,

Julia Smith Translation

If we forgat the name of our God, and stretched out our hands to a strange god:

King James 2000

If we have forgotten the name of our God, or stretched out our hands to a strange god;

Modern King James verseion

If we have forgotten the name of our God, or stretched out our hands to a strange god,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

If we have forgotten the name of our God, and hold up our hands to any strange god,

NET Bible

If we had rejected our God, and spread out our hands in prayer to another god,

New Heart English Bible

If we have forgotten the name of our God, or spread forth our hands to a strange god;

The Emphasized Bible

If we had forgotten the Name of our God, And had spread forth our hands unto the GOD of the foreigner,

Webster

If we have forgotten the name of our God, or stretched out our hands to a strange god;

World English Bible

If we have forgotten the name of our God, or spread forth our hands to a strange god;

Youngs Literal Translation

If we have forgotten the name of our God, And spread our hands to a strange God,

Verse Info

Context Readings

Israel's Complaint

19 But you have crushed us in a place of jackals, and have covered us with deep shadow. 20 If we had forgotten the name of our God, or had spread out our hands [in prayer] to a foreign god, 21 would not God discover this, for he knows [the] secrets of [the] heart?


Cross References

Job 11:13

"If you yourself direct your heart and stretch out your hands to him--

Psalm 68:31

Ambassadors will come from Egypt; Cush will quickly stretch out her hands to God.

Psalm 81:9

There shall be no strange god among you, and you shall not bow down to a foreign god.

Exodus 9:29

And Moses said to him, "At my leaving the city, I will spread out my hands to Yahweh. The thunder will stop, and the hail will be no more, so that you will know that the earth [belongs] to Yahweh.

Deuteronomy 6:14

You shall not go after other gods from the gods of the peoples who [are] all around you,

1 Kings 8:22

Then Solomon stood before the altar of Yahweh in the presence of all of the assembly of Israel, and he spread out his hands [to] the heavens,

Job 31:5-40

"If I have walked with falseness, and my foot has hastened to deceit,

Psalm 7:3-5

O Yahweh, my God, if I have done this, if there is wrong in my hands,

Psalm 44:17

All this has befallen us, though we have not forgotten you, and we have not been false to your covenant.

Psalm 78:11

They also forgot his deeds, and his wonders that he had shown them.

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