Parallel Verses

Amplified

For behold, those who are far from You shall perish; You will destroy all who are false to You and like [spiritual] harlots depart from You.

New American Standard Bible

For, behold, those who are far from You will perish; You have destroyed all those who are unfaithful to You.

King James Version

For, lo, they that are far from thee shall perish: thou hast destroyed all them that go a whoring from thee.

Holman Bible

Those far from You will certainly perish;
You destroy all who are unfaithful to You.

International Standard Version

Those far from you will perish; you will destroy those who are unfaithful to you.

A Conservative Version

For, lo, those who are far from thee shall perish. Thou have destroyed all those who go a whoring from thee.

American Standard Version

For, lo, they that are far from thee shall perish: Thou hast destroyed all them that play the harlot, departing from thee.

Bible in Basic English

For those who are far away from you will come to destruction: you will put an end to all those who have not kept faith with you.

Darby Translation

For behold, they that are far from thee shall perish; thou destroyest every one that goeth a whoring from thee.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For, behold, those that stray from thee shall perish; thou dost cut off all those that go a whoring from thee.

Julia Smith Translation

For behold, they being far off from thee shall perish: thou didst lay waste all committing fornication from thee.

King James 2000

For, lo, they that are far from you shall perish: you have destroyed all them that go after idols, departing from you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For indeed, [those] distancing themselves from you will be ruined. You destroy each who abandons you for harlotry.

Modern King James verseion

For lo, those who are far from You shall perish; You have destroyed all who go lusting away from You.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For lo, they that forsake thee shall perish; thou destroyest all them that commit fornication against thee.

NET Bible

Yes, look! Those far from you die; you destroy everyone who is unfaithful to you.

New Heart English Bible

For, behold, those who are far from you shall perish. You have destroyed all those who are unfaithful to you.

The Emphasized Bible

For lo! they who are far from thee, shall perish, Thou hast put an end to every one who wandered unchastely from thee.

Webster

For lo, they that are far from thee shall perish: thou hast destroyed all them that go astray from thee.

World English Bible

For, behold, those who are far from you shall perish. You have destroyed all those who are unfaithful to you.

Youngs Literal Translation

For, lo, those far from Thee do perish, Thou hast cut off every one, Who is going a whoring from Thee.

References

Context Readings

God's Ways Vindicated

26 My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the Rock and firm Strength of my heart and my Portion forever. 27 For behold, those who are far from You shall perish; You will destroy all who are false to You and like [spiritual] harlots depart from You. 28 But it is good for me to draw near to God; I have put my trust in the Lord God and made Him my refuge, that I may tell of all Your works.


Cross References

Psalm 119:155

Salvation is far from the wicked, for they seek not nor hunger for Your statutes.

Exodus 34:15

Lest you make a covenant with the inhabitants of the land, and when they play the harlot after their gods and sacrifice to their gods and one invites you, you eat of his food sacrificed to idols,

Numbers 15:39

And it shall be to you a fringe or tassel that you may look upon and remember all the commandments of the Lord and do them, that you may not spy out and follow after [the desires of] your own heart and your own eyes, after which you used to follow and play the harlot [spiritually, if not physically],

James 4:4

You [are like] unfaithful wives [having illicit love affairs with the world and breaking your marriage vow to God]! Do you not know that being the world's friend is being God's enemy? So whoever chooses to be a friend of the world takes his stand as an enemy of God.

Job 21:14-15

Yet they say to God, Depart from us, for we do not desire the knowledge of Your ways.

Psalm 106:39

Thus were they defiled by their own works, and they played the harlot and practiced idolatry with their own deeds [of idolatrous rites].

Isaiah 29:13

And the Lord said, Forasmuch as this people draw near Me with their mouth and honor Me with their lips but remove their hearts and minds far from Me, and their fear and reverence for Me are a commandment of men that is learned by repetition [without any thought as to the meaning],

Jeremiah 12:2

You have planted them, yes, they have taken root; they grow, yes, they bring forth fruit. You are near in their mouths but far from their hearts.

Matthew 15:7-8

You pretenders (hypocrites)! Admirably and truly did Isaiah prophesy of you when he said:

Ephesians 2:13

But now in Christ Jesus, you who once were [so] far away, through (by, in) the blood of Christ have been brought near.

Ephesians 2:17

And He came and preached the glad tidings of peace to you who were afar off and [peace] to those who were near.

Revelation 17:1-5

One of the seven angels who had the seven bowls then came and spoke to me, saying, Come with me! I will show you the doom (sentence, judgment) of the great harlot (idolatress) who is seated on many waters,

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