Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

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

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.

Amplified


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

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.

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 faileth: God is the rock of my heart and my portion for ever. 27 For behold, they that are far from thee shall perish; thou destroyest every one that goeth a whoring from thee. 28 But as for me, it is good for me to draw near to God: I have put my trust in the Lord Jehovah, that I may declare all thy works.


Cross References

Psalm 119:155

Salvation is far from the wicked; for they seek not thy statutes.

Exodus 34:15

lest thou make a covenant with the inhabitants of the land, and then, when they go a whoring after their gods, and sacrifice unto their gods, thou be invited, and eat of their sacrifice,

Numbers 15:39

and it shall be unto you for a tassel, that ye may look upon it, and remember all the commandments of Jehovah, and do them; and that ye seek not after the lusts of your own heart and your own eyes, after which ye go a whoring;

James 4:4

Adulteresses, know ye not that friendship with the world is enmity with God? Whoever therefore is minded to be the friend of the world is constituted enemy of God.

Job 21:14-15

And they say unto God, Depart from us, for we desire not the knowledge of thy ways!

Psalm 106:39

And they were defiled with their works, and went a-whoring in their doings.

Isaiah 29:13

And the Lord saith, Forasmuch as this people draw near with their mouth, and honour me with their lips, but their heart is removed far from me, and their fear of me is a commandment taught of men;

Jeremiah 12:2

Thou hast planted them, they also have taken root: they advance, yea, they bring forth fruit: thou art near in their mouth, but far from their reins.

Matthew 15:7-8

Hypocrites! well has Esaias prophesied about you, saying,

Ephesians 2:13

but now in Christ Jesus ye who once were afar off are become nigh by the blood of the Christ.

Ephesians 2:17

and, coming, he has preached the glad tidings of peace to you who were afar off, and the glad tidings of peace to those who were nigh.

Revelation 17:1-5

And one of the seven angels, which had the seven bowls, came and spoke with me, saying, Come here, I will shew thee the sentence of the great harlot who sits upon the many waters;

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