Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

I would quickly overcome their haters: my hand would be turned against those who make war on them.

New American Standard Bible

“I would quickly subdue their enemies
And turn My hand against their adversaries.

King James Version

I should soon have subdued their enemies, and turned my hand against their adversaries.

Holman Bible

I would quickly subdue their enemies
and turn My hand against their foes.”

International Standard Version

Then I would quickly subdue their enemies. I would turn against their foes.

A Conservative Version

I would soon subdue their enemies, and turn my hand against their adversaries.

American Standard Version

I would soon subdue their enemies, And turn my hand against their adversaries.

Amplified


“Then I would quickly subdue and humble their enemies
And turn My hand against their adversaries;

Darby Translation

I would soon have subdued their enemies, and turned my hand against their adversaries.

Julia Smith Translation

Shortly I shall humble their enemies, and against their adversaries I will turn back my hand.

King James 2000

I should soon have subdued their enemies, and turned my hand against their adversaries.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I would subdue their enemies quickly, and turn my hand against their adversaries.

Modern King James verseion

I would soon have humbled their enemies, and would have turned My hand against their foes.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I should soon have put down their enemies, and turned my hand against their adversaries.

NET Bible

Then I would quickly subdue their enemies, and attack their adversaries."

New Heart English Bible

I would soon subdue their enemies, and turn my hand against their adversaries.

The Emphasized Bible

Right soon, their foes, would I subdue, And, against their adversaries, would I turn my hand:

Webster

I should soon have subdued their enemies, and turned my hand against their adversaries.

World English Bible

I would soon subdue their enemies, and turn my hand against their adversaries.

Youngs Literal Translation

As a little thing their enemies I cause to bow, And against their adversaries I turn back My hand,

Verse Info

Context Readings

A Call To Obedience

13 If only my people would give ear to me, walking in my ways! 14 I would quickly overcome their haters: my hand would be turned against those who make war on them. 15 The haters of the Lord would be broken, and their destruction would be eternal.


Cross References

Amos 1:8

Him who is seated in power I will have cut off from Ashdod, and him in whose hand is the rod from Ashkelon; and my hand will be turned against Ekron, and the rest of the Philistines will come to destruction, says the Lord God.

Numbers 14:9

Only, do not go against the Lord or go in fear of the people of the land, for they will be our food; their strength has been taken from them and the Lord is with us: have no fear of them.

Numbers 14:45

Then the Amalekites came down, and the Canaanites who were living in the hill-country, and overcame them completely, driving them back as far as Hormah.

Joshua 23:13

Then you may be certain that the Lord your God will not go on driving these nations out from before you; but they will become a danger and a cause of sin to you, a whip for your sides and thorns in your eyes, till you are cut off from this good land which the Lord your God has given you.

Judges 2:20-23

And the wrath of the Lord was burning against Israel, and he said, Because this nation has not been true to my agreement which I made with their fathers, and has not given ear to my voice;

Psalm 47:3

He will put down the peoples under us, and the nations under our feet.

Zechariah 13:7

Awake! O sword, against the keeper of my flock, and against him who is with me, says the Lord of armies: put to death the keeper of the sheep, and the sheep will go in flight: and my hand will be turned against the little ones.

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