Parallel Verses

Amplified


Who said, “Let us possess for ourselves
The pastures of God.”

New American Standard Bible

Who said, “Let us possess for ourselves
The pastures of God.”

King James Version

Who said, Let us take to ourselves the houses of God in possession.

Holman Bible

who said, “Let us seize God’s pastures for ourselves.”

International Standard Version

who said, "Let us possess the pastures of God."

A Conservative Version

who said, Let us take to ourselves in possession the habitations of God.

American Standard Version

Who said, Let us take to ourselves in possession The habitations of God.

Darby Translation

For they have said, Let us take to ourselves God's dwelling-places in possession.

Julia Smith Translation

Who said, We will inherit for us the dwellings of God.

King James 2000

Who said, Let us take to ourselves the houses of God in possession.

Lexham Expanded Bible

who said, "Let us take [as] our possession the pastures of God."

Modern King James verseion

who said, Let us take possession for ourselves of the houses of God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

who say, "We will have the houses of God in possession."

NET Bible

who said, "Let's take over the pastures of God!"

New Heart English Bible

who said, "Let us take possession of God's pasturelands."

The Emphasized Bible

Who said - Let us take a possession foe ourselves, The pastures of God!

Webster

Who said, Let us take to ourselves the houses of God in possession.

World English Bible

who said, "Let us take possession of God's pasturelands."

Youngs Literal Translation

Who have said, 'Let us occupy for ourselves The comely places of God.'

References

American

Easton

Context Readings

Prayer Against Enemies

11
Make their nobles like Oreb and Zeeb
And all their princes like Zebah and Zalmunna,
12 
Who said, “Let us possess for ourselves
The pastures of God.”
13
O my God, make them like whirling dust,
Like chaff before the wind [worthless and without substance].


Cross References

2 Chronicles 20:11

here they are, rewarding us by coming to drive us out of Your possession which You have given us as an inheritance.

Psalm 74:7-8


They have burned Your sanctuary to the ground;
They have profaned the dwelling place of Your name.

Psalm 83:4


They have said, “Come, and let us wipe them out as a nation;
Let the name of Israel be remembered no more.”

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