Parallel Verses

Amplified

For how great is God's goodness and how great is His beauty! And how great [He will make Israel's] goodliness and [Israel's] beauty! Grain shall make the young men thrive and fresh wine the maidens.

New American Standard Bible

For what comeliness and beauty will be theirs! Grain will make the young men flourish, and new wine the virgins.

King James Version

For how great is his goodness, and how great is his beauty! corn shall make the young men cheerful, and new wine the maids.

Holman Bible

How lovely and beautiful they will be!
Grain will make the young men flourish,
and new wine, the young women.

International Standard Version

For how great is his goodness, and how great is his beauty! Grain will make the young men thrive, and new wine the virgins.

A Conservative Version

For how great is his goodness, and how great is his beauty! Grain shall make the young men flourish, and new wine the virgins.

American Standard Version

For how great is his goodness, and how great is his beauty! grain shall make the young men flourish, and new wine the virgins.

Bible in Basic English

For how good it is and how beautiful! grain will make the young men strong and new wine the virgins.

Darby Translation

For how great is his goodness, and how great is his beauty! Corn shall make the young men flourish, and new wine the maidens.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For how great is his goodness, and how great is his beauty! The wheat shall make the young men cheerful, and the wine the maids.

Julia Smith Translation

For what his good, and what his beauty! Grain shall cause the young men to increase, and new wine the virgins.

King James 2000

For how great is his goodness, and how great is his beauty! grain shall make the young men cheerful, and new wine the maidens.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For how [great is] his goodness, and how [great is] his beauty! Grain will make the young men thrive, and new wine [the] young women.

Modern King James verseion

For how great is its goodness and how great its beauty! Grain shall make the young men flourish, and new wine the virgins.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

O how prosperous and goodly a thing shall that be: The corn shall make the young men cheerful, and the new wine the maidens.

NET Bible

How precious and fair! Grain will make the young men flourish and new wine the young women.

New Heart English Bible

For how great is his goodness, and how great is his beauty. Grain will make the young men flourish, and new wine the virgins.

The Emphasized Bible

For how excellent it is! Yea how beautiful! Corn, shall make the young men flourish, and new wine the maidens.

Webster

For how great is his goodness, and how great is his beauty! corn shall make the young men cheerful, and new wine the maids.

World English Bible

For how great is his goodness, and how great is his beauty! Grain will make the young men flourish, and new wine the virgins.

Youngs Literal Translation

For what His goodness! and what His beauty! Corn the young men, And new wine the virgins -- make fruitful!

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
טוּב 
Tuwb 
Usage: 32

and how great is his beauty
יפי 
Yophiy 
Usage: 19

דּגן 
Dagan 
Usage: 40

בּחר בּחוּר 
Bachuwr 
Usage: 46

נוּב 
Nuwb 
Usage: 4

and new wine
תּירשׁ תּירושׁ 
Tiyrowsh 
Usage: 38

References

Context Readings

The Coming Of Zion's King

16 And the Lord their God will save them on that day as the flock of His people, for they shall be as the [precious] jewels of a crown, lifted high over and shining glitteringly upon His land. 17 For how great is God's goodness and how great is His beauty! And how great [He will make Israel's] goodliness and [Israel's] beauty! Grain shall make the young men thrive and fresh wine the maidens.



Cross References

Isaiah 33:17

Your eyes will see the King in His beauty; [your eyes] will behold a land of wide distances that stretches afar.

Isaiah 62:8-9

The Lord has sworn by His right hand and by His mighty arm: Surely I will not again give your grain as food for your enemies, and [the invading sons of] aliens shall not drink your new wine for which you have toiled;

Exodus 15:11

Who is like You, O Lord, among the gods? Who is like You, glorious in holiness, awesome in splendor, doing wonders?

Psalm 31:19

Oh, how great is Your goodness, which You have laid up for those who fear, revere, and worship You, goodness which You have wrought for those who trust and take refuge in You before the sons of men!

Psalm 36:7

How precious is Your steadfast love, O God! The children of men take refuge and put their trust under the shadow of Your wings.

Psalm 45:2

You are fairer than the children of men; graciousness is poured upon Your lips; therefore God has blessed You forever.

Psalm 50:2

Out of Zion, the perfection of beauty, God shines forth.

Psalm 86:5

For You, O Lord, are good, and ready to forgive [our trespasses, sending them away, letting them go completely and forever]; and You are abundant in mercy and loving-kindness to all those who call upon You.

Psalm 86:15

But You, O Lord, are a God merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in mercy and loving-kindness and truth.

Psalm 90:17

And let the beauty and delightfulness and favor of the Lord our God be upon us; confirm and establish the work of our hands -- "yes, the work of our hands, confirm and establish it.

Psalm 145:7

They shall pour forth [like a fountain] the fame of Your great and abundant goodness and shall sing aloud of Your rightness and justice.

Song of Songs 5:10

[She said] My beloved is fair and ruddy, the chief among ten thousand!

Song of Songs 7:9

And your kisses like the best wine -- "[then the Shulammite interrupted] that goes down smoothly and sweetly for my beloved [shepherd, kisses] gliding over his lips while he sleeps!

Isaiah 63:7

I will recount the loving-kindnesses of the Lord and the praiseworthy deeds of the Lord, according to all that the Lord has bestowed on us, and the great goodness to the house of Israel, which He has granted them according to His mercy and according to the multitude of His loving-kindnesses.

Isaiah 63:15

Look down from heaven and see from the dwelling place of Your holiness and Your glory. Where are Your zeal and Your jealousy and Your mighty acts [which you formerly did for Your people]? Your yearning pity and the [multitude of] compassions of Your heart are restrained and withheld from me.

Isaiah 65:13-14

Therefore thus says the Lord God: Behold, My servants shall eat, but you shall be hungry; behold, My servants shall drink, but you shall be thirsty; behold, My servants shall rejoice, but you shall be put to shame.

Jeremiah 31:12

They shall come and sing aloud on the height of Zion and shall flow together and be radiant with joy over the goodness of the Lord -- "for the corn, for the juice [of the grape], for the oil, and for the young of the flock and the herd. And their life shall be like a watered garden, and they shall not sorrow or languish any more at all.

Hosea 2:21-22

And in that day I will respond, says the Lord; I will respond to the heavens [which ask for rain to pour on the earth], and they shall respond to the earth [which begs for the rain it needs],

Joel 2:26

And you shall eat in plenty and be satisfied and praise the name of the Lord, your God, Who has dealt wondrously with you. And My people shall never be put to shame.

Joel 3:18

And in that day, the mountains shall drip with fresh juice [of the grape] and the hills shall flow with milk; and all the brooks and riverbeds of Judah shall flow with water, and a fountain shall come forth from the house of the Lord and shall water the Valley of Shittim.

Amos 8:11-14

Behold, the days are coming, says the Lord God, when I will send a famine in the land, not a famine of bread, nor a thirst for water, but [a famine] for hearing the words of the Lord.

Amos 9:13-14

Behold, the days are coming, says the Lord, that the plowman shall overtake the reaper, and the treader of grapes him who sows the seed; and the mountains shall drop sweet wine and all the hills shall melt [that is, everything heretofore barren and unfruitful shall overflow with spiritual blessing].

John 1:14

And the Word (Christ) became flesh (human, incarnate) and tabernacled (fixed His tent of flesh, lived awhile) among us; and we [actually] saw His glory (His honor, His majesty), such glory as an only begotten son receives from his father, full of grace (favor, loving-kindness) and truth.

John 3:16

For God so greatly loved and dearly prized the world that He [even] gave up His only begotten ( unique) Son, so that whoever believes in (trusts in, clings to, relies on) Him shall not perish (come to destruction, be lost) but have eternal (everlasting) life.

Romans 5:8

But God shows and clearly proves His [own] love for us by the fact that while we were still sinners, Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One) died for us.

Romans 5:20

But then Law came in, [only] to expand and increase the trespass [making it more apparent and exciting opposition]. But where sin increased and abounded, grace (God's unmerited favor) has surpassed it and increased the more and superabounded,

2 Corinthians 4:4-6

For the god of this world has blinded the unbelievers' minds [that they should not discern the truth], preventing them from seeing the illuminating light of the Gospel of the glory of Christ (the Messiah), Who is the Image and Likeness of God.

Ephesians 1:7-8

In Him we have redemption (deliverance and salvation) through His blood, the remission (forgiveness) of our offenses (shortcomings and trespasses), in accordance with the riches and the generosity of His gracious favor,

Ephesians 2:4-5

But God -- "so rich is He in His mercy! Because of and in order to satisfy the great and wonderful and intense love with which He loved us,

Ephesians 3:18-19

That you may have the power and be strong to apprehend and grasp with all the saints [God's devoted people, the experience of that love] what is the breadth and length and height and depth [of it];

Ephesians 5:18-19

And do not get drunk with wine, for that is debauchery; but ever be filled and stimulated with the [Holy] Spirit.

Titus 3:4-7

But when the goodness and loving-kindness of God our Savior to man [as man] appeared,

1 John 4:8-11

He who does not love has not become acquainted with God [does not and never did know Him], for God is love.

Revelation 5:12-14

Saying in a loud voice, Deserving is the Lamb, Who was sacrificed, to receive all the power and riches and wisdom and might and honor and majesty (glory, splendor) and blessing!

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