Internet Verse Search Commentaries Word Analysis ITL - draft

Hebrews 6:17

Context
NET ©

In the same way 1  God wanted to demonstrate more clearly to the heirs of the promise that his purpose was unchangeable, 2  and so he intervened with an oath,

NIV ©

Because God wanted to make the unchanging nature of his purpose very clear to the heirs of what was promised, he confirmed it with an oath.

NASB ©

In the same way God, desiring even more to show to the heirs of the promise the unchangeableness of His purpose, interposed with an oath,

NLT ©

God also bound himself with an oath, so that those who received the promise could be perfectly sure that he would never change his mind.

MSG ©

When God wanted to guarantee his promises, he gave his word, a rock-solid guarantee--

BBE ©

So that when it was God’s desire to make it specially clear to those who by his word were to have the heritage, that his purpose was fixed, he made it more certain with an oath;

NRSV ©

In the same way, when God desired to show even more clearly to the heirs of the promise the unchangeable character of his purpose, he guaranteed it by an oath,

NKJV ©

Thus God, determining to show more abundantly to the heirs of promise the immutability of His counsel, confirmed it by an oath,


KJV
Wherein
<1722> <3739>
God
<2316>_,
willing
<1014> (5740)
more abundantly
<4054>
to shew
<1925> (5658)
unto the heirs
<2818>
of promise
<1860>
the immutability
<276>
of his
<846>
counsel
<1012>_,
confirmed
<3315> (5656)
[it] by an oath
<3727>_:
{confirmed...: Gr. interposed himself by}
NASB ©
In the same
<3739>
way God
<2316>
, desiring
<1014>
even
<4053>
more
<4053>
to show
<1925>
to the heirs
<2818>
of the promise
<1860>
the unchangeableness
<276>
of His purpose
<1012>
, interposed
<3315>
with an oath
<3727>
,
GREEK
en
<1722>
PREP
w
<3739>
R-DSM
perissoteron
<4054>
A-NSN-C
boulomenov
<1014> (5740)
V-PNP-NSM
o
<3588>
T-NSM
yeov
<2316>
N-NSM
epideixai
<1925> (5658)
V-AAN
toiv
<3588>
T-DPM
klhronomoiv
<2818>
N-DPM
thv
<3588>
T-GSF
epaggeliav
<1860>
N-GSF
to
<3588>
T-ASN
ametayeton
<276>
A-ASN
thv
<3588>
T-GSF
boulhv
<1012>
N-GSF
autou
<846>
P-GSM
emesiteusen
<3315> (5656)
V-AAI-3S
orkw
<3727>
N-DSM
NET © [draft] ITL
In
<1722>
the same way God
<2316>
wanted
<1014>
to demonstrate
<1925>
more clearly
<4054>
to the heirs
<2818>
of the promise
<1860>
that his
<846>
purpose
<1012>
was unchangeable
<276>
, and so he intervened
<3315>
with an oath
<3727>
,
NET ©

In the same way 1  God wanted to demonstrate more clearly to the heirs of the promise that his purpose was unchangeable, 2  and so he intervened with an oath,

NET © Notes

tn Grk “in which.”

tn Or “immutable” (here and in v. 18); Grk “the unchangeableness of his purpose.”



TIP #14: Use the Universal Search Box for either chapter, verse, references or word searches or Strong Numbers. [ALL]
created in 0.02 seconds
powered by bible.org