Nehemiah 8:10

“Then he said unto them, Go your way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send portions unto them for whom nothing is prepared: for this day is holy unto our Lord: neither be ye sorry; for the joy of the LORD is your strength.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Nehemiah 8:10

Then hee sayd vnto them, Goe your way, eat the fat, & drinke the sweet, and send portions vnto them, for whom nothing is prepared: for this day is holy vnto our Lord: neither be ye sory, for the ioy of the Lord is your strength.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then he said to them, "Go, eat of the fat, drink of the sweet, and send portions to him who has nothing prepared; for this day is holy to our Lord. Do not be grieved, for the joy of the LORD is your strength."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Then he said unto them, Go your way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send portions unto him for whom nothing is prepared; for this day is holy unto our Lord: neither be ye grieved; for the joy of Jehovah is your strength.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then he said to them, Go away now, and take the fat for your food and the sweet for your drink, and send some to him for whom nothing is made ready: for this day is holy to our Lord: and let there be no grief in your hearts; for the joy of the Lord is your strong place.
- Basic English Bible

And he said to them, Go your way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send portions to them for whom nothing is prepared; for the day is holy to our Lord; and be not grieved, for the joy of Jehovah is your strength.
- Darby Bible

Then he said to them, Go your way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send portions to them for whom nothing is prepared: for this day is holy to our Lord: neither be ye sad; for the joy of the LORD is your strength.
- Webster's Bible

Then he said to them, "Go your way. Eat the fat, drink the sweet, and send portions to him for whom nothing is prepared; for this day is holy to our Lord. Don't be grieved; for the joy of Yahweh is your strength."
- World English Bible

And he saith to them, `Go, eat fat things, and drink sweet things, and sent portions to him for whom nothing is prepared, for to-day [is] holy to our Lord, and be not grieved, for the joy of Jehovah is your strength.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Then he said unto them: 'Go your way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send portions unto him for whom nothing is prepared; for this day is holy unto our Lord; neither be ye grieved; for the joy of the LORD is your strength.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Nehemiah 8:10

Wesley's Notes for Nehemiah 8:10


8:10 Eat - Feast before the Lord. Send - For the relief of your poor brethren. Holy - Being the feast of trumpets, and the beginning of this joyful month, wherein so many days of thanksgiving were to be observed. Strength - Rejoicing in God in serving him with chearfulness, and thankfulness, which is your duty always, but now especially, will give you that strength both of mind and body, which you greatly need, both to perform all the duties required of you, and to oppose all the designs of your enemies.


Discussion for Nehemiah 8:10

  • Christine on Nehemiah 8:10
    The joy is my strength so remain in the lord god bless yous all
  • JERRY AMISSAH on Nehemiah 8:10
    this is a timely word. the joy of the LORD IS OUR STRENGH. no matter the troubles in our life, HIS joy is our strength.
  • Gracelyn Fletcher Talbert on Nehemiah 8:10
    The LORD HAS provided the best of food and drink to his people to eat and to share with those who do not have any so he is to be glorified as it is holy to him.
  • MockingBird on Nehemiah 8:10
    Give to those that have nothing of my abundance : Do not be sorry about it : The joy of the Lord is my strength : For this day is holy unto our Lord. Set apart for His Glory !!!! This is a very encouraging scripture !!!
  • Mockingbird on Nehemiah 8:10
    Eat drink of the goodness that God has Blessed me with to those that are without give for this day is Holy unto the Lord . Neither will I be sorry for the joy of the Lord is my strength. I Praise God for His goodness bestowed on me I am so Blessed to be a part of the family of God. I am so Grateful to be able to have a copy of his word . His word is very precious to me.
  • FELLY NZEMBA on Nehemiah 8:10
    WAT A SUCH TIMELY WORD???? LETZ CONTINUE IN HIM FOR HE IS FAITHFUL ENOUGH
  • Juan ruiz on Nehemiah 8:10
    Very encouraging an inspiring verse has made mefeel relief to feel the presence of our lord next to me


 

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