Zechariah 9:17

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

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For how great is his goodnesse, and how great is his beautie? corne shal make the yong men cheerefull, and new wine the maides.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For what comeliness and beauty {will be} theirs! Grain will make the young men flourish, and new wine the virgins.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

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 (1901)

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

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

For how great is his goodness, and how great is his beauty! corn shall make the young men cheerful, and new wine the maids.
- Webster's 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.
- World English Bible

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

For how great is their goodness, and how great is their beauty! Corn shall make the young men flourish, and new wine the maids.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Zechariah 9:17


9:17 His goodness - Infinite goodness is the fountain of all the good done for this people. His beauty - How wonderful the beauty of Divine Providence in Israel's deliverance and salvation? Corn - Plentiful harvests shall make the young men chearful in sowing, reaping, and eating the fruits thereof. New wine - There shall be such plenty of wine, that all, young and old, shall be cheared with it.


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