Zephaniah 3:16

“In that day it shall be said to Jerusalem, Fear thou not: and to Zion, Let not thine hands be slack.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Zephaniah 3:16

In that day it shall be said to Ierusalem, Feare thou not: and to Zion, Let not thine hands be slacke.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

In that day it will be said to Jerusalem: "Do not be afraid, O Zion; Do not let your hands fall limp.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

In that day it shall be said to Jerusalem, Fear thou not; O Zion, let not thy hands be slack.
- American Standard Version (1901)

In that day it will be said to Jerusalem, Have no fear: O Zion, let not your hands be feeble.
- Basic English Bible

In that day it shall be said to Jerusalem, Fear not; Zion, let not thy hands be slack.
- Darby Bible

In that day it shall be said to Jerusalem, Fear thou not: and to Zion, Let not thy hands be slack.
- Webster's Bible

In that day, it will be said to Jerusalem, "Don't be afraid, Zion. Don't let your hands be weak."
- World English Bible

In that day it is said to Jerusalem, `Fear not, O Zion, let not thy hands be feeble.
- Youngs Literal Bible

In that day it shall be said to Jerusalem: 'Fear thou not; O Zion, let not thy hands be slack.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Zephaniah 3:16

Wesley's Notes for Zephaniah 3:16


3:15 Taken away - Abolished, and put an end to the judgments thy sins brought upon thee. Thine enemy - The Babylonian. Is in the midst - He is returned to redeem and govern thee. Any more - While thy carriage is as becomes my presence with thee, thou shalt neither fear, nor feel the like evils.

3:18 Sorrowful - That mourn their distance from the solemn worship of God. Who are of thee - Thy children. Reproach - The taunts of their enemies.


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