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1 Kings 15:4

Nevertheless, for David’s sake the Lord his God gave him a lamph in Jerusalem by raising up a son to succeed him and by making Jerusalem strong.

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1 Kings 15:4 — English Standard Version (ESV)

Nevertheless, for David’s sake the Lord his God gave him a lamp in Jerusalem, setting up his son after him, and establishing Jerusalem,

1 Kings 15:4 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

Nevertheless for David’s sake did the Lord his God give him a lamp in Jerusalem, to set up his son after him, and to establish Jerusalem:

1 Kings 15:4 — New Living Translation (NLT)

But for David’s sake, the Lord his God allowed his descendants to continue ruling, shining like a lamp, and he gave Abijam a son to rule after him in Jerusalem.

1 Kings 15:4 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

Nevertheless for David’s sake the Lord his God gave him a lamp in Jerusalem, by setting up his son after him and by establishing Jerusalem;

1 Kings 15:4 — New Century Version (NCV)

Because the Lord loved David, the Lord gave him a kingdom in Jerusalem and allowed him to have a son to be king after him. The Lord also kept Jerusalem safe.

1 Kings 15:4 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

Nevertheless for David’s sake did Jehovah his God give him a lamp in Jerusalem, to set up his son after him, and to establish Jerusalem;

1 Kings 15:4 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

But for David’s sake Jehovah his God gave him a lamp in Jerusalem, setting up his son after him, and establishing Jerusalem;

1 Kings 15:4 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

But for David’s sake the Lord his God made Abijam a lamp in Jerusalem. He appointed David’s descendant to rule after him and protected Jerusalem.

1 Kings 15:4 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

But because of David, the Lord his God gave him a lamp in Jerusalem to raise up his son after him and to establish Jerusalem.

1 Kings 15:4 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Nevertheless for David’s sake the Lord his God gave him a lamp in Jerusalem, setting up his son after him, and establishing Jerusalem;

1 Kings 15:4 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

For the sake of David, Yahweh his God gave him a lamp in Jerusalem, by establishing his son after him and by causing Jerusalem to exist;

1 Kings 15:4 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)

But the Lord still kept the lamp of Abijah’s kingdom burning brightly in Jerusalem. He did it by giving him a son to be the next king after him. He also did it by making Jerusalem strong. The Lord did those things because of David.

1 Kings 15:4 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

But for David’s sake the Lord his God gave him a lamp in Jerusalem, to raise up his son after him and to establish Jerusalem;