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Hebrews 6:17

17 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.

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Hebrews 6:17 — The New International Version (NIV)

17 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.

Hebrews 6:17 — English Standard Version (ESV)

17 So when God desired to show more convincingly to the heirs of the promise the unchangeable character of his purpose, he guaranteed it with an oath,

Hebrews 6:17 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

17 Wherein God, willing more abundantly to shew unto the heirs of promise the immutability of his counsel, confirmed it by an oath:

Hebrews 6:17 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

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

Hebrews 6:17 — New Century Version (NCV)

17 God wanted to prove that his promise was true to those who would get what he promised. And he wanted them to understand clearly that his purposes never change, so he made an oath.

Hebrews 6:17 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

17 Wherein God, being minded to show more abundantly unto the heirs of the promise the immutability of his counsel, interposed with an oath;

Hebrews 6:17 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

17 Wherein God, willing to shew more abundantly to the heirs of the promise the unchangeableness of his purpose, intervened by an oath,

Hebrews 6:17 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

17 God wouldn’t change his plan. He wanted to make this perfectly clear to those who would receive his promise, so he took an oath.

Hebrews 6:17 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

17 Because God wanted to show His unchangeable purpose even more clearly to the heirs of the promise, He guaranteed it with an oath,

Hebrews 6:17 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

17 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,

Hebrews 6:17 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

17 In the same way God, because he wanted to show even more to the heirs of the promise the unchangeableness of his resolve, guaranteed it with an oath,

Hebrews 6:17 — New International Reader’s Version (NIrV)

17 So God took an oath when he made his promise. He wanted to make it very clear that his purpose does not change. He wanted those who would receive what was promised to know that.

Hebrews 6:17 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

17 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,