JEREMIAH 32:40

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“And I will make an everlasting covenant with them, that I will not turn away from them, to do them good; but I will put my fear in their hearts, that they shall not depart from me.”

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Jeremiah 32:40 Translation & Meaning

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And I will make וְכָרַתִּ֤י To cut (off, down or asunder); by implication, to destroy or consume; specifically, to covenant (i.e., make an alliance or bargain, originally by cutting flesh and passing between the pieces) make
an everlasting עוֹלָ֔ם Properly, concealed, i.e., the vanishing point; generally, time out of mind (past or future), i.e., (practically) eternity; frequentatively, adverbial (especially with prepositional prefix) always everlasting
covenant בְּרִ֣ית A compact (because made by passing between pieces of flesh) covenant
with them, that אֲשֶׁ֤ר Who, which, what, that; also (as an adverb and a conjunction) when, where, how, because, in order that, etc with them that
I will not לֹֽא Not (the simple or abs. negation); by implication, no; often used with other particles not
turn away אָשׁוּב֙ To turn back (hence, away) transitively or intransitively, literally or figuratively (not necessarily with the idea of return to the starting point); generally to retreat; often adverbial, again turn away
from מֵאַ֣חֲרֵיהֶ֔ם Properly, the hind part; generally used as an adverb or conjunction, after (in various senses) from
them, to do them good; לְהֵיטִיבִ֖י To be (causative) make well, literally (sound, beautiful) or figuratively (happy, successful, right) do good
but I will put אֶתֵּ֣ן To give, used with greatest latitude of application (put, make, etc.) put
my fear יִרְאָתִי֙ Fear (also used as infinitive); morally, reverence fear
in their hearts, בִּלְבָבָ֔ם The heart (as the most interior organ) hearts
that they shall not לְבִלְתִּ֖י Properly, a failure of, i.e., (used only as a negative particle, usually with a prepositional prefix) not, except, without, unless, besides, because not, until, etc not
depart ס֥וּר To turn off (literally or figuratively) depart
from מֵעָלָֽי׃ Above, over, upon, or against (yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications from
me. מֵעָלָֽי׃ Above, over, upon, or against (yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications me

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  • 38  And they shall be my people, and I will be their God:

  • 39  And I will give them one heart, and one way, that they may fear me for ever, for the good of them, and of their children after them:

  • 40  And I will make an everlasting covenant with them, that I will not turn away from them, to do them good; but I will put my fear in their hearts, that they shall not depart from me.

  • 41  Yea, I will rejoice over them to do them good, and I will plant them in this land assuredly with my whole heart and with my whole soul.

  • 42  For thus saith the Lord; Like as I have brought all this great evil upon this people, so will I bring upon them all the good that I have promised them.




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