1 Chronicles 16:22
Modern Translations
New International Version
"Do not touch my anointed ones; do my prophets no harm."

New Living Translation
“Do not touch my chosen people, and do not hurt my prophets.”

English Standard Version
saying, “Touch not my anointed ones, do my prophets no harm!”

Berean Study Bible
‘Do not touch My anointed ones! Do no harm to My prophets!’

New American Standard Bible
“Do not touch My anointed ones, And do not harm My prophets.”

NASB 1995
"Do not touch My anointed ones, And do My prophets no harm."

NASB 1977
“Do not touch My anointed ones, And do My prophets no harm.”

Amplified Bible
“Do not touch My anointed ones, And do My prophets no harm.”

Christian Standard Bible
“Do not touch my anointed ones or harm my prophets.”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Do not touch My anointed ones or harm My prophets."

Contemporary English Version
and telling them, "Don't touch my chosen leaders or harm my prophets!"

Good News Translation
"Don't harm my chosen servants; do not touch my prophets."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
'Do not touch my anointed ones or harm my prophets.'

International Standard Version
"Don't touch my chosen ones, and don't hurt my prophets!"

NET Bible
saying, "Don't touch my anointed ones! Don't harm my prophets!"
Classic Translations
King James Bible
Saying, Touch not mine anointed, and do my prophets no harm.

New King James Version
Saying, “Do not touch My anointed ones, And do My prophets no harm.”

King James 2000 Bible
Saying, Touch not my anointed, and do my prophets no harm.

New Heart English Bible
"Do not touch my anointed ones. Do my prophets no harm."

World English Bible
"Don't touch my anointed ones! Do my prophets no harm!"

American King James Version
Saying, Touch not my anointed, and do my prophets no harm.

American Standard Version
Saying , Touch not mine anointed ones, And do my prophets no harm.

A Faithful Version
Saying, 'Touch not My anointed, and do My prophets no harm. '

Darby Bible Translation
[Saying,] Touch not mine anointed ones, And do my prophets no harm.

English Revised Version
Saying, Touch not mine anointed ones, and do my prophets no harm.

Webster's Bible Translation
Saying, Touch not my anointed, and do my prophets no harm.

Early Modern
Geneva Bible of 1587
Touch not mine anoynted, and doe my Prophets no harme.

Bishops' Bible of 1568
(16:19) Touche not myne annoynted: and triumph not ouer my prophetes.

Coverdale Bible of 1535
Touch not myne anoynted, & do my prophetes no harme.
Literal Translations
Literal Standard Version
Do not come against My anointed ones, "" And do no evil against My prophets.

Young's Literal Translation
Come not against Mine anointed ones, And against My prophets do not evil.

Smith's Literal Translation
Ye shall not touch upon my Messiah, and upon my prophets ye shall not do evil.

Catholic Translations
Douay-Rheims Bible
Touch not my anointed: and do no evil to my prophets.

Catholic Public Domain Version
‘Do not touch my Christ. And do not malign my prophets.’

Translations from Aramaic
Peshitta Holy Bible Translated
And he said to them: ‘You shall not touch my Anointed Ones, and to my Prophets you shall not do evil.’

Lamsa Bible
Saying, Touch not my anointed ones and do my prophets no harm.

OT Translations
JPS Tanakh 1917
Touch not Mine anointed ones, And do My prophets no harm.'

Brenton Septuagint Translation
saying, Touch not my anointed ones, and deal not wrongfully with my prophets.








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