1 Kings 2:4
Text Analysis
4616 [e]לְמַעַן֩
6965 [e]יָקִ֨ים
may fulfillV-Hifil-Imperf-3ms
3068 [e]יְהוָ֜ה
853 [e]אֶת־
1697 [e]דְּבָר֗וֹ
His wordN-msc | 3ms
834 [e]אֲשֶׁ֨ר
1696 [e]דִּבֶּ֣ר
He spokeV-Piel-Perf-3ms
5921 [e]עָלַי֮
concerning mePrep | 1cs
559 [e]לֵאמֹר֒
sayingPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
518 [e]אִם־
8104 [e]יִשְׁמְר֨וּ
take heedV-Qal-Imperf-3mp
1121 [e]בָנֶ֜יךָ
your sonsN-mpc | 2ms
853 [e]אֶת־
1870 [e]דַּרְכָּ֗ם
their wayN-csc | 3mp
1980 [e]לָלֶ֤כֶת
to walkPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
6440 [e]לְפָנַי֙
before MePrep-l | N-mpc | 1cs
571 [e]בֶּאֱמֶ֔ת
in truthPrep-b | N-fs
3605 [e]בְּכָל־
with allPrep-b | N-msc
3824 [e]לְבָבָ֖ם
their heartN-msc | 3mp
3605 [e]וּבְכָל־
and with allConj-w, Prep-b | N-msc
5315 [e]נַפְשָׁ֑ם
their soulN-fsc | 3mp
559 [e]לֵאמֹ֕ר
He saidPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
3808 [e]לֹֽא־
3772 [e]יִכָּרֵ֤ת
shall lackV-Nifal-Imperf-3ms
youPrep | 2ms
376 [e]אִ֔ישׁ
a manN-ms
5921 [e]מֵעַ֖ל
3678 [e]כִּסֵּ֥א
the throneN-msc
3478 [e]יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
of IsraelN-proper-ms

Hebrew Texts
מלכים א 2:4 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
לְמַעַן֩ יָקִ֨ים יְהוָ֜ה אֶת־דְּבָרֹ֗ו אֲשֶׁ֨ר דִּבֶּ֣ר עָלַי֮ לֵאמֹר֒ אִם־יִשְׁמְר֨וּ בָנֶ֜יךָ אֶת־דַּרְכָּ֗ם לָלֶ֤כֶת לְפָנַי֙ בֶּאֱמֶ֔ת בְּכָל־לְבָבָ֖ם וּבְכָל־נַפְשָׁ֑ם לֵאמֹ֕ר לֹֽא־יִכָּרֵ֤ת לְךָ֙ אִ֔ישׁ מֵעַ֖ל כִּסֵּ֥א יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃

מלכים א 2:4 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
למען יקים יהוה את־דברו אשר דבר עלי לאמר אם־ישמרו בניך את־דרכם ללכת לפני באמת בכל־לבבם ובכל־נפשם לאמר לא־יכרת לך איש מעל כסא ישראל׃

מלכים א 2:4 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
למען יקים יהוה את־דברו אשר דבר עלי לאמר אם־ישמרו בניך את־דרכם ללכת לפני באמת בכל־לבבם ובכל־נפשם לאמר לא־יכרת לך איש מעל כסא ישראל׃

מלכים א 2:4 Hebrew Bible
למען יקים יהוה את דברו אשר דבר עלי לאמר אם ישמרו בניך את דרכם ללכת לפני באמת בכל לבבם ובכל נפשם לאמר לא יכרת לך איש מעל כסא ישראל׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
so that the LORD may carry out His promise which He spoke concerning me, saying, 'If your sons are careful of their way, to walk before Me in truth with all their heart and with all their soul, you shall not lack a man on the throne of Israel.'

King James Bible
That the LORD may continue his word which he spake concerning me, saying, If thy children take heed to their way, to walk before me in truth with all their heart and with all their soul, there shall not fail thee (said he) a man on the throne of Israel.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
and so that the LORD will carry out His promise that He made to me: 'If your sons are careful to walk faithfully before Me with their whole mind and heart, you will never fail to have a man on the throne of Israel.'"
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

That the Lord

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John 15:9,10 As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you: continue you in my love…

Jude 1:20,21,24 But you, beloved, building up yourselves on your most holy faith, …

his word

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1 Chronicles 17:11-15 And it shall come to pass, when your days be expired that you must …

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Leviticus 26:3 If you walk in my statutes, and keep my commandments, and do them;

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Luke 1:6 And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments …

with all their heart

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Deuteronomy 10:12 And now, Israel, what does the LORD your God require of you, but …

Deuteronomy 11:13 And it shall come to pass, if you shall listen diligently to my commandments …

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fail, etc. [heb] be cut off from thee from the throne

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2 Samuel 7:12,13,16 And when your days be fulfilled, and you shall sleep with your fathers, …

Psalm 37:9,22 For evildoers shall be cut off: but those that wait on the LORD, …

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