Zephaniah 3:5
Text Analysis
3068 [e]יְהוָ֤ה
Yahweh [is]N-proper-ms
6662 [e]צַדִּיק֙
7130 [e]בְּקִרְבָּ֔הּ
in her midstPrep-b | N-msc | 3fs
3808 [e]לֹ֥א
6213 [e]יַעֲשֶׂ֖ה
He will doV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
5766 [e]עַוְלָ֑ה
1242 [e]בַּבֹּ֨קֶר
morningPrep-b, Art | N-ms
1242 [e]בַּבֹּ֜קֶר
everyPrep-b, Art | N-ms
4941 [e]מִשְׁפָּט֨וֹ
His justiceN-msc | 3ms
5414 [e]יִתֵּ֤ן
He bringsV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
216 [e]לָאוֹר֙
to lightPrep-l, Art | N-cs
3808 [e]לֹ֣א
5737 [e]נֶעְדָּ֔ר
He failsV-Nifal-Perf-3ms
3808 [e]וְלֹֽא־
but noConj-w | Adv-NegPrt
3045 [e]יוֹדֵ֥עַ
5767 [e]עַוָּ֖ל
the unjustN-ms
1322 [e]בֹּֽשֶׁת׃

Hebrew Texts
צפניה 3:5 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
יְהוָ֤ה צַדִּיק֙ בְּקִרְבָּ֔הּ לֹ֥א יַעֲשֶׂ֖ה עַוְלָ֑ה בַּבֹּ֨קֶר בַּבֹּ֜קֶר מִשְׁפָּטֹ֨ו יִתֵּ֤ן לָאֹור֙ לֹ֣א נֶעְדָּ֔ר וְלֹֽא־יֹודֵ֥עַ עַוָּ֖ל בֹּֽשֶׁת׃

צפניה 3:5 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
יהוה צדיק בקרבה לא יעשה עולה בבקר בבקר משפטו יתן לאור לא נעדר ולא־יודע עול בשת׃

צפניה 3:5 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
יהוה צדיק בקרבה לא יעשה עולה בבקר בבקר משפטו יתן לאור לא נעדר ולא־יודע עול בשת׃

צפניה 3:5 Hebrew Bible
יהוה צדיק בקרבה לא יעשה עולה בבקר בבקר משפטו יתן לאור לא נעדר ולא יודע עול בשת׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
The LORD is righteous within her; He will do no injustice. Every morning He brings His justice to light; He does not fail. But the unjust knows no shame.

King James Bible
The just LORD is in the midst thereof; he will not do iniquity: every morning doth he bring his judgment to light, he faileth not; but the unjust knoweth no shame.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The righteous LORD is in her; He does no wrong. He applies His justice morning by morning; He does not fail at dawn, yet the one who does wrong knows no shame.
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