Don’t be afraid, because I am with you.
Don’t be intimidated; I am your God.
I will strengthen you.
I will help you.
I will support you with my victorious right hand.
GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)
Meaning-for-Meaning (Closest Natural Equivalence)
Fear not, for I am with you;
Be not dismayed, for I am your God.
I will strengthen you,
Yes, I will help you,
I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.
New King James Version (NKJV)
Word-for-Word (Formal Equivalence)
do not fear, for I am with you,
do not be afraid, for I am your God;
I will strengthen you, I will help you,
I will uphold you with my victorious right hand.
New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)
Thought-for-Thought (Functional Equivalence)
Do not be afraid—I am with you!
I am your God—let nothing terrify you!
I will make you strong and help you;
I will protect you and save you.
Good News Translation (GNT)
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