And will be a Father to you, and you shall be my sons and daughters, said the Lord Almighty.
Treasury of Scripture
Psalm 22:30 A seed shall serve him; it shall be accounted to the Lord for a generation.
Jeremiah 3:19 But I said, How shall I put you among the children, and give you a pleasant land, a goodly heritage of the hosts of nations? and I said...
Jeremiah 31:1,9 At the same time, said the LORD, will I be the God of all the families of Israel, and they shall be my people...
Hosea 1:9,10 Then said God, Call his name Loammi: for you are not my people, and I will not be your God...
John 1:12 But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name:
Romans 8:14-17,29 For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God...
Galatians 3:26 For you are all the children of God by faith in Christ Jesus.
Galatians 4:5-7 To redeem them that were under the law, that we might receive the adoption of sons...
Ephesians 1:5 Having predestinated us to the adoption of children by Jesus Christ to himself, according to the good pleasure of his will,
1 John 3:1,2 Behold, what manner of love the Father has bestowed on us, that we should be called the sons of God: therefore the world knows us not...
Revelation 21:7 He that overcomes shall inherit all things; and I will be his God, and he shall be my son.
Genesis 17:1 And when Abram was ninety years old and nine, the LORD appeared to Abram, and said to him, I am the Almighty God; walk before me...
Genesis 48:3 And Jacob said to Joseph, God Almighty appeared to me at Luz in the land of Canaan, and blessed me,
Revelation 1:8 I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the ending, said the Lord, which is, and which was, and which is to come, the Almighty.
Revelation 21:22 And I saw no temple therein: for the Lord God Almighty and the Lamb are the temple of it.
ContextDo Not Be Unequally Yoked
14Be you not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship has righteousness with unrighteousness? and what communion has light with darkness? 15And what concord has Christ with Belial? or what part has he that believes with an infidel? 16And what agreement has the temple of God with idols? for you are the temple of the living God; as God has said, I will dwell in them, and walk in them; and I will be their God, and they shall be my people. 17Why come out from among them, and be you separate, said the Lord, and touch not the unclean thing; and I will receive you. 18And will be a Father to you, and you shall be my sons and daughters, said the Lord Almighty.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
And will be to you a Father, And ye shall be to me sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.
And I will receive you; and I will be a Father to you; and you shall be my sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.
Darby Bible Translation
and I will be to you for a Father, and ye shall be to me for sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.
King James Bible
And will be a Father unto you, and ye shall be my sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.
Young's Literal Translation
and I will be to you for a Father, and ye -- ye shall be to Me for sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.'