For that you ought to say, If the Lord will, we shall live, and do this, or that.
Treasury of Scripture
2 Samuel 15:25,26 And the king said to Zadok, Carry back the ark of God into the city: if I shall find favor in the eyes of the LORD...
Proverbs 19:21 There are many devices in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand.
Lamentations 3:37 Who is he that said, and it comes to pass, when the Lord commands it not?
Acts 18:21 But bade them farewell, saying, I must by all means keep this feast that comes in Jerusalem: but I will return again to you...
Romans 1:10 Making request, if by any means now at length I might have a prosperous journey by the will of God to come to you.
Romans 15:32 That I may come to you with joy by the will of God, and may with you be refreshed.
1 Corinthians 4:19 But I will come to you shortly, if the Lord will, and will know, not the speech of them which are puffed up, but the power.
1 Corinthians 16:7 For I will not see you now by the way; but I trust to tarry a while with you, if the Lord permit.
Hebrews 6:3 And this will we do, if God permit.
ContextDo Not Boast About Tomorrow
13Go to now, you that say, To day or to morrow we will go into such a city, and continue there a year, and buy and sell, and get gain: 14Whereas you know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapor, that appears for a little time, and then vanishes away. 15For that you ought to say, If the Lord will, we shall live, and do this, or that. 16But now you rejoice in your boastings: all such rejoicing is evil. 17Therefore to him that knows to do good, and does it not, to him it is sin.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
For that ye ought to say, If the Lord will, we shall both live, and do this or that.
For what is your life? It is a vapour which appeareth for a little while, and afterwards shall vanish away. For that you should say: If the Lord will, and if we shall live, we will do this or that.
Darby Bible Translation
instead of your saying, If the Lord should so will and we should live, we will also do this or that.
King James Bible
For that ye ought to say, If the Lord will, we shall live, and do this, or that.
Young's Literal Translation
instead of your saying, 'If the Lord may will, we shall live, and do this or that;'