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Numbers 14:21

    Numbers 14:21 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    But as truly as I live, all the earth shall be filled with the glory of the LORD.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    But as truly as I live, all the earth shall be filled with the glory of the LORD.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    but in very deed, as I live, and as all the earth shall be filled with the glory of Jehovah;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    But truly, as I am living, and as all the earth will be full of the glory of the Lord;

    Webster's Revision

    but in very deed, as I live, and as all the earth shall be filled with the glory of Jehovah;

    World English Bible

    but in very deed, as I live, and as all the earth shall be filled with the glory of Yahweh;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    but in very deed, as I live, and as all the earth shall be filled with the glory of the LORD;

    Clarke's Commentary on Numbers 14:21

    All the earth shall be filled, etc. - כל הארץ kol haarets, all This land, i. e., the land of Canaan which was only fulfilled to the letter when the preaching of Christ and his apostles was heard through all the cities and villages of Judea. It does not appear that the whole of the terraqueous globe is meant by this expression in any of the places where it occurs connected with this promise of the diffusion of the Divine light. See Psalm 72:19; Isaiah 40:5; Habakkuk 2:14.

    Barnes' Notes on Numbers 14:21

    Render: But as truly as I live, and as all the earth shall be filled with the glory of the Lord; Numbers 14:22 all those men, etc.; Numbers 14:23 shall not see, etc.

    Wesley's Notes on Numbers 14:21

    14:21 With the glory of the Lord - With the report of the glorious and righteous acts of God in punishing this rebellious people.