1 Chronicles 21:3

Joab said, Yahweh make his people a hundred times as many as they are: but, my lord the king, aren't they all my lord's servants? why does my lord require this thing? why will he be a cause of guilt to Israel?

Alternate Versions of 1 Chronicles 21-3

A Conservative Version: 1 Chronicles 21:3
And Joab said, Jehovah make his people a hundred times as many as they are. But, my lord the king, are they not all my lord's servants? Why does my lord require this thing? Why will he be a cause of guilt to Israel?

American Standard Version: 1 Chronicles 21:3
And Joab said, Jehovah make his people a hundred times as many as they are: but, my lord the king, are they not all my lord's servants? why doth my lord require this thing? why will he be a cause of guilt unto Israel?

Bible in Basic English: 1 Chronicles 21:3
And Joab said, May the Lord make his people a hundred times more in number than they are; but, my lord king, are they not all my lord's servants? why would my lord have this done? why will he become a cause of sin to Israel?

Darby English Bible: 1 Chronicles 21:3
And Joab said, Jehovah add to his people, how many soever they be, a hundredfold: are they not all, my lord O king, my lord's servants? why does my lord require this thing? why should he become a trespass to Israel?

King James Version: 1 Chronicles 21:3
And Joab answered, The LORD make his people an hundred times so many more as they be: but, my lord the king, are they not all my lord's servants? why then doth my lord require this thing? why will he be a cause of trespass to Israel?

King James Version (UK): 1 Chronicles 21:3
And Joab answered, The LORD make his people an hundred times so many more as they be but, my lord the king, are they not all my lord's servants? why then does my lord require this thing? why will he be a cause of trespass to Israel?

Webster's: 1 Chronicles 21:3
And Joab answered, the LORD make his people a hundred times more numerous than they are: but, my lord the king, are they not all my lord's servants? why then doth my lord require this thing? why will he be a cause of trespass to Israel?

Youngs Literal Translation: 1 Chronicles 21:3
And Joab saith, `Jehovah doth add to His people as they are a hundred times; are they not, my lord, O king, all of them to my lord for servants? why doth my lord seek this? why is he for a cause of guilt to Israel?'

Verses Related to 1 Chronicles 21-3

Genesis 20:9
Then Abimelech called Abraham, and said to him, "What have you done to us? How have I sinned against you, that you have brought on me and on my kingdom a great sin? You have done deeds to me that ought not to be done!"

Exodus 32:21
Moses said to Aaron, "What did these people do to you, that you have brought a great sin on them?"

Deuteronomy 1:11
Yahweh, the God of your fathers, make you a thousand times as many as you are, and bless you, as he has promised you!

1 Samuel 2:24
No, my sons; for it is no good report that I hear: you make Yahweh's people to disobey.

2 Samuel 24:3
Joab said to the king, Now Yahweh your God add to the people, however many they may be, one hundred times; and may the eyes of my lord the king see it: but why does my lord the king delight in this thing?

1 Kings 14:16
He will give Israel up because of the sins of Jeroboam, which he has sinned, and with which he has made Israel to sin.

1 Chronicles 19:13
Be of good courage, and let us play the man for our people, and for the cities of our God: and Yahweh do that which seems him good.

Psalms 115:14
May Yahweh increase you more and more, You and your children.

Proverbs 14:28
In the multitude of people is the king's glory, But in the lack of people is the destruction of the prince.