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But as it is, they desire
that is, a
He has prepared
But the truth is that they were longing for a better country, that is, a heavenly one. For that reason God is not ashamed [of them or] to be called their God [even to be surnamed their God--the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob]; for He has prepared a city for them. [Ex 3:6, 15; 4:5]
NASB Translator's Notes:
Literal renderings, alternate translations or explanations.
ashamed of them, to be
NASB Cross References:
2 Tim 4:18
The Lord will rescue me from every evil deed, and will bring me safely to His heavenly kingdom; to Him
the glory forever and ever. Amen.
"For whoever is ashamed of Me and My words in this adulterous and sinful generation, the Son of Man will also be ashamed of him when He comes in the glory of His Father with the holy angels."
appeared to him the same night and said,
"I am the God of your father Abraham;
Do not fear, for I am with you.
I will bless you, and multiply your descendants,
For the sake of My servant Abraham."
for he was looking for the city which has foundations, whose architect and builder is God.
Hebrew-Aramaic & Greek Dictionary:
(#) is number of times this NASB word was translated from the original language.
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3739; wherefore, on which account:--
reason(1), so then(1), therefore(43), this reason(6), wherefore(1), why(1).
153; to be ashamed
2564; to call upon:--
address(1), appeal(2), appealed(4), call(7), called(14), calling(1), calls(1).
3772; of heaven:--
heaven(1), heavenly(14), heavenly one(1), heavenly things(3).
2092; to prepare:--
get ready(1), get...ready(1), made ready(1), made...ready(1), make arrangements(1), make ready(4), prepare(11), prepared(20).
; of unc. or.;
God, a god:--
divinely(1), God(1267), god(6), God's(27), God-fearing(1), godly(2), godly*(1), gods(8), Lord(1).
; cptv. of the same as
better(17), better things(1), greater(1).
; a prim. vb.;
to stretch out, to reach after, to yearn for:--
aspires(1), desire(1), longing(1).
; a prim. word;
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