Deuteronomy 31:6 (New King James Version) A.F.V A.S.V. This promise, though made at this time particularly to Israel and … Deuteronomy 31:6 Context. He will not leave you nor forsake you." Written by Brenda McGee. 3 The LORD thy God, he will go over before thee, and he will destroy these nations from before thee, and thou shalt possess them: and Joshua, he shall go over before thee, as the LORD hath said. In this verse Moses is 120 years old and is giving a speech to the Israelites. Be strong — In faith in God. DEUTERONOMY 31:6 “Be strong and courageous” KING JAMES VERSION (KJV) TRANSLATION, MEANING, CONTEXT. Deuteronomy 31:6(NASB) Verse Thoughts. Deuteronomy 31:6: Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the Lord your God, He is the One who goes with you. They are east of the Jordan river preparing to enter the Promised Land. The God of Israel challenged His people to be strong and very courageous, but He also entreated them never to fear or to tremble with fright and reassured them that He would be with them always, to lead and to comfort, to support and help them, no matter where they went or what they did. See the notes there. About the Author. Be strong - chizku , the same word that is used Exodus 4:21 (note), Exodus 9:15 (note), for hardening Pharaoh' s heart. Deuteronomy 31:6. 4 And the LORD shall do unto them as he did to Sihon and to Og, kings of the Amorites, and unto the land of them, whom he destroyed. Brenda A. McGee has attended New York Theological Seminary in New York, NY, and Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, CA as a Master of Divinity student. Deuteronomy 31:6 NKJV (New King James Version). Deuteronomy 31:6. Deuteronomy 31:6 Be strong H2388 and of a good courage H553 , fear H3372 not, nor be afraid H6206 of them: H6440 for the LORD H3068 thy God, H430 he it is that doth go H1980 with thee; he will not fail H7503 thee, nor forsake H5800 thee. Leave a Reply Cancel reply. ... New King James Version Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the LORD your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not fail thee nor forsake thee — Will not leave thee to thyself, but will be always present with thee to assist and make thee successful in thy undertakings. They have been wandering in the wilderness for 40 years preparing for this moment.