1 Samuel 20:42

English Standard Version

42 Then Jonathan said to David, “Go in peace, because we have sworn both of us in the name of the Lord, saying, ‘The Lord shall be between me and you, and between my offspring and your offspring, forever.’” And he rose and departed, and Jonathan went into the city.[1] (1Sa 1:17; 1Sa 20:13; 1Sa 20:15; 1Sa 20:23)

New International Version

42 Jonathan said to David, “Go in peace, for we have sworn friendship with each other in the name of the Lord, saying, ‘The Lord is witness between you and me, and between your descendants and my descendants forever.’ ” Then David left, and Jonathan went back to the town.[1]

New Int. Readers Version

42 Jonathan said to David, “Go in peace. In the name of the Lord we have taken an oath. We've promised to be friends. We've said, ‘The Lord is a witness between you and me. He's a witness between your children and my children forever.’ ” Then David left, and Jonathan went back to the town.

King James Version

42 And Jonathan said to David, Go in peace, forasmuch as we have sworn both of us in the name of the LORD, saying, The LORD be between me and thee, and between my seed and thy seed for ever. And he arose and departed: and Jonathan went into the city.