فَأَرْسَلْتُ إِلَيْهِمَا رُسُلًا قَائِلًا: «إِنِّي أَنَا عَامِلٌ عَمَلًا عَظِيمًا فَلَا أَقْدْرُ أَنْ أَنْزِلَ. لِمَاذَا يَبْطُلُ ٱلْعَمَلُ بَيْنَمَا أَتْرُكُهُ وَأَنْزِلُ إِلَيْكُمَا؟»٣3
And
I
sent
StrongsID:
h7971
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שָׁלַח
Transliteration:
shâlach
Pronounciation:
shaw-lakh'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to send away, for, or out (in a great variety of applications); [idiom] any wise, appoint, bring (on the way), cast (away, out), conduct, [idiom] earnestly, forsake, give (up), grow long, lay, leave, let depart (down, go, loose), push away, put (away, forth, in, out), reach forth, send (away, forth, out), set, shoot (forth, out), sow, spread, stretch forth (out).
messengers
StrongsID:
h4397
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מֲלְאָךְ
Transliteration:
mălʼâk
Pronounciation:
mal-awk'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from an unused root meaning to despatch as a deputy; a messenger; specifically, of God, i.e. an angel (also a prophet, priest or teacher); ambassador, angel, king, messenger.
unto
them
saying
StrongsID:
h559
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
אָמַר
Transliteration:
ʼâmar
Pronounciation:
aw-mar'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to say (used with great latitude); answer, appoint, avouch, bid, boast self, call, certify, challenge, charge, [phrase] (at the, give) command(-ment), commune, consider, declare, demand, [idiom] desire, determine, [idiom] expressly, [idiom] indeed, [idiom] intend, name, [idiom] plainly, promise, publish, report, require, say, speak (against, of), [idiom] still, [idiom] suppose, talk, tell, term, [idiom] that is, [idiom] think, use (speech), utter, [idiom] verily, [idiom] yet.
I
am
doing
StrongsID:
h6213
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
עָשָׂה
Transliteration:
ʻâsâh
Pronounciation:
aw-saw'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to do or make, in the broadest sense and widest application; accomplish, advance, appoint, apt, be at, become, bear, bestow, bring forth, bruise, be busy, [idiom] certainly, have the charge of, commit, deal (with), deck, [phrase] displease, do, (ready) dress(-ed), (put in) execute(-ion), exercise, fashion, [phrase] feast, (fight-) ing man, [phrase] finish, fit, fly, follow, fulfill, furnish, gather, get, go about, govern, grant, great, [phrase] hinder, hold (a feast), [idiom] indeed, [phrase] be industrious, [phrase] journey, keep, labour, maintain, make, be meet, observe, be occupied, offer, [phrase] officer, pare, bring (come) to pass, perform, pracise, prepare, procure, provide, put, requite, [idiom] sacrifice, serve, set, shew, [idiom] sin, spend, [idiom] surely, take, [idiom] thoroughly, trim, [idiom] very, [phrase] vex, be (warr-) ior, work(-man), yield, use.
a
great
StrongsID:
h1419
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
גָּדוֹל
Transliteration:
gâdôwl
Pronounciation:
gaw-dole'
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
or גָּדֹל; (shortened) from גָּדַל; great (in any sense); hence, older; also insolent; [phrase] aloud, elder(-est), [phrase] exceeding(-ly), [phrase] far, (man of) great (man, matter, thing,-er,-ness), high, long, loud, mighty, more, much, noble, proud thing, [idiom] sore, ([idiom]) very.
work
StrongsID:
h4399
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מְלָאכָה
Transliteration:
mᵉlâʼkâh
Pronounciation:
mel-aw-kaw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from the same as מֲלְאָךְ; properly, deputyship, i.e. ministry; generally, employment (never servile) or work (abstractly or concretely); also property (as the result of labor); business, [phrase] cattle, [phrase] industrious, occupation, ([phrase] -pied), [phrase] officer, thing (made), use, (manner of) work((-man), -manship).
so
that
I
cannot
StrongsID:
h3201
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
יָכֹל
Transliteration:
yâkôl
Pronounciation:
yaw-kole'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
or (fuller) יָכוֹל; a primitive root; to be able, literally (can, could) or morally (may, might); be able, any at all (ways), attain, can (away with, (-not)), could, endure, might, overcome, have power, prevail, still, suffer.
come
down
StrongsID:
h3381
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
יָרַד
Transliteration:
yârad
Pronounciation:
yaw-rad'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to descend (literally, to go downwards; or conventionally to a lower region, as the shore, a boundary, the enemy, etc.; or figuratively, to fall); causatively, to bring down (in all the above applications); [idiom] abundantly, bring down, carry down, cast down, (cause to) come(-ing) down, fall (down), get down, go(-ing) down(-ward), hang down, [idiom] indeed, let down, light (down), put down (off), (cause to, let) run down, sink, subdue, take down.
why
should
the
work
StrongsID:
h4399
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מְלָאכָה
Transliteration:
mᵉlâʼkâh
Pronounciation:
mel-aw-kaw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from the same as מֲלְאָךְ; properly, deputyship, i.e. ministry; generally, employment (never servile) or work (abstractly or concretely); also property (as the result of labor); business, [phrase] cattle, [phrase] industrious, occupation, ([phrase] -pied), [phrase] officer, thing (made), use, (manner of) work((-man), -manship).
cease
StrongsID:
h7673
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שָׁבַת
Transliteration:
shâbath
Pronounciation:
shaw-bath'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to repose, i.e. desist from exertion; used in many implied relations (causative, figurative or specific); (cause to, let, make to) cease, celebrate, cause (make) to fail, keep (sabbath), suffer to be lacking, leave, put away (down), (make to) rest, rid, still, take away.
whilst
StrongsID:
h834
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
אֲשֶׁר
Transliteration:
ʼăsher
Pronounciation:
ash-er'
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive relative pronoun (of every gender and number); who, which, what, that; also (as an adverb and a conjunction) when, where, how, because, in order that, etc.; [idiom] after, [idiom] alike, as (soon as), because, [idiom] every, for, [phrase] forasmuch, [phrase] from whence, [phrase] how(-soever), [idiom] if, (so) that ((thing) which, wherein), [idiom] though, [phrase] until, [phrase] whatsoever, when, where ([phrase] -as, -in, -of, -on, -soever, -with), which, whilst, [phrase] whither(-soever), who(-m, -soever, -se). As it is indeclinable, it is often accompanied by the personal pronoun expletively, used to show the connection.
I
leave
StrongsID:
h7503
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
רָפָה
Transliteration:
râphâh
Pronounciation:
raw-faw'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to slacken (in many applications, literal or figurative); abate, cease, consume, draw (toward evening), fail, (be) faint, be (wax) feeble, forsake, idle, leave, let alone (go, down), (be) slack, stay, be still, be slothful, (be) weak(-en). See רָפָא.
it
and
come
down
StrongsID:
h3381
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
יָרַד
Transliteration:
yârad
Pronounciation:
yaw-rad'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to descend (literally, to go downwards; or conventionally to a lower region, as the shore, a boundary, the enemy, etc.; or figuratively, to fall); causatively, to bring down (in all the above applications); [idiom] abundantly, bring down, carry down, cast down, (cause to) come(-ing) down, fall (down), get down, go(-ing) down(-ward), hang down, [idiom] indeed, let down, light (down), put down (off), (cause to, let) run down, sink, subdue, take down.
to
you