Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Therefore the sin of the young men was very great before the LORD: for men abhorred the offering of the LORD.

New American Standard Bible

Thus the sin of the young men was very great before the LORD, for the men despised the offering of the LORD.

King James Version

Wherefore the sin of the young men was very great before the LORD: for men abhorred the offering of the LORD.

Holman Bible

So the servants’ sin was very severe in the presence of the Lord, because they treated the Lord’s offering with contempt.

International Standard Version

By doing this, the sin of the young men was very serious in the LORD's sight because the men despised the LORD's offering.

A Conservative Version

And the sin of the young men was very great before LORD, for the men despised the offering of LORD.

American Standard Version

And the sin of the young men was very great before Jehovah; for the men despised the offering of Jehovah.

Amplified

So the sin of the [two] young men was very great before the Lord, for they despised the offering of the Lord.

Bible in Basic English

And the sin of these young men was very great before the Lord; for they gave no honour to the Lord's offerings.

Darby Translation

And the sin of the young men was very great before Jehovah, for men despised the offering of Jehovah.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Therefore, the sin of the young men was very great before the LORD, for men despised the present of the LORD.

Julia Smith Translation

And the sin of the boys will be exceedingly great before Jehovah, for the men despised the gifts of Jehovah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So the sin of the young men was very great in the sight of Yahweh, because the men treated the offering of Yahweh with contempt.

Modern King James verseion

And the sin of the young men was very great before Jehovah. For men despised the offering of Jehovah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the sin of the young men was very great before the LORD. For they despised the people, and also the offering of the LORD.

NET Bible

The sin of these young men was very great in the Lord's sight, for they treated the Lord's offering with contempt.

New Heart English Bible

The sin of the young men was very great before the LORD; for they despised the offering of the LORD.

The Emphasized Bible

And so it was, that, the sin of the young men, was exceeding great, before Yahweh, - for men scorned the offerings of Yahweh.

Webster

Wherefore the sin of the young men was very great before the LORD: for men abhorred the offering of the LORD.

World English Bible

The sin of the young men was very great before Yahweh; for the men despised the offering of Yahweh.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the sin of the young men is very great in the presence of Jehovah, for the men have despised the offering of Jehovah.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חטּאת חטּאה 
Chatta'ah 
Usage: 294

of the young men
נער 
Na`ar 
Usage: 239

גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

the Lord

Usage: 0

אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

the offering
מנחה 
Minchah 
Usage: 211

References

Context Readings

Eli's Evil Sons

16 And if any man said unto him, Let them not fail to burn the fat first, and then take as much as your soul desires; then he would answer him, Nay; but you shall give it to me now: and if not, I will take it by force. 17 Therefore the sin of the young men was very great before the LORD: for men abhorred the offering of the LORD. 18 But Samuel ministered before the LORD, being a child, girded with a linen ephod.



Cross References

Genesis 6:11

The earth also was corrupt before God, and the earth was filled with violence.

Genesis 10:9

He was a mighty hunter before the LORD: therefore it is said, Even as Nimrod the mighty hunter before the LORD.

Genesis 13:13

But the men of Sodom were wicked and sinners before the LORD exceedingly.

2 Kings 21:6

And he made his son pass through the fire, and practiced soothsaying, and used witchcraft, and dealt with mediums and wizards: he did much wickedness in the sight of the LORD, to provoke him to anger.

Psalm 51:4

Against you, you only, have I sinned, and done this evil in your sight: that you might be justified when you speak, and be blameless when you judge.

Isaiah 3:8

For Jerusalem is ruined, and Judah is fallen: because their tongue and their deeds are against the LORD, to provoke the eyes of his glory.

Malachi 2:7-9

For the priest's lips should preserve knowledge, and they should seek the law from his mouth: for he is the messenger of the LORD of hosts.

Malachi 2:13

And this have you done again, covering the altar of the LORD with tears, with weeping, and with crying out, because he regards not the offering any more, or receives it with good will at your hand.

Matthew 18:7

Woe unto the world because of offenses! for it must needs be that offenses come; but woe to that man by whom the offense comes!

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