Parallel Verses

King James Version

Notwithstanding they would not hear, but hardened their necks, like to the neck of their fathers, that did not believe in the LORD their God.

New American Standard Bible

However, they did not listen, but stiffened their neck like their fathers, who did not believe in the LORD their God.

Holman Bible

But they would not listen. Instead they became obstinate like their ancestors who did not believe the Lord their God.

International Standard Version

But they would not listen. Instead, they were stubborn, just like their ancestors had been, who did not believe in the LORD their God.

A Conservative Version

Notwithstanding, they would not hear, but stiffened their neck, like the neck of their fathers who did not believed in LORD their God.

American Standard Version

Notwithstanding, they would not hear, but hardened their neck, like to the neck of their fathers, who believed not in Jehovah their God.

Amplified

Yet they would not hear, but hardened their necks as did their fathers who did not believe (trust in, rely on, and remain steadfast to) the Lord their God.

Bible in Basic English

And they did not give ear, but became stiff-necked, like their fathers who had no faith in the Lord their God.

Darby Translation

But they would not hear, and hardened their necks, like to the neck of their fathers, who did not believe in Jehovah their God.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Notwithstanding, they would not hear, but hardened their necks, like to the neck of their fathers, who had never believed in the LORD their God.

Julia Smith Translation

And they heard not, and they will harden their neck as the neck Of their fathers who did not believe in Jehovah their God.

King James 2000

Nevertheless they would not hear, but hardened their necks, like the neck of their fathers, that did not believe in the LORD their God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But they did not listen and they stiffened their necks, like the necks of their ancestors who did not believe in Yahweh their God.

Modern King James verseion

But they would not hear, but hardened their necks, like the neck of their fathers who did not believe in Jehovah their God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Notwithstanding, they would not hear, but hardened their necks, like to the necks of their fathers that did not believe the LORD their God.

NET Bible

But they did not pay attention and were as stubborn as their ancestors, who had not trusted the Lord their God.

New Heart English Bible

Notwithstanding, they would not listen, but hardened their neck, like the neck of their fathers, who did not believe in the LORD their God.

The Emphasized Bible

Howbeit they hearkened not, - but stiffened their neck, like the neck of their fathers, who trusted not in Yahweh their God;

Webster

Notwithstanding, they would not hear, but hardened their necks, like the neck of their fathers, that did not believe in the LORD their God.

World English Bible

Notwithstanding, they would not listen, but hardened their neck, like the neck of their fathers, who didn't believe in Yahweh their God.

Youngs Literal Translation

and they have not hearkened, and harden their neck, like the neck of their fathers, who did not remain stedfast in Jehovah their God,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
but hardened
קשׁה 
Qashah 
Usage: 28

ערף 
`oreph 
Usage: 35

like to the neck
ערף 
`oreph 
Usage: 35

in the Lord

Usage: 0

References

Context Readings

Israel Deported To Assyria And The Reasons It Fell

13 Yet the LORD testified against Israel, and against Judah, by all the prophets, and by all the seers, saying, Turn ye from your evil ways, and keep my commandments and my statutes, according to all the law which I commanded your fathers, and which I sent to you by my servants the prophets. 14 Notwithstanding they would not hear, but hardened their necks, like to the neck of their fathers, that did not believe in the LORD their God. 15 And they rejected his statutes, and his covenant that he made with their fathers, and his testimonies which he testified against them; and they followed vanity, and became vain, and went after the heathen that were round about them, concerning whom the LORD had charged them, that they should not do like them.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 31:27

For I know thy rebellion, and thy stiff neck: behold, while I am yet alive with you this day, ye have been rebellious against the LORD; and how much more after my death?

Acts 7:51

Ye stiffnecked and uncircumcised in heart and ears, ye do always resist the Holy Ghost: as your fathers did, so do ye.

Exodus 32:9

And the LORD said unto Moses, I have seen this people, and, behold, it is a stiffnecked people:

Deuteronomy 1:32

Yet in this thing ye did not believe the LORD your God,

2 Chronicles 36:13

And he also rebelled against king Nebuchadnezzar, who had made him swear by God: but he stiffened his neck, and hardened his heart from turning unto the LORD God of Israel.

Psalm 78:22

Because they believed not in God, and trusted not in his salvation:

Psalm 78:32

For all this they sinned still, and believed not for his wondrous works.

Psalm 106:24

Yea, they despised the pleasant land, they believed not his word:

Proverbs 29:1

He, that being often reproved hardeneth his neck, shall suddenly be destroyed, and that without remedy.

Isaiah 48:4

Because I knew that thou art obstinate, and thy neck is an iron sinew, and thy brow brass;

Jeremiah 7:26

Yet they hearkened not unto me, nor inclined their ear, but hardened their neck: they did worse than their fathers.

Romans 2:4-5

Or despisest thou the riches of his goodness and forbearance and longsuffering; not knowing that the goodness of God leadeth thee to repentance?

Hebrews 3:7-8

Wherefore (as the Holy Ghost saith, To day if ye will hear his voice,

Hebrews 3:12

Take heed, brethren, lest there be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief, in departing from the living God.

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