Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

He said to me, "Son of man, these are the men who devise iniquity and give evil advice in this city,

King James Version

Then said he unto me, Son of man, these are the men that devise mischief, and give wicked counsel in this city:

Holman Bible

The Lord said to me, "Son of man, these are the men who plan evil and give wicked advice in this city.

International Standard Version

Then he told me, "Son of Man, these men are plotting evil and are giving wicked advice in this city.

A Conservative Version

And he said to me, Son of man, these are the men who devise iniquity, and who give wicked counsel in this city,

American Standard Version

And he said unto me, Son of man, these are the men that devise iniquity, and that give wicked counsel in this city;

Amplified

Then [the Spirit] said to me, Son of man, these are the men who devise iniquity and give wicked counsel in this city,

Bible in Basic English

Then he said to me, Son of man, these are the men who are designing evil, who are teaching evil ways in this town:

Darby Translation

And he said unto me, Son of man, these are the men that devise iniquity, and give wicked counsel in this city:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then said he unto me, Son of man, these are the men that devise mischief and give wicked counsel in this city:

Julia Smith Translation

And he will say to say to me, Son of man, these the men purposing vanity and counseling evil counsel in this city

King James 2000

Then said he unto me, Son of man, these are the men that devise iniquity, and give wicked counsel in this city:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he said to me, "Son of man, these [are] the men {who devise mischief}, and [who are] offering bad counsel in this city,

Modern King James verseion

And He said to me, Son of man, these are the men who plot evil and give wicked advice in this city;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then said the LORD unto me, "Thou son of man: these men imagine mischief, and a wicked counsel take they in this city,

NET Bible

The Lord said to me, "Son of man, these are the men who plot evil and give wicked advice in this city.

New Heart English Bible

He said to me, "Son of man, these are the men who devise iniquity, and who give wicked counsel in this city;

The Emphasized Bible

Then said he unto me, Son of man, These, are the men who are devising iniquity, and who are counselling wicked counsel in this city;

Webster

Then said he to me, Son of man, these are the men that devise mischief, and give wicked counsel in this city:

World English Bible

He said to me, Son of man, these are the men who devise iniquity, and who give wicked counsel in this city;

Youngs Literal Translation

And He saith unto me, 'Son of man, these are the men who are devising iniquity, and who are giving evil counsel in this city;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

Usage: 0

he unto me, Son

Usage: 0

of man
אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

these are the men
אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

חשׁב 
Chashab 
Usage: 124

און 
'aven 
Usage: 79

and give
יעץ 
Ya`ats 
Usage: 80

רעה רע 
Ra` 
Usage: 669

עצה 
`etsah 
Usage: 88

References

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Context Readings

Judgment On Evil Rulers

1 Moreover, the Spirit lifted me up and brought me to the east gate of the LORD'S house which faced eastward And behold, there were twenty-five men at the entrance of the gate, and among them I saw Jaazaniah son of Azzur and Pelatiah son of Benaiah, leaders of the people. 2 He said to me, "Son of man, these are the men who devise iniquity and give evil advice in this city, 3 who say, 'The time is not near to build houses. This city is the pot and we are the flesh.'


Cross References

Psalm 2:1-2

Why are the nations in an uproar And the peoples devising a vain thing?

Psalm 52:2

Your tongue devises destruction, Like a sharp razor, O worker of deceit.

Isaiah 30:1

"Woe to the rebellious children," declares the LORD, "Who execute a plan, but not Mine, And make an alliance, but not of My Spirit, In order to add sin to sin;

Jeremiah 5:5

"I will go to the great And will speak to them, For they know the way of the LORD And the ordinance of their God " But they too, with one accord, have broken the yoke And burst the bonds.

Esther 8:3

Then Esther spoke again to the king, fell at his feet, wept and implored him to avert the evil scheme of Haman the Agagite and his plot which he had devised against the Jews.

Psalm 36:4

He plans wickedness upon his bed; He sets himself on a path that is not good; He does not despise evil.

Isaiah 59:4

No one sues righteously and no one pleads honestly They trust in confusion and speak lies; They conceive mischief and bring forth iniquity.

Jeremiah 18:18

Then they said, "Come and let us devise plans against Jeremiah Surely the law is not going to be lost to the priest, nor counsel to the sage, nor the divine word to the prophet! Come on and let us strike at him with our tongue, and let us give no heed to any of his words."

Micah 2:1-2

Woe to those who scheme iniquity, Who work out evil on their beds! When morning comes, they do it, For it is in the power of their hands.

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