Parallel Verses

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;

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 evil and give wicked advice 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:

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;

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
of man
אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

these are the men
אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

and give
יעץ 
Ya`ats 
Usage: 80

References

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

Judgment On Evil Rulers

1 And the Spirit lifted me up, and brought me into the east gate of the house of Yahweh which looketh eastward, and lo! in the opening of the gate, twenty-five men, - and I saw in their midst Jaazaniah son of Azzur and Pelatiah son of Benaiah princes of the people. 2 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; 3 who are saying, Not near! let us build houses, - It, is the caldron, and, we, are the flesh!


Cross References

Psalm 2:1-2

Wherefore have nations assembled in tumult? Or should, peoples, mutter an empty thing?

Psalm 52:2

Engulfing ruin, doth thy tongue devise, Like a whetted razor, working deceit;

Isaiah 30:1

Alas! for sons who are rebellious, Declareth Yahweh. Executing a purpose, but not from me, And pouring out a libation but not from my spirit, - That they may add sin to sin:

Jeremiah 5:5

I will betake me unto the great men, and will speak, with them! For, they, know the way of Yahweh, the justice of their God! Yea but, they, with one accord have broken the yoke, torn off the bands.

Esther 8:3

Yet again, spake Esther before the king, and fell down at his feet, - and wept and made supplication unto him, to cause the mischief of Haman the Agagite to pass away, even the plot which he had plotted against the Jews.

Psalm 36:4

Iniquity, deviseth he upon his bed, - he taketh his stand in a way, not good, Wrong, doth he not abhor!

Isaiah 59:4

None, sueth in righteousness, and None, pleadeth in faithfulness, - Men are trusting in confusion, And speaking vanity, Conceiving wickedness And bringing forth iniquity:

Jeremiah 18:18

Then said they, - Come ye and let us devise against Jeremiah devices, For the law shall not perish from the priest, Nor, counsel, from the wise, Nor, the word from the prophet: Come and let as smite him with the tongue, And let us not give ear to any of his words!

Micah 2:1-2

Alas for them who devise iniquity and work wickedness upon their beds, - in the light of the morning, they will execute it, for it is in the power of their hand.

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