Parallel Verses

NET Bible

Do not let anyone accuse or contend against anyone else: for my case is against you priests!

New American Standard Bible

Yet let no one find fault, and let none offer reproof; For your people are like those who contend with the priest.

King James Version

Yet let no man strive, nor reprove another: for thy people are as they that strive with the priest.

Holman Bible

But let no one dispute; let no one argue, for My case is against you priests.

International Standard Version

"Let no one fight or bring charges against another, for my dispute is with you, priest.

A Conservative Version

Yet, let no man strive, nor let any man reprove, for thy people are as those who strive with the priest.

American Standard Version

Yet let no man strive, neither let any man reprove; for thy people are as they that strive with the priest.

Amplified

Yet let no man strive, neither let any man reprove [another -- "do not waste your time in mutual recriminations], for with you is My contention, O priest.

Bible in Basic English

Let no man go to law or make protests, for your people are like those who go to law with a priest.

Darby Translation

Yet let no man strive, and let no man reprove; for thy people are as they that strive with the priest.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Certainly man does not contend with nor reprehend man; for thy people are as those that resist the priest.

Julia Smith Translation

But a man shall not contend, and he shall not admonish a man: and my people as contending with the priest.

King James 2000

Yet let no man strive, nor reprove another: for your people are as they that strive with the priest.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yet, let no one contend, and let no one accuse, for with you, O priest, [is my] contention.

Modern King James verseion

Yet let no man strive, nor reprove another. For your people are as those who strive with the priest.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Yet is there none, that will chasten nor reprove another. The priests which should reform other men, are become like the people.

New Heart English Bible

"Yet let no man bring a charge, neither let any man accuse; For your people are like those who bring charges against a priest.

The Emphasized Bible

Howbeit let, no man, contend, nor let him rebuke another, - since, thy people, are as they who contend against a priest:

Webster

Yet let no man contend, nor reprove another: for thy people are as they that contend with the priest.

World English Bible

"Yet let no man bring a charge, neither let any man accuse; For your people are like those who bring charges against a priest.

Youngs Literal Translation

Only, let no one strive, nor reprove a man, And thy people are as those striving with a priest.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Yet let no man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

רוּב ריבo 
Riyb 
Usage: 66

אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

רוּב ריבo 
Riyb 
Usage: 66

References

Fausets

Context Readings

The Lord Accuses The Priests

3 Therefore the land will mourn, and all its inhabitants will perish. The wild animals, the birds of the sky, and even the fish in the sea will perish. 4 Do not let anyone accuse or contend against anyone else: for my case is against you priests! 5 You stumble day and night, and the false prophets stumble with you; You have destroyed your own people!



Cross References

Deuteronomy 17:12

The person who pays no attention to the priest currently serving the Lord your God there, or to the verdict -- that person must die, so that you may purge evil from Israel.

Hosea 4:17

Ephraim has attached himself to idols; Do not go near him!

Amos 5:13

For this reason whoever is smart keeps quiet in such a time, for it is an evil time.

Jeremiah 18:18

Then some people said, "Come on! Let us consider how to deal with Jeremiah! There will still be priests to instruct us, wise men to give us advice, and prophets to declare God's word. Come on! Let's bring charges against him and get rid of him! Then we will not need to pay attention to anything he says."

Ezekiel 3:26

I will make your tongue stick to the roof of your mouth so that you will be silent and unable to reprove them, for they are a rebellious house.

Amos 6:10

When their close relatives, the ones who will burn the corpses, pick up their bodies to remove the bones from the house, they will say to anyone who is in the inner rooms of the house, "Is anyone else with you?" He will respond, "Be quiet! Don't invoke the Lord's name!"

Matthew 7:3-6

Why do you see the speck in your brother's eye, but fail to see the beam of wood in your own?

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