Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

As they were multiplied, so they sinned against me. I will change their glory into shame.

New American Standard Bible

The more they multiplied, the more they sinned against Me;
I will change their glory into shame.

King James Version

As they were increased, so they sinned against me: therefore will I change their glory into shame.

Holman Bible

The more they multiplied,
the more they sinned against Me.
I will change their honor into disgrace.

International Standard Version

"The more they increased in number, the more they sinned against me, so I will change their glory into shame.

American Standard Version

As they were multiplied, so they sinned against me: I will change their glory into shame.

Amplified


The more they multiplied [in numbers and increased in power], the more they sinned against Me;
I will change their glory into shame.

Bible in Basic English

Even while they were increasing in number they were sinning against me; I will let their glory be changed into shame.

Darby Translation

As they were multiplied, so they sinned against me: I will change their glory into shame.

Julia Smith Translation

As they multiplied so they sinned against me: I will change their glory into dishonor.

King James 2000

As they were increased, so they sinned against me: therefore will I change their glory into shame.

Lexham Expanded Bible

When they became many, their sin increased against me; they changed their glory into shame.

Modern King James verseion

As they were increased, so they sinned against Me. I will change their glory into shame.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The more they increased in multitude, the more they sinned against me, therefore will I change their honour into shame.

NET Bible

The more the priests increased in numbers, the more they rebelled against me. They have turned their glorious calling into a shameful disgrace!

New Heart English Bible

As they were multiplied, so they sinned against me. I will change their glory into shame.

The Emphasized Bible

As they were magnified, so, they sinned against me, - My glory - for what was contemptible, did they exchange.

Webster

As they were increased, so they sinned against me: therefore will I change their glory into shame.

World English Bible

As they were multiplied, so they sinned against me. I will change their glory into shame.

Youngs Literal Translation

According to their abundance so they sinned against Me, Their honour into shame I change.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מוּר 
Muwr 
Usage: 15

כּבד כּבוד 
Kabowd 
Usage: 200

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Hosea 4:7

References

Fausets

Context Readings

The Lord Accuses The Priests

6 My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge. Because thou have rejected knowledge, I also will reject thee, that thou shall be no priest to me. Since thou have forgotten the law of thy God, I also will forget thy sons. 7 As they were multiplied, so they sinned against me. I will change their glory into shame. 8 They feed on the sin of my people, and set their heart on their iniquity.



Cross References

Hosea 13:6

According to their pasture, so they were filled. They were filled, and their heart was exalted. Therefore they have forgotten me.

1 Samuel 2:30

Therefore LORD, the God of Israel, says, I said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me forever, but now LORD says, Be it far from me, for those who honor me I will honor, and those who despise me

Malachi 2:9

Therefore I also have made you contemptible and base before all the people, according as ye have not kept my ways, but have had respect of persons in the law.

Ezra 9:7

Since the days of our fathers we have been exceedingly guilty to this day. And for our iniquities have we, our kings, and our priests, been delivered into the hand of the kings of the lands, to the sword, to captivity, and to plund

Jeremiah 2:26-27

As the thief is ashamed when he is found, so is the house of Israel ashamed, they, their kings, their rulers, and their priests, and their prophets,

Hosea 4:10

And they shall eat, and not have enough. They shall play the harlot, and shall not increase, because they have left off taking heed to LORD.

Hosea 5:1

Hear this, O ye priests, and hearken, O house of Israel, and give ear, O house of the king, for to you pertains the judgment. For ye have been a snare at Mizpah, and a net spread upon Tabor.

Hosea 6:9

And as troops of robbers wait for a man, so the company of priests murder in the way toward Shechem. Yea, they have committed iniquity.

Hosea 10:1

Israel is a luxuriant vine that puts forth his fruit. According to the abundance of his fruit he has multiplied his altars. According to the goodness of their land they have made goodly pillars.

Hosea 13:14

I will ransom them from the power of Sheol. I will redeem them from death. O death, where are thy plagues? O Sheol, where is thy sting? Repentance shall be hid from my eyes.

Habakkuk 2:16

Thou are filled with shame, and not glory. Drink thou also, and be as one uncircumcised. The cup of LORD's right hand shall come around to thee, and foul shame shall be upon thy glory.

Philippians 3:19

whose end is destruction, whose god is the belly, and the glory in their shame, who mind earthly things.

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