Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

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

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.

A Conservative Version

As they were multiplied, so they sinned against me. 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.

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 Cut off have been My people for lack of knowledge, Because thou knowledge hast rejected, I reject thee from being priest to Me, And thou forgettest the law of thy God, I forget thy sons, I also! 7 According to their abundance so they sinned against Me, Their honour into shame I change. 8 The sin of My people they do eat, And unto their iniquity lift up their soul.



Cross References

Hosea 13:6

According to their feedings they are satiated, They have been satiated, And their heart is lifted up, Therefore they have forgotten Me,

1 Samuel 2:30

Therefore -- the affirmation of Jehovah, God of Israel -- I certainly said, Thy house and the house of thy father, do walk up and down before Me to the age; and now -- the affirmation of Jehovah -- Far be it from Me! for he who is honouring Me, I honour, and those despising Me, are lightly esteemed.

Malachi 2:9

And I also, I have made you despised and low before all the people, Because ye are not keeping My ways, And are accepting persons in the law.

Ezra 9:7

From the days of our fathers we are in great guilt unto this day, and in our iniquities we have been given -- we, our kings, our priests -- into the hand of the kings of the lands, with sword, with captivity, and with spoiling, and with shame of face, as at this day.

Jeremiah 2:26-27

As the shame of a thief when he is found, So put to shame have been the house of Israel, They, their kings, their heads, And their priests, and their prophets,

Hosea 4:10

And they have eaten, and are not satisfied, They have gone a-whoring, and increase not, For they have left off taking heed to Jehovah.

Hosea 5:1

Hear this, O priests, and attend, O house of Israel, And, O house of the king, give ear, For the judgment is for you, For, a snare ye have been on Mizpah, And a net spread out on Tabor.

Hosea 6:9

And as bands do wait for a man, A company of priests do murder -- the way to Shechem, For wickedness they have done.

Hosea 10:1

An empty vine is Israel, Fruit he maketh like to himself, According to the abundance of his fruit, He hath multiplied for the altars, According to the goodness of his land, They have made goodly standing-pillars.

Hosea 13:14

From the hand of Sheol I do ransom them, From death I redeem them, Where is thy plague, O death? Where thy destruction, O Sheol? Repentance is hid from Mine eyes.

Habakkuk 2:16

Thou hast been filled -- shame without honour, Drink thou also, and be uncircumcised, Turn round unto thee doth the cup of the right hand of Jehovah, And shameful spewing is on thine honour.

Philippians 3:19

whose end is destruction, whose god is the belly, and whose glory is in their shame, who the things on earth are minding.

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