Parallel Verses


And the revolters are profound to make slaughter, though I have been a rebuker of them all.

New American Standard Bible

The revolters have gone deep in depravity,
But I will chastise all of them.

King James Version

And the revolters are profound to make slaughter, though I have been a rebuker of them all.

Holman Bible

Rebels are deeply involved in slaughter;
I will be a punishment for all of them.

International Standard Version

The rebels are deep into their slaughter; I am punishing them all.

A Conservative Version

And the revolters have gone deep in making slaughter, but I am a rebuker of them all.

American Standard Version

And the revolters are gone deep in making slaughter; but I am a rebuker of them all.


The revolters have gone deep into depravity,
But I [the Lord God] will chastise them all.

Bible in Basic English

They have gone deep in the evil ways of Shittim, but I am the judge of all.

Darby Translation

And they have plunged themselves in the corruption of apostasy, but I will be a chastiser of them all.

Julia Smith Translation

And the rowers made deep the slaughter, and I a correction to them all.

King James 2000

And the revolters are deeply involved in slaughter, though I have been a rebuker of them all.

Lexham Expanded Bible

they dug a deep pit [in] Shittim, but I [am] a punishment for all of them.

Modern King James verseion

And revolters have gone deep in slaughtering, and I chasten all of them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They kill sacrifices by heaps, to beguile the people therewith: therefore will I punish them all.

NET Bible

Those who revolt are knee-deep in slaughter, but I will discipline them all.

New Heart English Bible

The rebels are deep in slaughter; but I discipline all of them.

The Emphasized Bible

And, a slaughter, have apostates deeply designed, - though, I, was a rebuker to them all.

World English Bible

The rebels are deep in slaughter; but I discipline all of them.

Youngs Literal Translation

And to slaughter sinners have gone deep, And I am a fetter to them all.


Root Form
סט שׂט 
Usage: 1

Usage: 9

Usage: 81



Context Readings

The Priests Are A Snare

1 Hear ye this, O priests; and hearken, ye house of Israel; and give ye ear, O house of the king; for judgment is towards you, because ye have been a snare on Mizpah, and a net spread upon Tabor. 2 And the revolters are profound to make slaughter, though I have been a rebuker of them all. 3 I know Ephraim, and Israel is not hid from me: for now, O Ephraim, thou art guilty of lewdness, and Israel is defiled.

Cross References

Hosea 9:15

All their wickedness is in Gilgal: for there I hated them: for the wickedness of their doings I will drive them out of my house, I will love them no more: all their princes are revolters.

Isaiah 29:15

Woe to them that seek deep to hide their counsel from the LORD, and their works are in the dark, and they say, Who seeth us? and who knoweth us?

Hosea 6:9

And as troops of robbers wait for a man, so the company of priests murder in the way by consent: for they commit lewdness.

Psalm 64:3-6

Who whet their tongue like a sword, and bend their bows to shoot their arrows, even bitter words:

Psalm 140:1-5

To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. Deliver me, O LORD, from the evil man: preserve me from the violent man;

Isaiah 1:5

Why should ye be stricken any more? ye will revolt more and more: the whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint.

Jeremiah 5:3

O LORD, are not thy eyes upon the truth? thou hast stricken them, but they have not grieved; thou hast consumed them, but they have refused to receive correction: they have made their faces harder than a rock; they have refused to return.

Jeremiah 6:28

They are all grievous revolters, walking with slanders: they are brass and iron; they are all corrupters.

Jeremiah 11:18-19

And the LORD hath given me knowledge of it, and I know it: then thou showedst me their doings.

Jeremiah 18:18

Then said they, Come, and let us devise devices against Jeremiah; for the law shall not perish from the priest, nor counsel from the wise, nor the word from the prophet. Come, and let us smite him with the tongue, and let us not give heed to any of his words.

Jeremiah 25:3-7

From the thirteenth year of Josiah the son of Amon king of Judah, even to this day, that is the three and twentieth year, the word of the LORD hath come to me, and I have spoken to you, rising early and speaking; but ye have not hearkened.

Hosea 4:2

By swearing, and lying, and killing, and stealing, and committing adultery, they break out, and blood toucheth blood.

Hosea 6:5

Therefore have I hewed them by the prophets; I have slain them by the words of my mouth: and thy judgments are as the light that goeth forth.

Amos 4:6-12

And I also have given you cleanness of teeth in all your cities, and want of bread in all your places: yet have ye not returned to me, saith the LORD.

Zephaniah 3:1-2

Woe to her that is filthy and polluted, to the oppressing city!

Luke 22:2-5

And the chief priests and scribes sought how they might kill him: for they feared the people.

Acts 23:12-15

And when it was day, certain of the Jews banded together, and bound themselves under a curse, saying, that they would neither eat nor drink till they had killed Paul.

Revelation 3:19

As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten: be zealous therefore, and repent.

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