Parallel Verses

King James 2000

I have written to him the great things of my law, but they were counted as a strange thing.

New American Standard Bible

Though I wrote for him ten thousand precepts of My law, They are regarded as a strange thing.

King James Version

I have written to him the great things of my law, but they were counted as a strange thing.

Holman Bible

Though I were to write out for him
ten thousand points of My instruction,
they would be regarded as something strange.

International Standard Version

I prescribed great things from my Law for them, but they considered them profane.

A Conservative Version

I wrote for him the ten thousand things of my law, but they are counted as a strange thing.

American Standard Version

I wrote for him the ten thousand things of my law; but they are counted as a strange thing.

Amplified

I wrote for him the ten thousand things of My law, but they are counted as a strange thing [as something which does not concern him].

Bible in Basic English

Though I put my law in writing for him in ten thousand rules, they are to him as a strange thing.

Darby Translation

I have prescribed unto him the manifold things of my law: they are counted as a strange thing.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I have written to him the great things of my law, but they were counted as strange things.

Julia Smith Translation

I will write to him his multitude of my instructions; they were reckoned as a strange thing.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I write for him myriads of my instruction; they are regarded as a strange thing.

Modern King James verseion

I have written to him the great things of My Law, but they were counted as a strange thing.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Though I show them my law never so much, they count it but strange doctrine.

NET Bible

I spelled out my law for him in great detail, but they regard it as something totally unknown to them!

New Heart English Bible

I wrote for him the many things of my law; but they were regarded as a strange thing.

The Emphasized Bible

I have been wont to write for him the myriad things of my law, - Like something alien, have they been accounted.

Webster

I have written to him the great things of my law, but they were counted as a strange thing.

World English Bible

I wrote for him the many things of my law; but they were regarded as a strange thing.

Youngs Literal Translation

I write for him numerous things of My law, As a strange thing they have been reckoned.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
כּתב 
Kathab 
Usage: 223

of my law
תּרה תּורה 
Towrah 
law
Usage: 219

References

Context Readings

Israel Rejects The Good

11 Because Ephraim has made many altars for sin offerings, the altars shall be unto him for sinning. 12  I have written to him the great things of my law, but they were counted as a strange thing. 13 They sacrifice flesh for the sacrifices of my offerings, and eat it; but the LORD accepts them not; now will he remember their iniquity, and punish their sins: they shall return to Egypt.


Cross References

Hosea 4:6

My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because you have rejected knowledge, I will also reject you, that you shall be no priest to me: because you have forgotten the law of your God, I will also forget your children.

Deuteronomy 4:6-8

Keep therefore and do them; for this is your wisdom and your understanding in the sight of the nations, which shall hear all these statutes, and say, Surely this great nation is a wise and understanding people.

2 Kings 17:15-16

And they rejected his statutes, and his covenant that he made with their fathers, and his testimonies which he testified against them; and they followed vanity, and became vain, and went after the nations that were round about them, concerning whom the LORD had charged them, that they should not do like them.

Nehemiah 9:13-14

You came down also upon mount Sinai, and spoke with them from heaven, and gave them right ordinances, and true laws, good statutes and commandments:

Nehemiah 9:26

Nevertheless they were disobedient, and rebelled against you, and cast your law behind their backs, and slew your prophets who testified against them to turn them to you, and they worked great provocations.

Psalm 50:17

Seeing you hate instruction, and cast my words behind you.

Psalm 119:18

Open my eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of your law.

Psalm 147:19-20

He shows his word unto Jacob, his statutes and his judgments unto Israel.

Proverbs 22:20

Have not I written to you excellent things in counsels and knowledge,

Isaiah 30:9

That this is a rebellious people, lying children, children that will not hear the law of the LORD:

Jeremiah 6:16-17

Thus says the LORD, Stand you in the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, where the good way is, and walk in it, and you shall find rest for your souls. But they said, We will not walk in it.

Ezekiel 20:11

And I gave them my statutes, and showed them my judgments, which if a man does, he shall even live by them.

Romans 3:1

What advantage then has the Jew? or what profit is there of circumcision?

Romans 7:12

Therefore the law is holy, and the commandment holy, and just, and good.

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