Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Israel has rejected the good;
The enemy will pursue him.

King James Version

Israel hath cast off the thing that is good: the enemy shall pursue him.

Holman Bible

Israel has rejected what is good;
an enemy will pursue him.

International Standard Version

"Israel has discarded what is good. The enemy will pursue them.

A Conservative Version

Israel has cast off that which is good. The enemy shall pursue him.

American Standard Version

Israel hath cast off that which is good: the enemy shall pursue him.

Amplified


Israel has rejected the good;
The enemy shall pursue him.

Bible in Basic English

Israel has given up what is good; his haters will go after him.

Darby Translation

Israel hath cast off good: the enemy shall pursue him.

Julia Smith Translation

Israel rejected the good: the enemy shall pursue him.

King James 2000

Israel has cast off the thing that is good: the enemy shall pursue him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Israel has spurned [the] good; [the] enemy will pursue him.

Modern King James verseion

Israel has thrown off good; the enemy shall pursue him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

but he hath refused the thing that is good: therefore shall the enemy follow upon him.

NET Bible

But Israel has rejected what is morally good; so an enemy will pursue him.

New Heart English Bible

Israel has cast off that which is good. The enemy will pursue him.

The Emphasized Bible

Israel hath cast away what is good, - an enemy, shall pursue him.

Webster

Israel hath cast off the thing that is good: the enemy shall pursue him.

World English Bible

Israel has cast off that which is good. The enemy will pursue him.

Youngs Literal Translation

Cast off good hath Israel, an enemy pursueth him.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

זנח 
Zanach 
Usage: 20

the enemy
אויב איב 
'oyeb 
Usage: 272

Context Readings

Israel Rejects The Good

2 They cry out to Me,
“My God, we of Israel know You!”
3 Israel has rejected the good;
The enemy will pursue him.
4 They have set up kings, but not by Me;
They have appointed princes, but I did not know it.
With their silver and gold they have made idols for themselves,
That they might be cut off.


Cross References

Leviticus 26:36

As for those of you who may be left, I will also bring weakness into their hearts in the lands of their enemies. And the sound of a driven leaf will chase them, and even when no one is pursuing they will flee as though from the sword, and they will fall.

Deuteronomy 28:25

The Lord shall cause you to be defeated before your enemies; you will go out one way against them, but you will flee seven ways before them, and you will be an example of terror to all the kingdoms of the earth.

Psalm 36:3

The words of his mouth are wickedness and deceit;
He has ceased to be wise and to do good.

Psalm 81:10-11

I, the Lord, am your God,
Who brought you up from the land of Egypt;
Open your mouth wide and I will fill it.

Lamentations 3:66

You will pursue them in anger and destroy them
From under the heavens of the Lord!

Lamentations 4:19

Our pursuers were swifter
Than the eagles of the sky;
They chased us on the mountains,
They waited in ambush for us in the wilderness.

Amos 1:11

Thus says the Lord,
“For three transgressions of Edom and for four
I will not revoke its punishment,
Because he pursued his brother with the sword,
While he stifled his compassion;
His anger also tore continually,
And he maintained his fury forever.

1 Timothy 5:12

thus incurring condemnation, because they have set aside their previous pledge.

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