Parallel Verses

Amplified

Why should you be stricken and punished any more [since it brings no correction]? You will revolt more and more. The whole head is sick, and the whole heart is faint (feeble, sick, and nauseated).

New American Standard Bible

Where will you be stricken again, As you continue in your rebellion? The whole head is sick And the whole heart is faint.

King James Version

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

Holman Bible

Why do you want more beatings?
Why do you keep on rebelling?
The whole head is hurt,
and the whole heart is sick.

International Standard Version

"Why will you still be struck down? Why will you continue to rebel? Your whole head is sick, and your whole heart is faint.

A Conservative Version

Why will ye be still stricken, that ye revolt more and more? The whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint.

American Standard Version

Why will ye be still stricken, that ye revolt more and more? the whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint.

Bible in Basic English

Why will you have more and more punishment? why keep on in your evil ways? Every head is tired and every heart is feeble.

Darby Translation

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

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Why should I chastise you any more? Ye will revolt more and more; every head is sick, and every heart faint.

Julia Smith Translation

For what shall ye be yet struck? will ye add apostasy? every head for sickness, and every heart sick

King James 2000

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

Lexham Expanded Bible

Why do you want to be beaten again? You continue [in] rebellion. [The] whole of [the] head [is] sick, and [the] whole of [the] heart [is] faint.

Modern King James verseion

Why should you be stricken any more? You will revolt more and more; the whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Wherefore should ye be plagued any more? For ye are ever falling away. The whole head is sick, and the heart is very heavy.

NET Bible

Why do you insist on being battered? Why do you continue to rebel? Your head has a massive wound, your whole body is weak.

New Heart English Bible

Why should you be beaten more, that you revolt more and more? The whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint.

The Emphasized Bible

Why should ye be smitten any more? Ye would again turn aside! The whole head is sick, And the whole heart faint:

Webster

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

World English Bible

Why should you be beaten more, that you revolt more and more? The whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint.

Youngs Literal Translation

Wherefore are ye stricken any more? Ye do add apostasy! Every head is become diseased, and every heart is sick.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נכה 
Nakah 
Usage: 501

any more ye will revolt
סרה 
Carah 
Usage: 8

more and more
יסף 
Yacaph 
Usage: 208

the whole head
ראשׁ 
Ro'sh 
Usage: 598

is sick
חלי 
Choliy 
Usage: 24

and the whole heart
לבב 
Lebab 
Usage: 251

References

Context Readings

Rebellious Judah

4 Ah, sinful nation, a people loaded with iniquity, offspring of evildoers, sons who deal corruptly! They have forsaken the Lord, they have despised and shown contempt and provoked the Holy One of Israel to anger, they have become utterly estranged (alienated). 5 Why should you be stricken and punished any more [since it brings no correction]? You will revolt more and more. The whole head is sick, and the whole heart is faint (feeble, sick, and nauseated). 6 From the sole of the foot even to the head there is no soundness or health in [the nation's body] -- "but wounds and bruises and fresh and bleeding stripes; they have not been pressed out and closed up or bound up or softened with oil. [No one has troubled to seek a remedy.]


Cross References

Isaiah 9:13

Yet the people turn not to Him Who smote them, neither do they seek [inquire for or require as their vital need] the Lord of hosts.

Isaiah 31:6

Return, O children of Israel, to Him against Whom you have so deeply plunged into revolt.

Jeremiah 5:3

O Lord, do not your eyes look on the truth? [They have meant to please You outwardly, but You look on their hearts.] You have stricken them, but they have not grieved; You have consumed them, but they have refused to take correction or instruction. They have made their faces harder than a rock, they have refused to repent and return to You.

2 Chronicles 28:22

In the time of his distress he became still more unfaithful to the Lord -- "this same King Ahaz.

Nehemiah 9:34

Our kings, our princes, our priests, and our fathers have not kept Your law or hearkened to Your commandments and Your warnings and reproofs which You gave them.

Isaiah 1:23

Your princes are rebels and companions of thieves; everyone loves bribes and runs after compensation and rewards. They judge not for the fatherless nor defend them, neither does the cause of the widow come to them [for they delay or turn a deaf ear].

Isaiah 9:21

Manasseh [thirsts for the blood of his brother] Ephraim, and Ephraim [for that of] Manasseh; but together they are against Judah. For all this, [God's] anger is not turned away, but His hand is still stretched out [in judgment].

Isaiah 33:24

And no inhabitant [of Zion] will say, I am sick; the people who dwell there will be forgiven their iniquity and guilt.

Jeremiah 2:30

In vain have I stricken your children (your people); they received no discipline (no correction). Your own sword devoured your prophets like a destroying lion.

Jeremiah 5:5

I will go to the great men and will speak to them, for they must know the way of the Lord, the judgment (the just and righteous law) of their God. But [I found the very reverse to be true] these had all alike broken the yoke [of God's law] and had burst the bonds [of obedience to Him].

Jeremiah 5:31

The prophets prophesy falsely, and the priests exercise rule at their own hands and by means of the prophets. And My people love to have it so! But what will you do when the end comes?

Jeremiah 6:28-30

They are all the worst [kind] of rebels and utter and total revolters against God, going about publishing slander. They are [not gold and silver ore, but] bronze and iron; they are all corrupters.

Jeremiah 9:3

And they bend their tongue, [which is] their bow for the lies [they shoot]. And not according to faithfulness do they rule and become strong in the land; for they proceed from evil to evil, and they do not know and understand and acknowledge Me, says the Lord.

Ezekiel 24:13

In your filthiness is abomination; [and therefore] because I would have cleansed you and you were not cleansed, you shall not be cleansed from your filthiness any more until I have satisfied My wrath against and upon you.

Daniel 9:8-11

O Lord, to us belong confusion and shame of face -- "to our kings, to our princes, and to our fathers -- "because we have sinned against You.

Zephaniah 3:1-4

Woe to her that is rebellious and polluted, the oppressing city [Jerusalem]!

Hebrews 12:5-8

And have you [completely] forgotten the divine word of appeal and encouragement in which you are reasoned with and addressed as sons? My son, do not think lightly or scorn to submit to the correction and discipline of the Lord, nor lose courage and give up and faint when you are reproved or corrected by Him;

Revelation 16:8-11

Then the fourth [angel] emptied out his bowl upon the sun, and it was permitted to burn (scorch) humanity with [fierce, glowing] heat (fire).

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