Parallel Verses

Amplified

Therefore hear the word of the Lord, you scoffers who rule this people in Jerusalem!

New American Standard Bible

Therefore, hear the word of the LORD, O scoffers, Who rule this people who are in Jerusalem,

King James Version

Wherefore hear the word of the LORD, ye scornful men, that rule this people which is in Jerusalem.

Holman Bible

Therefore hear the word of the Lord, you mockers
who rule this people in Jerusalem.

International Standard Version

"Therefore hear the message from the LORD, you scoffers who rule this people that are in Jerusalem.

A Conservative Version

Therefore hear the word of LORD, ye scoffers, who rule this people that is in Jerusalem.

American Standard Version

Wherefore hear the word of Jehovah, ye scoffers, that rule this people that is in Jerusalem:

Bible in Basic English

Give ear then to the word of the Lord, you men of pride, the rulers of this people in Jerusalem:

Darby Translation

Therefore hear the word of Jehovah, ye scornful men, that rule this people which is in Jerusalem.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Therefore hear the word of the LORD, ye scornful men, that have taken rule over this people which is in Jerusalem.

Julia Smith Translation

For this, hear ye the word of Jehovah, ye men of scorn, ruling this people which is in Jerusalem.

King James 2000

Therefore hear the word of the LORD, you scornful men, that rule this people who are in Jerusalem.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Therefore hear the word of Yahweh, men of mockery, rulers of these people in Jerusalem:

Modern King James verseion

Therefore hear the Word of Jehovah, scornful men who rule this people in Jerusalem.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Wherefore hear the word of the LORD, ye mockers that rule the LORD's people, which is at Jerusalem.

NET Bible

Therefore, listen to the Lord's word, you who mock, you rulers of these people who reside in Jerusalem!

New Heart English Bible

Therefore hear the word of the LORD, you scoffers, that rule this people in Jerusalem:

The Emphasized Bible

Wherefore, hear ye the word of Yahweh, Ye men who scoff, - Ye rulers of this people that is in Jerusalem.

Webster

Wherefore hear the word of the LORD, ye scornful men, that rule this people which is in Jerusalem.

World English Bible

Therefore hear the word of Yahweh, you scoffers, that rule this people in Jerusalem:

Youngs Literal Translation

Therefore, hear a word of Jehovah, ye men of scorning, Ruling this people that is in Jerusalem.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
the word
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

of the Lord

Usage: 0

לצון 
Latsown 
Usage: 3

men
אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

משׁל 
Mashal 
Usage: 81

עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

References

Context Readings

The Cornerstone Of Zion

13 Therefore the word of the Lord will be to them [merely monotonous repeatings of]: precept upon precept, precept upon precept, rule upon rule, rule upon rule; here a little, there a little -- "that they may go and fall backward, and be broken and snared and taken. 14 Therefore hear the word of the Lord, you scoffers who rule this people in Jerusalem! 15 Because you have said, We have made a covenant with death, and with Sheol (the place of the dead) we have an agreement -- "when the overflowing scourge passes through, it will not come to us, for we have made lies our refuge, and in falsehood we have taken shelter.


Cross References

Isaiah 1:10

Hear [O Jerusalem] the word of the Lord, you rulers or judges of [another] Sodom! Give ear to the law and the teaching of our God, you people of [another] Gomorrah!

Isaiah 28:22

Now therefore do not be scoffers, lest the bands which bind you be made strong; for a decree of destruction have I heard from the Lord God of hosts upon the whole land and the whole earth.

Isaiah 29:20

For the terrible one [the Assyrian enemy] shall come to nought, and the scoffer shall cease, and all those who watch for iniquity [as an occasion for accusation] shall be cut off -- "

Proverbs 1:22

How long, O simple ones [open to evil], will you love being simple? And the scoffers delight in scoffing and [self-confident] fools hate knowledge?

Proverbs 3:34

Though He scoffs at the scoffers and scorns the scorners, yet He gives His undeserved favor to the low [in rank], the humble, and the afflicted.

Proverbs 29:8

Scoffers set a city afire [inflaming the minds of the people], but wise men turn away wrath.

Isaiah 5:9

In my [Isaiah's] ears the Lord of hosts said, Of a truth many houses shall be desolate, even great and beautiful ones shall be without inhabitant.

Hosea 7:5

On the [special] day of our king the princes made themselves and him sick with the heat of wine; [the king] stretched out his hand with scoffers and lawless men.

Acts 13:41

Look, you scoffers and scorners, and marvel and perish and vanish away; for I am doing a deed in your days, a deed which you will never have confidence in or believe, [even] if someone [ clearly describing it in detail] declares it to you.

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