Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“Upon a high and lofty mountain
You have made your bed.
You also went up there to offer sacrifice.

King James Version

Upon a lofty and high mountain hast thou set thy bed: even thither wentest thou up to offer sacrifice.

Holman Bible

You have placed your bed
on a high and lofty mountain;
you also went up there to offer sacrifice.

International Standard Version

"You have made your bed on a high and lofty mountain, and you went up to offer sacrifice there.

A Conservative Version

Upon a high and lofty mountain thou have set thy bed. Thou also went up there to offer sacrifice.

American Standard Version

Upon a high and lofty mountain hast thou set thy bed; thither also wentest thou up to offer sacrifice.

Amplified


“Upon a high and lofty mountain
You have [openly and shamelessly] made your [idolatrous and adulterous] bed;
Even there you went up to offer sacrifice [to idols, in spiritual unfaithfulness to Me].

Bible in Basic English

You have put your bed on a high mountain: there you went up to make your offering.

Darby Translation

Upon a lofty and high mountain hast thou set thy bed: even thither didst thou go up to offer sacrifice.

Julia Smith Translation

Upon a mountain high and lifted up thou didst set thy bed: also there thou wentest up to sacrifice a sacrifice.

King James 2000

Upon a lofty and high mountain have you set your bed: even there you went up to offer sacrifice.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You have set your bed upon a high and lofty mountain; indeed, you went up there to slaughter sacrifice.

Modern King James verseion

On a lofty and high mountain you have set your bed; even there you went up to offer sacrifice.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou hast made thy bed upon high mountains; thou wentest up thither, and there hast thou slain sacrifices.

NET Bible

On every high, elevated hill you prepare your bed; you go up there to offer sacrifices.

New Heart English Bible

On a high and lofty mountain you have set your bed; there also you went up to offer sacrifice.

The Emphasized Bible

On a mountain high and uplifted, hast thou set thy couch, - Even thither, hast thou gone up, to offer sacrifice;

Webster

Upon a lofty and high mountain hast thou set thy bed: even thither thou wentest up to offer sacrifice.

World English Bible

On a high and lofty mountain you have set your bed; there also you went up to offer sacrifice.

Youngs Literal Translation

On a mountain, high and exalted, Thou hast set thy couch, Also thither thou hast gone up to make a sacrifice.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּבוהּ גּבהּ 
Gaboahh 
Usage: 37

and high
נסה נשׂא 
Nasa' 
Usage: 653

הר 
Har 
Usage: 544

hast thou set
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

משׁכּב 
Mishkab 
Usage: 46

even thither wentest thou up
עלה 
`alah 
Usage: 890

to offer
זבח 
Zabach 
Usage: 134

Context Readings

Idolatry Is Adultery

6 “Among the smooth stones of the ravine
Is your portion, they are your lot;
Even to them you have poured out a drink offering,
You have made a grain offering.
Shall I relent concerning these things?
7 “Upon a high and lofty mountain
You have made your bed.
You also went up there to offer sacrifice.
8 “Behind the door and the doorpost
You have set up your sign;
Indeed, far removed from Me, you have uncovered yourself,
And have gone up and made your bed wide.
And you have made an agreement for yourself with them,
You have loved their bed,
You have looked on their manhood.



Cross References

Ezekiel 16:16

You took some of your clothes, made for yourself high places of various colors and played the harlot on them, which should never come about nor happen.

Ezekiel 23:41

and you sat on a splendid couch with a table arranged before it on which you had set My incense and My oil.

Jeremiah 2:20

“For long ago I broke your yoke
And tore off your bonds;
But you said, ‘I will not serve!’
For on every high hill
And under every green tree
You have lain down as a harlot.

Jeremiah 3:2

“Lift up your eyes to the bare heights and see;
Where have you not been violated?
By the roads you have sat for them
Like an Arab in the desert,
And you have polluted a land
With your harlotry and with your wickedness.

Jeremiah 3:6

Then the Lord said to me in the days of Josiah the king, “Have you seen what faithless Israel did? She went up on every high hill and under every green tree, and she was a harlot there.

Ezekiel 16:25

You built yourself a high place at the top of every street and made your beauty abominable, and you spread your legs to every passer-by to multiply your harlotry.

Ezekiel 20:28-29

When I had brought them into the land which I swore to give to them, then they saw every high hill and every leafy tree, and they offered there their sacrifices and there they presented the provocation of their offering. There also they made their soothing aroma and there they poured out their drink offerings.

Ezekiel 23:17

The Babylonians came to her to the bed of love and defiled her with their harlotry. And when she had been defiled by them, she became disgusted with them.

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