Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

But they went against him, causing grief to his holy spirit: so he was turned against them, and made war on them.

New American Standard Bible

But they rebelled
And grieved His Holy Spirit;
Therefore He turned Himself to become their enemy,
He fought against them.

King James Version

But they rebelled, and vexed his holy Spirit: therefore he was turned to be their enemy, and he fought against them.

Holman Bible

But they rebelled
and grieved His Holy Spirit.
So He became their enemy
and fought against them.

International Standard Version

Yet they rebelled and grieved his Holy Spirit; so he changed and became their enemy, and he himself fought against them.

A Conservative Version

But they rebelled, and grieved his holy Spirit. Therefore he was turned to be their enemy, [and] himself fought against them.

American Standard Version

But they rebelled, and grieved his holy Spirit: therefore he was turned to be their enemy, and himself fought against them.

Amplified


But they rebelled
And grieved His Holy Spirit;
Therefore He changed into their enemy,
And He fought against them.

Darby Translation

But they rebelled and grieved his holy Spirit: and he turned to be their enemy; himself, he fought against them.

Julia Smith Translation

They embittered and grieved his holy spirit; and he will turn to them for an enemy; he fought against them.

King James 2000

But they rebelled, and grieved his holy Spirit: therefore he turned to be their enemy, and he fought against them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But they {were the ones who} rebelled, and they grieved {his Holy Spirit}, so he {became an enemy to them}; he himself fought against them.

Modern King James verseion

But they rebelled, and troubled His Holy Spirit; therefore He was turned to be their enemy, and He fought against them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But after they provoked him to wrath and vexed his holy mind, he was their enemy, and fought against them himself.

NET Bible

But they rebelled and offended his holy Spirit, so he turned into an enemy and fought against them.

New Heart English Bible

But they rebelled, and grieved his holy Spirit: therefore he was turned to be their enemy, and he himself fought against them.

The Emphasized Bible

But, they, rebelled, and grieved his Holy Spirit, - And so he turned against them as an enemy, he himself, fought against them.

Webster

But they rebelled, and vexed his holy Spirit: therefore he was turned to be their enemy, and he fought against them.

World English Bible

But they rebelled, and grieved his holy Spirit: therefore he was turned to be their enemy, [and] himself fought against them.

Youngs Literal Translation

And they have rebelled and grieved His Holy Spirit, And He turneth to them for an enemy, He Himself hath fought against them.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
and vexed
עצב 
`atsab 
Usage: 17

קדשׁ 
Qodesh 
Usage: 470

רוּח 
Ruwach 
Usage: 378

to be their enemy
אויב איב 
'oyeb 
Usage: 272

and he fought
לחם 
Lacham 
Usage: 177

Context Readings

Remembering Yahweh's Mercy

9 It was no sent one or angel, but he himself who was their saviour: in his love and in his pity he took up their cause, and he took them in his arms, caring for them all through the years. 10 But they went against him, causing grief to his holy spirit: so he was turned against them, and made war on them. 11 Then the early days came to their minds, the days of Moses his servant: and they said, Where is he who made the keeper of his flock come up from the sea? where is he who put his holy spirit among them,


Cross References

Psalm 78:40

How frequently did they go against him in the waste land, and give him cause for grief in the dry places!

Acts 7:51

You whose hearts are hard and whose ears are shut to me; you are ever working against the Holy Spirit; as your fathers did, so do you.

Ephesians 4:30

And do not give grief to the Holy Spirit of God, by whom you were marked for the day of salvation.

Exodus 15:24

And the people, crying out against Moses, said, What are we to have for drink?

Psalm 78:56

But they were bitter against the Most High God, testing him, and not keeping his laws;

Ezekiel 20:8

But they would not be controlled by me, and did not give ear to me; they did not put away the disgusting things to which their eyes were turned, or give up the images of Egypt: then I said I would let loose my passion on them to give full effect to my wrath against them in the land of Egypt.

Exodus 16:8

And Moses said, The Lord will give you meat for your food at evening, and in the morning bread in full measure; for your outcry against the Lord has come to his ears: for what are we? your outcry is not against us but against the Lord.

Exodus 23:21

Give attention to him and give ear to his voice; do not go against him; for your wrongdoing will not be overlooked by him, because my name is in him

Exodus 32:8

Even now they are turned away from the rule I gave them, and have made themselves a metal ox and given worship to it and offerings, saying, This is your god, O Israel, who took you up out of the land of Egypt.

Leviticus 26:17-46

And my face will be turned from you, and you will be broken before those who are against you, and your haters will become your rulers, and you will go in flight when no man comes after you.

Numbers 14:9-11

Only, do not go against the Lord or go in fear of the people of the land, for they will be our food; their strength has been taken from them and the Lord is with us: have no fear of them.

Numbers 16:1-35

Now Korah, the son of Izhar, the son of Kohath, the son of Levi, with Dathan and Abiram, the sons of Eliab, and On, the son of Pallu, the son of Reuben, made themselves ready,

Deuteronomy 9:7

Keep well in mind how you made the Lord your God angry in the waste land; from the day when you went out of Egypt till you came to this place, you have gone against the orders of the Lord.

Deuteronomy 9:22-24

Again at Taberah and at Massah and at Kibroth-hattaavah you made the Lord angry.

Deuteronomy 28:15-68

But if you do not give ear to the voice of the Lord your God, and take care to do all his orders and his laws which I give you today, then all these curses will come on you and overtake you:

Deuteronomy 32:19-25

And the Lord saw with disgust the evil-doing of his sons and daughters.

Nehemiah 9:16-17

But they and our fathers, in their pride, made their necks stiff, and gave no attention to your orders,

Nehemiah 9:26

But they were hard-hearted, and went against your authority, turning their backs on your law, and putting to death your prophets, who gave witness against them with the purpose of turning them back again to you, and they did much to make you angry.

Nehemiah 9:29

And gave witness against them so that you might make them come back again to your law: but their hearts were lifted up, and they gave no attention to your orders and went against your decisions (which, if a man keeps them, will be life to him), and turning their backs on you, made their necks stiff and did not give ear.

Psalm 51:11

Do not put me away from before you, or take your holy spirit from me.

Psalm 78:8

And not be like their fathers, a stiff-necked and uncontrolled generation; a generation whose heart was hard, whose spirit was not true to God.

Psalm 78:49

He sent on them the heat of his wrath, his bitter disgust, letting loose evil angels among them.

Psalm 95:9-11

When your fathers put me to the test and saw my power and my work.

Isaiah 1:2

Give ear, O heavens, and you, O earth, to the word which the Lord has said: I have taken care of my children till they became men, but their hearts have been turned away from me.

Isaiah 65:2

All day my hands have been stretched out to an uncontrolled people, who go in an evil way, after the purposes of their hearts;

Jeremiah 21:5

And I myself will be fighting against you with an outstretched hand and with a strong arm, even with angry feeling and passion and in great wrath.

Jeremiah 30:14

Your lovers have no more thought for you, they go after you no longer; for I have given you the wound of a hater, even cruel punishment;

Lamentations 1:18

The Lord is upright; for I have gone against his orders: give ear, now, all you peoples, and see my pain, my virgins and my young men have gone away as prisoners.

Lamentations 1:20

See, O Lord, for I am in trouble; the inmost parts of my body are deeply moved; my heart is turned in me; for I have been uncontrolled: outside the children are put to the sword, and in the house there is death.

Lamentations 2:4-5

His bow has been bent for the attack, he has taken his place with his hand ready, in his hate he has put to death all who were pleasing to the eye: on the tent of the daughter of Zion he has let loose his passion like fire.

Ezekiel 2:3

And he said to me, Son of man, I am sending you to the children of Israel, to an uncontrolled nation which has gone against me: they and their fathers have been sinners against me even to this very day.

Ezekiel 2:7

And you are to give them my words, if they give ear to you or if they do not: for they are uncontrolled.

Ezekiel 6:9

And those of you who are kept safe will have me in mind among the nations where they have been taken away as prisoners, how I sent punishment on their hearts which were untrue to me, and on their eyes which were turned to their false gods: and they will be full of hate for themselves because of the evil things which they have done in all their disgusting ways.

Ezekiel 20:13

But the children of Israel would not be controlled by me in the waste land: they were not guided by my rules, and they were turned away from my orders, which, if a man does them, will be life to him; and they had no respect for my Sabbaths: then I said that I would let loose my passion on them in the waste land, and put an end to them.

Ezekiel 20:21

But the children would not be controlled by me; they were not guided by my rules, and they did not keep and do my orders, which, if a man does them, will be life to him; and they had no respect for my Sabbaths: then I said I would let loose my passion on them to give full effect to my wrath against them in the waste land.

Matthew 22:7

But the king was angry; and he sent his armies, and those who had put his servants to death he gave to destruction, burning down their town with fire.

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