Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

a people who continually provoke me to my face; they keep sacrificing in gardens and waving their hands over stone altars;

New American Standard Bible

A people who continually provoke Me to My face,
Offering sacrifices in gardens and burning incense on bricks;

King James Version

A people that provoketh me to anger continually to my face; that sacrificeth in gardens, and burneth incense upon altars of brick;

Holman Bible

These people continually provoke Me
to My face,
sacrificing in gardens,
burning incense on bricks,

A Conservative Version

a people who provoke me to my face continually, sacrificing in gardens, and burning incense upon bricks,

American Standard Version

a people that provoke me to my face continually, sacrificing in gardens, and burning incense upon bricks;

Amplified


The people who continually provoke Me to My face,
Sacrificing [to idols] in gardens and making offerings with incense on bricks [instead of at the designated altar];

Bible in Basic English

A people who make me angry every day, making offerings in gardens, and burning perfumes on bricks.

Darby Translation

the people that provoke me to anger continually to my face, sacrificing in gardens and burning incense upon the bricks;

Julia Smith Translation

The people irritating me to my face continually; sacrificing in gardens, and burning incense upon bricks;

King James 2000

A people that provoke me to anger continually to my face; that sacrifice in gardens, and burn incense upon altars of brick;

Lexham Expanded Bible

the people {who provoke} me to anger continually to my face, slaughtering for sacrifices in the garden, and making smoke offerings on bricks,

Modern King James verseion

a people who without ceasing provoke Me to anger to My face; who sacrifice in gardens, and burn incense on the bricks;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

To a people that is ever defying me to my face. They make their oblations in gardens, and their smoke upon altars of brick;

NET Bible

These people continually and blatantly offend me as they sacrifice in their sacred orchards and burn incense on brick altars.

New Heart English Bible

a people who provoke me to my face continually as they sacrifice in gardens and burn incense on bricks;

The Emphasized Bible

The people who are provoking me to anger to my face continually, - Sacrificing in gardens, and Burning incense upon bricks;

Webster

A people that provoketh me to anger continually to my face; that sacrificeth in gardens, and burneth incense upon altars of brick;

World English Bible

a people who provoke me to my face continually, sacrificing in gardens, and burning incense on bricks;

Youngs Literal Translation

The people who are provoking Me to anger, To My face continually, Sacrificing in gardens, and making perfume on the bricks:

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
A people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

כּעס 
Ka`ac 
Usage: 55

to my face
פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

זבח 
Zabach 
Usage: 134

in gardens
גּנּה 
Gannah 
Usage: 12

קטר 
Qatar 
Usage: 116

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

Judgment And Salvation

2 I held out my hands all day long to a disobedient people, who walk in a way that isn't good, following their own inclinations 3 a people who continually provoke me to my face; they keep sacrificing in gardens and waving their hands over stone altars; 4 who sit among graves, and spend the night in secret places; who eat pigs' meat, with the broth of detestable things in their pots;


Cross References

Isaiah 1:29

They'll be ashamed of the oak trees that you desired; and you'll blush because of the gardens that you have chosen.

Job 1:11

However, stretch out your hand and strike everything he owns, and he will curse you to your face."

Isaiah 66:17

"Those who consecrate and purify themselves to enter the groves, following the one at the center of those who eat the meat of pigs, disgusting things, and rats, are all alike," says the LORD.

Job 2:5

However, stretch out your hand and strike his bones and flesh, and he'll curse you to your face, won't he?"

Isaiah 3:8

"For Jerusalem has stumbled, and Judah has fallen, because what they say and do opposes the LORD; they keep defying him.

Exodus 20:24-25

You are to make an altar of earth for me, and you are to sacrifice on it your burnt offerings and peace offerings, your sheep, and your cattle. Everywhere I cause my name to be remembered, I'll come to you and bless you.

Exodus 30:1-10

"You are to make an altar for burning incense. You are to make it of acacia wood.

Leviticus 17:5

"This statute is required so that the Israelis may bring their sacrifices that they have been sacrificing to the LORD in the open field to the priest at the entrance to the Tent of Meeting, where they are to slaughter their peace offering to the LORD.

Deuteronomy 32:16-19

They provoked him to jealousy over foreigners and to anger over detestable things.

Deuteronomy 32:21

They provoked me to jealousy over non-gods, and to be angry over their vanity. Now I'll provoke them to jealousy over a non-people; and over a foolish nation I'll provoke them to anger.

2 Kings 17:14-17

But they would not listen. Instead, they were stubborn, just like their ancestors had been, who did not believe in the LORD their God.

2 Kings 22:17

because they have abandoned me, burned incense to other gods, and they have provoked me to anger with everything that they've done. Therefore my anger is kindled against this place and it won't be quenched!'"

Psalm 78:40

How they rebelled against him in the desert, grieving him in the wilderness!

Psalm 78:58

they angered him with their high places and with their carved images they made him jealous.

Jeremiah 3:6

In the time of King Josiah the LORD told me, "Have you seen what unfaithful Israel did? She went up on every high hill and under every green tree, and she committed fornication there.

Jeremiah 32:30-35

Indeed, the Israelis and Judeans have been doing only evil in my presence since their youth. Indeed, the Israelis have done nothing but provoke me by what they have made with their hands," declares the LORD.

Ezekiel 8:17-18

"Do you see this, Son of Man?" he asked me. "Is it an insignificant thing for Judah's house to commit the detestable things that they're doing here? They've filled the land with violence and turned away from me, causing me to become angry again. Look how they're sniffing with their noses!

Ezekiel 20:28

I brought them to the land that I had promised to give them. But whenever they saw any high hill and or any leafy tree, they slaughtered their sacrifices there and presented their offerings that provoked my anger. There they presented their pleasing aromas and poured out their drink offering.

Matthew 23:32-36

Then finish what your ancestors started!

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