Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

Lo! they, are saying unto me, - Where is the word of Yahweh? Pray thee let it come to pass!

New American Standard Bible

Look, they keep saying to me,
“Where is the word of the Lord?
Let it come now!”

King James Version

Behold, they say unto me, Where is the word of the LORD? let it come now.

Holman Bible

Hear how they keep challenging me,
“Where is the word of the Lord?
Let it come!”

International Standard Version

Look, they're saying to me, "Where is the message from the LORD? Let it come about!"

A Conservative Version

Behold, they say to me, Where is the word of LORD? Let it come now.

American Standard Version

Behold, they say unto me, Where is the word of Jehovah? let it come now.

Amplified


Behold, they keep saying to me,
“Where is the word of the Lord [that is, the disaster that you prophesied]?
Let it come now!”

Bible in Basic English

See, they say to me, Where is the word of the Lord? let it come now.

Darby Translation

Behold, these say unto me, Where is the word of Jehovah? let it then come!

Julia Smith Translation

Behold them saying to me, Where the word of Jehovah? it shall come now.

King James 2000

Behold, they say unto me, Where is the word of the LORD? let it come now.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Look, they [are] saying to me, "Where [is] the word of Yahweh? Please let it come."

Modern King James verseion

Behold, they say to me, Where is the Word of Jehovah? Let it come now!

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Behold, they say unto me, "Where is the word of the LORD? Let it come to pass!"

NET Bible

Listen to what they are saying to me. They are saying, "Where are the things the Lord threatens us with? Come on! Let's see them happen!"

New Heart English Bible

Behold, they tell me, 'Where is the word of the LORD? Let it come now.'

Webster

Behold, they say to me, Where is the word of the LORD? let it come now.

World English Bible

Behold, they tell me, Where is the word of Yahweh? let it come now.

Youngs Literal Translation

Lo, they are saying unto me: 'Where is the word of Jehovah? pray, let it come.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
unto me, Where is the word
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

of the Lord

Usage: 0

let it come

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Jeremiah's Plea

14 Heal thou me O Yahweh, that I may be healed, Save me that I may be saved, - For, my praise, thou art! 15 Lo! they, are saying unto me, - Where is the word of Yahweh? Pray thee let it come to pass! 16 But as for me, I have neither forced myself away from tending the flock after thee, Nor yet for the woeful day, have I longed - thou, knowest, - That which came out of my lips, before thy face, was uttered.



Cross References

Isaiah 5:19

Who say - Let his work quicken - let it hasten, That we may see, - And let the purpose of Israel's Holy One, draw near and come. That we may know!

Jeremiah 20:7-8

Thou didst persuade me, O Yahweh and I was persuaded, Thou didst lay firm hold on me and didst prevail, - I am become a mockery, all the day, Every one, is laughing at me.

Ezekiel 12:22

Son of man What is this proverb ye have, concerning the so of Israel, saying, - The days, are prolonged, Therefore shall every vision come to nought?

Ezekiel 12:27-28

Son of man. Lo! the house of Israel are saying, the vision which he seeth is for many days, Yea for times far away, hath hell prophesied.

Amos 5:18

Alas for them who are longing for the day of Yahweh, - What good to you, is the day of Yahweh? it, being darkness and not light:

2 Peter 3:3-4

Of this, first, taking note - that there will come, in the last of the days, with scoffing, scoffers, after their own covetings, going on,

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