Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"I did not send these prophets, But they ran. I did not speak to them, But they prophesied.

King James Version

I have not sent these prophets, yet they ran: I have not spoken to them, yet they prophesied.

Holman Bible

I did not send these prophets, yet they ran [with a message]. I did not speak to them, yet they prophesied.

International Standard Version

I didn't send these prophets, but they ran anyway. I didn't speak to them, but they prophesied.

A Conservative Version

I did not send these prophets, yet they ran. I did not speak to them, yet they prophesied.

American Standard Version

I sent not these prophets, yet they ran: I spake not unto them, yet they prophesied.

Amplified

I did not send these [false] prophets, yet they ran; I did not speak to them, yet they prophesied.

Bible in Basic English

I did not send these prophets, but they went running: I said nothing to them, but they gave out the prophet's word

Darby Translation

I did not send the prophets, yet they ran; I have not spoken to them, yet they prophesied.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I did not send those prophets, yet they ran; I did not speak to them, yet they prophesied.

Julia Smith Translation

I sent not the prophets, and they ran; I spake not to them, and they prophesied.

King James 2000

I have not sent these prophets, yet they ran: I have not spoken to them, yet they prophesied.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I have not sent the prophets, yet they ran. I have not spoken to them, yet they prophesied

Modern King James verseion

I have not sent these prophets, yet they ran; I have not spoken to them, yet they prophesied.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"I have not sent these Prophets, sayeth the LORD, "and yet they ran. I have not spoken to them, and yet they preached.

NET Bible

I did not send those prophets. Yet they were in a hurry to give their message. I did not tell them anything. Yet they prophesied anyway.

New Heart English Bible

I sent not these prophets, yet they ran: I did not speak to them, yet they prophesied.

The Emphasized Bible

I sent not the prophets yet they, ran, I spake not unto them yet, they, prophesied.

Webster

I have not sent these prophets, yet they ran: I have not spoken to them, yet they prophesied.

World English Bible

I sent not these prophets, yet they ran: I didn't speak to them, yet they prophesied.

Youngs Literal Translation

I have not sent the prophets, and they have run, I have not spoken unto them, and they have prophesied.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I have not sent
שׁלח 
Shalach 
Usage: 848

נביא 
Nabiy' 
Usage: 315

רוּץ 
Ruwts 
Usage: 103

I have not spoken
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

Context Readings

The Unfaithful Prophets

20 "The anger of the LORD will not turn back Until He has performed and carried out the purposes of His heart; In the last days you will clearly understand it. 21 "I did not send these prophets, But they ran. I did not speak to them, But they prophesied. 22 "But if they had stood in My council, Then they would have announced My words to My people, And would have turned them back from their evil way And from the evil of their deeds.


Cross References

Jeremiah 14:14

Then the LORD said to me, "The prophets are prophesying falsehood in My name I have neither sent them nor commanded them nor spoken to them; they are prophesying to you a false vision, divination, futility and the deception of their own minds.

Jeremiah 27:15

for I have not sent them," declares the LORD, "but they prophesy falsely in My name, in order that I may drive you out and that you may perish, you and the prophets who prophesy to you."

Jeremiah 23:32

"Behold, I am against those who have prophesied false dreams," declares the LORD, "and related them and led My people astray by their falsehoods and reckless boasting; yet I did not send them or command them, nor do they furnish this people the slightest benefit," declares the LORD.

Isaiah 6:8

Then I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, "Whom shall I send, and who will go for Us?" Then I said, "Here am I. Send me!"

Jeremiah 28:15

Then Jeremiah the prophet said to Hananiah the prophet, "Listen now, Hananiah, the LORD has not sent you, and you have made this people trust in a lie.

Jeremiah 29:9

'For they prophesy falsely to you in My name; I have not sent them,' declares the LORD.

Jeremiah 29:31

"Send to all the exiles, saying, 'Thus says the LORD concerning Shemaiah the Nehelamite, "Because Shemaiah has prophesied to you, although I did not send him, and he has made you trust in a lie,"

John 20:21

So Jesus said to them again, "Peace be with you; as the Father has sent Me, I also send you."

Acts 13:4

So, being sent out by the Holy Spirit, they went down to Seleucia and from there they sailed to Cyprus.

Romans 10:15

How will they preach unless they are sent? Just as it is written, "HOW BEAUTIFUL ARE THE FEET OF THOSE WHO BRING GOOD NEWS OF GOOD THINGS!"

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