Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"But the shameful thing has consumed the labor of our fathers since our youth, their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters.

King James Version

For shame hath devoured the labour of our fathers from our youth; their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters.

Holman Bible

From the time of our youth the shameful one has consumed what our fathers have worked for- their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters.

International Standard Version

Since our youth the false gods have consumed the products of our ancestors' hard work, their sheep and their cattle, their sons and their daughters.

American Standard Version

But the shameful thing hath devoured the labor of our fathers from our youth, their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters.

Amplified

[We have been ruined as a nation by our faithlessness and idolatry] for the shameful thing has consumed all for which our fathers toiled from our youth -- "their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters.

Bible in Basic English

But the Baal has taken all the work of our fathers from our earliest days; their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters.

Darby Translation

But shame hath devoured the labour of our fathers from our youth; their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For shame has devoured the labour of our fathers from our youth: their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters.

Julia Smith Translation

And shame consumed the labor of our fathers from our youth; their sheep and their herd, their sons and their daughters.

King James 2000

For shame has devoured the labor of our fathers from our youth; their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But the shameful thing has devoured the labor of our ancestors from our youth, their flocks, and their cattle, their sons and their daughters.

Modern King James verseion

For shame has eaten up the labor of our fathers from our youth, their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Confusion hath devoured our fathers' labour from our youth up: yea, their sheep and bullocks, their sons and daughters.

NET Bible

From earliest times our worship of that shameful god, Baal, has taken away all that our ancestors worked for. It has taken away our flocks and our herds, and even our sons and daughters.

New Heart English Bible

But the shameful thing has devoured the labor of our fathers from our youth, their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters.

The Emphasized Bible

But, the Shameful thing, hath devoured the labour of our fathers from our youth: Their flocks, and their herds, their sons and their daughters.

Webster

For shame hath devoured the labor of our fathers from our youth; their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters.

World English Bible

But the shameful thing has devoured the labor of our fathers from our youth, their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the shameful thing hath devoured The labour of our fathers from our youth, Their flock and their herd, Their sons and their daughters.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּשׁת 
Bosheth 
Usage: 30

אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

the labour
יגיע 
Y@giya` 
Usage: 16

נערה נער נעוּר 
Na`uwr 
Usage: 47

צאון צאןo 
Tso'n 
Usage: 274

בּקר 
Baqar 
Usage: 183

References

Easton

Context Readings

A Call For Repentance

23 "Surely, the hills are a deception, A tumult on the mountains Surely in the LORD our God Is the salvation of Israel. 24 "But the shameful thing has consumed the labor of our fathers since our youth, their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters. 25 "Let us lie down in our shame, and let our humiliation cover us; for we have sinned against the LORD our God, we and our fathers, from our youth even to this day. And we have not obeyed the voice of the LORD our God."



Cross References

Hosea 9:10

I found Israel like grapes in the wilderness; I saw your forefathers as the earliest fruit on the fig tree in its first season But they came to Baal-peor and devoted themselves to shame, And they became as detestable as that which they loved.

Jeremiah 11:13

"For your gods are as many as your cities, O Judah; and as many as the streets of Jerusalem are the altars you have set up to the shameful thing, altars to burn incense to Baal.

Ezekiel 16:61

"Then you will remember your ways and be ashamed when you receive your sisters, both your older and your younger; and I will give them to you as daughters, but not because of your covenant.

Ezekiel 16:63

so that you may remember and be ashamed and never open your mouth anymore because of your humiliation, when I have forgiven you for all that you have done," the Lord GOD declares.

Hosea 2:8

"For she does not know that it was I who gave her the grain, the new wine and the oil, And lavished on her silver and gold, Which they used for Baal.

Hosea 10:6

The thing itself will be carried to Assyria As tribute to King Jareb; Ephraim will be seized with shame And Israel will be ashamed of its own counsel.



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