Parallel Verses

World English Bible

"An astonishing and horrible thing has happened in the land.

New American Standard Bible

"An appalling and horrible thing Has happened in the land:

King James Version

A wonderful and horrible thing is committed in the land;

Holman Bible

A horrible, terrible thing
has taken place in the land.

International Standard Version

"An appalling and horrible thing has happened in the land:

A Conservative Version

An astonishing and horrible thing has come to pass in the land.

American Standard Version

A wonderful and horrible thing is come to pass in the land:

Amplified

An appalling and horrible thing [bringing desolation and destruction] has come to pass in the land:

Bible in Basic English

A thing of wonder and fear has come about in the land;

Darby Translation

An appalling and horrible thing is committed in the land:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

A horrible and ugly thing is committed in the land:

Julia Smith Translation

Astonishment and horror was in the land.

King James 2000

An appalling and horrible thing is committed in the land;

Lexham Expanded Bible

A horrific event and something horrible has happened in the land.

Modern King James verseion

An astounding and horrible thing has happened in the land.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Horrible and grievous things are done in the land.

NET Bible

"Something horrible and shocking is going on in the land of Judah:

New Heart English Bible

"An astonishing and horrible thing has happened in the land.

The Emphasized Bible

An astounding and horrible thing, hath been brought to pass in the land:

Webster

A wonderful and horrible thing is committed in the land;

Youngs Literal Translation

An astonishing and horrible thing hath been in the land.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁמּה 
Shammah 
Usage: 39

שׁעררת שׁעריריּה שׁערוּרהo 
Sha`aruwrah 
Usage: 4

References

Fausets

Context Readings

An Invasion From The North

29 "Shall I not punish for these things?" says Yahweh. "Shall not my soul be avenged on such a nation as this? 30 "An astonishing and horrible thing has happened in the land. 31 The prophets prophesy falsely, and the priests rule by their own authority; and my people love to have it so. What will you do in the end of it?



Cross References

Jeremiah 23:14

In the prophets of Jerusalem also I have seen a horrible thing: they commit adultery, and walk in lies; and they strengthen the hands of evildoers, so that none does return from his wickedness: they are all of them become to me as Sodom, and its inhabitants as Gomorrah.

Hosea 6:10

In the house of Israel I have seen a horrible thing. There is prostitution in Ephraim. Israel is defiled.

Isaiah 1:2

Hear, heavens, and listen, earth; for Yahweh has spoken: "I have nourished and brought up children, and they have rebelled against me.

Jeremiah 2:12

"Be astonished, you heavens, at this, and be horribly afraid. Be very desolate," says Yahweh.

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