Parallel Verses

King James Version

They are all grievous revolters, walking with slanders: they are brass and iron; they are all corrupters.

New American Standard Bible

All of them are stubbornly rebellious, Going about as a talebearer They are bronze and iron; They, all of them, are corrupt.

Holman Bible

All are stubborn rebels
spreading slander.
They are bronze and iron;
all of them are corrupt.

International Standard Version

All of them are very rebellious, going around as slanderers. They're bronze and iron, and all of them are corrupt.

A Conservative Version

They are all grievous revolters, going about with slanders. They are brass and iron. They all of them deal corruptly.

American Standard Version

They are all grievous revolters, going about with slanders; they are brass and iron: they all of them deal corruptly.

Amplified

They are all the worst [kind] of rebels and utter and total revolters against God, going about publishing slander. They are [not gold and silver ore, but] bronze and iron; they are all corrupters.

Bible in Basic English

All of them are turned away, going about with false stories; they are brass and iron: they are all workers of deceit.

Darby Translation

They are all the most rebellious of rebels, going about with slander: they are bronze and iron; they are all corrupters.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

They are all rebellious princes; they walk with deception: they are brass and iron; they are all corrupters.

Julia Smith Translation

They are all turning aside, degenerate shoots, going about tale-bearing: brass and iron, they are destroyers all of them.

King James 2000

They are all grievous revolters, walking with slanders: they are bronze and iron; they are all corrupters.

Lexham Expanded Bible

All of them [are] stubborn rebels, going about [talking] slander. [They are] bronze and iron, they [are] all behaving corruptly.

Modern King James verseion

They are all grievous revolters, walking in slanders; they are bronze and iron; they are all corrupters.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For they are all unfaithful and fallen away, they hang upon filthy lucre; they are clean brass and iron, for they hurt and destroyed every man.

NET Bible

I reported, "All of them are the most stubborn of rebels! They are as hard as bronze or iron. They go about telling lies. They all deal corruptly.

New Heart English Bible

"They are all grievous rebels, going about with slanders; they are brass and iron: they all of them deal corruptly.

The Emphasized Bible

They all, are rebels of rebels, Slander-walkers They are bronze and iron! As for them all, corrupters, they are!

Webster

They are all grievous revolters, walking with slanders: they are brass and iron; they are all corrupters.

World English Bible

They are all grievous rebels, going about with slanders; they are brass and iron: they all of them deal corruptly.

Youngs Literal Translation

All of them are turned aside by apostates, Walking slanderously -- brass and iron, All of them are corrupters.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
Usage: 301

הלך 
Halak 
go, walk, come, ...away, ...along,
Usage: 1545

with slanders
רכיל 
Rakiyl 
Usage: 6

נחשׁת 
N@chosheth 
Usage: 140

and iron
בּרזל 
Barzel 
Usage: 76

References

Context Readings

An Invasion From The North

27 I have set thee for a tower and a fortress among my people, that thou mayest know and try their way. 28 They are all grievous revolters, walking with slanders: they are brass and iron; they are all corrupters. 29 The bellows are burned, the lead is consumed of the fire; the founder melteth in vain: for the wicked are not plucked away.



Cross References

Jeremiah 9:4

Take ye heed every one of his neighbour, and trust ye not in any brother: for every brother will utterly supplant, and every neighbour will walk with slanders.

Jeremiah 5:23

But this people hath a revolting and a rebellious heart; they are revolted and gone.

Psalm 50:20

Thou sittest and speakest against thy brother; thou slanderest thine own mother's son.

Isaiah 1:4-5

Ah sinful nation, a people laden with iniquity, a seed of evildoers, children that are corrupters: they have forsaken the LORD, they have provoked the Holy One of Israel unto anger, they are gone away backward.

Isaiah 31:6

Turn ye unto him from whom the children of Israel have deeply revolted.

Jeremiah 6:30

Reprobate silver shall men call them, because the LORD hath rejected them.

Jeremiah 18:18

Then said they, Come, and let us devise devices against Jeremiah; for the law shall not perish from the priest, nor counsel from the wise, nor the word from the prophet. Come, and let us smite him with the tongue, and let us not give heed to any of his words.

Jeremiah 20:10

For I heard the defaming of many, fear on every side. Report, say they, and we will report it. All my familiars watched for my halting, saying, Peradventure he will be enticed, and we shall prevail against him, and we shall take our revenge on him.

Ezekiel 22:18-22

Son of man, the house of Israel is to me become dross: all they are brass, and tin, and iron, and lead, in the midst of the furnace; they are even the dross of silver.

Revelation 11:18

And the nations were angry, and thy wrath is come, and the time of the dead, that they should be judged, and that thou shouldest give reward unto thy servants the prophets, and to the saints, and them that fear thy name, small and great; and shouldest destroy them which destroy the earth.

Revelation 19:2

For true and righteous are his judgments: for he hath judged the great whore, which did corrupt the earth with her fornication, and hath avenged the blood of his servants at her hand.

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