Parallel Verses

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 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.

King James Version

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

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.

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 The Lord said to me, "I have made you like a metal assayer to test my people like ore. You are to observe them and evaluate how they behave." 28 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. 29 The fiery bellows of judgment burn fiercely. But there is too much dross to be removed. The process of refining them has proved useless. The wicked have not been purged.



Cross References

Jeremiah 9:4

Everyone must be on his guard around his friends. He must not even trust any of his relatives. For every one of them will find some way to cheat him. And all of his friends will tell lies about him.

Jeremiah 5:23

But these people have stubborn and rebellious hearts. They have turned aside and gone their own way.

Psalm 50:20

You plot against your brother; you slander your own brother.

Isaiah 1:4-5

The sinful nation is as good as dead, the people weighed down by evil deeds. They are offspring who do wrong, children who do wicked things. They have abandoned the Lord, and rejected the Holy One of Israel. They are alienated from him.

Isaiah 31:6

You Israelites! Return to the one against whom you have so blatantly rebelled!

Jeremiah 6:30

They are regarded as 'rejected silver' because the Lord rejects them."

Jeremiah 18:18

Then some people said, "Come on! Let us consider how to deal with Jeremiah! There will still be priests to instruct us, wise men to give us advice, and prophets to declare God's word. Come on! Let's bring charges against him and get rid of him! Then we will not need to pay attention to anything he says."

Jeremiah 20:10

I hear many whispering words of intrigue against me. Those who would cause me terror are everywhere! They are saying, "Come on, let's publicly denounce him!" All my so-called friends are just watching for something that would lead to my downfall. They say, "Perhaps he can be enticed into slipping up, so we can prevail over him and get our revenge on him.

Ezekiel 22:18-22

"Son of man, the house of Israel has become slag to me. All of them are like bronze, tin, iron, and lead in the furnace; they are the worthless slag of silver.

Revelation 11:18

The nations were enraged, but your wrath has come, and the time has come for the dead to be judged, and the time has come to give to your servants, the prophets, their reward, as well as to the saints and to those who revere your name, both small and great, and the time has come to destroy those who destroy the earth."

Revelation 19:2

because his judgments are true and just. For he has judged the great prostitute who corrupted the earth with her sexual immorality, and has avenged the blood of his servants poured out by her own hands!"

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