Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“They heal the brokenness of the daughter of My people superficially,
Saying, ‘Peace, peace,’
But there is no peace.

King James Version

For they have healed the hurt of the daughter of my people slightly, saying, Peace, peace; when there is no peace.

Holman Bible

They have treated superficially the brokenness
of My dear people,
claiming, ‘Peace, peace,’
when there is no peace.

International Standard Version

They have treated my people's wound superficially, telling them, "Peace, peace,' when there is no peace.

A Conservative Version

And they have lightly healed the hurt of the daughter of my people, saying, Peace, peace, when there is no peace.

American Standard Version

And they have healed the hurt of the daughter of my people slightly, saying, Peace, peace; when there is no peace.

Amplified


“For they have treated the brokenness of the daughter of My people superficially,
Saying, ‘Peace, peace,’
When there is no peace.

Bible in Basic English

And they have made little of the wounds of the daughter of Zion, saying, Peace, peace; when there is no peace.

Darby Translation

And they have healed the breach of the daughter of my people lightly, saying, Peace, peace! when there is no peace.

Julia Smith Translation

And they will heal the breaking of the daughter of my people by making light of, saying, Peace, peace; and no peace.

King James 2000

For they have healed the hurt of the daughter of my people lightly, saying, Peace, peace; when there is no peace.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And they have treated the wound of the daughter of my people lightly, {saying}, 'Peace, peace,' but there is no peace.

Modern King James verseion

For they have healed the hurt of the daughter of My people slightly, saying, Peace, peace; when there is no peace.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Nevertheless, they heal the hurt of my people with sweet words, saying, 'Peace, peace,' where there is no peace at all.

NET Bible

They offer only superficial help for the hurt my dear people have suffered. They say, "Everything will be all right!" But everything is not all right!

New Heart English Bible

They have healed the hurt of the daughter of my people slightly, saying, "Peace, peace;" when there is no peace.

The Emphasized Bible

And so they have healed the grievous wound of the daughter of my people, slightly, - Saying, Peace! peace! when there was no peace!

Webster

For they have healed the hurt of the daughter of my people slightly, saying, Peace, peace; when there is no peace.

World English Bible

They have healed the hurt of the daughter of my people slightly, saying, Peace, peace; when there is no peace.

Youngs Literal Translation

And they heal the breach of the daughter of my people slightly, Saying, Peace, peace! and there is no peace.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
רפה רפא 
Rapha' 
Usage: 68

the hurt
שׁבר שׁבר 
Sheber 
Usage: 44

of the daughter
בּת 
Bath 
Usage: 587

of my people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

שׁלם שׁלום 
Shalowm 
Usage: 236

שׁלם שׁלום 
Shalowm 
Usage: 236

References

Fausets

Context Readings

Punishment For Judah's Leaders

10 “Therefore I will give their wives to others,
Their fields to new owners;
Because from the least even to the greatest
Everyone is greedy for gain;
From the prophet even to the priest
Everyone practices deceit.
11 “They heal the brokenness of the daughter of My people superficially,
Saying, ‘Peace, peace,’
But there is no peace.
12 “Were they ashamed because of the abomination they had done?
They certainly were not ashamed,
And they did not know how to blush;
Therefore they shall fall among those who fall;
At the time of their punishment they shall be brought down,”
Says the Lord.



Cross References

Jeremiah 6:14

“They have healed the brokenness of My people superficially,
Saying, ‘Peace, peace,’
But there is no peace.

Lamentations 2:14

Your prophets have seen for you
False and foolish visions;
And they have not exposed your iniquity
So as to restore you from captivity,
But they have seen for you false and misleading oracles.

1 Kings 22:6

Then the king of Israel gathered the prophets together, about four hundred men, and said to them, “Shall I go against Ramoth-gilead to battle or shall I refrain?” And they said, “Go up, for the Lord will give it into the hand of the king.”

1 Kings 22:13

Then the messenger who went to summon Micaiah spoke to him saying, “Behold now, the words of the prophets are uniformly favorable to the king. Please let your word be like the word of one of them, and speak favorably.”

Jeremiah 14:14-15

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 27:9-10

But as for you, do not listen to your prophets, your diviners, your dreamers, your soothsayers or your sorcerers who speak to you, saying, ‘You will not serve the king of Babylon.’

Jeremiah 28:3-9

Within two years I am going to bring back to this place all the vessels of the Lord’s house, which Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon took away from this place and carried to Babylon.

Ezekiel 13:10-16

It is definitely because they have misled My people by saying, ‘Peace!’ when there is no peace. And when anyone builds a wall, behold, they plaster it over with whitewash;

Ezekiel 13:22

Because you disheartened the righteous with falsehood when I did not cause him grief, but have encouraged the wicked not to turn from his wicked way and preserve his life,

Micah 2:11

“If a man walking after wind and falsehood
Had told lies and said,
‘I will speak out to you concerning wine and liquor,’
He would be spokesman to this people.

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