Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

And they say to God, Depart from us; for we do not desire the knowledge of Your ways;

New American Standard Bible

“They say to God, ‘Depart from us!
We do not even desire the knowledge of Your ways.

King James Version

Therefore they say unto God, Depart from us; for we desire not the knowledge of thy ways.

Holman Bible

Yet they say to God: “Leave us alone!
We don’t want to know Your ways.

International Standard Version

"They say to God, "Turn away from us! We have no desire to know your ways.

A Conservative Version

And they say to God, Depart from us, for we do not desire the knowledge of thy ways.

American Standard Version

And they say unto God, Depart from us; For we desire not the knowledge of thy ways.

Amplified


“Yet they say to God, ‘Depart from us,
For we do not desire the knowledge of Your ways.

Bible in Basic English

Though they said to God, Go away from us, for we have no desire for the knowledge of your ways.

Darby Translation

And they say unto God, Depart from us, for we desire not the knowledge of thy ways!

Julia Smith Translation

And they will say to God, Depart from us; and we desired not the knowledge of thy ways.

King James 2000

Therefore they say unto God, Depart from us; for we desire not the knowledge of your ways.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And they say to God, 'Turn away from us, for we do not desire to know your ways.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They say unto God, 'Go from us: we desire not the knowledge of thy ways!

NET Bible

So they say to God, 'Turn away from us! We do not want to know your ways.

New Heart English Bible

They tell God, 'Depart from us, for we do not want to know about your ways.

The Emphasized Bible

Yet they said unto GOD, Depart from us, and, In the knowledge of thy ways, find we no pleasure.

Webster

Therefore they say to God, Depart from us; for we desire not the knowledge of thy ways.

World English Bible

They tell God, 'Depart from us, for we don't want to know about your ways.

Youngs Literal Translation

And they say to God, 'Turn aside from us, And the knowledge of Thy ways We have not desired.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אל 
'el 
Usage: 114

שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
Usage: 301

from us for we desire
חפץ 
Chaphets 
Usage: 76

not the knowledge
דּעת 
Da`ath 
Usage: 91

References

Fausets

Hastings

Way

Context Readings

Job's Seventh Speech: A Response To Zophar

13 They spend their days in good, and in a moment go down to the grave. 14 And they say to God, Depart from us; for we do not desire the knowledge of Your ways; 15 what is the Almighty, that we should serve Him? And what profit should we have if we pray to Him?



Cross References

Job 22:17

who said to God, Depart from us; and, What can the Almighty do to them?

Proverbs 1:29

instead they hated knowledge and did not choose the fear of Jehovah.

Psalm 10:4

Through the pride of his face the wicked will not seek Him; There is no God in all his schemes.

Psalm 10:11

He has said in his heart, God has forgotten; He hides His face; He will not see forever!

Proverbs 1:7

The fear of Jehovah is the beginning of knowledge; but fools despise wisdom and instruction.

Proverbs 1:22

How long will you love simplicity, simple ones? And will scorners delight in their scorning? And will fools hate knowledge?

Habakkuk 1:15

He takes up all of them with the hook; he drags him with his net and gathers him with his seine; therefore he rejoices and exults.

Luke 8:28

And seeing Jesus, he cried out and fell down before Him and said with a loud voice, What is to me and to You, Jesus, Son of God the Most High? I beseech You, Do not torment me!

Luke 8:37

And all the multitude of the neighborhood of the Gadarenes were seized with a great fear, and asked Him to depart from them. And entering into the boat, He returned.

John 3:19-20

And this is the condemnation, that the Light has come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than the Light, because their deeds were evil.

John 8:45-47

And because I tell you the truth, you do not believe Me.

John 15:23-24

He who hates Me hates My Father also.

Romans 1:28

And even as they did not think fit to have God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a reprobate mind, to do the things not right,

Romans 8:7

because the carnal mind is enmity against God, for it is not subject to the Law of God, neither indeed can it be.

2 Thessalonians 2:10-12

and with all deceit of unrighteousness in those who perish, because they did not receive the love of the truth, so that they might be saved.

2 Timothy 4:3-4

For a time will be when they will not endure sound doctrine, but they will heap up teachers to themselves according to their own lusts, tickling the ear.

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