Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Then I replied to him, “There is nothing to these rumors you are spreading; you are inventing them in your own mind.”

New American Standard Bible

Then I sent a message to him saying, “Such things as you are saying have not been done, but you are inventing them in your own mind.”

King James Version

Then I sent unto him, saying, There are no such things done as thou sayest, but thou feignest them out of thine own heart.

International Standard Version

I sent word back to him, "Nothing has happened as you've claimed. You're making up these charges in your imagination."

A Conservative Version

Then I sent to him, saying, There are no such things done as thou say, but thou imagine them out of thine own heart.

American Standard Version

Then I sent unto him, saying, There are no such things done as thou sayest, but thou feignest them out of thine own heart.

Amplified

I sent a message to him, saying, “Such things as you are saying have not been done; you are inventing them in your own mind.”

Bible in Basic English

Then I sent to him, saying, No such things as you say are being done, they are only a fiction you have made up yourself.

Darby Translation

And I sent to him, saying, There are no such things done as thou sayest, but thou feignest them out of thine own heart.

Julia Smith Translation

And I shall send to him saying, It was not according to these words which thou sayest, for from thy heart thou feignest them.

King James 2000

Then I sent unto him, saying, There are no such things done as you say, but you invent them out of your own heart.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So I sent to him saying, "None of these words you have spoken has happened. You are indeed saying [things] created in your own mind"--

Modern King James verseion

And I sent to him saying, These things which you are saying are not happening, but you pretend them out of your own heart.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Nevertheless, I sent unto him, saying, "There is no such thing done as thou sayest: thou hast feigned it out of thine own heart."

NET Bible

I sent word back to him, "We are not engaged in these activities you are describing. All of this is a figment of your imagination."

New Heart English Bible

Then I sent to him, saying, "There are no such things done as you say, but you imagine them out of your own heart."

The Emphasized Bible

Then sent I unto him, saying, Nothing hath been done, according to these words, which thou art saying, - but, out of thine own heart, art thou feigning them.

Webster

Then I sent to him, saying, There are no such things done as thou sayest, but thou feignest them out of thy own heart.

World English Bible

Then I sent to him, saying, "There are no such things done as you say, but you imagine them out of your own heart."

Youngs Literal Translation

And I send unto him, saying, 'It hath not been according to these words that thou art saying, for from thine own heart thou art devising them;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁלח 
Shalach 
Usage: 848

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

as thou sayest

Usage: 0

but thou feignest
בּדא 
Bada' 
Usage: 2

References

Morish

Context Readings

Enemies Foiled

7 and have even set up the prophets in Jerusalem to proclaim on your behalf: “There is a king in Judah.” These rumors will be heard by the king. So come, let’s confer together. 8 Then I replied to him, “There is nothing to these rumors you are spreading; you are inventing them in your own mind.” 9 For they were all trying to intimidate us, saying, “They will become discouraged in the work, and it will never be finished.”

But now, my God, strengthen me.


Cross References

Job 13:4

But you coat the truth with lies;
you are all worthless doctors.

Psalm 52:2

Like a sharpened razor,
your tongue devises destruction,
working treachery.

Psalm 36:3

The words of his mouth are malicious and deceptive;
he has stopped acting wisely and doing good.

Psalm 38:12

Those who seek my life set traps,
and those who want to harm me threaten to destroy me;
they plot treachery all day long.

Isaiah 59:4

No one makes claims justly;
no one pleads honestly.
They trust in empty and worthless words;
they conceive trouble and give birth to iniquity.

Daniel 11:27

The two kings, whose hearts are bent on evil, will speak lies at the same table but to no avail, for still the end will come at the appointed time.

Matthew 12:34

Brood of vipers! How can you speak good things when you are evil? For the mouth speaks from the overflow of the heart.

John 8:44

You are of your father the Devil, and you want to carry out your father’s desires. He was a murderer from the beginning and has not stood in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he tells a lie, he speaks from his own nature, because he is a liar and the father of liars.

Acts 24:12-13

They didn’t find me disputing with anyone or causing a disturbance among the crowd, either in the temple complex or in the synagogues or anywhere in the city.

Acts 25:7

When he arrived, the Jews who had come down from Jerusalem stood around him and brought many serious charges that they were not able to prove,

Acts 25:10

But Paul said: “I am standing at Caesar’s tribunal, where I ought to be tried. I have done no wrong to the Jews, as even you can see very well.

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