Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“But they, our fathers, acted arrogantly;
They became stubborn and would not listen to Your commandments.

King James Version

But they and our fathers dealt proudly, and hardened their necks, and hearkened not to thy commandments,

Holman Bible

But our ancestors acted arrogantly;
they became stiff-necked and did not listen to Your commands.

International Standard Version

"But they our ancestors became arrogant and stubborn, refusing to listen to your commands.

A Conservative Version

But they and our fathers dealt proudly and stiffened their neck, and did not hearken to thy commandments,

American Standard Version

But they and our fathers dealt proudly and hardened their neck, and hearkened not to thy commandments,

Amplified


“But they, our fathers, acted arrogantly;
They stiffened their necks and would not heed Your commandments.

Bible in Basic English

But they and our fathers, in their pride, made their necks stiff, and gave no attention to your orders,

Darby Translation

But they, our fathers, dealt proudly, and hardened their neck, and hearkened not to thy commandments,

Julia Smith Translation

And they and our fathers acted proudly, and they will harden their neck, and will not hear to thy commands,

King James 2000

But they and our fathers acted presumptuously, and hardened their necks, and hearkened not to your commandments,

Lexham Expanded Bible

"But they and our ancestors acted arrogantly and stiffened their neck and did not listen to your commandments.

Modern King James verseion

But they and our fathers acted proudly and hardened their necks, and did not listen to Your commandments.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But our fathers were proud, and hard necked, so that they followed not thy commandments,

NET Bible

"But they -- our ancestors -- behaved presumptuously; they rebelled and did not obey your commandments.

New Heart English Bible

"But they and our fathers dealt proudly and hardened their neck, did not listen to your commandments,

The Emphasized Bible

But, they and our fathers, dealt proudly, - and hardened their neck, and hearkened not unto thy commandments;

Webster

But they and our fathers dealt proudly, and hardened their necks, and hearkened not to thy commandments,

World English Bible

"But they and our fathers dealt proudly and hardened their neck, didn't listen to your commandments,

Youngs Literal Translation

'And they and our fathers have acted proudly, and harden their neck, and have not hearkened unto Thy commands,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
זיד זוּד 
Zuwd 
Usage: 10

and hardened
קשׁה 
Qashah 
Usage: 28

ערף 
`oreph 
Usage: 35

Context Readings

The Nation Confesses

15 “You provided bread from heaven for them for their hunger,
You brought forth water from a rock for them for their thirst,
And You told them to enter in order to possess
The land which You swore to give them.
16 “But they, our fathers, acted arrogantly;
They became stubborn and would not listen to Your commandments.
17 “They refused to listen,
And did not remember Your wondrous deeds which You had performed among them;
So they became stubborn and appointed a leader to return to their slavery in Egypt.
But You are a God of forgiveness,
Gracious and compassionate,
Slow to anger and abounding in lovingkindness;
And You did not forsake them.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 31:27

For I know your rebellion and your stubbornness; behold, while I am still alive with you today, you have been rebellious against the Lord; how much more, then, after my death?

Nehemiah 9:10

“Then You performed signs and wonders against Pharaoh,
Against all his servants and all the people of his land;
For You knew that they acted arrogantly toward them,
And made a name for Yourself as it is this day.

Nehemiah 9:29

And admonished them in order to turn them back to Your law.
Yet they acted arrogantly and did not listen to Your commandments but sinned against Your ordinances,
By which if a man observes them he shall live.
And they turned a stubborn shoulder and stiffened their neck, and would not listen.

Exodus 15:26

And He said, “If you will give earnest heed to the voice of the Lord your God, and do what is right in His sight, and give ear to His commandments, and keep all His statutes, I will put none of the diseases on you which I have put on the Egyptians; for I, the Lord, am your healer.”

Exodus 32:9

The Lord said to Moses, “I have seen this people, and behold, they are an obstinate people.

Deuteronomy 1:26-33

Yet you were not willing to go up, but rebelled against the command of the Lord your God;

Deuteronomy 5:29

Oh that they had such a heart in them, that they would fear Me and keep all My commandments always, that it may be well with them and with their sons forever!

Deuteronomy 9:6

“Know, then, it is not because of your righteousness that the Lord your God is giving you this good land to possess, for you are a stubborn people.

Deuteronomy 9:13

The Lord spoke further to me, saying, ‘I have seen this people, and indeed, it is a stubborn people.

Deuteronomy 9:23-24

When the Lord sent you from Kadesh-barnea, saying, ‘Go up and possess the land which I have given you,’ then you rebelled against the command of the Lord your God; you neither believed Him nor listened to His voice.

Deuteronomy 9:27

Remember Your servants, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob; do not look at the stubbornness of this people or at their wickedness or their sin.

Deuteronomy 32:15

But Jeshurun grew fat and kicked—
You are grown fat, thick, and sleek—
Then he forsook God who made him,
And scorned the Rock of his salvation.

2 Kings 17:14

However, they did not listen, but stiffened their neck like their fathers, who did not believe in the Lord their God.

2 Chronicles 30:8

Now do not stiffen your neck like your fathers, but yield to the Lord and enter His sanctuary which He has consecrated forever, and serve the Lord your God, that His burning anger may turn away from you.

2 Chronicles 36:13

He also rebelled against King Nebuchadnezzar who had made him swear allegiance by God. But he stiffened his neck and hardened his heart against turning to the Lord God of Israel.

Psalm 78:8-72

And not be like their fathers,
A stubborn and rebellious generation,
A generation that did not prepare its heart
And whose spirit was not faithful to God.

Psalm 81:8

Hear, O My people, and I will admonish you;
O Israel, if you would listen to Me!

Psalm 81:11-14

“But My people did not listen to My voice,
And Israel did not obey Me.

Psalm 95:8-10

Do not harden your hearts, as at Meribah,
As in the day of Massah in the wilderness,

Psalm 106:6

We have sinned like our fathers,
We have committed iniquity, we have behaved wickedly.

Proverbs 29:1

A man who hardens his neck after much reproof
Will suddenly be broken beyond remedy.

Isaiah 48:4

“Because I know that you are obstinate,
And your neck is an iron sinew
And your forehead bronze,

Isaiah 48:18

“If only you had paid attention to My commandments!
Then your well-being would have been like a river,
And your righteousness like the waves of the sea.

Isaiah 63:10

But they rebelled
And grieved His Holy Spirit;
Therefore He turned Himself to become their enemy,
He fought against them.

Jeremiah 2:31

“O generation, heed the word of the Lord.
Have I been a wilderness to Israel,
Or a land of thick darkness?
Why do My people say, ‘We are free to roam;
We will no longer come to You’?

Jeremiah 19:15

“Thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, ‘Behold, I am about to bring on this city and all its towns the entire calamity that I have declared against it, because they have stiffened their necks so as not to heed My words.’”

Acts 7:51

“You men who are stiff-necked and uncircumcised in heart and ears are always resisting the Holy Spirit; you are doing just as your fathers did.

Romans 2:5

But because of your stubbornness and unrepentant heart you are storing up wrath for yourself in the day of wrath and revelation of the righteous judgment of God,

Hebrews 3:13

But encourage one another day after day, as long as it is still called “Today,” so that none of you will be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin.

Hebrews 3:15

while it is said,
Today if you hear His voice,
Do not harden your hearts, as when they provoked Me.”

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