Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

The sacrifice of a wicked person is detestable—
how much more so
when he brings it with ulterior motives!

New American Standard Bible

The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination, How much more when he brings it with evil intent!

King James Version

The sacrifice of the wicked is abomination: how much more, when he bringeth it with a wicked mind?

International Standard Version

What the wicked person sacrifices is detestable how much more when he offers it with vile motives!

A Conservative Version

The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination. How much more when he brings it with a wicked mind!

American Standard Version

The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination: How much more, when he bringeth it with a wicked mind!

Amplified

The sacrifice of the wicked is exceedingly disgusting and abhorrent [to the Lord] -- "how much more when he brings it with evil intention?

Bible in Basic English

The offering of evil-doers is disgusting: how much more when they give it with an evil purpose!

Darby Translation

The sacrifice of the wicked is abomination: how much more when they bring it with a wicked purpose!

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The sacrifice of the wicked is abomination; how much more, when he brings it with lewdness?

Julia Smith Translation

The sacrifice of the unjust is an abomination, for also he will bring it in mischief.

King James 2000

The sacrifice of the wicked is abomination: how much more, when he brings it with a wicked mind?

Lexham Expanded Bible

The sacrifice of the wicked [is] an abomination; how much more when he brings it in divisiveness!

Modern King James verseion

The sacrifice of the wicked is hateful to God; how much more when he brings it with a wicked mind?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The sacrifice of the ungodly is abomination, for they offer the thing that is gotten with wickedness.

NET Bible

The wicked person's sacrifice is an abomination; how much more when he brings it with evil intent!

New Heart English Bible

The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination: how much more, when he brings it with a wicked mind.

The Emphasized Bible

The sacrifice of the lawless, is an abomination, how much more, when, with wickedness, he bringeth it in!

Webster

The sacrifice of the wicked is abomination: how much more, when he bringeth it with a wicked mind?

World English Bible

The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination: how much more, when he brings it with a wicked mind!

Youngs Literal Translation

The sacrifice of the wicked is abomination, Much more when in wickedness he bringeth it.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
זבח 
Zebach 
Usage: 162

of the wicked
רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 263

תּעבה תּועבה 
Tow`ebah 
Usage: 117


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

References

American

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

26 He is filled with craving all day long,
but the righteous give and don’t hold back.
27 The sacrifice of a wicked person is detestable—
how much more so
when he brings it with ulterior motives!
28 A lying witness will perish,
but the one who listens will speak successfully.



Cross References

Proverbs 15:8

The sacrifice of the wicked is detestable to the Lord,
but the prayer of the upright is His delight.

Isaiah 66:3

One slaughters an ox, one kills a man;
one sacrifices a lamb, one breaks a dog’s neck;
one offers a grain offering, one offers pig’s blood;
one offers incense, one praises an idol—
all these have chosen their ways
and delight in their detestable practices.

Jeremiah 6:20

What use to Me is frankincense from Sheba
or sweet cane from a distant land?
Your burnt offerings are not acceptable;
your sacrifices do not please Me.

1 Samuel 13:12-13

I thought: The Philistines will now descend on me at Gilgal, and I haven’t sought the Lord’s favor. So I forced myself to offer the burnt offering.”

1 Samuel 15:21-23

The troops took sheep and cattle from the plunder—the best of what was set apart for destruction—to sacrifice to the Lord your God at Gilgal.”

Psalm 50:8-13

I do not rebuke you for your sacrifices
or for your burnt offerings,
which are continually before Me.

Proverbs 28:9

Anyone who turns his ear away from hearing the law—
even his prayer is detestable.

Isaiah 1:11-16

“What are all your sacrifices to Me?”
asks the Lord.
“I have had enough of burnt offerings and rams
and the fat of well-fed cattle;
I have no desire for the blood of bulls,
lambs, or male goats.

Jeremiah 7:11-12

Has this house, which is called by My name, become a den of robbers in your view? Yes, I too have seen it.”This is the Lord’s declaration.

Amos 5:21-22

I hate, I despise your feasts!
I can’t stand the stench
of your solemn assemblies.

Matthew 23:13

“But woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! You lock up the kingdom of heaven from people. For you don’t go in, and you don’t allow those entering to go in.

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