Parallel Verses

World English Bible

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

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?

Holman Bible

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

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 detestable and offensive [to the Lord].
How much more [unacceptable and insulting can it be] 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!

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?

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 There are those who covet greedily all day long; but the righteous give and don't withhold. 27 The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination: how much more, when he brings it with a wicked mind! 28 A false witness will perish, and a man who listens speaks to eternity.



Cross References

Proverbs 15:8

The sacrifice made by the wicked is an abomination to Yahweh, but the prayer of the upright is his delight.

Isaiah 66:3

He who kills an ox is as he who kills a man; he who sacrifices a lamb, as he who breaks a dog's neck; he who offers an offering, [as he who offers] pig's blood; he who burns frankincense, as he who blesses an idol. Yes, they have chosen their own ways, and their soul delights in their abominations:

Jeremiah 6:20

To what purpose comes there to me frankincense from Sheba, and the sweet cane from a far country? your burnt offerings are not acceptable, nor your sacrifices pleasing to me."

1 Samuel 13:12-13

therefore I said, 'Now the Philistines will come down on me to Gilgal, and I haven't entreated the favor of Yahweh.' I forced myself therefore, and offered the burnt offering."

1 Samuel 15:21-23

But the people took of the spoil, sheep and cattle, the chief of the devoted things, to sacrifice to Yahweh your God in Gilgal."

Psalm 50:8-13

I don't rebuke you for your sacrifices. Your burnt offerings are continually before me.

Proverbs 28:9

He who turns away his ear from hearing the law, even his prayer is an abomination.

Isaiah 1:11-16

"What are the multitude of your sacrifices to me?," says Yahweh. "I have had enough of the burnt offerings of rams, and the fat of fed animals. I don't delight in the blood of bulls, or of lambs, or of male goats.

Jeremiah 7:11-12

Is this house, which is called by my name, become a den of robbers in your eyes? Behold, I, even I, have seen it, says Yahweh.

Amos 5:21-22

I hate, I despise your feasts, and I can't stand your solemn assemblies.

Matthew 23:13

"Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you devour widows' houses, and as a pretense you make long prayers. Therefore you will receive greater condemnation.

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