Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

He that turneth away his ear from hearing instruction, even his prayer, is an abomination.

New American Standard Bible

He who turns away his ear from listening to the law,
Even his prayer is an abomination.

King James Version

He that turneth away his ear from hearing the law, even his prayer shall be abomination.

Holman Bible

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

International Standard Version

If someone quits listening to the Law even his prayer is detestable.

A Conservative Version

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

American Standard Version

He that turneth away his ear from hearing the law, Even his prayer is an abomination.

Amplified


He who turns his ear away from listening to the law [of God and man],
Even his prayer is repulsive [to God].

Bible in Basic English

As for the man whose ear is turned away from hearing the law, even his prayer is disgusting.

Darby Translation

He that turneth away his ear from hearing the law, even his prayer is an abomination.

Julia Smith Translation

He turning away his ear from hearing the law, also his prayer is an abomination.

King James 2000

He that turns away his ear from hearing the law, even his prayer shall be abomination.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He who turns his ear from listening to instruction, even his prayer [is] an abomination.

Modern King James verseion

He who turns away his ear from hearing the law, even his prayer is a hateful thing.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He that turneth away his ear from hearing the law, his prayer shall be abhorred.

NET Bible

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

New Heart English Bible

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

Webster

He that turneth away his ear from hearing the law, even his prayer shall be abomination.

World English Bible

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

Youngs Literal Translation

Whoso is turning his ear from hearing the law, Even his prayer is an abomination.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
Usage: 301

אזן 
'ozen 
Usage: 187

the law
תּרה תּורה 
Towrah 
law
Usage: 219

תּפלּה 
T@phillah 
Usage: 77

References

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

All About Life

8 He that increaseth his substance by interest and profit, for one ready to favour the poor, doth gather it. 9 He that turneth away his ear from hearing instruction, even his prayer, is an abomination. 10 He that misguideth the upright into a hurtful way! into his own pit, he himself, shall fall, but, men of integrity, shall inherit good.



Cross References

Psalm 109:7

When he is judged, let him go out condemned, and let, his own petition, become a sin;

Proverbs 15:8

The sacrifice of lawless men, is an abomination to Yahweh, but, the prayer of the upright, is his delight.

Psalm 66:18

If, iniquity, I had cared for in my heart, My Lord, had not heard me!

Proverbs 21:13

He that shutteth his ear from the cry of the poor, even he, shall call, and not be answered.

Isaiah 1:15-16

Even when ye spread forth your open palms, I hide mine eyes from you; Yea, though ye multiply prayers, I am not hearkening, - Your hands, with deeds of blood, are filled.

Isaiah 58:7-11

Is it not to break unto the hungry, thy bread, And the thrust-out oppressed, that thou bring into a home, - When thou seest one naked, that thou cover him, And from thine own flesh, shalt not hide thyself?

Zechariah 7:11-13

Howbeit they refused to give heed, but put forth a rebellious shoulder, - and, their ears, made they hard of hearing, that they might not hear;

Luke 13:25-27

when once the householder shall rouse himself, and lock the door, and ye begin to stand, outside, and to knock at the door, saying - Lord! open to us; and he shall answer and say unto you - I know you not, whence ye are.

2 Timothy 4:3-4

For there will be a season - when, the healthful teaching, they will not endure, but, according to their own covetings, will, unto themselves, heap up teachers, because they have an itching ear,

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