Parallel Verses

Amplified

The idols of the nations are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.

New American Standard Bible

Their idols are silver and gold, The work of man's hands.

King James Version

Their idols are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.

Holman Bible

Their idols are silver and gold,
made by human hands.

International Standard Version

Their idols are silver and gold, crafted by human hands.

A Conservative Version

Their idols are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.

American Standard Version

Their idols are silver and gold, The work of men's hands.

Bible in Basic English

Their images are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.

Darby Translation

Their idols are silver and gold, the work of men's hands:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Their idols are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.

Julia Smith Translation

Their images are silver and gold, the work of man's hands.

King James 2000

Their idols are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Their idols [are] silver and gold, [the] work of human hands.

Modern King James verseion

Their idols are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Their images are but silver and gold, even the work of men's hands.

NET Bible

Their idols are made of silver and gold -- they are man-made.

New Heart English Bible

Their idols are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.

The Emphasized Bible

Their idols, are silver and gold, the works of the hands of men, -

Webster

Their idols are silver and gold; the work of men's hands.

World English Bible

Their idols are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.

Youngs Literal Translation

Their idols are silver and gold, work of man's hands,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עצב 
`atsab 
Usage: 17

כּסף 
Keceph 
Usage: 403

and gold
זהב 
Zahab 
Usage: 390

the work
מעשׂה 
Ma`aseh 
Usage: 234

of men's
אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

References

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Dead Idols And The Living God

3 But our God is in heaven; He does whatever He pleases. 4 The idols of the nations are silver and gold, the work of men's hands. 5 They have mouths, but they speak not; eyes have they, but they see not;


Cross References

Deuteronomy 4:28

There you will serve gods, the work of men's hands, wood and stone, which neither see nor hear nor eat nor smell.

Jeremiah 10:3-5

For the customs and ordinances of the peoples are false, empty, and futile; it is but a tree which one cuts out of the forest [to make for himself a god], the work of the hands of the craftsman with the ax or other tool.

Acts 19:26

Now you notice and hear that not only at Ephesus but almost all over [the province of] Asia this Paul has persuaded and induced people to believe his teaching and has alienated a considerable company of them, saying that gods that are made with human hands are not really gods at all.

2 Kings 19:18

And have cast the gods of those peoples into the fire, for they were not gods but the work of men's hands, wood and stone. So they [could destroy and] have destroyed them.

Psalm 97:7

Let all those be put to shame who serve graven images, who boast in idols. Fall prostrate before Him, all you gods.

Psalm 135:15-18

The idols of the nations are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.

Isaiah 37:19

And have cast the gods of those peoples into the fire, for they were not gods but the work of men's hands, wood and stone. Therefore they have destroyed them.

Isaiah 40:19-20

The graven image! A workman casts it, and a goldsmith overlays it with gold and casts silver chains for it.

Isaiah 42:17

They shall be turned back, they shall be utterly put to shame, who trust in graven images, who say to molten images, You are our gods.

Isaiah 44:10

Who is [such a fool as] to fashion a god or cast a graven image that is profitable for nothing?

Isaiah 44:20

That kind of man feeds on ashes [and finds his satisfaction in ashes]! A deluded mind has led him astray, so that he cannot release and save himself, or ask, Is not [this thing I am holding] in my right hand a lie?

Isaiah 46:1-2

Bel bows down, Nebo stoops [gods of Babylon, whose idols are being carried off]; their idols are on the beasts [of burden] and on the cattle. These things that you carry about are loaded as burdens on the weary beasts.

Isaiah 46:6-7

They lavish gold out of the cup or bag, weigh out silver on the scales, and hire a goldsmith, and he fashions it into a god; [then] they fall down, yes, they worship it!

Hosea 8:6

For this [calf] too is from Israel; a craftsman made it; therefore it is not God. The calf of Samaria shall be broken to shivers and go up in flames.

Habakkuk 2:18-20

What profit is the graven image when its maker has formed it? It is only a molten image and a teacher of lies. For the maker trusts in his own creations [as his gods] when he makes dumb idols.

Acts 19:35

And when the town clerk had calmed the crowd down, he said, Men of Ephesus, what man is there who does not know that the city of the Ephesians is guardian of the temple of the great Artemis and of the sacred stone [image of her] that fell from the sky?

1 Corinthians 10:19-20

What do I imply then? That food offered to idols is [intrinsically changed by the fact and amounts to] anything or that an idol itself is a [living] thing?

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