Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Their images 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.

Amplified


The idols [of the nations] are silver and gold,
The work of man’s hands.

Darby Translation

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 has done whatever was pleasing to him. 4 Their images are silver and gold, the work of men's hands. 5 They have mouths, but no voice; they have eyes, but they see not;


Cross References

Deuteronomy 4:28

There you will be the servants of gods, made by men's hands, of wood and stone, having no power of seeing or hearing or taking food or smelling.

Jeremiah 10:3-5

For that which is feared by the people is foolish: it is the work of the hands of the workman; for a tree is cut down by him out of the woods with his axe.

Acts 19:26

And you see, for it has come to your ears, that not only at Ephesus, but almost all through Asia, this Paul has been teaching numbers of people and turning them away, saying that those are not gods who are made by men's hands:

2 Kings 19:18

And have given their gods to the fire; for they were no gods, but wood and stone, the work of men's hands; so they have given them to destruction.

Psalm 97:7

Shamed be all those who give worship to images, and take pride in false gods; give him worship, all you gods.

Psalm 135:15-18

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

Isaiah 37:19

And have given their gods to the fire: for they were no gods, but wood and stone, the work of men's hands; so they have given them to destruction.

Isaiah 40:19-20

The workman makes an image, and the gold-worker puts gold plates over it, and makes silver bands for it.

Isaiah 42:17

They will be turned back and be greatly shamed who put their hope in pictured images, who say to metal images, You are our gods.

Isaiah 44:10

Whoever makes a god, makes nothing but a metal image in which there is no profit.

Isaiah 44:20

As for him whose food is the dust of a dead fire, he has been turned from the way by a twisted mind, so that he is unable to keep himself safe by saying, What I have here in my hand is false.

Isaiah 46:1-2

Bel is bent down, Nebo is falling; their images are on the beasts and on the cattle: the things which you took about have become a weight to the tired beast.

Isaiah 46:6-7

As for those who take gold out of a bag, and put silver in the scales, they give payment to a gold-worker, to make it into a god; they go down on their faces and give it worship.

Hosea 8:6

The workman made it, it is no god; the ox of Samaria will be broken into bits.

Habakkuk 2:18-20

What profit is the pictured image to its maker? and as for the metal image, the false teacher, why does its maker put his faith in it, making false gods without a voice?

Acts 19:35

And when the chief secretary had got the people quiet, he said, Men of Ephesus, is any man without knowledge that the town of Ephesus is the keeper of the holy place of the great Diana, who was sent down from Jupiter?

1 Corinthians 10:19-20

Do I say, then, that what is offered to images is anything, or that the image is anything?

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