Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Yet they tempted and rebelled against the Most High God
And did not keep His testimonies,

King James Version

Yet they tempted and provoked the most high God, and kept not his testimonies:

Holman Bible

But they rebelliously tested the Most High God,
for they did not keep His decrees.

International Standard Version

But they tested the Most High God by rebelling against him, and they did not obey his statutes.

A Conservative Version

Yet they challenged and rebelled against the Most High God, and kept not his testimonies,

American Standard Version

Yet they tempted and rebelled against the Most High God, And kept not his testimonies;

Amplified


Yet they tempted and rebelled against the Most High God
And did not keep His testimonies (laws).

Bible in Basic English

But they were bitter against the Most High God, testing him, and not keeping his laws;

Darby Translation

But they tempted and provoked God, the Most High, and kept not his testimonies,

Julia Smith Translation

And they will tempt and embitter God the Most High, and they watched not his testimonies.

King James 2000

Yet they tested and provoked the most high God, and kept not his testimonies:

Lexham Expanded Bible

But they tested and rebelled against God Most High and did not keep his statutes.

Modern King James verseion

Yet they tempted and provoked the Most High God, and kept not His testimonies;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Yet, for all this they tempted and displeased the most high God, and kept not his covenant:

NET Bible

Yet they challenged and defied the sovereign God, and did not obey his commands.

New Heart English Bible

Yet they tempted and rebelled against the Most High God, and did not keep his testimonies;

The Emphasized Bible

But they tested and resisted God Most High, And, his testimonies, did not observe;

Webster

Yet they tempted and provoked the most high God, and kept not his testimonies:

World English Bible

Yet they tempted and rebelled against the Most High God, and didn't keep his testimonies;

Youngs Literal Translation

And they tempt and provoke God Most High, And His testimonies have not kept.

References

Hastings

Verse Info

Context Readings

Lessons From Israel's Past

55 He also drove out the nations before them
And apportioned them for an inheritance by measurement,
And made the tribes of Israel dwell in their tents.
56 Yet they tempted and rebelled against the Most High God
And did not keep His testimonies,
57 But turned back and acted treacherously like their fathers;
They turned aside like a treacherous bow.


Cross References

Judges 2:11-12

Then the sons of Israel did evil in the sight of the Lord and served the Baals,

Deuteronomy 31:16-20

The Lord said to Moses, “Behold, you are about to lie down with your fathers; and this people will arise and play the harlot with the strange gods of the land, into the midst of which they are going, and will forsake Me and break My covenant which I have made with them.

Deuteronomy 32:15-21

But Jeshurun grew fat and kicked—
You are grown fat, thick, and sleek—
Then he forsook God who made him,
And scorned the Rock of his salvation.

2 Kings 17:7-23

Now this came about because the sons of Israel had sinned against the Lord their God, who had brought them up from the land of Egypt from under the hand of Pharaoh, king of Egypt, and they had feared other gods

Nehemiah 9:25-26

They captured fortified cities and a fertile land.
They took possession of houses full of every good thing,
Hewn cisterns, vineyards, olive groves,
Fruit trees in abundance.
So they ate, were filled and grew fat,
And reveled in Your great goodness.

Psalm 78:40-41

How often they rebelled against Him in the wilderness
And grieved Him in the desert!

Ezekiel 16:15-26

“But you trusted in your beauty and played the harlot because of your fame, and you poured out your harlotries on every passer-by who might be willing.

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