Parallel Verses

Amplified

So I gave them up to their own hearts' lust and let them go after their own stubborn will, that they might follow their own counsels.

New American Standard Bible

“So I gave them over to the stubbornness of their heart,
To walk in their own devices.

King James Version

So I gave them up unto their own hearts' lust: and they walked in their own counsels.

Holman Bible

So I gave them over to their stubborn hearts
to follow their own plans.

International Standard Version

So I allowed them to continue in their stubbornness, living by their own advice.

A Conservative Version

So I let them go after the stubbornness of their heart, that they might walk in their own counsels.

American Standard Version

So I let them go after the stubbornness of their heart, That they might walk in their own counsels.

Bible in Basic English

So I gave them up to the desires of their hearts; that they might go after their evil purposes.

Darby Translation

So I gave them up unto their own hearts' stubbornness: they walked after their own counsels.

Julia Smith Translation

And I will send him forth in the hardnesses of their heart: they shall go in their counsels.

King James 2000

So I gave them up unto their own hearts' lust: and they walked in their own counsels.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So I let them go in the stubbornness of their heart; they walked in their counsels.

Modern King James verseion

So I gave them up to the stubbornness of their own hearts; and they walked in their own conceits.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

So I gave them up unto their own hearts' lust, and let them follow their own imaginations.

NET Bible

I gave them over to their stubborn desires; they did what seemed right to them.

New Heart English Bible

So I let them go after the stubbornness of their hearts, that they might walk in their own counsels.

The Emphasized Bible

So then I let them go on in the stubbornness of their own heart, - They might walk in their own counsels!

Webster

So I gave them up to their own hearts lust: and they walked in their own counsels.

World English Bible

So I let them go after the stubbornness of their hearts, that they might walk in their own counsels.

Youngs Literal Translation

And I send them away in the enmity of their heart, They walk in their own counsels.

Verse Info

Context Readings

A Call To Obedience

11 But My people would not hearken to My voice, and Israel would have none of Me. 12 So I gave them up to their own hearts' lust and let them go after their own stubborn will, that they might follow their own counsels. 13 Oh, that My people would listen to Me, that Israel would walk in My ways!


Cross References

Acts 7:42

But God turned [away from them] and delivered them up to worship and serve the host (stars) of heaven, as it is written in the book of the prophets: Did you [really] offer to Me slain beasts and sacrifices for forty years in the wilderness (desert), O house of Israel?

Romans 1:24

Therefore God gave them up in the lusts of their [own] hearts to sexual impurity, to the dishonoring of their bodies among themselves [abandoning them to the degrading power of sin],

Jeremiah 7:24

But they would not listen to and obey Me or bend their ear [to Me], but followed the counsels and the stubborn promptings of their own evil hearts and minds, and they turned their backs and went in reverse instead of forward.

Acts 14:16

In generations past He permitted all the nations to walk in their own ways;

Genesis 6:3

Then the Lord said, My Spirit shall not forever dwell and strive with man, for he also is flesh; but his days shall yet be 120 years.

Exodus 11:9

Then the Lord said to Moses, Pharaoh will not listen to you, that My wonders and miracles may be multiplied in the land of Egypt.

Job 8:4

If your children have sinned against Him, then He has delivered them into the power of their transgression.

Isaiah 30:1

Woe to the rebellious children, says the Lord, who take counsel and carry out a plan, but not Mine, and who make a league and pour out a drink offering, but not of My Spirit, thus adding sin to sin;

Jeremiah 44:16-17

As for the word that you have spoken to us in the name of the Lord, we will not listen to or obey you.

Romans 1:26-27

For this reason God gave them over and abandoned them to vile affections and degrading passions. For their women exchanged their natural function for an unnatural and abnormal one,

2 Thessalonians 2:9-11

The coming [of the lawless one, the antichrist] is through the activity and working of Satan and will be attended by great power and with all sorts of [pretended] miracles and signs and delusive marvels -- "[all of them] lying wonders -- "

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