Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

And those who have turned back from following the LORD, And those who have not sought the LORD or inquired of Him."

King James Version

And them that are turned back from the LORD; and those that have not sought the LORD, nor inquired for him.

Holman Bible

and those who turn back from following the Lord,
who do not seek the Lord or inquire of Him.

International Standard Version

those who turn away from the LORD, don't seek the LORD, and never ask for his help."

A Conservative Version

and those who are turned back from following LORD, and those who have not sought LORD, nor inquired after him.

American Standard Version

and them that are turned back from following Jehovah; and those that have not sought Jehovah, nor inquired after him.

Amplified

And those who have drawn back from following the Lord and those who have not sought the Lord nor inquired for, inquired of, and required the Lord [as their first necessity].

Bible in Basic English

And those who are turned back from going after the Lord, and those who have not made prayer to the Lord or got directions from him.

Darby Translation

and them that turn back from after Jehovah, and that do not seek Jehovah, nor inquire for him.

Julia Smith Translation

And those departing from after Jehovah, and who sought not Jehovah, and asked not for him.

King James 2000

And those that are turned back from the LORD; and those that have not sought the LORD, nor inquired for him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

and those who turned back from {following} Yahweh, and who did not seek Yahweh, and did not inquire of him."

Modern King James verseion

and those drawing back from Jehovah, and who have not sought Jehovah, nor asked for Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

which start back from the LORD, and neither seek after the LORD, nor regard him.

NET Bible

and those who turn their backs on the Lord and do not want the Lord's help or guidance."

New Heart English Bible

those who have turned back from following the LORD, and those who haven't sought the LORD nor inquired after him.

The Emphasized Bible

And them who turn away from following Yahweh, - and have neither sought Yahweh, nor enquired for him.

Webster

And them that have turned back from the LORD; and those that have not sought the LORD, nor inquired for him.

World English Bible

those who have turned back from following Yahweh, and those who haven't sought Yahweh nor inquired after him.

Youngs Literal Translation

And those removing from after Jehovah, And who have not sought Jehovah, nor besought Him.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
סוּג 
Cuwg 
Usage: 14

אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 488

the Lord



Usage: 0
Usage: 0

דּרשׁ 
Darash 
Usage: 164

References

Context Readings

Judah's Impending Judgment

5 "And those who bow down on the housetops to the host of heaven, And those who bow down and swear to the LORD and yet swear by Milcom, 6 And those who have turned back from following the LORD, And those who have not sought the LORD or inquired of Him." 7 Be silent before the Lord GOD! For the day of the LORD is near, For the LORD has prepared a sacrifice, He has consecrated His guests.



Cross References

Isaiah 1:4

Alas, sinful nation, People weighed down with iniquity, Offspring of evildoers, Sons who act corruptly! They have abandoned the LORD, They have despised the Holy One of Israel, They have turned away from Him.

Jeremiah 2:13

"For My people have committed two evils: They have forsaken Me, The fountain of living waters, To hew for themselves cisterns, Broken cisterns That can hold no water.

Jeremiah 2:17

"Have you not done this to yourself By your forsaking the LORD your God When He led you in the way?

Jeremiah 15:6

"You who have forsaken Me," declares the LORD, "You keep going backward So I will stretch out My hand against you and destroy you; I am tired of relenting!

Hosea 7:7

All of them are hot like an oven, And they consume their rulers; All their kings have fallen None of them calls on Me.

1 Samuel 15:11

"I regret that I have made Saul king, for he has turned back from following Me and has not carried out My commands " And Samuel was distressed and cried out to the LORD all night.

Psalm 10:4

The wicked, in the haughtiness of his countenance, does not seek Him All his thoughts are, "There is no God."

Psalm 14:2-3

The LORD has looked down from heaven upon the sons of men To see if there are any who understand, Who seek after God.

Psalm 36:3

The words of his mouth are wickedness and deceit; He has ceased to be wise and to do good.

Psalm 125:5

But as for those who turn aside to their crooked ways, The LORD will lead them away with the doers of iniquity Peace be upon Israel.

Isaiah 9:13

Yet the people do not turn back to Him who struck them, Nor do they seek the LORD of hosts.

Isaiah 43:22

"Yet you have not called on Me, O Jacob; But you have become weary of Me, O Israel.

Jeremiah 3:10

"Yet in spite of all this her treacherous sister Judah did not return to Me with all her heart, but rather in deception," declares the LORD.

Ezekiel 3:20

"Again, when a righteous man turns away from his righteousness and commits iniquity, and I place an obstacle before him, he will die; since you have not warned him, he shall die in his sin, and his righteous deeds which he has done shall not be remembered; but his blood I will require at your hand.

Hosea 4:15-16

Though you, Israel, play the harlot, Do not let Judah become guilty; Also do not go to Gilgal, Or go up to Beth-aven And take the oath: "As the LORD lives!"

Hosea 11:7

So My people are bent on turning from Me. Though they call them to the One on high, None at all exalts Him.

Romans 3:11

THERE IS NONE WHO UNDERSTANDS, THERE IS NONE WHO SEEKS FOR GOD;

Hebrews 2:3

how will we escape if we neglect so great a salvation? After it was at the first spoken through the Lord, it was confirmed to us by those who heard,

Hebrews 10:38-39

BUT MY RIGHTEOUS ONE SHALL LIVE BY FAITH; AND IF HE SHRINKS BACK, MY SOUL HAS NO PLEASURE IN HIM.

2 Peter 2:18-22

For speaking out arrogant words of vanity they entice by fleshly desires, by sensuality, those who barely escape from the ones who live in error,

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