Jeremiah 17:10

“I the LORD search the heart, I try the reins, even to give every man according to his ways, and according to the fruit of his doings.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I the Lord search the heart, I try the reines, euen to giue euery man according to his waies, and according to the fruit of his doings.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I, the LORD, search the heart, I test the mind, Even to give to each man according to his ways, According to the results of his deeds.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I, Jehovah, search the mind, I try the heart, even to give every man according to his ways, according to the fruit of his doings.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I the Lord am the searcher of the heart, the tester of the thoughts, so that I may give to every man the reward of his ways, in keeping with the fruit of his doings.
- Basic English Bible

I Jehovah search the heart, I try the reins, even to give each one according to his ways, according to the fruit of his doings.
- Darby Bible

I the LORD search the heart, I try the reins, even to give every man according to his ways, and according to the fruit of his doings.
- Webster's Bible

I, Yahweh, search the mind, I try the heart, even to give every man according to his ways, according to the fruit of his doings.
- World English Bible

I Jehovah do search the heart, try the reins, Even to give to each according to his way, According to the fruit of his doings.
- Youngs Literal Bible

I the LORD search the heart, I try the reins, even to give every man according to his ways, according to the fruit of his doings.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Jeremiah 17

  • Irene123
    Grace Gifty; Read Mark 2:27-28. But first pray about these verses and ask God to open your understanding to them. if it doesn't happen the first time, try again later. Sometimes he wants to see how serious we are. Living for him is a serious business; it's a matter of life and death- eternally on both counts.
  • Sybil
    Of course it matters. The fourth commandment is the only one where God says "Remember" the Sabbath Day to keep it holy, six days shalt thou do all thy work, but the Seventh Day is the Sabbath of the Lord your God. The Sabbath was not made for the Jews, as some people think. The Bible says, "The Sabbath was made for man". Not only that, the Sabbath was made even before there was any Jew.
  • Grace Gifty
    Great truths that send me back to the Lord and remind me of what matters in life and His sovereignty.
    The Sabbath. Saturday or Sunday? Does it matter?
  • Chalitea
    If you trust in the Lord, he's garentee to make away for you.
  • Jillian Arthur
    When the average person starts talking and creating all kinds of noise this is when you really have to trust in the Lord and tune them out and tune into him
  • Jason
    He is probably right. I am sorry. Jeremiah son of Hilkiah

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