Jeremiah 23:11

“For both prophet and priest are prophane, yea in my house haue I found their wickednesse, saith the Lord.”

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Other Translations

For both prophet and priest are profane; yea, in my house have I found their wickedness, saith the LORD.
- King James Version

"For both prophet and priest are polluted; Even in My house I have found their wickedness, declares the LORD."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

for both prophet and priest are profane; yea, in my house have I found their wickedness, saith Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For the prophet as well as the priest is unclean; even in my house I have seen their evil-doing, says the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

For both prophet and priest are profane: even in my house have I found their wickedness, saith Jehovah.
- Darby Bible

For both prophet and priest are profane; even in my house have I found their wickedness, saith the LORD.
- Webster's Bible

for both prophet and priest are profane; yes, in my house have I found their wickedness, says Yahweh.
- World English Bible

For both prophet and priest have been profane, Yea, in My house I found their wickedness, An affirmation of Jehovah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For both prophet and priest are ungodly; yea, in My house have I found their wickedness, saith the LORD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Jeremiah 23

  • Ivy Johnson
    Things change: stay the same: Jeremiah’s days: today much worse: too much money: from members:mega Churches: private jets: mansions: expensive vehicles: keeping-up-with-Jones: expensive carpet: no conviction: use water down: man replaced: Words: instead of the HOLY SCRIPTURES: given by GOD the HOLY SPIRIT: CENTURIES AGO:
    PREACH GODS WORDS: IN
  • Ivy Johnson
    V#3: WOW to thee so called preachers: preaching replacement theology: God is finished with ISRAEL: and help to bring about the BDS: and antiemetic movements: All enemies of THE GOD OF ABRAHAM:ISAAC:JACOB:and their SEED Forever: ISRAEL also. Soon they ALL will have to give an ACCOUNT to GOD ALMIGHTY: God is married to the JEWISH People Forever: TheY are the APPLE of HIS EYE: The most delicate area.
  • Don Felipe
    Jeremiah 23 is part of the ominous warning God has given to believers. The very beginning of the chapter is setting up the prophecy of the Christian church in the last days before Jesus' returns in judgment. The history of the Hebrew nation is a mirror of the things that have come to pass in these latter days. Judgment must first come on the church...and it has already begun. May God have mercy
  • Irene123
    V. 14 - God just didn't like Sodom/Gomorrah; I guess He did (maybe) at one time, OR, His word does say he is of great mercy and slow to anger. People say there was no 'grace' with God in the O.T.; I think there was ................
  • Lu2677
    "Behold, I am against the prophets, saith the LORD, that use their tongues, and say, He saith"
    Verse 31
  • Irene123
    Jer. 23:26-27; do these vs. remind anyone of an institution that was formed in 325 A.D.? especially v. 27.

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