Jeremiah 23:29

“Is not my word like as a fire, saith the Lord ? and like a hammer that breaketh the rocke in pieces?”

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Commentary for Jeremiah 23

[Is] not my word like as a fire? saith the LORD; and like a hammer [that] breaketh the rock in pieces?
- King James Version

"Is not My word like fire? declares the LORD, "and like a hammer which shatters a rock?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Is not my word like fire? saith Jehovah; and like a hammer that breaketh the rock in pieces?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Is not my word like fire? says the Lord; and like a hammer, smashing the rock to bits?
- Basic English Bible

Is not my word like a fire, saith Jehovah; and like a hammer [that] breaketh the rock in pieces?
- Darby Bible

Is not my word like a fire? saith the LORD? and like a hammer that breaketh the rock in pieces?
- Webster's Bible

Isn't my word like fire? says Yahweh; and like a hammer that breaks the rock in pieces?
- World English Bible

Is it not thus? My word [is] as a fire, An affirmation of Jehovah. And as a hammer -- it breaketh in pieces a rock.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Is not My word like as fire? saith the LORD; and like a hammer that breaketh the rock in pieces?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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