Jeremiah 15:18

“Why is my pain perpetual, and my wound incurable, which refuseth to be healed? wilt thou be altogether unto me as a liar, and as waters that fail?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Jeremiah 15:18

Why is my paine perpetuall? and my wound incurable which refuseth to be healed? wilt thou be altogether vnto me as a lyar, and as waters that faile?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Why has my pain been perpetual And my wound incurable, refusing to be healed? Will You indeed be to me like a deceptive {stream} With water that is unreliable?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Why is my pain perpetual, and my wound incurable, which refuseth to be healed? wilt thou indeed be unto me as a deceitful `brook', as waters that fail?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Why is my pain unending and my wound without hope of being made well? Sorrow is mine, for you are to me as a stream offering false hope and as waters which are not certain.
- Basic English Bible

Why is my pain perpetual, and my wound incurable? It refuseth to be healed. Wilt thou be altogether unto me as a treacherous [spring], [as] waters that fail?
- Darby Bible

Why is my pain perpetual, and my wound incurable, which refuseth to be healed? wilt thou be altogether to me as a liar, and as waters that fail?
- Webster's Bible

Why is my pain perpetual, and my wound incurable, which refuses to be healed? will you indeed be to me as a deceitful [brook], as waters that fail?
- World English Bible

Why hath my pain been perpetual? And my wound incurable? It hath refused to be healed, Thou art surely to me as a failing stream, Waters not stedfast.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Why is my pain perpetual, and my wound incurable, so that it refuseth to be healed? Wilt Thou indeed be unto me as a deceitful brook, as waters that fail?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Jeremiah 15:18

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 15:18


15:18 Why - Jeremiah, though a great prophet, was (as Elijah) a man subject to like passions with other men.


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