Jeremiah 17:17

“Be not a terror unto me: thou art my hope in the day of evil.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Be not a terrour vnto me, thou art my hope in the day of euill.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Do not be a terror to me; You are my refuge in the day of disaster.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Be not a terror unto me: thou art my refuge in the day of evil.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Be not a cause of fear to me: you are my safe place in the day of evil.
- Basic English Bible

Be not a terror unto me: thou art my refuge in the day of evil.
- Darby Bible

Be not a terror to me: thou art my hope in the day of evil.
- Webster's Bible

Don't be a terror to me: you are my refuge in the day of evil.
- World English Bible

Be not Thou to me for a terror, My hope [art] Thou in a day of evil.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Be not a ruin unto me; thou art my refuge in the day of evil.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Jeremiah 17

  • Jason
    I believe Jeremiah Hilkiah wrote the book of Jeremiah. At least this is what we've been taught.
  • Cephus McBride
    It's a true saying, we must trust in the Lord Jesus. And lead not on our own understanding. Trusting God is the only way we can find a true peace of mind. Amen
  • Tilda
    hallelujah,trusting in the Lord is full expression of your faith in Him.Now trusting in the Lord carries both a blessing and a reward for the word of God says but it is difficult to please the Lord without faith,for those who come to Him should believe that He is and a rewarder to all those who dilligently seek Him.Trust in the Lord and He will strengthen you.bless you and reward you.GLORY TO JESUS
  • Richard
    To me this is telling me to trust only in God.
  • Norm
    Heavenly Father, thank You LORD GOD for blessings innumerable and gifts unspeakable! In Christ Jesus we are saved! Jeremiah 17:14 Heal me, O LORD, and I shall be healed save me, and I shall be saved: for thou art my praise. Jeremiah 17:17 Be not a terror unto me: thou art my hope in the day of evil. Matthew 24:22 And except those days should be shortened, there should no flesh be saved: but for the elect's sake those days shall be shortened. John 6:58 This is that bread which came down from heaven: not as your fathers did eat manna, and are dead: he that eateth of this bread shall live for ever. John 11:26 And whosoever liveth and believeth in me shall never die. Believest thou this?
  • Abrahamgunasekar
    Except God whom we can trust No men is trustworthy also only God should give way to man to help

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