Jeremiah 23:13

“And I have seen folly in the prophets of Samaria; they prophesied in Baal, and caused my people Israel to err.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And I haue seene folly in the prophets of Samaria; they prophecied in Baal, and caused my people Israel to erre.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Moreover, among the prophets of Samaria I saw an offensive thing: They prophesied by Baal and led My people Israel astray.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And I have seen folly in the prophets of Samaria; they prophesied by Baal, and caused my people Israel to err.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And I have seen ways without sense in the prophets of Samaria; they became prophets of the Baal, causing my people Israel to go wrong.
- Basic English Bible

And I have seen folly in the prophets of Samaria: they prophesied by Baal, and caused my people Israel to err.
- Darby Bible

And I have seen folly in the prophets of Samaria; they prophesied in Baal, and caused my people Israel to err.
- Webster's Bible

I have seen folly in the prophets of Samaria; they prophesied by Baal, and caused my people Israel to err.
- World English Bible

And in prophets of Samaria I have seen folly, They have prophesied by Baal, And cause my people -- Israel -- to err.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And I have seen unseemliness in the prophets of Samaria: they prophesied by Baal, and caused My people Israel to err.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 23:13


23:13 They prophesied - Pretending they had their instructions from Baal, and so caused the ten tribes to err, which then were called Israel in contradistinction to Judah.


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