Jeremiah 29:9

“For they prophesy falsely unto you in my name: I have not sent them, saith the LORD.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Jeremiah 29:9

For they prophecie falsly vnto you in my name: I haue not sent them, saith the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'For they prophesy falsely to you in My name; I have not sent them,' declares the LORD.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For they prophesy falsely unto you in my name: I have not sent them, saith Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For they are saying to you what is false in my name: I have not sent them, says the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

For they prophesy falsely unto you in my name: I have not sent them, saith Jehovah.
- Darby Bible

For they prophesy falsely to you in my name: I have not sent them, saith the LORD.
- Webster's Bible

For they prophesy falsely to you in my name: I have not sent them, says Yahweh.
- World English Bible

For with falsehood they are prophesying to you in My name; I have not sent them, an affirmation of Jehovah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For they prophesy falsely unto you in My name; I have not sent them, saith the LORD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Jeremiah 29:9

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 29:9


29:10 After - From this text it appears that the seventy years captivity, were to be accounted from the first carrying into captivity in the time of Jehoiakim, so that eleven years of it were elapsed, before Zedekiah was carried away.

29:11 To give - This deliverance will not depend upon your merits, but upon my own mercy, and kind thoughts and purposes I have for the seed of Abraham my servant, and I am resolved in my own thoughts what to do, I intend not the blotting out of the name of Israel from the earth, but to give such an end to their trouble as themselves expect and desire.


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