Jeremiah 3:3

“Therefore the showers have been withholden, and there hath been no latter rain; and thou hadst a whore's forehead, thou refusedst to be ashamed.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Therefore the showres haue bin withholden, and there hath bene no latter raine, and thou haddest a whores forehead, thou refusedst to be ashamed.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Therefore the showers have been withheld, And there has been no spring rain. Yet you had a harlot's forehead; You refused to be ashamed.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Therefore the showers have been withholden, and there hath been no latter rain; yet thou hast a harlot's forehead, thou refusedst to be ashamed.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So the showers have been kept back, and there has been no spring rain; still your brow is the brow of a loose woman, you will not let yourself be shamed.
- Basic English Bible

And the showers have been withholden, and there hath been no latter rain; but thou hast a harlot's forehead, thou refusest to be ashamed.
- Darby Bible

Therefore the showers have been withheld, and there hath been no latter rain? and thou hadst a harlot's forehead, thou refusedst to be ashamed.
- Webster's Bible

Therefore the showers have been withheld, and there has been no latter rain; yet you have a prostitute's forehead, you refused to be ashamed.
- World English Bible

And withheld are showers, and gathered rain hath not been. The forehead of a whorish woman thou hast, Thou hast refused to be ashamed.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Therefore the showers have been withheld, and there hath been no latter rain; yet thou hadst a harlot's forehead, thou refusedst to be ashamed.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 3:3


3:3 A whore's forehead - For all this, thou didst still remain obstinate, as ashamed of nothing.


Discussion for Jeremiah 3:3

  • Ebson E. bautista for verse 3
    hello, can i ask something this is a christian website right? this is my qestion if u merry a girl or a man in many years and have sex and u fall in love to another guy or girl and have sex again does it commit adultery? please reply

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