Jeremiah 32:10

“And I subscribed the evidence, and sealed it, and took witnesses, and weighed him the money in the balances.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Jeremiah 32:10

And I subscribed the euidence, and sealed it, and tooke witnesses, and weighed him the money in the ballances.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I signed and sealed the deed, and called in witnesses, and weighed out the silver on the scales.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And I subscribed the deed, and sealed it, and called witnesses, and weighed him the money in the balances.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And I put it in writing, stamping it with my stamp, and I took witnesses and put the money into the scales.
- Basic English Bible

And I subscribed the writing, and sealed it, and took witnesses, and weighed the money in the balances.
- Darby Bible

And I subscribed the contract, and sealed it, and took witnesses, and weighed him the money in the balances.
- Webster's Bible

I subscribed the deed, and sealed it, and called witnesses, and weighed him the money in the balances.
- World English Bible

And I write in a book, and seal, and cause witnesses to testify, and weigh the silver in balances;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And I subscribed the deed, and sealed it, and called witnesses, and weighed him the money in the balances.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Jeremiah 32:10

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 32:10


32:9 The money - The price of land was strangely fallen at this time, when the enemy was besieging the chief city of the country.

32:11 I took - It is probable, that upon such sales among the Jews, two instruments were made, the one sealed up, to be kept by the purchaser, the other open, to be shewed to the judges, and by them ratified.

32:12 Baruch - This Baruch (chap.#46:4|,26,) was a scribe, and an attendant upon Jeremiah. Witnesses - He made this purchase with all the usual formalities; he signed and sealed it before witnesses, and delivered it to Baruch to keep, in the presence of all the Jews.


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