Jeremiah 36:25

“Nevertheless Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had made intercession to the king that he would not burn the roll: but he would not hear them.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Neuerthelesse Elnathan, and Delaiah & Gemariah had made intercession to the king that he would not burne the roule, but he would not heare them.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Even though Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah pleaded with the king not to burn the scroll, he would not listen to them.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Moreover Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had made intercession to the king that he would not burn the roll; but he would not hear them.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had made a strong request to the king not to let the book be burned, but he would not give ear to them.
- Basic English Bible

Moreover, Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had made intercession to the king that he would not burn the roll; but he would not hear them.
- Darby Bible

Nevertheless Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had made intercession to the king that he would not burn the roll: but he would not hear them.
- Webster's Bible

Moreover Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had made intercession to the king that he would not burn the scroll; but he would not hear them.
- World English Bible

And also Elnathan, and Delaiah, and Gemariah have interceded with the king not to burn the roll, and he hath not hearkened unto them.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Moreover Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had entreated the king not to burn the roll; but he would not hear them.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 36:25


36:25 Elnathan - These princes seemed to have had a greater dread of God upon their hearts than the rest.


Discussion for Jeremiah 36:25

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