Jeremiah 5:27

“As a cage is full of birds, so are their houses full of deceit: therefore they are become great, and waxen rich.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Jeremiah 5:27

As a cage is full of birds, so are their houses full of deceit: therefore they are become great, and waxen rich.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'Like a cage full of birds, So their houses are full of deceit; Therefore they have become great and rich.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

As a cage is full of birds, so are their houses full of deceit: therefore they are become great, and waxed rich.
- American Standard Version (1901)

As the fowl-house is full of birds, so are their houses full of deceit: for this reason they have become great and have got wealth.
- Basic English Bible

As a cage full of birds, so are their houses full of deceit: therefore they are become great, and have enriched themselves.
- Darby Bible

As a cage is full of birds, so are their houses full of deceit: therefore they have become great, and have grown rich.
- Webster's Bible

As a cage is full of birds, so are their houses full of deceit. Therefore they have become great, and grew rich.
- World English Bible

As a cage full of fowls, So their houses are full of deceit, Therefore they have been great, and are rich.
- Youngs Literal Bible

As a cage is full of birds, so are their houses full of deceit; therefore they are become great, and waxen rich;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Jeremiah 5:27

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 5:27


5:27 Their houses - They fill their houses with the goods of those they deceive, and over - reach.


Discussion for Jeremiah 5:27



 

Do you have a Bible comment or question?


2000 characters remain...




Bible Options

Sponsored Links