Jeremiah 5:31

“The prophets prophesy falsely, and the priests bear rule by their means; and my people love to have it so: and what will ye do in the end thereof?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Jeremiah 5:31

The prophets prophecie falsely, and the priests beare rule by their meanes, and my people loue to haue it so: and what will yee doe in the end therof?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The prophets prophesy falsely, And the priests rule on their {own} authority; And My people love it so! But what will you do at the end of it?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

the prophets prophesy falsely, and the priests bear rule by their means; and my people love to have it so: and what will ye do in the end thereof?
- American Standard Version (1901)

The prophets give false words and the priests give decisions by their direction; and my people are glad to have it so: and what will you do in the end?
- Basic English Bible

the prophets prophesy falsehood, and the priests rule by their means; and my people love [to have it] so. But what will ye do in the end thereof?
- Darby Bible

The prophets prophesy falsely, and the priests bear rule by their means; and my people love to have it so: and what will ye do in the end thereof?
- Webster's Bible

The prophets prophesy falsely, and the priests rule by their own authority; and my people love to have it so. What will you do in the end of it?
- World English Bible

The prophets have prophesied falsely, And the priests bear rule by their means, And My people have loved [it] so, And what do they at its latter end?
- Youngs Literal Bible

The prophets prophesy in the service of falsehood, and the priests bear rule at their beck; and My people love to have it so; what then will ye do in the end thereof?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Jeremiah 5:31

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 5:31


5:30 The land - Heb. This land: aggravating the greatness of the wonder, that such a thing should be in such a land.


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