Jeremiah 9:23

“Thus saith the LORD, Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, let not the rich man glory in his riches:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thus saith the Lord, Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, let not the rich man glory in his riches.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Thus says the LORD, "Let not a wise man boast of his wisdom, and let not the mighty man boast of his might, let not a rich man boast of his riches;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thus saith Jehovah, Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, let not the rich man glory in his riches;
- American Standard Version (1901)

This is the word of the Lord: Let not the wise man take pride in his wisdom, or the strong man in his strength, or the man of wealth in his wealth:
- Basic English Bible

Thus saith Jehovah: Let not the wise glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty glory in his might; let not the rich glory in his riches:
- Darby Bible

Thus saith the LORD, Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, let not the rich man glory in his riches:
- Webster's Bible

Thus says Yahweh, Don't let the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, don't let the rich man glory in his riches;
- World English Bible

Thus said Jehovah: Let not the wise boast himself in his wisdom, Nor let the mighty boast himself in his might, Let not the rich boast himself in his riches,
- Youngs Literal Bible

(9:22) Thus saith the LORD: Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, let not the rich man glory in his riches;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Jeremiah 9

  • STEPHEN
    THE WORD OF THE LORD IS VERY POWERFULL KEEP IT ALWAYS
  • Althea
    Jeremiah 9:23 says it all! Can not add to it, nor take away from this awesome scripture! Selah!
  • Steve morrow
    JEREMIAH 9:5 AND THEY WILL DECEIVE EVERY ONE HIS NEIGHBOR AND WILL NOT SPEAK THE TRUTH THEY HAVE TAUGHT THEIR TONGUE TO SPEAK LIES AND WEARY THEMSELVES TO COMMIT INIQUITY TITUS 1:16 THEY PROFESS THAT THEY KNOW GOD BUT IN WORKS THEY DENY HIM BEING ABOMINABLE AND DISOBEDIENT AND UNTO EVERY GOOD WORK REPROBATE
  • Zamora allen
    Me and my grandma read and understand this it is really a good chapter (Jermiah9)
  • BSP
    Verse 24 shows that God is delighted when he sees that justice is being exercised. This shows he hates the injustices that are taking place worldwide.
  • Shirley
    my pastor spoke on ch 23 and 24,talking about many really dont know Christ,and who He really is to them

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