Deuteronomy 32:37
New International Version
He will say: “Now where are their gods, the rock they took refuge in,

New Living Translation
Then he will ask, ‘Where are their gods, the rocks they fled to for refuge?

English Standard Version
Then he will say, ‘Where are their gods, the rock in which they took refuge,

Berean Study Bible
He will say: “Where are their gods, the rock in which they took refuge,

King James Bible
And he shall say, Where are their gods, their rock in whom they trusted,

New King James Version
He will say: ‘Where are their gods, The rock in which they sought refuge?

New American Standard Bible
“And He will say, ‘Where are their gods, The rock in which they took refuge?

NASB 1995
“And He will say, ‘Where are their gods, The rock in which they sought refuge?

NASB 1977
“And He will say, ‘Where are their gods, The rock in which they sought refuge?

Amplified Bible
“And He will say, ‘Where are their gods, The rock in which they took refuge?

Christian Standard Bible
He will say, “Where are their gods, the ‘rock’ they found refuge in?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He will say: “Where are their gods, the ‘rock they found refuge in?

American Standard Version
And he will say, Where are their gods, The rock in which they took refuge;

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And he will say: “Where are their gods, the mighty ones those upon which they were trusting?”,

Brenton Septuagint Translation
and the Lord said, Where are their gods on whom they trusted?

Contemporary English Version
But first the LORD will say, "You ran for safety to other gods--couldn't they help you?

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he shall say: Where are their gods, in whom they trusted?

English Revised Version
And he shall say, Where are their gods, The rock in which they trusted;

Good News Translation
Then the LORD will ask his people, 'Where are those mighty gods you trusted?

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then he will ask, "Where are their gods? Where is the rock they took refuge in?

International Standard Version
"He will say, 'Where are their gods, the rock in which they took refuge?

JPS Tanakh 1917
And it is said: Where are their gods, The rock in whom they trusted;

Literal Standard Version
And He has said, Where [are] their gods—The rock in which they trusted?

NET Bible
He will say, "Where are their gods, the rock in whom they sought security,

New Heart English Bible
And he will say, "Where are their gods, the rock in which they took refuge?

World English Bible
He will say, "Where are their gods, The rock in which they took refuge;

Young's Literal Translation
And He hath said, Where are their gods -- The rock in which they trusted;

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Song of Moses
36For the LORD will vindicate His people and have compassion on His servants when He sees that their strength is gone and no one remains, slave or free. 37He will say: “Where are their gods, the rock in which they took refuge, 38which ate the fat of their sacrifices and drank the wine of their drink offerings? Let them rise up and help you; let them give you shelter!…

Cross References
Exodus 34:15
Do not make a covenant with the inhabitants of the land, for when they prostitute themselves to their gods and sacrifice to them, they will invite you, and you will eat their sacrifices.

Judges 10:14
Go and cry out to the gods you have chosen. Let them save you in your time of trouble."

2 Samuel 22:3
My God is my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield, and the horn of my salvation. My stronghold, my refuge, and my Savior, You save me from violence.

Isaiah 31:9
Their rock will pass away for fear, and their princes will panic at the sight of the battle standard," declares the LORD, whose fire is in Zion, whose furnace is in Jerusalem.

Jeremiah 2:28
But where are the gods you made for yourselves? Let them rise up in your time of trouble and save you if they can; for your gods are as numerous as your cities, O Judah.

Jeremiah 11:12
Then the cities of Judah and the residents of Jerusalem will go and cry out to the gods to which they have been burning incense, but these gods certainly will not save them in their time of disaster.

Jeremiah 37:19
Where are your prophets who prophesied to you, claiming, 'The king of Babylon will not come against you or this land'?


Treasury of Scripture

And he shall say, Where are their gods, their rock in whom they trusted,

Jeremiah 10:14
Every man is brutish in his knowledge: every founder is confounded by the graven image: for his molten image is falsehood, and there is no breath in them.

2 Kings 3:13
And Elisha said unto the king of Israel, What have I to do with thee? get thee to the prophets of thy father, and to the prophets of thy mother. And the king of Israel said unto him, Nay: for the LORD hath called these three kings together, to deliver them into the hand of Moab.

Jeremiah 2:28
But where are thy gods that thou hast made thee? let them arise, if they can save thee in the time of thy trouble: for according to the number of thy cities are thy gods, O Judah.









Verse 37. - The Lord would show his people the utter worthlessness of idols, and bring them to acknowledge him as the only true God. Their gods; the idols to which Israel had turned, the strange gods which they had foolishly and sinfully preferred to Jehovah.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
He will say:
וְאָמַ֖ר (wə·’ā·mar)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 559: To utter, say

Where
אֵ֣י (’ê)
Interrogative
Strong's 335: Where?, how?

are their gods,
אֱלֹהֵ֑ימוֹ (’ĕ·lō·hê·mōw)
Noun - masculine plural construct | third person masculine plural
Strong's 430: gods -- the supreme God, magistrates, a superlative

the rock
צ֖וּר (ṣūr)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 6697: A cliff, a rock, boulder, a refuge, an edge

in which
בֽוֹ׃ (ḇōw)
Preposition | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew

they took refuge,
חָסָ֥יוּ (ḥā·sā·yū)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 2620: To flee for, protection, to confide in


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