New American Standard Bible
"Because of the lightness of her harlotry, she polluted the land and committed adultery with stones and trees.
King James Bible
And it came to pass through the lightness of her whoredom, that she defiled the land, and committed adultery with stones and with stocks.
Darby Bible Translation
And it came to pass through the lightness of her fornication that she polluted the land, and committed adultery with stones and with stocks.
World English Bible
It happened through the lightness of her prostitution, that the land was polluted, and she committed adultery with stones and with stocks.
Young's Literal Translation
And it hath come to pass, from the vileness of her fornication, that the land is defiled, and she committeth fornication with stone and with wood.
Jeremiah 3:9 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Lightness - Others render as in the margin.
Defiled - Rather, profaned. The land especially consecrated to Yahweh's service was treated by Judah as a common land.
LibraryConcerning the Ministry.
Concerning the Ministry. As by the light or gift of God all true knowledge in things spiritual is received and revealed, so by the same, as it is manifested and received in the heart, by the strength and power thereof, every true minister of the gospel is ordained, prepared, and supplied in the work of the ministry; and by the leading, moving, and drawing hereof ought every evangelist and Christian pastor to be led and ordered in his labour and work of the gospel, both as to the place where, as to …
Robert Barclay—Theses Theologicae and An Apology for the True Christian Divinity
How those are to be Admonished who have had Experience of the Sins of the Flesh, and those who have Not.
Bunyan's Last Sermon --Preached July 1688.
Mr. Bunyan's Last Sermon:
but I say to you that everyone who divorces his wife, except for the reason of unchastity, makes her commit adultery; and whoever marries a divorced woman commits adultery.
"Among the smooth stones of the ravine Is your portion, they are your lot; Even to them you have poured out a drink offering, You have made a grain offering. Shall I relent concerning these things?
"I brought you into the fruitful land To eat its fruit and its good things. But you came and defiled My land, And My inheritance you made an abomination.
Who say to a tree, 'You are my father,' And to a stone, 'You gave me birth.' For they have turned their back to Me, And not their face; But in the time of their trouble they will say, 'Arise and save us.'
"Lift up your eyes to the bare heights and see; Where have you not been violated? By the roads you have sat for them Like an Arab in the desert, And you have polluted a land With your harlotry and with your wickedness.
But they are altogether stupid and foolish In their discipline of delusion-- their idol is wood!
"I will first doubly repay their iniquity and their sin, because they have polluted My land; they have filled My inheritance with the carcasses of their detestable idols and with their abominations."
Jump to PreviousAdultery Behaviour Committed Committeth Committing Defiled Fornication Harlotry Immorality Israel's Lightness Little Polluted Prostitution Stocks Stone Stones Tree Trees Unclean Untrue Whoredom Wood
Jump to NextAdultery Behaviour Committed Committeth Committing Defiled Fornication Harlotry Immorality Israel's Lightness Little Polluted Prostitution Stocks Stone Stones Tree Trees Unclean Untrue Whoredom Wood
LinksJeremiah 3:9 NIV
Jeremiah 3:9 NLT
Jeremiah 3:9 ESV
Jeremiah 3:9 NASB
Jeremiah 3:9 KJV
Jeremiah 3:9 Bible Apps
Jeremiah 3:9 Biblia Paralela
Jeremiah 3:9 Chinese Bible
Jeremiah 3:9 French Bible
Jeremiah 3:9 German Bible
Jeremiah 3:9 Commentaries