Jeremiah 23:18
Parallel Verses
New International Version
But which of them has stood in the council of the LORD to see or to hear his word? Who has listened and heard his word?

King James Bible
For who hath stood in the counsel of the LORD, and hath perceived and heard his word? who hath marked his word, and heard it?

Darby Bible Translation
For who hath stood in the council of Jehovah, so that he hath perceived and heard his word? who hath hearkened to his word and listened?

World English Bible
For who has stood in the council of Yahweh, that he should perceive and hear his word? who has marked my word, and heard it?

Young's Literal Translation
For who hath stood in the counsel of Jehovah, And seeth and heareth His word? Who hath regarded My word, and hearkeneth?

Jeremiah 23:18 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Who hath stood in the counsel of the Lord - Who of them has ever received a word of prophecy from me? My word is not in them.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

who.

Jeremiah 23:22 But if they had stood in my counsel, and had caused my people to hear my words, then they should have turned them from their evil way...

1 Kings 22:24 But Zedekiah the son of Chenaanah went near, and smote Micaiah on the cheek, and said...

Job 15:8-10 Have you heard the secret of God? and do you restrain wisdom to yourself...

2 Chronicles 18:23 Then Zedekiah the son of Chenaanah came near, and smote Micaiah on the cheek, and said...

Isaiah 40:13,14 Who has directed the Spirit of the LORD, or being his counselor has taught him...

1 Corinthians 2:16 For who has known the mind of the Lord, that he may instruct him? But we have the mind of Christ.

counsel. or, secret.

Psalm 25:14 The secret of the LORD is with them that fear him; and he will show them his covenant.

Amos 3:7 Surely the Lord GOD will do nothing, but he reveals his secret to his servants the prophets.

John 15:15 From now on I call you not servants; for the servant knows not what his lord does: but I have called you friends...

Library
Jehovah Tsidkenu: the Lord Our Righteousness
Having introduced the doctrine of imputed righteousness, I proofed to map out my subject. First, by way of affirmation; we say of the text--it is so--Christ is the Lord or righteousness; secondly, I shall exhort you to do him homage; let us call him so: for this is the name whereby he shall be called; and thirdly, I shall appeal to your gratitude; let us wonder at the reigning grace, which has caused us to fulfill the promise, for have been sweetly compelled to call him the Lord our righteousness.
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 7: 1861

A vision of Judgement and Cleansing
'And he shewed me Joshua the high priest standing before the Angel of the Lord, and Satan standing at his right hand to resist him. 2. And the Lord said unto Satan, The Lord rebuke thee, O Satan; even the Lord that hath chosen Jerusalem rebuke thee: is not this a brand plucked out of the fire? 3. Now Joshua was clothed with filthy garments, and stood before the Angel. 4. And He answered and spake unto those that stood before Him, saying, Take away the filthy garments from him. And unto him He said,
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Concerning Justification.
Concerning Justification. As many as resist not this light, but receive the same, it becomes in them an holy, pure, and spiritual birth, bringing forth holiness, righteousness, purity, and all those other blessed fruits which are acceptable to God: by which holy birth, to wit, Jesus Christ formed within us, and working his works in us, as we are sanctified, so are we justified in the sight of God, according to the apostle's words; But ye are washed, but ye are sanctified, but ye are justified in
Robert Barclay—Theses Theologicae and An Apology for the True Christian Divinity

The Providence of God
Q-11: WHAT ARE GOD'S WORKS OF PROVIDENCE? A: God's works of providence are the acts of his most holy, wise, and powerful government of his creatures, and of their actions. Of the work of God's providence Christ says, My Father worketh hitherto and I work.' John 5:17. God has rested from the works of creation, he does not create any new species of things. He rested from all his works;' Gen 2:2; and therefore it must needs be meant of his works of providence: My Father worketh and I work.' His kingdom
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity

Cross References
1 Corinthians 2:16
for, "Who has known the mind of the Lord so as to instruct him?" But we have the mind of Christ.

Job 15:8
Do you listen in on God's council? Do you have a monopoly on wisdom?

Job 15:9
What do you know that we do not know? What insights do you have that we do not have?

Job 33:31
"Pay attention, Job, and listen to me; be silent, and I will speak.

Jeremiah 23:22
But if they had stood in my council, they would have proclaimed my words to my people and would have turned them from their evil ways and from their evil deeds.

Jump to Previous
Attended Attention Council Counsel Ear Hear Heard Heareth Hearkened Hearkeneth Heed Marked Note Perceive Perceived Regarded Secret Stood Word
Jump to Next
Attended Attention Council Counsel Ear Hear Heard Heareth Hearkened Hearkeneth Heed Marked Note Perceive Perceived Regarded Secret Stood Word
Links
Jeremiah 23:18 NIV
Jeremiah 23:18 NLT
Jeremiah 23:18 ESV
Jeremiah 23:18 NASB
Jeremiah 23:18 KJV

Jeremiah 23:18 Bible Apps
Jeremiah 23:18 Biblia Paralela
Jeremiah 23:18 Chinese Bible
Jeremiah 23:18 French Bible
Jeremiah 23:18 German Bible

Jeremiah 23:18 Commentaries

THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.

Bible Hub
Jeremiah 23:17
Top of Page
Top of Page