New Living Translation
"Therefore," says the LORD, "I am against these prophets who steal messages from each other and claim they are from me.
King James Bible
Therefore, behold, I am against the prophets, saith the LORD, that steal my words every one from his neighbour.
Darby Bible Translation
Therefore, behold, I am against the prophets, saith Jehovah, that steal my words every one from his neighbour.
World English Bible
Therefore, behold, I am against the prophets, says Yahweh, who steal my words everyone from his neighbor.
Young's Literal Translation
Therefore, lo, I am against the prophets, An affirmation of Jehovah, Stealing My words each from his neighbour.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
23:30 That steal - That conspire together what to say to deceive the people, and so steal what they say one from another.
Q-6. HOW MANY PERSONS ARE THERE IN THE GODHEAD? A: Three persons, yet but one God. 'There are three that bear record in heaven, the Father, the Word, and the Holy Ghost, and these three are one.' I John 5:5. God is but one, yet are there three distinct persons subsisting in one Godhead. This is a sacred mystery, which the light within man could never have discovered. As the two natures in Christ, yet but one person, is a wonder; so three persons, yet but one Godhead. Here is a great deep, the Father …
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity
The Nature of Spiritual Hunger
A vision of the King.
But any prophet who falsely claims to speak in my name or who speaks in the name of another god must die.'
But the LORD turns his face against those who do evil; he will erase their memory from the earth.
Then the LORD said, "These prophets are telling lies in my name. I did not send them or tell them to speak. I did not give them any messages. They prophesy of visions and revelations they have never seen or heard. They speak foolishness made up in their own lying hearts.
Therefore, this is what the LORD says: I will punish these lying prophets, for they have spoken in my name even though I never sent them. They say that no war or famine will come, but they themselves will die by war and famine!
I will personally fight against the people in Jerusalem, that mighty fortress--the people who boast, "No one can touch us here. No one can break in here."
I am against these smooth-tongued prophets who say, 'This prophecy is from the LORD!'
"Therefore, this is what the Sovereign LORD says: Because what you say is false and your visions are a lie, I will stand against you, says the Sovereign LORD.
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