New Living Translation
I am against these false prophets. Their imaginary dreams are flagrant lies that lead my people into sin. I did not send or appoint them, and they have no message at all for my people. I, the Lord, have spoken!
King James Bible
Behold, I am against them that prophesy false dreams, saith the LORD, and do tell them, and cause my people to err by their lies, and by their lightness; yet I sent them not, nor commanded them: therefore they shall not profit this people at all, saith the LORD.
Darby Bible Translation
Behold, I am against them that prophesy false dreams, saith Jehovah, and that tell them, and cause my people to err by their lies and by their boasting; and I have not sent them, nor commanded them; and they profit not this people at all, saith Jehovah.
World English Bible
Behold, I am against those who prophesy lying dreams, says Yahweh, and do tell them, and cause my people to err by their lies, and by their vain boasting: yet I didn't send them, nor commanded them; neither do they profit this people at all, says Yahweh.
Young's Literal Translation
Lo, I am against the prophets of false dreams, An affirmation of Jehovah, And they recount them, and cause my people to err, By their falsehoods, and by their instability, And I -- I have not sent them, Nor have I commanded them, And they are not at all profitable to this people, An affirmation of Jehovah.
Jeremiah 23:32 Parallel
CommentaryJeremiah 23:32 Parallel Commentaries
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.
"Suppose there are prophets among you or those who dream dreams about the future, and they promise you signs or miracles,
and the predicted signs or miracles occur. If they then say, 'Come, let us worship other gods'--gods you have not known before--
As for you, you smear me with lies. As physicians, you are worthless quacks.
The leaders of Israel are the head, and the lying prophets are the tail.
"'Don't be fooled into thinking that you will never suffer because the Temple is here. It's a lie!
"I saw that the prophets of Samaria were terribly evil, for they prophesied in the name of Baal and led my people of Israel into sin.
"I have not sent these prophets, yet they run around claiming to speak for me. I have given them no message, yet they go on prophesying.
Jump to PreviousBoasting Cause Commanded Declares Dreams Err Led Lying Profit Prophesied Prophesy Related Vain
Jump to NextBoasting Cause Commanded Declares Dreams Err Led Lying Profit Prophesied Prophesy Related Vain
LinksJeremiah 23:32 NIV
Jeremiah 23:32 NLT
Jeremiah 23:32 ESV
Jeremiah 23:32 NASB
Jeremiah 23:32 KJV
Jeremiah 23:32 Bible Apps
Jeremiah 23:32 Biblia Paralela
Jeremiah 23:32 Chinese Bible
Jeremiah 23:32 French Bible
Jeremiah 23:32 German Bible
Jeremiah 23:32 Commentaries