New Living Translation
This is what the LORD says: "Your injury is incurable--a terrible wound.
King James Bible
For thus saith the LORD, Thy bruise is incurable, and thy wound is grievous.
Darby Bible Translation
For thus saith Jehovah: Thy bruise is incurable, thy wound is grievous.
World English Bible
For thus says Yahweh, Your hurt is incurable, and your wound grievous.
Young's Literal Translation
For thus said Jehovah: Incurable is thy breach, grievous thy stroke,
Jeremiah 30:12 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
30:12 For - They had sinned to that degree that God had resolved they should go into captivity.
LibraryCovenanting Provided for in the Everlasting Covenant.
The duty of Covenanting is founded on the law of nature; but it also stands among the arrangements of Divine mercy made from everlasting. The promulgation of the law, enjoining it on man in innocence as a duty, was due to God's necessary dominion over the creatures of his power. The revelation of it as a service obligatory on men in a state of sin, arose from his unmerited grace. In the one display, we contemplate the authority of the righteous moral Governor of the universe; in the other, we see …
John Cunningham—The Ordinance of Covenanting
2 Chronicles 36:16
But the people mocked these messengers of God and despised their words. They scoffed at the prophets until the LORD's anger could no longer be restrained and nothing could be done.
She spouts evil like a fountain. Her streets echo with the sounds of violence and destruction. I always see her sickness and sores.
Why then does my suffering continue? Why is my wound so incurable? Your help seems as uncertain as a seasonal brook, like a spring that has gone dry."
Why do you protest your punishment--this wound that has no cure? I have had to punish you because your sins are many and your guilt is great.
What can I say about you? Who has ever seen such sorrow? O daughter of Jerusalem, to what can I compare your anguish? O virgin daughter of Zion, how can I comfort you? For your wound is as deep as the sea. Who can heal you?
"When Israel and Judah saw how sick they were, Israel turned to Assyria--to the great king there--but he could neither help nor cure them.
For my people's wound is too deep to heal. It has reached into Judah, even to the gates of Jerusalem.
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