Jeremiah 5:19 DBY

19 And it shall come to pass, when ye shall say, Wherefore hath Jehovah our God done all these things unto us? then shalt thou say to them, As ye have forsaken me, and served strange gods in your land, so shall ye serve strangers in a land that is not yours.

Study tools for Jeremiah 5:19

  • a 5:3 - As 'writhing,' Ps. 55.4, and cf. Prov. 23.35.
  • b 5:5 - Or 'with one consent.'
  • c 5:6 - Or 'deserts.'
  • d 5:7 - Or 'no gods,' as ch. 2.11.
  • e 5:7 - Some read 'adjured.'
  • f 5:10 - Or 'a consumption;' ch. 4.27.
  • g 5:10 - Some, referring it to a vine, read 'tendrils' or 'shoots.'
  • h 5:12 - Or 'It is not He.'
  • i 5:15 - Lit. 'hearest.'
  • j 5:21 - See Hos. 7.11.
  • k 5:28 - Or 'that they might bring them through.'
  • l 5:31 - Lit. 'hands.'