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Jeremiah 5:7 DBY

7 Wherefore should I pardon thee? Thy children have forsaken me, and swear by them that are not God. I have satiated them, and they have committed adultery, and they troop to the harlots' house.

References for Jeremiah 5:7

    • d 5:7 - Or 'no gods,' as ch. 2.11.
    • e 5:7 - Some read 'adjured.'

      Study tools for Jeremiah 5:7

      • 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.'