Parallel Bible results for Deuteronomy 32:16-26

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Deuteronomy 32:16-26

RSV 16 They stirred him to jealousy with strange gods; with abominable practices they provoked him to anger. NIV 16 They made him jealous with their foreign gods and angered him with their detestable idols. RSV 17 They sacrificed to demons which were no gods, to gods they had never known, to new gods that had come in of late, whom your fathers had never dreaded. NIV 17 They sacrificed to demons, which are not God-- gods they had not known, gods that recently appeared, gods your fathers did not fear. RSV 18 You were unmindful of the Rock that begot you, and you forgot the God who gave you birth. NIV 18 You deserted the Rock, who fathered you; you forgot the God who gave you birth. RSV 19 "The LORD saw it, and spurned them, because of the provocation of his sons and his daughters. NIV 19 The LORD saw this and rejected them because he was angered by his sons and daughters. RSV 20 And he said, 'I will hide my face from them, I will see what their end will be, for they are a perverse generation, children in whom is no faithfulness. NIV 20 "I will hide my face from them," he said, "and see what their end will be; for they are a perverse generation, children who are unfaithful. RSV 21 They have stirred me to jealousy with what is no god; they have provoked me with their idols. So I will stir them to jealousy with those who are no people; I will provoke them with a foolish nation. NIV 21 They made me jealous by what is no god and angered me with their worthless idols. I will make them envious by those who are not a people; I will make them angry by a nation that has no understanding. RSV 22 For a fire is kindled by my anger, and it burns to the depths of Sheol, devours the earth and its increase, and sets on fire the foundations of the mountains. NIV 22 For a fire has been kindled by my wrath, one that burns to the realm of death below. It will devour the earth and its harvests and set afire the foundations of the mountains. RSV 23 "'And I will heap evils upon them; I will spend my arrows upon them; NIV 23 "I will heap calamities upon them and spend my arrows against them. RSV 24 they shall be wasted with hunger, and devoured with burning heat and poisonous pestilence; and I will send the teeth of beasts against them, with venom of crawling things of the dust. NIV 24 I will send wasting famine against them, consuming pestilence and deadly plague; I will send against them the fangs of wild beasts, the venom of vipers that glide in the dust. RSV 25 In the open the sword shall bereave, and in the chambers shall be terror, destroying both young man and virgin, the sucking child with the man of gray hairs. NIV 25 In the street the sword will make them childless; in their homes terror will reign. Young men and young women will perish, infants and gray-haired men. RSV 26 I would have said, "I will scatter them afar, I will make the remembrance of them cease from among men," NIV 26 I said I would scatter them and blot out their memory from mankind,