Parallel Bible results for Jeremiah 18:1-10

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Jeremiah 18:1-10

KJV 1 The word which came to Jeremiah from the LORD, saying , NIV 1 This is the word that came to Jeremiah from the LORD: KJV 2 Arise , and go down to the potter's house, and there I will cause thee to hear my words. NIV 2 "Go down to the potter's house, and there I will give you my message." KJV 3 Then I went down to the potter's house, and, behold, he wrought a work on the wheels. NIV 3 So I went down to the potter's house, and I saw him working at the wheel. KJV 4 And the vessel that he made of clay was marred in the hand of the potter : so he made it again another vessel, as seemed good to the potter to make it. NIV 4 But the pot he was shaping from the clay was marred in his hands; so the potter formed it into another pot, shaping it as seemed best to him. KJV 5 Then the word of the LORD came to me, saying , NIV 5 Then the word of the LORD came to me: KJV 6 O house of Israel, cannot I do with you as this potter ? saith the LORD. Behold, as the clay is in the potter's hand, so are ye in mine hand, O house of Israel. NIV 6 "O house of Israel, can I not do with you as this potter does?" declares the LORD. "Like clay in the hand of the potter, so are you in my hand, O house of Israel. KJV 7 At what instant I shall speak concerning a nation, and concerning a kingdom, to pluck up , and to pull down , and to destroy it; NIV 7 If at any time I announce that a nation or kingdom is to be uprooted, torn down and destroyed, KJV 8 If that nation, against whom I have pronounced , turn from their evil, I will repent of the evil that I thought to do unto them. NIV 8 and if that nation I warned repents of its evil, then I will relent and not inflict on it the disaster I had planned. KJV 9 And at what instant I shall speak concerning a nation, and concerning a kingdom, to build and to plant it; NIV 9 And if at another time I announce that a nation or kingdom is to be built up and planted, KJV 10 If it do evil in my sight, that it obey not my voice, then I will repent of the good, wherewith I said I would benefit them. NIV 10 and if it does evil in my sight and does not obey me, then I will reconsider the good I had intended to do for it.