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Jeremiah 17 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:1 - The sin of Yehudah is written with a pen of iron, and with the point of a diamond: it is engraved on the tablet of their heart, and on the horns of your altars;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:2 - while their children remember their altars and their Asherim by the green trees on the high hills.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:3 - My mountain in the field, I will give your substance and all your treasures for a spoil, and your high places, because of sin, throughout all your borders.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:4 - You, even of yourself, shall discontinue from your heritage that I gave you; and I will cause you to serve your enemies in the land which you don't know: for you have kindled a fire in my anger which shall burn forever.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:5 - Thus says the LORD: Cursed is the man who trusts in man, and makes flesh his arm, and whose heart departs from the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:6 - For he shall be like the heath in the desert, and shall not see when good comes, but shall inhabit the parched places in the wilderness, a salt land and not inhabited.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:7 - Blessed is the man who trusts in the LORD, and whose trust the LORD is.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:8 - For he shall be as a tree planted by the waters, who spreads out its roots by the river, and shall not fear when heat comes, but its leaf shall be green; and shall not be careful in the year of drought, neither shall cease from yielding fruit.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:9 - The heart is deceitful above all things, and it is exceedingly corrupt: who can know it?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:10 - I, the LORD, search the mind, I try the heart, even to give every man according to his ways, according to the fruit of his doings.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:11 - As the partridge that sits on eggs which she has not laid, so is he who gets riches, and not by right; in the midst of his days they shall leave him, and at his end he shall be a fool.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:12 - A glorious throne, set on high from the beginning, is the place of our sanctuary.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:13 - LORD, the hope of Yisra'el, all who forsake you shall be disappointed. Those who depart from me shall be written in the eretz, because they have forsaken the LORD, the spring of living waters.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:14 - Heal me, O LORD, and I shall be healed; save me, and I shall be saved: for you are my praise.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:15 - Behold, they tell me, Where is the word of the LORD? let it come now.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:16 - As for me, I have not hurried from being a shepherd after you; neither have I desired the woeful day; you know: that which came out of my lips was before your face.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:17 - Don't be a terror to me: you are my refuge in the day of evil.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:18 - Let them be disappointed who persecute me, but let not me be disappointed; let them be dismayed, but don't let me be dismayed; bring on them the day of evil, and destroy them with double destruction.

The Sabbath Must Be Kept

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:19 - Thus said the LORD to me: Go, and stand in the gate of the children of the people, through which the kings of Yehudah come in, and by which they go out, and in all the gates of Yerushalayim;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:20 - and tell them, Hear you the word of the LORD, you kings of Yehudah, and all Yehudah, and all the inhabitants of Yerushalayim, that enter in by these gates:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:21 - Thus says the LORD, Take heed to yourselves, and bear no burden on the day of Shabbat, nor bring it in by the gates of Yerushalayim;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:22 - neither carry forth a burden out of your houses on the day of Shabbat holy, neither do any work: but make the day of Shabbat, as I commanded your fathers.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:23 - But they didn't listen, neither turn their ear, but made their neck stiff, that they might not hear, and might not receive instruction.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:24 - It shall happen, if you diligently listen to me, says the LORD, to bring in no burden through the gates of this city on the day of Shabbat, but to make the day of Shabbat holy, to do no work therein;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:25 - then shall there enter in by the gates of this city kings and princes sitting on the throne of David, riding in chariots and on horses, they, and their princes, the men of Yehudah, and the inhabitants of Yerushalayim; and this city shall remain forever.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:26 - They shall come from the cities of Yehudah, and from the places round about Yerushalayim, and from the land of Binyamin, and from the lowland, and from the hill-country, and from the South, bringing burnt offerings, and sacrifices, and meal-offerings, and frankincense, and bringing sacrifices of thanksgiving, to the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:27 - But if you will not listen to me to make the day of Shabbat holy, and not to bear a burden and enter in at the gates of Yerushalayim on the day of Shabbat; then will I kindle a fire in the gates of it, and it shall devour the palaces of Yerushalayim, and it shall not be quenched.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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