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Jeremiah 1:9

    Jeremiah 1:9 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Then the LORD put forth his hand, and touched my mouth. And the LORD said unto me, Behold, I have put my words in thy mouth.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Then the LORD put forth his hand, and touched my mouth. And the LORD said to me, Behold, I have put my words in your mouth.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Then Jehovah put forth his hand, and touched my mouth; and Jehovah said unto me, Behold, I have put my words in thy mouth:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then the Lord put out his hand, touching my mouth; and the Lord said to me, See, I have put my words in your mouth:

    Webster's Revision

    Then Jehovah put forth his hand, and touched my mouth; and Jehovah said unto me, Behold, I have put my words in thy mouth:

    World English Bible

    Then Yahweh put forth his hand, and touched my mouth; and Yahweh said to me, "Behold, I have put my words in your mouth.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Then the LORD put forth his hand, and touched my mouth; and the LORD said unto me, Behold, I have put my words in thy mouth:

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 1:9

    Touched - "Made it touch." This was the symbol of the bestowal of divine grace and help, by which that want of eloquence, which the prophet had pleaded as a disqualification, was removed.

    Wesley's Notes on Jeremiah 1:9

    1:9 Then - God having excited the prophet by command and promise, now in a vision confirms him, either by the hand of an angel, or by himself in some visible shape.