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Jeremiah 11:18

    Jeremiah 11:18 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the LORD hath given me knowledge of it, and I know it: then thou shewedst me their doings.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the LORD has given me knowledge of it, and I know it: then you showed me their doings.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Jehovah gave me knowledge of it, and I knew it: then thou showedst me their doings.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the Lord gave me knowledge of it and I saw it: then you made clear to me their doings.

    Webster's Revision

    And Jehovah gave me knowledge of it, and I knew it: then thou showedst me their doings.

    World English Bible

    Yahweh gave me knowledge of it, and I knew it: then you showed me their doings.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the LORD gave me knowledge of it, and I knew it: then thou shewedst me their doings.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 11:18

    The Lord hath given me knowledge of it - The men of Anathoth had conspired against his life, because he reproved them for their sins, and denounced the judgments of God against them. Of this God had given him a secret warning, that he might be on his guard.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 11:18

    Rather, "gave me knowledge of it, and I knew it." Jeremiah shows Jeremiah 11:18-23, that the general conspiracy of the people against Yahweh and the special plot against himself was revealed to him by God.

    Wesley's Notes on Jeremiah 11:18

    11:18 Thou shewedst me - This may be understood with relation to that conspiracy which is mentioned in the following verse s.