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Jeremiah 16:11

    Jeremiah 16:11 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Then shalt thou say unto them, Because your fathers have forsaken me, saith the LORD, and have walked after other gods, and have served them, and have worshipped them, and have forsaken me, and have not kept my law;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Then shall you say to them, Because your fathers have forsaken me, said the LORD, and have walked after other gods, and have served them, and have worshipped them, and have forsaken me, and have not kept my law;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Then shalt thou say unto them, Because your fathers have forsaken me, saith Jehovah, and have walked after other gods, and have served them, and have worshipped them, and have forsaken me, and have not kept my law;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then you will say to them, Because your fathers have given me up, says the Lord, and have gone after other gods and become their servants and their worshippers, and have given me up and have not kept my law;

    Webster's Revision

    Then shalt thou say unto them, Because your fathers have forsaken me, saith Jehovah, and have walked after other gods, and have served them, and have worshipped them, and have forsaken me, and have not kept my law;

    World English Bible

    Then you shall tell them, Because your fathers have forsaken me, says Yahweh, and have walked after other gods, and have served them, and have worshiped them, and have forsaken me, and have not kept my law;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Then shalt thou say unto them, Because your fathers have forsaken me, saith the LORD, and have walked after other gods, and have served them, and have worshipped them, and have forsaken me, and have not kept my law;

    Definitions for Jeremiah 16:11

    Forsaken - To leave in an abandoned condition.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 16:11

    The severe sentence passed upon them is the consequence of idolatry persisted in through many generations until it has finally deepened into national apostasy.