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Jeremiah 19:5

    Jeremiah 19:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    They have built also the high places of Baal, to burn their sons with fire for burnt offerings unto Baal, which I commanded not, nor spake it, neither came it into my mind:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    They have built also the high places of Baal, to burn their sons with fire for burnt offerings to Baal, which I commanded not, nor spoke it, neither came it into my mind:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    and have built the high places of Baal, to burn their sons in the fire for burnt-offerings unto Baal; which I commanded not, nor spake it, neither came it into my mind:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And they have put up the high places of the Baal, burning their sons in the fire; a thing which was not ordered by me, and it was never in my mind:

    Webster's Revision

    and have built the high places of Baal, to burn their sons in the fire for burnt-offerings unto Baal; which I commanded not, nor spake it, neither came it into my mind:

    World English Bible

    and have built the high places of Baal, to burn their sons in the fire for burnt offerings to Baal; which I didn't command, nor spoke it, neither came it into my mind:

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and have built the high places of Baal, to burn their sons in the fire for burnt offerings unto Baal; which I commanded not, nor spake it, neither came it into my mind:

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 19:5

    Offerings unto Baal - A general name for all the popular idols; Baal, Moloch, Ashtaroth, etc.