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Jeremiah 22:16

    Jeremiah 22:16 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    He judged the cause of the poor and needy; then it was well with him: was not this to know me? saith the LORD.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    He judged the cause of the poor and needy; then it was well with him: was not this to know me? said the LORD.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    He judged the cause of the poor and needy; then it was well. Was not this to know me? saith Jehovah.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    He was judge in the cause of the poor and those in need; then it was well. Was not this to have knowledge of me? says the Lord.

    Webster's Revision

    He judged the cause of the poor and needy; then it was well. Was not this to know me? saith Jehovah.

    World English Bible

    He judged the cause of the poor and needy; then it was well. Wasn't this to know me? says Yahweh.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    He judged the cause of the poor and needy; then it was well. Was not this to know me? saith the LORD.

    Wesley's Notes on Jeremiah 22:16

    22:16 Was not this - They only truly know God who obey him; men vainly pretend to piety who are defective in justice and charity.