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Jeremiah 26:16

    Jeremiah 26:16 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Then said the princes and all the people unto the priests and to the prophets; This man is not worthy to die: for he hath spoken to us in the name of the LORD our God.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Then said the princes and all the people to the priests and to the prophets; This man is not worthy to die: for he has spoken to us in the name of the LORD our God.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Then said the princes and all the people unto the priests and to the prophets: This man is not worthy of death; for he hath spoken to us in the name of Jehovah our God.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then the rulers and all the people said to the priests and the prophets, It is not right for this man to be put to death: for he has said words to us in the name of the Lord our God.

    Webster's Revision

    Then said the princes and all the people unto the priests and to the prophets: This man is not worthy of death; for he hath spoken to us in the name of Jehovah our God.

    World English Bible

    Then the princes and all the people said to the priests and to the prophets: This man is not worthy of death; for he has spoken to us in the name of Yahweh our God.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Then said the princes and all the people unto the priests and to the prophets: This man is not worthy of death; for he hath spoken to us in the name of the LORD our God.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 26:16

    This man is not worthy to die - The whole court acquitted him.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 26:16

    This man ... - literally, There is not to this man a sentence of death, i. e., he is acquitted by the princes and the congregation.