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Jeremiah 28:16

    Jeremiah 28:16 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Therefore thus saith the LORD; Behold, I will cast thee from off the face of the earth: this year thou shalt die, because thou hast taught rebellion against the LORD.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Therefore thus said the LORD; Behold, I will cast you from off the face of the earth: this year you shall die, because you have taught rebellion against the LORD.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Therefore thus saith Jehovah, Behold, I will send thee away from off the face of the earth: this year thou shalt die, because thou hast spoken rebellion against Jehovah.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    For this reason the Lord has said, See, I will send you away from off the face of the earth: this year death will overtake you, because you have said words against the Lord.

    Webster's Revision

    Therefore thus saith Jehovah, Behold, I will send thee away from off the face of the earth: this year thou shalt die, because thou hast spoken rebellion against Jehovah.

    World English Bible

    Therefore thus says Yahweh, Behold, I will send you away from off the surface of the earth: this year you shall die, because you have spoken rebellion against Yahweh.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Therefore thus saith the LORD, Behold, I will send thee away from off the face of the earth: this year thou shalt die, because thou hast spoken rebellion against the LORD.

    Definitions for Jeremiah 28:16

    Cast - Worn-out; old; cast-off.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 28:16

    This year thou shalt die - By this shall the people know who is the true prophet. Thou hast taught rebellion against the Lord, and God will cut thee off; and this shall take place, not within seventy years, or two years, but in this very year, and within two months from this time.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 28:16

    I will cast thee - Rather, I send thee away. God had not sent Hananiah to prophesy, but He does now send him away to die.

    Taught rebellion - As Nebuchadnezzar was Yahweh's servant, to teach rebellion against him was to teach rebellion against his Master.