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Jeremiah 36:3

    Jeremiah 36:3 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    It may be that the house of Judah will hear all the evil which I purpose to do unto them; that they may return every man from his evil way; that I may forgive their iniquity and their sin.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    It may be that the house of Judah will hear all the evil which I purpose to do to them; that they may return every man from his evil way; that I may forgive their iniquity and their sin.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    It may be that the house of Judah will hear all the evil which I purpose to do unto them; that they may return every man from his evil way; that I may forgive their iniquity and their sin.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    It may be that the people of Judah, hearing of all the evil which it is my purpose to do to them, will be turned, every man from his evil ways; so that they may have my forgiveness for their evil-doing and their sin.

    Webster's Revision

    It may be that the house of Judah will hear all the evil which I purpose to do unto them; that they may return every man from his evil way; that I may forgive their iniquity and their sin.

    World English Bible

    It may be that the house of Judah will hear all the evil which I purpose to do to them; that they may return every man from his evil way; that I may forgive their iniquity and their sin.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    It may be that the house of Judah will hear all the evil which I purpose to do unto them; that they may return every man from his evil way; that I may forgive their iniquity and their sin.

    Definitions for Jeremiah 36:3

    Iniquity - Sin; wickedness; evil.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 36:3

    It may be that the house of Judah will hear - It was yet possible to avert the judgments which had been so often denounced against them. But in order to this they must -

    1. Hear what God has spoken.

    2. Every man turn from his evil way.

    3. If they do so, God graciously promises to forgive their iniquity and their sin.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 36:3

    Compare Jeremiah 26:3. In point of date Jeremiah 26:is immediately prior to the present.