Jeremiah 4 :18

Jeremiah 4 :18 Translations

King James Version (KJV)

Your way and your doings have procured these things to you; this is your wickedness, because it is bitter, because it reaches to your heart.

American King James Version (AKJV)

Your way and your doings have procured these things to you; this is your wickedness, because it is bitter, because it reaches to your heart.

American Standard Version (ASV)

Thy way and thy doings have procured these things unto thee; this is thy wickedness; for it is bitter, for it reacheth unto thy heart.

Basic English Translation (BBE)

Your ways and your doings have made these things come on you; this is your sin; truly it is bitter, going deep into your heart.

Webster's Revision

Thy way and thy doings have procured these things to thee; this is thy wickedness, because it is bitter, because it reacheth to thy heart.

World English Bible

"Your way and your doings have brought these things to you. This is your wickedness; for it is bitter, for it reaches to your heart."

English Revised Version (ERV)

Thy way and thy doings have procured these things unto thee; this is thy wickedness; for it is bitter, for it reacheth unto thine heart.

Definitions for Jeremiah 4 :18

Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 4 :18

Barnes' Commentary on Jeremiah 4 :18

Thy wickedness - This siege is thy wickedness, i. e., in its results; or better, this is thy wretchedness, this army and thy approaching ruin is thy misery.

Because - "For." To feel that one's misery is the result of one's own doings adds bitterness to the anguish, and makes it reach, penetrate to the heart.

Wesley's Commentary on Jeremiah 4 :18

4:18 Bitter - Thy wickedness hath been the cause of bringing such a bitter enemy against thee, which hath reached unto thy very heart.
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