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Jeremiah 6:13

    Jeremiah 6:13 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    For from the least of them even unto the greatest of them every one is given to covetousness; and from the prophet even unto the priest every one dealeth falsely.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    For from the least of them even to the greatest of them every one is given to covetousness; and from the prophet even to the priest every one deals falsely.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    For from the least of them even unto the greatest of them every one is given to covetousness; and from the prophet even unto the priest every one dealeth falsely.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    For from the least of them even to the greatest, everyone is given up to getting money; from the prophet even to the priest, everyone is working deceit.

    Webster's Revision

    For from the least of them even unto the greatest of them every one is given to covetousness; and from the prophet even unto the priest every one dealeth falsely.

    World English Bible

    "For from the least of them even to the greatest of them, everyone is given to covetousness; and from the prophet even to the priest, everyone deals falsely.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    For from the least of them even unto the greatest of them every one is given to covetousness; and from the prophet even unto the priest every one dealeth falsely.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 6:13

    Given to covetousness - literally, everyone has gained gains. The temper of mind which gains the world is not that which gains heaven.

    Falsely - Rather, "fraudulently."

    Wesley's Notes on Jeremiah 6:13

    6:13 Falsely - Heb. doing falsehood, as if that were their whole work, the proper sin of the priests and prophets, to deceive the people, and to flatter them by false visions.