New Living Translation
"Israel has built many altars to take away sin, but these very altars became places for sinning!
King James Bible
Because Ephraim hath made many altars to sin, altars shall be unto him to sin.
Darby Bible Translation
Because Ephraim hath multiplied altars to sin, altars shall be unto him to sin.
World English Bible
Because Ephraim has multiplied altars for sinning, they became for him altars for sinning.
Young's Literal Translation
Because Ephraim did multiply altars to sin, They have been to him altars to sin.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
8:11 Altars - Those which they shall find in Assyria. To sin - Shall be the occasion of his greater guilt and punishment.
Library"For they that are after the Flesh do Mind the Things of the Flesh,",
Rom. viii. 5.--"For they that are after the flesh do mind the things of the flesh,", &c. Though sin hath taken up the principal and inmost cabinet of the heart of man--though it hath fixed its imperial throne in the spirit of man, and makes use of all the powers and faculties in the soul to accomplish its accursed desires and fulfil its boundless lusts, yet it is not without good reason expressed in scripture, ordinarily under the name of "flesh," and a "body of death," and men dead in sins, are …
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How prosperous Israel is--a luxuriant vine loaded with fruit. But the richer the people get, the more pagan altars they build. The more bountiful their harvests, the more beautiful their sacred pillars.
But the people of Gilead are worthless because of their idol worship. And in Gilgal, too, they sacrifice bulls; their altars are lined up like the heaps of stone along the edges of a plowed field.
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