Jeremiah 26:5
New International Version
and if you do not listen to the words of my servants the prophets, whom I have sent to you again and again (though you have not listened),

New Living Translation
and if you will not listen to my servants, the prophets—for I sent them again and again to warn you, but you would not listen to them—

English Standard Version
and to listen to the words of my servants the prophets whom I send to you urgently, though you have not listened,

Berean Study Bible
and if you do not listen to the words of My servants the prophets, whom I have sent you again and again even though you did not listen,

King James Bible
To hearken to the words of my servants the prophets, whom I sent unto you, both rising up early, and sending them, but ye have not hearkened;

New King James Version
to heed the words of My servants the prophets whom I sent to you, both rising up early and sending them (but you have not heeded),

New American Standard Bible
to listen to the words of My servants the prophets, whom I have been sending to you again and again, but you have not listened;

NASB 1995
to listen to the words of My servants the prophets, whom I have been sending to you again and again, but you have not listened;

NASB 1977
to listen to the words of My servants the prophets, whom I have been sending to you again and again, but you have not listened;

Amplified Bible
and listen and follow [carefully] the words of My servants the prophets, whom I have been sending to you repeatedly—though you have not listened—

Christian Standard Bible
and by listening to the words of my servants the prophets —whom I have been sending to you time and time again, though you did not listen—

Holman Christian Standard Bible
and by listening to the words of My servants the prophets I have been sending you time and time again, though you did not listen,

American Standard Version
to hearken to the words of my servants the prophets, whom I send unto you, even rising up early and sending them, but ye have not hearkened;

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Nor listen to the word of my Servants, the Prophets, that I am sending to your presence (I arose early every day and I sent and you have not listened)

Brenton Septuagint Translation
to hearken to the words of my servants the prophets, whom I send to you early in the morning; yea, I sent them, but ye hearkened not to me;

Contemporary English Version
Again and again I have sent my servants the prophets to preach to you, but you ignored them as well. Now I am warning you that if you don't start obeying me at once,

Douay-Rheims Bible
To give ear to the words of my servants the prophets, whom I sent to you rising up early: and sending, and you have not hearkened:

English Revised Version
to hearken to the words of my servants the prophets, whom I send unto you, even rising up early and sending them, but ye have not hearkened;

Good News Translation
and by paying attention to the words of my servants, the prophets, whom I have kept on sending to you. You have never obeyed what they said.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Suppose you don't listen to the words of my servants the prophets, whom I sent to you again and again, even though you didn't listen.

International Standard Version
and listen to the words of my servants, the prophets, whom I've sent to you over and over —but you wouldn't listen—

JPS Tanakh 1917
to hearken to the words of My servants the prophets, whom I send unto you, even sending them betimes and often, but ye have not hearkened;

Literal Standard Version
to listen to the words of My servants the prophets, whom I am sending to you, indeed, rising early and sending, and you have not listened,

NET Bible
You must pay attention to the exhortations of my servants the prophets. I have sent them to you over and over again. But you have not paid any attention to them.

New Heart English Bible
to listen to the words of my servants the prophets, whom I send to you, even rising up early and sending them, but you have not listened;

World English Bible
to listen to the words of my servants the prophets, whom I send to you, even rising up early and sending them, but you have not listened;

Young's Literal Translation
To hearken to the words of My servants the prophets, whom I am sending unto you, yea, rising early and sending, and ye have not hearkened,

Additional Translations ...
Context
A Warning to the Cities of Judah
4And you are to tell them that this is what the LORD says: ‘If you do not listen to Me and walk in My law, which I have set before you, 5and if you do not listen to the words of My servants the prophets, whom I have sent you again and again even though you did not listen, 6then I will make this house like Shiloh, and I will make this city an object of cursing among all the nations of the earth.’ ”…

Cross References
2 Kings 9:7
And you are to strike down the house of your master Ahab, so that I may avenge the blood of My servants the prophets and the blood of all the servants of the LORD shed by the hand of Jezebel.

Ezra 9:11
that You gave through Your servants the prophets, saying: 'The land that you are entering to possess is a land polluted by the impurity of its peoples and the abominations with which they have filled it from end to end.

Jeremiah 7:13
And now, because you have done all these things, declares the LORD, and because I have spoken to you again and again but you would not listen, and I have called to you but you would not answer,

Jeremiah 25:3
"From the thirteenth year of Josiah son of Amon king of Judah until this very day--twenty-three years--the word of the LORD has come to me, and I have spoken to you again and again, but you have not listened.

Jeremiah 25:4
And the LORD has sent all His servants the prophets to you again and again, but you have not listened or inclined your ear to hear.

Jeremiah 29:19
I will do this because they have not listened to My words, declares the LORD, which I sent to them again and again through My servants the prophets. And neither have you exiles listened, declares the LORD."

Jeremiah 32:33
They have turned their backs to Me and not their faces. Though I taught them again and again, they would not listen or respond to discipline.


Treasury of Scripture

To listen to the words of my servants the prophets, whom I sent to you, both rising up early, and sending them, but you have not listened;

my.

Jeremiah 7:13,25
And now, because ye have done all these works, saith the LORD, and I spake unto you, rising up early and speaking, but ye heard not; and I called you, but ye answered not; …

Jeremiah 11:7
For I earnestly protested unto your fathers in the day that I brought them up out of the land of Egypt, even unto this day, rising early and protesting, saying, Obey my voice.

2 Kings 9:7
And thou shalt smite the house of Ahab thy master, that I may avenge the blood of my servants the prophets, and the blood of all the servants of the LORD, at the hand of Jezebel.

whom.

Jeremiah 25:3,4
From the thirteenth year of Josiah the son of Amon king of Judah, even unto this day, that is the three and twentieth year, the word of the LORD hath come unto me, and I have spoken unto you, rising early and speaking; but ye have not hearkened…











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
and [if you do not] listen
לִשְׁמֹ֗עַ (liš·mō·a‘)
Preposition-l | Verb - Qal - Infinitive construct
Strong's 8085: To hear intelligently

to
עַל־ (‘al-)
Preposition
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against

the words
דִּבְרֵ֨י (diḇ·rê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 1697: A word, a matter, thing, a cause

of My servants
עֲבָדַ֣י (‘ă·ḇā·ḏay)
Noun - masculine plural construct | first person common singular
Strong's 5650: Slave, servant

the prophets,
הַנְּבִאִ֔ים (han·nə·ḇi·’îm)
Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 5030: A spokesman, speaker, prophet

whom
אֲשֶׁ֥ר (’ă·šer)
Pronoun - relative
Strong's 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

I
אָנֹכִ֖י (’ā·nō·ḵî)
Pronoun - first person common singular
Strong's 595: I

have sent
שֹׁלֵ֣חַ (šō·lê·aḥ)
Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's 7971: To send away, for, out

you
אֲלֵיכֶ֑ם (’ă·lê·ḵem)
Preposition | second person masculine plural
Strong's 413: Near, with, among, to

again
וְהַשְׁכֵּ֥ם (wə·haš·kêm)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hifil - Infinitive absolute
Strong's 7925: To load up, to start early in the morning

and again
וְשָׁלֹ֖חַ (wə·šā·lō·aḥ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Infinitive absolute
Strong's 7971: To send away, for, out

even though you did not
וְלֹ֥א (wə·lō)
Conjunctive waw | Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

listen,
שְׁמַעְתֶּֽם׃ (šə·ma‘·tem)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - second person masculine plural
Strong's 8085: To hear intelligently


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