Jeremiah 7:10
New International Version
and then come and stand before me in this house, which bears my Name, and say, "We are safe"--safe to do all these detestable things?

New Living Translation
and then come here and stand before me in my Temple and chant, “We are safe!”—only to go right back to all those evils again?

English Standard Version
and then come and stand before me in this house, which is called by my name, and say, ‘We are delivered!’—only to go on doing all these abominations?

Berean Study Bible
and then come and stand before Me in this house, which bears My Name, and say, “We are delivered, so we can continue with all these abominations”?

New American Standard Bible
then come and stand before Me in this house, which is called by My name, and say, 'We are delivered!'-- that you may do all these abominations?

King James Bible
And come and stand before me in this house, which is called by my name, and say, We are delivered to do all these abominations?

Christian Standard Bible
Then do you come and stand before me in this house that bears my name and say, "We are rescued, so we can continue doing all these detestable acts"?

Contemporary English Version
And then you come into my temple and worship me! Do you think I will protect you so that you can go on sinning?

Good News Translation
You do these things I hate, and then you come and stand in my presence, in my own Temple, and say, 'We are safe!'

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then do you come and stand before Me in this house called by My name and say, 'We are delivered, so we can continue doing all these detestable acts?

International Standard Version
and then come to stand before me in this house that is called by my name and say, 'We're delivered' so we can continue to do all these things that are repugnant to God?

NET Bible
Then you come and stand in my presence in this temple I have claimed as my own and say, "We are safe!" You think you are so safe that you go on doing all those hateful sins!

New Heart English Bible
and come and stand before me in this house, which is called by my name, and say, "We are delivered"; that you may do all these abominations?

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then you stand in my presence in the house that is called by my name. You think that you're safe to do all these disgusting things.

JPS Tanakh 1917
and come and stand before Me in this house, whereupon My name is called, and say: 'We are delivered', that ye may do all these abominations?

New American Standard 1977
then come and stand before Me in this house, which is called by My name, and say, ‘We are delivered!’—that you may do all these abominations?

Jubilee Bible 2000
and come and stand before me in this house, which is called by my name, and say, We are free to do all these abominations?

King James 2000 Bible
And come and stand before me in this house, which is called by my name, and say, We are delivered to do all these abominations?

American King James Version
And come and stand before me in this house, which is called by my name, and say, We are delivered to do all these abominations?

American Standard Version
and come and stand before me in this house, which is called by my name, and say, We are delivered; that ye may do all these abominations?

Brenton Septuagint Translation
so that it is evil with you; yet have ye come, and stood before me in the house, whereon my name is called, and ye have said, We have refrained from doing all these abominations.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And you have come, and stood before me in this house, in which my name is called upon, and have said: We are delivered, because we have done all these abominations.

Darby Bible Translation
then ye come and stand before me, in this house which is called by my name, and say, We are delivered, -- in order to do all these abominations!

English Revised Version
and come and stand before me in this house, which is called by my name, and say, We are delivered; that ye may do all these abominations.

Webster's Bible Translation
And come and stand before me in this house, which is called by my name, and say, We are delivered to do all these abominations?

World English Bible
and come and stand before me in this house, which is called by my name, and say, We are delivered; that you may do all these abominations?

Young's Literal Translation
And ye have come in and stood before Me, In this house on which My name is called, And have said, 'We have been delivered,' In order to do all these abominations.
Study Bible
Jeremiah's Message at the Temple Gate
9Will you steal and murder, commit adultery and perjury, burn incense to Baal, and follow other gods that you have not known, 10and then come and stand before Me in this house, which bears My name, and say, “We are delivered, so we can continue with all these abominations”? 11Has this house, which bears My Name, become a den of robbers in your sight? Yes, I too have seen it, declares the LORD.…
Cross References
Isaiah 1:13
Bring your worthless offerings no more; your incense is detestable to Me--your New Moons, Sabbaths, and convocations--I cannot endure iniquity in a solemn assembly.

Isaiah 58:2
For day after day they seek Me and delight to know My ways, like a nation that does what is right and does not forsake the justice of their God. They ask Me for righteous judgments; they delight in the nearness of God."

Jeremiah 7:11
Has this house, which bears My name, become a den of robbers in your sight? Yes, I too have seen it, declares the LORD.

Jeremiah 7:14
therefore what I did to Shiloh I will now do to the house that bears My name, the house in which you trust, the place that I gave to you and your fathers.

Jeremiah 32:34
They have placed their abominations in the house that bears My name, and so have defiled it.

Jeremiah 34:15
In this day you repented and did what pleased Me; each of you proclaimed liberty for his neighbor. You made a covenant before Me in the house that bears My name.

Jeremiah 44:9
Have you forgotten the wickedness of your fathers and of the kings of Judah and their wives, as well as the wickedness that you and your wives committed in the land of Judah and the streets of Jerusalem?

Ezekiel 23:39
On the very day they slaughtered their children for their idols, they entered My sanctuary to profane it. Yes, this they did inside My house.

Ezekiel 33:25
Therefore tell them that this is what the Lord GOD says: 'You eat meat with the blood in it, lift up your eyes to your idols, and shed blood. Should you then possess the land?

Daniel 9:18
Incline Your ear, O my God, and hear; open Your eyes and see the desolation of the city that bears Your name. For we are not presenting our petitions before You because of our righteous acts, but because of Your abundant compassion.

Hosea 6:9
Like raiders who lie in ambush, so does a band of priests; they murder on the way to Shechem; surely they have committed atrocities.

Amos 4:5
Offer leavened bread as a thank offering, and loudly proclaim your freewill offerings. For that is what you children of Israel love to do!" declares the LORD GOD.

Zephaniah 1:5
those who bow on the rooftops to worship the heavenly host, those who bow down and swear by the LORD but also swear by Molech,

Malachi 3:15
So now we call the arrogant blessed. Not only do evildoers prosper, they even test God and escape.'"

Treasury of Scripture

And come and stand before me in this house, which is called by my name, and say, We are delivered to do all these abominations?

come.

Proverbs 7:14,15
I have peace offerings with me; this day have I payed my vows…

Proverbs 15:8
The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the LORD: but the prayer of the upright is his delight.

Isaiah 1:10-15
Hear the word of the LORD, ye rulers of Sodom; give ear unto the law of our God, ye people of Gomorrah…

which is called.

Jeremiah 7:11,14,30
Is this house, which is called by my name, become a den of robbers in your eyes? Behold, even I have seen it, saith the LORD…

Jeremiah 32:34
But they set their abominations in the house, which is called by my name, to defile it.

Jeremiah 34:15
And ye were now turned, and had done right in my sight, in proclaiming liberty every man to his neighbour; and ye had made a covenant before me in the house which is called by my name:







Lexicon
and then come
וּבָאתֶ֞ם (ū·ḇā·ṯem)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - second person masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 935: To come in, come, go in, go

and stand
וַעֲמַדְתֶּ֣ם (wa·‘ă·maḏ·tem)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - second person masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 5975: To stand, in various relations

before Me
לְפָנַ֗י (lə·p̄ā·nay)
Preposition-l | Noun - masculine plural construct | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 6440: The face

in this
הַזֶּה֙ (haz·zeh)
Article | Pronoun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 2088: This, that

house,
בַּבַּ֤יִת (bab·ba·yiṯ)
Preposition-b, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1004: A house

which bears
נִקְרָא־ (niq·rā-)
Verb - Nifal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7121: To call, proclaim, read

My name,
שְׁמִ֣י (šə·mî)
Noun - masculine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 8034: A name

and say,
וַאֲמַרְתֶּ֖ם (wa·’ă·mar·tem)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - second person masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 559: To utter, say

“We are delivered,
נִצַּ֑לְנוּ (niṣ·ṣal·nū)
Verb - Nifal - Perfect - first person common plural
Strong's Hebrew 5337: To strip, plunder, deliver oneself, be delivered, snatch away, deliver

so
לְמַ֣עַן (lə·ma·‘an)
Conjunction
Strong's Hebrew 4616: Purpose -- intent

we can continue with
עֲשׂ֔וֹת (‘ă·śō·wṯ)
Verb - Qal - Infinitive construct
Strong's Hebrew 6213: To do, make

all
כָּל־ (kāl-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 3605: The whole, all, any, every

these
הָאֵֽלֶּה׃ (hā·’êl·leh)
Article | Pronoun - common plural
Strong's Hebrew 428: These, those

abominations”?
הַתּוֹעֵב֖וֹת (hat·tō·w·‘ê·ḇō·wṯ)
Article | Noun - feminine plural
Strong's Hebrew 8441: Something disgusting, an abhorrence, idolatry, an idol
(10) And come and stand.--Better, and then have ye come, and stood before me.

We are delivered.--Taking the word as it stands (a different punctuation adopted by some commentators and versions gives Deliver us, as though reproducing, with indignant scorn, the very prayer of the people), the sense seems to be this. The people tried to combine the worship of Baal and Jehovah, and passed from the one temple to the other. They went away from the fast or feast in the house of the Lord with the feeling that they were "saved," or "delivered." They had gone through their religious duties, and might claim their reward. The prophet seems to repeat their words in a tone of irony, They were "delivered," not from their abominations, but as if set free to do them.

Verse 10. - And come, etc.; rather, and then ye come, etc. We are delivered to do, etc.; rather, we have escaped, in order to do, etc. To make the concluding words of the verse a part of the speech seems hardly fair to the Jews, who would certainly not proclaim that they had made their escape from the threatened judgment with the object of prosecuting abominable acts. Such a view, moreover, greatly weakens the force of the emphatic "We have escaped." "In order to do," etc., are the words of the prophet, who thus lays bare the secret intentions of these formal worshippers. 7:1-16 No observances, professions, or supposed revelations, will profit, if men do not amend their ways and their doings. None can claim an interest in free salvation, who allow themselves in the practice of known sin, or live in the neglect of known duty. They thought that the temple they profaned would be their protection. But all who continue in sin because grace has abounded, or that grace may abound, make Christ the minister of sin; and the cross of Christ, rightly understood, forms the most effectual remedy to such poisonous sentiments. The Son of God gave himself for our transgressions, to show the excellence of the Divine law, and the evil of sin. Never let us think we may do wickedness without suffering for it.
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