Jeremiah 20:15
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Cursed be the man who brought the news To my father, saying, "A baby boy has been born to you!" And made him very happy.

King James Bible
Cursed be the man who brought tidings to my father, saying, A man child is born unto thee; making him very glad.

Darby Bible Translation
Cursed be the man who brought tidings to my father, saying, A man child is born unto thee; making him very glad!

World English Bible
Cursed is the man who brought news to my father, saying, A boy is born to you; making him very glad.

Young's Literal Translation
Cursed is the man who bore tidings to my father, saying, 'Born to thee hath been a child -- a male,' Making him very glad!

Jeremiah 20:15 Parallel
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Jeremiah 20:15 Parallel Commentaries

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One Thing is Needful;
or, SERIOUS MEDITATIONS UPON THE FOUR LAST THINGS: DEATH, JUDGMENT, HEAVEN, AND HELL UNTO WHICH IS ADDED EBAL AND GERIZZIM, OR THE BLESSING AND THE CURSE, by John Bunyan. London: Printed for Nath. Ponder, at the Peacock in the Poultry, 1688.[1] ADVERTISEMENT BY THE EDITOR. According to Charles Doe, in that curious sheet called The Struggler for the Preservation of Mr. John Bunyan's Labours, these poems were published about the year 1664, while the author was suffering imprisonment for conscience
John Bunyan—The Works of John Bunyan Volumes 1-3

The Hindrances to Mourning
What shall we do to get our heart into this mourning frame? Do two things. Take heed of those things which will stop these channels of mourning; put yourselves upon the use of all means that will help forward holy mourning. Take heed of those things which will stop the current of tears. There are nine hindrances of mourning. 1 The love of sin. The love of sin is like a stone in the pipe which hinders the current of water. The love of sin makes sin taste sweet and this sweetness in sin bewitches the
Thomas Watson—The Beatitudes: An Exposition of Matthew 5:1-12

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