Psalm 106:19
New International Version
At Horeb they made a calf and worshiped an idol cast from metal.

New Living Translation
The people made a calf at Mount Sinai; they bowed before an image made of gold.

English Standard Version
They made a calf in Horeb and worshiped a metal image.

Berean Study Bible
At Horeb they made a calf and worshiped a molten image.

King James Bible
They made a calf in Horeb, and worshipped the molten image.

New King James Version
They made a calf in Horeb, And worshiped the molded image.

New American Standard Bible
They made a calf in Horeb, And worshiped a cast metal image.

NASB 1995
They made a calf in Horeb And worshiped a molten image.

NASB 1977
They made a calf in Horeb, And worshiped a molten image.

Amplified Bible
They made a calf in Horeb (Sinai) And worshiped a cast image.

Christian Standard Bible
At Horeb they made a calf and worshiped the cast metal image.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
At Horeb they made a calf and worshiped the cast metal image.

American Standard Version
They made a calf in Horeb, And worshipped a molten image.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
They made a calf in Khoreeb and worshiped the molten image.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And they made a calf in Choreb, and worshipped the graven image,

Contemporary English Version
At Horeb your people made and worshiped the statue

Douay-Rheims Bible
They made also a calf in Horeb: and they adored the graven thing.

English Revised Version
They made a calf in Horeb, and worshipped a molten image.

Good News Translation
They made a gold bull-calf at Sinai and worshiped that idol;

GOD'S WORD® Translation
At Mount Horeb they made [a statue of] a calf. They worshiped an idol made of metal.

International Standard Version
They fashioned a calf at Horeb and worshipped a carved image.

JPS Tanakh 1917
They made a calf in Horeb, And worshipped a molten image.

Literal Standard Version
They make a calf in Horeb, And bow themselves to a molten image,

NET Bible
They made an image of a calf at Horeb, and worshiped a metal idol.

New Heart English Bible
They made a calf in Horeb, and worshiped a molten image.

World English Bible
They made a calf in Horeb, and worshiped a molten image.

Young's Literal Translation
They make a calf in Horeb, And bow themselves to a molten image,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Give Thanks to the LORD, for He is Good
18Then fire blazed through their company; flames consumed the wicked. 19At Horeb they made a calf and worshiped a molten image. 20They exchanged their Glory for the image of a grass-eating ox.…

Cross References
Acts 7:41
At that time they made a calf and offered a sacrifice to the idol, rejoicing in the works of their hands.

Exodus 32:4
He took the gold from their hands, and with an engraving tool he fashioned it into a molten calf. And they said, "These, O Israel, are your gods, who brought you up out of the land of Egypt!"

Deuteronomy 9:8
At Horeb you provoked the LORD, and He was angry enough to destroy you.


Treasury of Scripture

They made a calf in Horeb, and worshipped the molten image.

Exodus 32:4-8,35
And he received them at their hand, and fashioned it with a graving tool, after he had made it a molten calf: and they said, These be thy gods, O Israel, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt…

Deuteronomy 9:12-16,21
And the LORD said unto me, Arise, get thee down quickly from hence; for thy people which thou hast brought forth out of Egypt have corrupted themselves; they are quickly turned aside out of the way which I commanded them; they have made them a molten image…

Nehemiah 9:18
Yea, when they had made them a molten calf, and said, This is thy God that brought thee up out of Egypt, and had wrought great provocations;









(19) In Horeb.--This expression, which is Deuteronomic (see Deuteronomy 4:15; Deuteronomy 5:2, &c), shows that Deuteronomy 9:8-12, as well as Exodus 32, was before the poet.

Verse 19. - They made a calf in Horeb (comp. Exodus 32:4; Deuteronomy 9:8-16). And worshipped the molten image; rather, a molten image (comp. Exodus 32:4, 24; Deuteronomy 9:12, 16). The sin was not only against the light of nature, but was expressly forbidden by the second commandment (Exodus 20:4, 5).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
At Horeb
בְּחֹרֵ֑ב (bə·ḥō·rêḇ)
Preposition-b | Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 2722: Horeb -- 'waste', a mountain in Sinai

they made
יַעֲשׂוּ־ (ya·‘ă·śū-)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 6213: To do, make

a calf
עֵ֥גֶל (‘ê·ḡel)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 5695: A, calf, one nearly grown

and worshiped
וַ֝יִּשְׁתַּחֲו֗וּ (way·yiš·ta·ḥă·wū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hitpael - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 7812: To depress, prostrate

a molten image.
לְמַסֵּכָֽה׃ (lə·mas·sê·ḵāh)
Preposition-l | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 4541: A pouring over, fusion of metal, a libation, league, a coverlet


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