then I will cut off Israel from the land(A) I have given them and will reject this temple I have consecrated for my Name.(B) Israel will then become a byword(C) and an object of ridicule(D) among all peoples.

Read full chapter

“God has made me a byword(A) to everyone,(B)
    a man in whose face people spit.(C)

Read full chapter

14 You have made us a byword(A) among the nations;
    the peoples shake their heads(B) at us.

Read full chapter

I will make them abhorrent(A) and an offense to all the kingdoms of the earth, a reproach and a byword,(B) a curse[a](C) and an object of ridicule, wherever I banish(D) them.

Read full chapter

Footnotes

  1. Jeremiah 24:9 That is, their names will be used in cursing (see 29:22); or, others will see that they are cursed.

Bible Gateway Sponsors