Jeremiah 17:5-10New International Version (NIV)
5 This is what the Lord says:
“Cursed is the one who trusts in man,
7 “But blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord,
9 The heart is deceitful above all things
10 “I the Lord search the heart
Jeremiah 17:5-10New American Standard Bible (NASB)
5 Thus says the Lord,
9 “The heart is more deceitful than all else
Jeremiah 17:5-10Amplified Bible (AMP)
Jeremiah 17:5-10King James Version (KJV)
5 Thus saith the Lord; Cursed be the man that trusteth in man, and maketh flesh his arm, and whose heart departeth from the Lord.
6 For he shall be like the heath in the desert, and shall not see when good cometh; but shall inhabit the parched places in the wilderness, in a salt land and not inhabited.
7 Blessed is the man that trusteth in the Lord, and whose hope the Lord is.
8 For he shall be as a tree planted by the waters, and that spreadeth out her roots by the river, and shall not see when heat cometh, but her leaf shall be green; and shall not be careful in the year of drought, neither shall cease from yielding fruit.
9 The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked: who can know it?
10 I the Lord search the heart, I try the reins, even to give every man according to his ways, and according to the fruit of his doings.
Jeremiah 17:5-10Contemporary English Version (CEV)
Trust the Lord
5 I, the Lord, have put a curse
7 But I will bless those
9 You people of Judah
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