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Jeremiah 2:27

27 Saying to ea stock, Thou art my father; and to a stone, Thou hast ||brought me forth: for they have turned their back unto me, and not their face: but eein the time of their ftrouble they will say, Arise, and save us.

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Jeremiah 2:27 — The New International Version (NIV)

27 They say to wood, ‘You are my father,’

and to stone, ‘You gave me birth.’

They have turned their backs to me

and not their faces;

yet when they are in trouble, they say,

‘Come and save us!’

Jeremiah 2:27 — English Standard Version (ESV)

27 who say to a tree, ‘You are my father,’

and to a stone, ‘You gave me birth.’

For they have turned their back to me,

and not their face.

But in the time of their trouble they say,

‘Arise and save us!’

Jeremiah 2:27 — New Living Translation (NLT)

27 To an image carved from a piece of wood they say,

‘You are my father.’

To an idol chiseled from a block of stone they say,

‘You are my mother.’

They turn their backs on me,

but in times of trouble they cry out to me,

‘Come and save us!’

Jeremiah 2:27 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

27 Saying to a tree, ‘You are my father,’

And to a stone, ‘You gave birth to me.’

For they have turned their back to Me, and not their face.

But in the time of their trouble

They will say, ‘Arise and save us.’

Jeremiah 2:27 — New Century Version (NCV)

27 They say to things of wood, ‘You are my father,’

and to idols of stone, ‘You gave birth to me.’

Those people won’t look at me;

they have turned their backs to me.

But when they get into trouble, they say,

‘Come and save us!’

Jeremiah 2:27 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

27 who say to a stock, Thou art my father; and to a stone, Thou hast brought me forth: for they have turned their back unto me, and not their face; but in the time of their trouble they will say, Arise, and save us.

Jeremiah 2:27 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

27 saying to a stock, Thou art my father; and to a stone, Thou hast brought me forth; for they have turned the back unto me, and not the face; and in the time of their trouble they will say, Arise, and save us!

Jeremiah 2:27 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

27 You call wood your father.

You call stone your mother.

You’ve turned your backs, not your faces, to me.

But when you’re in trouble, you ask me to come and rescue you.

Jeremiah 2:27 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

27 say to a tree, “You are my father,”

and to a stone, “You gave birth to me.”

For they have turned their back to Me

and not their face,

yet in their time of disaster they beg,

“Rise up and save us!”

Jeremiah 2:27 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

27 who say to a tree, “You are my father,”

and to a stone, “You gave me birth.”

For they have turned their backs to me,

and not their faces.

But in the time of their trouble they say,

“Come and save us!”

Jeremiah 2:27 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

27 Those who say to the tree, ‘You are my father,’

and to the stone, ‘You gave birth to me.’

For they have turned their backs to me, and not their faces.

But in the time of their trouble they say, ‘Arise and save us.’

Jeremiah 2:27 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)

27 You say to a piece of wood, ‘You are my father.’

You say to a stone, ‘You are my mother.’

You have turned your backs to me.

You refuse to look at me.

But when you are in trouble, you say,

‘Come and save us!’

Jeremiah 2:27 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

27 Who say to a tree, ‘You are my father,’

And to a stone, ‘You gave me birth.’

For they have turned their back to Me,

And not their face;

But in the time of their trouble they will say,

Arise and save us.’