Jeremiah 2:8
Text Analysis
3548 [e]הַכֹּהֲנִ֗ים
The priestsArt | N-mp
3808 [e]לֹ֤א
559 [e]אָֽמְרוּ֙
did sayV-Qal-Perf-3cp
346 [e]אַיֵּ֣ה
where [is]Interrog
3068 [e]יְהוָ֔ה
8610 [e]וְתֹפְשֵׂ֤י
and those who handleConj-w | V-Qal-Prtcpl-mpc
8451 [e]הַתּוֹרָה֙
the lawArt | N-fs
3808 [e]לֹ֣א
3045 [e]יְדָע֔וּנִי
did know MeV-Qal-Perf-3cp | 1cs
7462 [e]וְהָרֹעִ֖ים
and the rulersConj-w, Art | V-Qal-Prtcpl-mp
6586 [e]פָּ֣שְׁעוּ
against MePrep | 1cs
5030 [e]וְהַנְּבִיאִים֙
and the prophetsConj-w, Art | N-mp
5012 [e]נִבְּא֣וּ
1168 [e]בַבַּ֔עַל
by BaalPrep-b, Art | N-proper-ms
310 [e]וְאַחֲרֵ֥י
and after [things]Conj-w | Prep
3808 [e]לֹֽא־
3276 [e]יוֹעִ֖לוּ
[that] do profitV-Hifil-Imperf-3mp
1980 [e]הָלָֽכוּ׃

Hebrew Texts
ירמיה 2:8 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
הַכֹּהֲנִ֗ים לֹ֤א אָֽמְרוּ֙ אַיֵּ֣ה יְהוָ֔ה וְתֹפְשֵׂ֤י הַתֹּורָה֙ לֹ֣א יְדָע֔וּנִי וְהָרֹעִ֖ים פָּ֣שְׁעוּ בִ֑י וְהַנְּבִיאִים֙ נִבְּא֣וּ בַבַּ֔עַל וְאַחֲרֵ֥י לֹֽא־יֹועִ֖לוּ הָלָֽכוּ׃

ירמיה 2:8 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
הכהנים לא אמרו איה יהוה ותפשי התורה לא ידעוני והרעים פשעו בי והנביאים נבאו בבעל ואחרי לא־יועלו הלכו׃

ירמיה 2:8 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
הכהנים לא אמרו איה יהוה ותפשי התורה לא ידעוני והרעים פשעו בי והנביאים נבאו בבעל ואחרי לא־יועלו הלכו׃

ירמיה 2:8 Hebrew Bible
הכהנים לא אמרו איה יהוה ותפשי התורה לא ידעוני והרעים פשעו בי והנביאים נבאו בבעל ואחרי לא יועלו הלכו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"The priests did not say, 'Where is the LORD?' And those who handle the law did not know Me; The rulers also transgressed against Me, And the prophets prophesied by Baal And walked after things that did not profit.

King James Bible
The priests said not, Where is the LORD? and they that handle the law knew me not: the pastors also transgressed against me, and the prophets prophesied by Baal, and walked after things that do not profit.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The priests quit asking, "Where is the LORD?" The experts in the law no longer knew Me, and the rulers rebelled against Me. The prophets prophesied by Baal and followed useless idols.
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