Amplified Bible, Classic Edition
17 And with whom was He irritated and provoked and grieved for forty years? Was it not with those who sinned, whose [a]dismembered bodies were strewn and left in the desert?
18 And to whom did He swear that they should not enter His rest, but to those who disobeyed [who had not listened to His word and who refused to be compliant or be persuaded]?
19 So we see that they were not able to enter [into His rest], because of their unwillingness to adhere to and trust in and rely on God [unbelief had shut them out].(A)Read full chapter
- Hebrews 3:17 Marvin Vincent, Word Studies.