Deuteronomy 28:7

“The LORD shall cause thine enemies that rise up against thee to be smitten before thy face: they shall come out against thee one way, and flee before thee seven ways.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The Lord shall cause thine enemies that rise vp against thee, to bee smitten before thy face: they shall come out against thee one way, and flee before thee seuen wayes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The LORD shall cause your enemies who rise up against you to be defeated before you; they will come out against you one way and will flee before you seven ways.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jehovah will cause thine enemies that rise up against thee to be smitten before thee: they shall come out against thee one way, and shall flee before thee seven ways.
- American Standard Version (1901)

By the power of the Lord, those who take arms against you will be overcome before you: they will come out against you one way, and will go in flight from you seven ways.
- Basic English Bible

Jehovah will give up, smitten before thee, thine enemies that rise up against thee; they shall come out against thee one way, and by seven ways shall they flee before thee.
- Darby Bible

The LORD shall cause thy enemies that rise up against thee to be smitten before thy face: they shall come out against thee one way, and flee before thee seven ways.
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh will cause your enemies who rise up against you to be struck before you. They will come out against you one way, and will flee before you seven ways.
- World English Bible

`Jehovah giveth thine enemies, who are rising up against thee -- smitten before thy face; in one way they come out unto thee, and in seven ways they flee before thee.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The LORD will cause thine enemies that rise up against thee to be smitten before thee; they shall come out against thee one way, and shall flee before thee seven ways.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Deuteronomy 28

  • Yunana Amos Ambisa
    It is a blessing to obey God Words.
  • BaNathShal Ahayah
    This chapter by far reveals who the Children of Israel are today and what would befall them. If they chose to obey they would receive the blessings, if the disobeyed..the curses. These curses from verses 15-68 describe what happened to the Children of Israel till today. The last verse is a huge clue of who went into slavery in "ships and sold as bondmen and bondwomen, that is the so-called Negro.
  • BSP
    Verse 15 shows that we have to obey Jehovah's commands in order to receive his blessing and when we disobey those commands we will not receive his blessing and reap bitter consequences.
  • ANDY CLEMENT MUMUNI
    This is splendid ah d amazing.
    I love this Deuteronomy 28, is so good.
  • This is happening now, but not yet of cannibalism,but of trade of child porn, sex slaves...women giving heir children to keep a man, child molestation..children having children to stay on welfare...children killing children""this world is eating souls
  • Evelyn fellabom
    He is lord,the truth shall set you free. He is almighty our lord can do anything. Amen for being in my life lord.amen.

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