Ezekiel 33:6

“But if the watchman see the sword come, and blow not the trumpet, and the people be not warned; if the sword come, and take any person from among them, he is taken away in his iniquity; but his blood will I require at the watchman's hand.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But if the watchman see the sword come, and blow not the trumpet, and the people be not warned: if the sword come and take any person from among them, he is taken away in his iniquitie: but his blood will I require at the watchmans hand.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'But if the watchman sees the sword coming and does not blow the trumpet and the people are not warned, and a sword comes and takes a person from them, he is taken away in his iniquity; but his blood I will require from the watchman's hand.'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But if the watchman see the sword come, and blow not the trumpet, and the people be not warned, and the sword come, and take any person from among them; he is taken away in his iniquity, but his blood will I require at the watchman's hand.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But if the watchman sees the sword coming, and does not give a note on the horn, and the people have no word of the danger, and the sword comes and takes any person from among them; he will be taken away in his sin, but I will make the watchman responsible for his blood.
- Basic English Bible

But if the watchman see the sword coming, and blow not the trumpet, and the people be not warned, if the sword come and take a person from among them, he is taken away in his iniquity; but his blood will I require at the watchman's hand.
- Darby Bible

But if the watchman shall see the sword come, and blow not the trumpet, and the people be not warned; if the sword shall come, and take any person from among them, he is taken away in his iniquity; but his blood will I require at the watchman's hand.
- Webster's Bible

But if the watchman sees the sword come, and doesn't blow the trumpet, and the people aren't warned, and the sword comes, and take any person from among them; he is taken away in his iniquity, but his blood will I require at the watchman's hand.
- World English Bible

And the watchman, when he seeth the sword coming in, And he hath not blown with a trumpet, And the people hath not been warned, And come in doth a sword, And taketh away of them -- a soul, He in his iniquity is taken away, And his blood from the hand of the watchman I require.
- Youngs Literal Bible

But if the watchman see the sword come, and blow not the horn, and the people be not warned, and the sword do come, and take any person from among them, he is taken away in his iniquity, but his blood will I require at the watchman's hand.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 33:6


33:6 Is taken away - Punished by the Lord for his sin.


Discussion for Ezekiel 33

  • Japheth
    In this chap we read about watchman we r the watchmen we have to watch for God Kingdom because we don't know when He will come and do our judgement we all have to just watch as it is also written in New testament
  • Doris K Colter
    The watchman is to warning the people that they must turn from their wicked ways and live.
  • Ezekiel 33 seems to be more of an end time message
  • Edwin Kodwo Takyi
    God is soo good that He 's ready to forget and remember your sins no more if you repent though others might criticise you because of the heinous sins you 've committed, but, don 't be dismayed, repent and you will be saved, for God is our Judge.
  • Beulah Ambaza
    I ought to be my brothers keeper.
  • Meshack Henry Otieno
    We will be answerable to our friend 's and enemy 's sins on the judgment day, so let us not rejoice when they make mistakes or sin but let us make sure that we point out their iniquities for our own sake. We have the power to forgive them and to ensure they pay for their own sins.

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