Zechariah 14:12

“And this shall be the plague wherewith the LORD will smite all the people that have fought against Jerusalem; Their flesh shall consume away while they stand upon their feet, and their eyes shall consume away in their holes, and their tongue shall consume away in their mouth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And this shall be the plague, wherewith the Lord will smite all the people, that haue fought against Ierusalem: their flesh shall consume away, while they stand vpon their feete, and their eyes shall consume away in their holes, and their tongue shall consume away in their mouth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now this will be the plague with which the LORD will strike all the peoples who have gone to war against Jerusalem; their flesh will rot while they stand on their feet, and their eyes will rot in their sockets, and their tongue will rot in their mouth.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And this shall be the plague wherewith Jehovah will smite all the peoples that have warred against Jerusalem: their flesh shall consume away while they stand upon their feet, and their eyes shall consume away in their sockets, and their tongue shall consume away in their mouth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And this will be the disease which the Lord will send on all the peoples which have been warring against Jerusalem: their flesh will be wasted away while they are on their feet, their eyes will be wasted in their heads and their tongues in their mouths.
- Basic English Bible

And this shall be the plague wherewith Jehovah will smite all the peoples that have warred against Jerusalem: their flesh shall consume away while they stand upon their feet, and their eyes shall consume away in their holes, and their tongue shall consume away in their mouth.
- Darby Bible

And this shall be the plague with which the LORD will smite all the people that have fought against Jerusalem; Their flesh shall consume away while they stand upon their feet, and their eyes shall consume away in their holes, and their tongue shall consume away in their mouth.
- Webster's Bible

This will be the plague with which Yahweh will strike all the peoples who have warred against Jerusalem: their flesh will consume away while they stand on their feet, and their eyes will consume away in their sockets, and their tongue will consume away in their mouth.
- World English Bible

And this is the plague with which Jehovah Doth plague all the peoples who have warred against Jerusalem, He hath consumed away its flesh, And it is standing on its feet, And its eyes are consumed in their holes, And its tongue is consumed in their mouth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And this shall be the plague wherewith the LORD will smite all the peoples that have warred against Jerusalem: their flesh shall consume away while they stand upon their feet, and their eyes shall consume away in their sockets, and their tongue shall consume away in their mouth.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Zechariah 14

  • Johnny
    Zechariah 12,13,14 is the Golden Age and the Great Tribulation that leads up to it. During the 1,000 year reign of Christ the flesh of men will still sin and attempt to de-throne God. Jeremiah 17:9 The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked: who can know it?
  • Rev. Roy Trepanier for verse 12
    This Scripture is a perfect description of the results of a nuclear blast and could refer to the war of Psalm 83, the Oracle of Damascus in Ezekial 17:1, or both. These events on the prophetic timetable are also both very imminent, almost momentarily so, in my humble opinion. Rev. Roy....
  • Robert
    Chapter 14 is Zechariah 's prophesy of the Battle of Armageddon and Millenial Reign of Christ. Only those saved through the redeeming blood of Jesus Christ will be there. Rev.19:11 we will return with Him. He will rule for a thousand years of peace on earth and ALL nations of people that are left will come to Jerusalem to worship Him.
  • Anonymous
    The day is close at hand. All glory and honor be to Him forever and always.
  • Raymond bennett
    Zechariah speak of many events, but verse 20,21 i am sure is yet future and with God 's help i want to be there when it happen.
  • one glorious day unto the Lord.

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