Ezekiel 14:17

“ Or if I bring a sword vpon that land, and say, Sword, goe through the lande, so that I cut off man and beast from it:”

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Other Translations

Or [if] I bring a sword upon that land, and say, Sword, go through the land; so that I cut off man and beast from it:
- King James Version

"Or {if} I should bring a sword on that country and say, 'Let the sword pass through the country and cut off man and beast from it,'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Or if I bring a sword upon that land, and say, Sword, go through the land; so that I cut off from it man and beast;
- American Standard Version (1901)

Or if I send a sword against that land, and say, Sword, go through the land, cutting off from it man and beast:
- Basic English Bible

Or [if] I bring the sword upon that land, and say, Sword, go through the land, so that I cut off man and beast from it,
- Darby Bible

Or if I bring a sword upon that land, and say, Sword, go through the land; so that I cut off man and beast from it:
- Webster's Bible

Or if I bring a sword on that land, and say, Sword, go through the land; so that I cut off from it man and animal;
- World English Bible

`Or -- a sword I bring in against that land, and I have said: Sword, thou dost pass over through the land, and I have cut off from it man and beast --
- Youngs Literal Bible

Or if I bring a sword upon that land, and say: Let the sword go through the land, so that I cut off from it man and beast;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 14:17


14:17 That land - What land soever it be.


Discussion for Ezekiel 14

  • AMS
    Lev.26:40-42 If they shall confess their iniquity...with their trespass which they trespassed against me, and that also they have walked contrary unto me; And that I also have walked contrary unto them...if then their uncircumcised hearts be humbled, and they then accept of the punishment of their iniquity:
    Then will I remember my covenant with Jacob. Salvation- A circumcised heart. Romans2:28-29
  • Shumani Joyce Ndou
    We will be judge buy our wrong doing , as God he doesn't want to see us worship the Idols and consult the false prophet. want we have to do we need serve God in truth and in spirit lets trust God with everything we do he will help us Amen.
  • Brigida Solis
    Ezekiel 14:14 we are responsible for our own sins we will be judged for our own sins however we must continue to profess and preach the salvation of our LORD and SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST to family ,friends and foe! Praise GOD
  • BSP
    Verse 14~Daniel was a young man when he was mentioned here with faithful men like Noah and Job. This shows that he developed a pattern of faithful service to Jehovah God and one is never to young to develop a personal relationship with God.
  • BSP
    Verse 16: Family relationships will not decide whether one will be spared and live through Jehovah's day. Each must personally build a relationship with Jehovah God.
  • A disciple
    Steve; I have been reading these again recently also. Its hard to put into words just how to aptly express; but this is the pronouncement of doom that will mean wailing and gnashing of teeth for this kind of people here spoken of. This conclusion of God to forsake them, comes from Him whose understanding is higher than there is any number to measure it; and has found that there is no remedy.

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