Ezekiel 33:17

“ Yet the children of thy people say, The way of the Lord is not equall: but as for them, their way is not equall.”

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Other Translations

Yet the children of thy people say, The way of the Lord is not equal: but as for them, their way is not equal.
- King James Version

"Yet your fellow citizens say, 'The way of the Lord is not right,' when it is their own way that is not right.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Yet the children of thy people say, The way of the Lord is not equal: but as for them, their way is not equal.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But the children of your people say, The way of the Lord is not equal: when it is they whose way is not equal.
- Basic English Bible

Yet the children of thy people say, The way of the Lord is not equal: but as for them, their way is not equal.
- Darby Bible

Yet the children of thy people say, The way of the Lord is not equal: but as for them, their way is not equal.
- Webster's Bible

Yet the children of your people say, The way of the Lord is not equal: but as for them, their way is not equal.
- World English Bible

And the sons of thy people have said: The way of the Lord is not pondered, As to them -- their way is not pondered.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Yet the children of thy people say: The way of the Lord is not equal; but as for them, their way is not equal.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Ezekiel 33

  • Obbie Beal
    31 And they come unto thee as the people cometh, and they sit before thee as [my people,] and they hear thy words, but [they will not do them:] for with their mouth they shew much love, but their heart goeth after their covetousness. .......2018, individually and/or collectively, all nations of the world is sinking deeper by loving the lust of the flesh, eye, and pride of life. Wow! Wow! Wow!
  • BSP
    Verses 7 through 9- we can not jut sit back and not warn others. It means life or death for us and for others.
  • BSP
    Verse 32: Like a love song, many hear the Word and like how it sounds, but they never act on it.
  • BSP
    Verses 8,9: If we were not to warn the wicked then God would look at us as being blood guilty. We have a responsibility to warn others of Jehovah God's coming day.
  • Roderick Brown
    To a child of God, We are the watchmen of this time. We are called to warn the people that the Lord is coming back.
  • Doris K Colter
    The watchman is to warning the people that they must turn from their wicked ways and live.

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