Ezekiel 33:19

“But if the wicked turne from his wickednes, and doe that which is lawfull and right, he shall liue thereby.”

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Other Translations

But if the wicked turn from his wickedness, and do that which is lawful and right, he shall live thereby.
- King James Version

"But when the wicked turns from his wickedness and practices justice and righteousness, he will live by them.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And when the wicked turneth from his wickedness, and doeth that which is lawful and right, he shall live thereby.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when the evil man, turning away from his evil-doing, does what is ordered and right, he will get life by it.
- Basic English Bible

And when the wicked turneth from his wickedness, and doeth judgment and justice, he shall live for these things.
- Darby Bible

But if the wicked shall turn from his wickedness, and do that which is lawful and right, for that he shall live.
- Webster's Bible

When the wicked turns from his wickedness, and does that which is lawful and right, he shall live thereby.
- World English Bible

And in the turning back of the wicked from his wickedness, And he hath done judgment and righteousness, by them he liveth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And when the wicked turneth from his wickedness, and doeth that which is lawful and right, he shall live thereby.
- 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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