Ezra 1:9

“And this is the number of them: thirtie chargers of golde, a thousand chargers of siluer, nine and twentie kniues:”

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Other Translations

And this [is] the number of them: thirty chargers of gold, a thousand chargers of silver, nine and twenty knives,
- King James Version

Now this {was} their number: 30 gold dishes, 1,000 silver dishes, 29 duplicates;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And this is the number of them: thirty platters of gold, a thousand platters of silver, nine and twenty knives,
- American Standard Version (1901)

And this is the number of them: there were thirty gold plates, a thousand silver plates, twenty-nine knives,
- Basic English Bible

And this is the number of them: thirty chargers of gold, a thousand chargers of silver, nine-and-twenty knives,
- Darby Bible

And this is the number of them: thirty chargers of gold, a thousand chargers of silver, nine and twenty knives,
- Webster's Bible

This is the number of them: thirty platters of gold, one thousand platters of silver, twenty-nine knives,
- World English Bible

And this [is] their number: dishes of gold thirty, dishes of silver a thousand, knives nine and twenty,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And this is the number of them: thirty basins of gold, a thousand basins of silver, nine and twenty knives;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Ezra 1

  • Si13ntk40s
    When he asks for an offering, don't present something that wastes and rots like silver and gold. Life was granted to you, the only thing you can offer is yourself.
  • Eric
    Question? Cyrus the king, was he not the son of Ester??
  • BSP
    Verse 1: This shows that Jehovah God can move the hearts of kings in order to fulfill his purpose.
  • Irene123
    I love how the Lord Jesus works in ones life; and the sinners think it's their own idea. yes, many th'ots ln actions are of satan, but - they're allowed of God. Man has 'free will', but what he chooses comes from either satan or God. I love God's way because I know He's always aware of what's going on in our lives.
  • Wale
    Our God is God of all, He control every man both kings and followers. He uses anybody at anytime in fulfilment of his professes. The riches and prosperity comes from him to be useful for his glory alone. The children of God should continue faithful and trust him for their needs, he will supply us all our needs according to his glory.
  • Anthony Allen
    God can and He will provide, and if we have zeal to do God's plan for our life He will God will make a way I we need to do is trust Him.

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