Deuteronomy 28:43

“The stranger that is within thee shall get up above thee very high; and thou shalt come down very low.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The stranger that is within thee shall get vp aboue thee very high: and thou shalt come downe very low.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The alien who is among you shall rise above you higher and higher, but you will go down lower and lower.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The sojourner that is in the midst of thee shall mount up above thee higher and higher; and thou shalt come down lower and lower.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The man from a strange land who is living among you will be lifted up higher and higher over you, while you go down lower and lower.
- Basic English Bible

The sojourner that is in thy midst shall rise above thee higher and higher, and thou shalt sink down lower and lower.
- Darby Bible

The stranger that is within thee shall rise above thee very high; and thou shalt come down very low.
- Webster's Bible

The foreigner who is in the midst of you shall mount up above you higher and higher; and you shall come down lower and lower.
- World English Bible

the sojourner who [is] in thy midst goeth up above thee very high, and thou goest down very low;
- Youngs Literal Bible

The stranger that is in the midst of thee shall mount up above thee higher and higher; and thou shalt come down lower and lower.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Deuteronomy 28:43


28:43 Within thee - Within thy gates; who formerly honoured and served thee, and were some of them glad of the crumbs which fell from thy table.


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