Ezekiel 15:4

“Behold, it is cast into the fire for fuel; the fire devoureth both the ends of it, and the midst of it is burned. Is it meet for any work?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Behold, it is cast into the fire for fewell: the fire deuoureth both the ends of it, and the middest of it is burnt. Is it meete for any worke?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"If it has been put into the fire for fuel, {and} the fire has consumed both of its ends and its middle part has been charred, is it {then} useful for anything?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Behold, it is cast into the fire for fuel; the fire hath devoured both the ends of it, and the midst of it is burned: is it profitable for any work?
- American Standard Version (1901)

See, it is put into the fire for burning: the fire has made a meal of its two ends and the middle part of it is burned; is it good for any work?
- Basic English Bible

Behold, it is given to the fire for fuel: the fire consumeth both the ends of it, and the midst of it is burned; is it fit for [any] work?
- Darby Bible

Behold, it is cast into the fire for fuel; the fire devoureth both the ends of it, and the midst of it is burned. Is it suitable for any work?
- Webster's Bible

Behold, it is cast into the fire for fuel; the fire has devoured both its ends, and its midst is burned: is it profitable for any work?
- World English Bible

Lo, to the fire it hath been given for fuel, Its two ends hath the fire eaten, And its midst hath been scorched! Is it profitable for work?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Behold, it is cast into the fire for fuel; the fire hath devoured both the ends of it, and the midst of it is singed; is it profitable for any work?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 15:4


15:4 For fuel - When for its barrenness it is cut down, it is fit only to burn.


Discussion for Ezekiel 15:4

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