Ezekiel 23:35

“Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; Because thou hast forgotten me, and cast me behind thy back, therefore bear thou also thy lewdness and thy whoredoms.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Therefore thus sayth the Lord God, Because thou hast forgotten me, and cast me behinde thy backe, therfore beare thou also thy lewdnesse, and thy whoredomes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Therefore, thus says the Lord GOD, 'Because you have forgotten Me and cast Me behind your back, bear now the {punishment} of your lewdness and your harlotries.'"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Therefore thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Because thou hast forgotten me, and cast me behind thy back, therefore bear thou also thy lewdness and thy whoredoms.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So this is what the Lord has said: Because you have not kept me in your memory, and because your back has been turned to me, you will even undergo the punishment of your evil designs and your loose ways.
- Basic English Bible

Therefore thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Because thou hast forgotten me, and cast me behind thy back, therefore bear thou also thy lewdness and thy fornications.
- Darby Bible

Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; Because thou hast forgotten me, and cast me behind thy back, therefore bear thou also thy lewdness and thy prostitutions.
- Webster's Bible

Therefore thus says the Lord Yahweh: Because you have forgotten me, and cast me behind your back, therefore you also bear your lewdness and your prostitution.
- World English Bible

Therefore, thus said the Lord Jehovah: Because thou hast forgotten Me, And thou dost cast Me behind thy back, Even thou also bear thy wickedness and thy whoredoms.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD: Because thou hast forgotten Me, and cast Me behind thy back, therefore bear thou also thy lewdness and thy harlotries.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 23:35


23:35 Bear thou - The guilt, I will impute it, the punishment, I will not pardon it.


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