Ezekiel 29:6

“And all the inhabitants of Egypt shall know that I am the LORD, because they have been a staff of reed to the house of Israel.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Ezekiel 29:6

And all the inhabitants of Egypt shall know that I am the Lord, because they haue bene a staffe of reede to the house of Israel.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Then all the inhabitants of Egypt will know that I am the LORD, Because they have been {only} a staff {made} of reed to the house of Israel.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And all the inhabitants of Egypt shall know that I am Jehovah, because they have been a staff of reed to the house of Israel.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And it will be clear to all the people of Egypt that I am the Lord, because you have been a false support to the children of Israel.
- Basic English Bible

And all the inhabitants of Egypt shall know that I [am] Jehovah, because they have been a staff of reed to the house of Israel.
- Darby Bible

And all the inhabitants of Egypt shall know that I am the LORD, because they have been a staff of reed to the house of Israel.
- Webster's Bible

All the inhabitants of Egypt will know that I am Yahweh, because they have been a staff of reed to the house of Israel.
- World English Bible

And known have all inhabitants of Egypt That I [am] Jehovah, Because of their being a staff of reed to the house of Israel.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And all the inhabitants of Egypt shall know that I am the LORD, because they have been a staff of reed to the house of Israel.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Ezekiel 29:6

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 29:6


29:4 Put hooks - The Allegory is continued. The fish - The people of Egypt. To stick - To adhere to their king.

29:5 Leave thee - When thus brought out, I will leave thee. The wilderness - The deserts of Libya and Syene. All the fish - The whole army of the Egyptians. The open fields - There was this king and his army ruined. Gathered - These were not buried, but left in the wilderness, a prey to wild beasts, and birds.

29:7 Rent - Didst them much mischief instead of benefiting them, as thou hast promised, #Jer 37:7|.


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