Ezekiel 33:26

“Ye stand upon your sword, ye work abomination, and ye defile every one his neighbour's wife: and shall ye possess the land?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Yee stand vpon your sword; yee worke abomination, and ye defile euery one his neighbours wife, and shall ye possesse the land?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"You rely on your sword, you commit abominations and each of you defiles his neighbor's wife. Should you then possess the land?'"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Ye stand upon your sword, ye work abomination, and ye defile every one his neighbor's wife: and shall ye possess the land?
- American Standard Version (1901)

You put your faith in your swords, you do disgusting things, everyone takes his neighbour's wife: are you to have the land for your heritage?
- Basic English Bible

Ye stand upon your sword, ye work abomination, and ye defile every one his neighbour's wife; and shall ye possess the land?
- Darby Bible

Ye stand upon your sword, ye work abomination, and ye defile every one his neighbor's wife: and shall ye possess the land?
- Webster's Bible

You stand on your sword, you work abomination, and every one of you defiles his neighbor's wife: and shall you possess the land?
- World English Bible

Ye have stood on your sword, Ye have done abomination, Each the wife of his neighbour ye have defiled, And the land ye possess!
- Youngs Literal Bible

Ye stand upon your sword, ye work abomination, and ye defile every one his neighbour's wife; and shall ye possess the land?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 33:26


33:26 Ye stand - You trust to your sword; you do all with violence. Abominations - Idolatry.


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