Ezekiel 34:5

“And they were scattered, because there is no shepherd: and they became meat to all the beasts of the field, when they were scattered.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And they were scattered because there is no shepheard: and they became meate to all the beasts of the field, when they were scattered.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"They were scattered for lack of a shepherd, and they became food for every beast of the field and were scattered.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And they were scattered, because there was no shepherd; and they became food to all the beasts of the field, and were scattered.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And they were wandering in every direction because there was no keeper: and they became food for all the beasts of the field.
- Basic English Bible

And they were scattered because there was no shepherd; and they became meat to all the beasts of the field, and were scattered.
- Darby Bible

And they were scattered, because there is no shepherd: and they became food to all the beasts of the field, when they were scattered.
- Webster's Bible

They were scattered, because there was no shepherd; and they became food to all the animals of the field, and were scattered.
- World English Bible

And they are scattered from want of a shepherd, And are for food to every beast of the field, Yea, they are scattered.
- Youngs Literal Bible

So were they scattered, because there was no shepherd; and they became food to all the beasts of the field, and were scattered.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 34:5


34:5 No shepherd - No vigilant, faithful shepherd. Became meat - Were made a prey of, and devoured by all their neighbours.


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