Ezekiel 38:19

“For in my jealousy and in the fire of my wrath have I spoken, Surely in that day there shall be a great shaking in the land of Israel;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For in my iealousie, and in the fire of my wrath haue I spoken: surely in that day, there shall be a great shaking in the land of Israel.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"In My zeal and in My blazing wrath I declare {that} on that day there will surely be a great earthquake in the land of Israel.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For in my jealousy and in the fire of my wrath have I spoken, Surely in that day there shall be a great shaking in the land of Israel;
- American Standard Version (1901)

For in the fire of my wrath I have said, Truly, in that day there will be a great shaking in the land of Israel;
- Basic English Bible

for in my jealousy, in the fire of my wrath have I spoken, Verily in that day there shall be a great shaking in the land of Israel;
- Darby Bible

For in my jealousy and in the fire of my wrath have I spoken, Surely in that day there shall be a great shaking in the land of Israel.
- Webster's Bible

For in my jealousy and in the fire of my wrath have I spoken, Surely in that day there shall be a great shaking in the land of Israel;
- World English Bible

And in My zeal, in the fire of My wrath, I have spoken: Is there not in that day a great rushing on the land of Israel?
- Youngs Literal Bible

For in My jealousy and in the fire of My wrath have I spoken: Surely in that day there shall be a great shaking in the land of Israel;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 38:19


38:19 For - For my own people, and for mine own glory. Have I spoken - Against mine enemies Gog, and all his herd. A great shaking - A great disturbance and tumult, like an earthquake.


Discussion for Ezekiel 38

  • Katrina
    Iran is Persia, it' all those nation out of the old roman empire

  • Steve
    The countries referred to as "Sheba and Dedan" seem to refer to south Arabia which we call the present day "Gulf States", according to Wikipedia.
  • BSP
    Verses 18 to 23 are a very vivid description of Jehovah's war against his enemies. Before they are destroyed they will know that Jehovah is the true God and he is bringing judgement on them.
  • Gail Charlton
    RE, your comment that God will make it appear that he is a great and holy God He won't make it appear anything for He is a Great and Holy God He is the only GOD
  • Hugh
    perhaps this peace might be better understood as to be security
  • Aaron Roberts
    Marvins---are you really saying they had a word to transcribe Truck?

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