Ezekiel 9:7

“And he said unto them, Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slain: go ye forth. And they went forth, and slew in the city.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And hee sayd vnto them, Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slaine, goe ye forth: and they went forth and slew in the citie.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And He said to them, "Defile the temple and fill the courts with the slain. Go out! Thus they went out and struck down {the people} in the city."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he said unto them, Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slain: go ye forth. And they went forth, and smote in the city.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he said to them, Make the house unclean, make the open places full of dead: go forward and send destruction on the town.
- Basic English Bible

And he said unto them, Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slain: go forth. And they went forth, and smote in the city.
- Darby Bible

And he said to them, Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slain: go ye forth. And they went forth, and slew in the city.
- Webster's Bible

He said to them, Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slain. Go forth! They went forth, and struck in the city.
- World English Bible

And they begin among the aged men who [are] before the house, and He saith unto them, `Defile the house, and fill the courts with the wounded, go forth.' And they have gone forth and have smitten in the city.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And He said unto them: 'Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slain; go ye forth.' And they went forth, and smote in the city.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 9:7


9:7 And slew - The slaughter also was in vision.


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