Joel 1:15

“Alas for the day! for the day of the LORD is at hand, and as a destruction from the Almighty shall it come.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Alas for the day: for the day of the Lord is at hand, and as a destruction from the Almightie shall it come.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Alas for the day! For the day of the LORD is near, And it will come as destruction from the Almighty.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Alas for the day! for the day of Jehovah is at hand, and as destruction from the Almighty shall it come.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Sorrow for the day! for the day of the Lord is near, and as destruction from the Ruler of all it will come.
- Basic English Bible

Alas for the day! for the day of Jehovah is at hand, and as destruction from the Almighty shall it come.
- Darby Bible

Alas for the day! for the day of the LORD is at hand, and as a destruction from the Almighty shall it come.
- Webster's Bible

Alas for the day! For the day of Yahweh is at hand, and it will come as destruction from the Almighty.
- World English Bible

And cry unto Jehovah, `Alas for the day! For near [is] a day of Jehovah, And as destruction from the mighty it cometh.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Alas for the day! for the day of the LORD is at hand, and as a destruction from the Almighty shall it come.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Joel 1:15


1:15 The day of the Lord - A day of greater trouble than yet they felt, troubles which God will heap upon them. Shall it come - Unless fasting, prayers and amendment prevent.


Discussion for Joel 1:15

  • Faithfull for verse 15
    Joel 1 15 Alas for the day for the day of the LORD is at hand and as a destruction from the Almighty shall it come For the terrible day of the Lord is upon us that day no sane man should ever hope for evil and wickedness everywhere sadness death and stench little food on land or in the sea man eating of things sacrificed unto idols in order to eat but still shall not be satisfied fear on every side no where to hid no where to run their confederates have all gone their own ways will we find a fast unto repenting or should the Lord put an end to us

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