Joel 1:16

“Is not the meat cut off before our eyes, yea, joy and gladness from the house of our God?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Joel 1:16

Is not the meate cut off before your eyes, yea ioy and gladnesse from the house of our God?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Has not food been cut off before our eyes, Gladness and joy from the house of our God?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Is not the food cut off before our eyes, `yea', joy and gladness from the house of our God?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Is not food cut off before our eyes? joy and delight from the house of our God?
- Basic English Bible

Is not the food cut off before our eyes, joy and gladness from the house of our God?
- Darby Bible

Is not the food cut off before our eyes, and joy and gladness from the house of our God?
- Webster's Bible

Isn't the food cut off before our eyes; joy and gladness from the house of our God?
- World English Bible

Is not before our eyes food cut off? From the house of our God joy and rejoicing?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Is not the food cut off before our eyes, yea, joy and gladness from the house of our God?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Joel 1:16

Wesley's Notes for Joel 1:16


1:16 Cut off - Devoured by locusts, or withered with drought.


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