Joel 3:5

“Because ye have taken my silver and my gold, and have carried into your temples my goodly pleasant things:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Because yee haue taken my siluer and my gold, and haue caried into your temples my goodly pleasant things.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Since you have taken My silver and My gold, brought My precious treasures to your temples,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Forasmuch as ye have taken my silver and my gold, and have carried into your temples my goodly precious things,
- American Standard Version (1901)

For you have taken my silver and my gold, putting in the houses of your gods my beautiful and pleasing things.
- Basic English Bible

because ye have taken my silver and my gold, and have carried into your temples my beautiful pleasant things,
- Darby Bible

Because ye have taken my silver and my gold, and have carried into your temples my goodly pleasant things.
- Webster's Bible

Because you have taken my silver and my gold, and have carried my finest treasures into your temples,
- World English Bible

In that My silver and My gold ye took, And My desirable things that are good, Ye have brought in to your temples.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(4:5) Forasmuch as ye have taken My silver and My gold, and have carried into your temples My goodly treasures;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Joel 3:5


3:5 Taken - Either as part of the spoil, or as part of your pay. My silver - Silver and gold vessels dedicated to my service.


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