Joel 3:6

“The children also of Judah and the children of Jerusalem have ye sold unto the Grecians, that ye might remove them far from their border.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The children also of Iudah and the children of Ierusalem haue ye sold vnto the Grecians, that yee might remoue them farre from their border.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and sold the sons of Judah and Jerusalem to the Greeks in order to remove them far from their territory,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and have sold the children of Judah and the children of Jerusalem unto the sons of the Grecians, that ye may remove them far from their border;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the children of Judah and the children of Jerusalem you have given for a price to the sons of the Greeks, to send them far away from their land:
- Basic English Bible

and the children of Judah and the children of Jerusalem have ye sold unto the children of the Greeks, that ye might remove them far from their border.
- Darby Bible

The children also of Judah and the children of Jerusalem have ye sold to the Grecians, that ye might remove them far from their border.
- Webster's Bible

and have sold the children of Judah and the children of Jerusalem to the sons of the Greeks, that you may remove them far from their border.
- World English Bible

And sons of Judah, and sons of Jerusalem, Ye have sold to the sons of Javan, To put them far off from their border.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(4:6) the children also of Judah and the children of Jerusalem have ye sold unto the sons of Jevanim, that ye might remove them far from their border;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Joel 3:6


3:6 Remove them - That there might be no hope of their return to their country.


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