Obadiah 1:10

“For thy violence against thy brother Jacob shame shall cover thee, and thou shalt be cut off for ever.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Obadiah 1:10

For thy violence against thy brother Iacob shame shall couer thee, and thou shalt be cut off for euer.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Because of violence to your brother Jacob, You will be covered {with} shame, And you will be cut off forever.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For the violence done to thy brother Jacob, shame shall cover thee, and thou shalt be cut off for ever.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because you were the cause of violent death and because of your cruel behaviour to your brother Jacob, you will be covered with shame and will be cut off for ever.
- Basic English Bible

Because of violence against thy brother Jacob, shame shall cover thee, and thou shalt be cut off for ever.
- Darby Bible

For thy violence against thy brother Jacob shame shall cover thee, and thou shalt be cut off for ever.
- Webster's Bible

For the violence done to your brother Jacob, shame will cover you, and you will be cut off forever.
- World English Bible

For slaughter, for violence [to] thy brother Jacob, Cover thee doth shame, And thou hast been cut off -- to the age.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For the violence done to thy brother Jacob shame shall cover thee, and thou shalt be cut off for ever.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Obadiah 1:10

Wesley's Notes for Obadiah 1:10


1:9 Teman - A principal city of Idumea.

1:11 In the day - During the war which the Babylonians made upon Judea. Stoodest - Didst set thyself in battle array against thy brother. Jerusalem - Upon the citizens and their goods. As one of them - As merciless and insolent as any of them.

1:12 Looked - With joy on the affliction. A stranger - As a stranger, one who had no more right to any thing in the land. Proudly - Vaunting over the Jews, when Jerusalem was taken.


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