Obadiah 1:17

“But upon mount Zion shall be deliverance, and there shall be holiness; and the house of Jacob shall possess their possessions.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Obadiah 1:17

But vpon mount Zion shall be deliuerance, and there shall be holinesse, and the house of Iacob shall possesse their possessions.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But on Mount Zion there will be those who escape, And it will be holy. And the house of Jacob will possess their possessions.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But in mount Zion there shall be those that escape, and it shall be holy; and the house of Jacob shall possess their possessions.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But in Mount Zion some will be kept safe, and it will be holy; and the children of Jacob will take their heritage.
- Basic English Bible

But upon mount Zion shall there be deliverance, and it shall be holy; and the house of Jacob shall possess their possessions.
- Darby Bible

But upon mount Zion shall be deliverance, and there shall be holiness; and the house of Jacob shall possess their possessions.
- Webster's Bible

But in Mount Zion, there will be those who escape, and it will be holy. The house of Jacob will possess their possessions.
- World English Bible

And in mount Zion there is an escape, And it hath been holy, And the house of Jacob have possessed their possessions.
- Youngs Literal Bible

But in mount Zion there shall be those that escape, and it shall be holy; and the house of Jacob shall possess their possessions.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Obadiah 1:17

Wesley's Notes for Obadiah 1:17


1:17 Zion - Literally this refers to the Jews: typically to the gospel - church. Deliverance - A remnant that shall be delivered by Cyrus, a type of Israel's redemption by Christ. Holiness - The temple, the city, the people returned from captivity shall be holy to the Lord. Their possessions - Their own ancient possessions.


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