Zephaniah 1:9

“In the same day also will I punish all those that leap on the threshold, which fill their masters' houses with violence and deceit.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

In the same day also wil I punish all those that leape on the threshold, which fill their masters houses with violence and deceit.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"And I will punish on that day all who leap on the {temple} threshold, Who fill the house of their lord with violence and deceit.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And in that day I will punish all those that leap over the threshold, that fill their master's house with violence and deceit.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And in that day I will send punishment on all those who come jumping over the doorstep and make their master's house full of violent behaviour and deceit.
- Basic English Bible

And in that day will I punish all those that leap over the threshold, who fill their master's house with violence and deceit.
- Darby Bible

In the same day also will I punish all those that leap on the threshhold, who fill their masters' houses with violence and deceit.
- Webster's Bible

In that day, I will punish all those who leap over the threshold, who fill their master's house with violence and deceit.
- World English Bible

And I have laid a charge on every one Who is leaping over the threshold in that day, Who are filling the house of their masters [With] violence and deceit.
- Youngs Literal Bible

In the same day also will I punish all those that leap over the threshold, that fill their master's house with violence and deceit.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Zephaniah 1:9


1:9 In the same day - At the same time. Their masters houses - Either the oppressing kings, whose officers these were, or publick officers and judges, whose servants thus spoiled the poor. Violence - Goods taken by force, by false accusations, or by suborned evidence.


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