Parallel Verses

NET Bible

"'Therefore this is what the sovereign Lord says: Woe to the city of bloodshed! I will also make the pile high.

New American Standard Bible

‘Therefore, thus says the Lord God,
Woe to the bloody city!
I also will make the pile great.

King James Version

Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; Woe to the bloody city! I will even make the pile for fire great.

Holman Bible

Therefore, this is what the Lord God says:

Woe to the city of bloodshed!
I Myself will make the pile of kindling large.

International Standard Version

"Therefore this is what the Lord GOD says: "How terrible it is for that blood-filled city I'm also going to add to my pile of kindling.

A Conservative Version

Therefore thus says lord LORD: Woe to the bloody city! I also will make the pile great.

American Standard Version

Therefore thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Woe to the bloody city! I also will make the pile great.

Amplified


‘Therefore, thus says the Lord God,
“Woe to the bloody city!
I will also make the pile [of wood] high.

Bible in Basic English

For this cause the Lord has said: A curse is on the town of blood! and I will make great the burning mass.

Darby Translation

Therefore thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Woe to the bloody city! I also will make the pile great.

Julia Smith Translation

For this, thus said the Lord Jehovah: Wo to the city of bloods! I will make her pile great

King James 2000

Therefore thus says the Lord GOD; Woe to the bloody city! I will even make the pile for fire great.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Therefore thus says the Lord Yahweh: "Woe [to] the city of bloodguilt! I, even I, will make the pile of wood great!

Modern King James verseion

So the Lord Jehovah says this: Woe to the bloody city! I will even heap on the pile.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Wherefore, thus sayeth the LORD God: O woe be unto that bloodthirsty city, for whom I will prepare a heap of wood.

New Heart English Bible

"Therefore thus says the Lord GOD: 'Woe to the bloody city. I also will make the pile great.

The Emphasized Bible

Wherefore Thus, saith My Lord Yahweh, Woe! city of bloodshed, - Even I myself, will make large the pe.

Webster

Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; Woe to the bloody city! I will even make the pile for fire great.

World English Bible

Therefore thus says the Lord Yahweh: Woe to the bloody city! I also will make the pile great.

Youngs Literal Translation

Therefore, thus said the Lord Jehovah: Woe to the city of blood, yea, I -- I make great the pile.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
the Lord
אדני 
'Adonay 
Usage: 438

God
יהוה 
Y@hovih 
Usage: 302

Woe
אוי 
'owy 
Usage: 24

to the bloody
דּם 
Dam 
Usage: 359

עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

I will even make the pile
מדרה מדוּרה 
M@duwrah 
Usage: 2

Context Readings

The Boiling Pot And The Death Of Ezekiel's Wife

8 To arouse anger, to take vengeance, I have placed her blood on an exposed rock so that it cannot be covered up. 9 "'Therefore this is what the sovereign Lord says: Woe to the city of bloodshed! I will also make the pile high. 10 Pile up the bones, kindle the fire; cook the meat well, mix in the spices, let the bones be charred.


Cross References

Isaiah 30:33

For the burial place is already prepared; it has been made deep and wide for the king. The firewood is piled high on it. The Lord's breath, like a stream flowing with brimstone, will ignite it.

Ezekiel 24:6

"'Therefore this is what the sovereign Lord says: Woe to the city of bloodshed, the pot whose rot is in it, whose rot has not been removed from it! Empty it piece by piece. No lot has fallen on it.

Habakkuk 2:12

The one who builds a city by bloodshed is as good as dead -- he who starts a town by unjust deeds.

Isaiah 31:9

They will surrender their stronghold because of fear; their officers will be afraid of the Lord's battle flag." This is what the Lord says -- the one whose fire is in Zion, whose firepot is in Jerusalem.

Ezekiel 22:19-22

Therefore this is what the sovereign Lord says: 'Because all of you have become slag, look out! -- I am about to gather you in the middle of Jerusalem.

Ezekiel 22:31

So I have poured my anger on them, and destroyed them with the fire of my fury. I hereby repay them for what they have done, declares the sovereign Lord."

Nahum 3:1

Woe to the city guilty of bloodshed! She is full of lies; she is filled with plunder; she has hoarded her spoil!

Luke 13:34-35

O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, you who kill the prophets and stone those who are sent to you! How often I have longed to gather your children together as a hen gathers her chicks under her wings, but you would have none of it!

2 Thessalonians 1:8

With flaming fire he will mete out punishment on those who do not know God and do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus.

2 Peter 3:7-12

But by the same word the present heavens and earth have been reserved for fire, by being kept for the day of judgment and destruction of the ungodly.

Jude 1:7

So also Sodom and Gomorrah and the neighboring towns, since they indulged in sexual immorality and pursued unnatural desire in a way similar to these angels, are now displayed as an example by suffering the punishment of eternal fire.

Revelation 14:20

Then the winepress was stomped outside the city, and blood poured out of the winepress up to the height of horses' bridles for a distance of almost two hundred miles.

Revelation 16:6

because they poured out the blood of your saints and prophets, so you have given them blood to drink. They got what they deserved!"

Revelation 16:19

The great city was split into three parts and the cities of the nations collapsed. So Babylon the great was remembered before God, and was given the cup filled with the wine made of God's furious wrath.

Revelation 21:8

But to the cowards, unbelievers, detestable persons, murderers, the sexually immoral, and those who practice magic spells, idol worshipers, and all those who lie, their place will be in the lake that burns with fire and sulfur. That is the second death."

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