Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

Son of man, set thy face toward the sons of Ammon, and prophesy against them.

New American Standard Bible

“Son of man, set your face toward the sons of Ammon and prophesy against them,

King James Version

Son of man, set thy face against the Ammonites, and prophesy against them;

Holman Bible

“Son of man, turn your face toward the Ammonites and prophesy against them.

International Standard Version

"Son of Man, turn your attention to the descendants of Ammon and rebuke them.

American Standard Version

Son of man, set thy face toward the children of Ammon, and prophesy against them:

Amplified

“Son of man, set your face toward the Ammonites and prophesy against them.

Bible in Basic English

Son of man, let your face be turned to the children of Ammon, and be a prophet against them:

Darby Translation

Son of man, set thy face against the children of Ammon, and prophesy against them;

Julia Smith Translation

Son of man, set thy face against the sons of Ammon, and prophesy against them.

King James 2000

Son of man, set your face against the Ammonites, and prophesy against them;

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Son of man, set your face toward the {Ammonites} and prophesy against them,

Modern King James verseion

Son of man, set your face against the Ammonites and prophesy against them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Thou son of man, set thy face against the Ammonites, prophesy upon them,

NET Bible

"Son of man, turn toward the Ammonites and prophesy against them.

New Heart English Bible

"Son of man, set your face toward the children of Ammon, and prophesy against them:

The Emphasized Bible

Son of man Set thy face against the sons of Ammon, - and prophesy against them.

Webster

Son of man, set thy face against the Ammonites, and prophesy against them;

World English Bible

Son of man, set your face toward the children of Ammon, and prophesy against them:

Youngs Literal Translation

'Son of man, set thy face unto the sons of Ammon, and prophesy against them;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
of man
אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

set
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

and prophesy
נבא 
Naba' 
Usage: 115

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Context Readings

Judgment Upon Various Gentile Nations

1 And the word of LORD came to me, saying, 2 Son of man, set thy face toward the sons of Ammon, and prophesy against them. 3 And say to the sons of Ammon, Hear the word of lord LORD. Thus says lord LORD: Because thou said, Aha, against my sanctuary when it was profaned, and against the land of Israel when it was made desolate, and against the house of Ju


Cross References

Jeremiah 49:1-6

Concerning the sons of Ammon. Thus says LORD: Has Israel no sons? Has he no heir? Why then does Malcam possess Gad, and his people dwell in the cities thereof?

Ezekiel 6:2

Son of man, set thy face toward the mountains of Israel, and prophesy to them,

Amos 1:13-15

Thus says LORD: For three transgressions of the sons of Ammon, yea, for four, I will not turn away the punishment of it, because they have ripped up the women with child of Gilead, that they may enlarge their border.

Genesis 19:38

And the younger, she also bore a son, and called his name Ben-ammi. The same is the father of the sons of Ammon to this day.

Jeremiah 9:25-26

Behold, the days come, says LORD, that I will punish all those who are circumcised in [their] uncircumcision:

Jeremiah 25:21

Edom, and Moab, and the sons of Ammon,

Jeremiah 27:3

And send them to the king of Edom, and to the king of Moab, and to the king of the sons of Ammon, and to the king of Tyre, and to the king of Sidon, by the hand of the messengers who come to Jerusalem to Zedekiah king of Judah.

Ezekiel 20:46

Son of man, set thy face toward the south, and drop [thy word] toward the south, and prophesy against the forest of the field in the South.

Ezekiel 21:2

Son of man, set thy face toward Jerusalem, and drop [thy word] toward the sanctuaries, and prophesy against the land of Israel.

Ezekiel 21:28-32

And thou, son of man, prophesy, and say, Thus says lord LORD concerning the sons of Ammon, and concerning their reproach. And say thou, A sword, a sword is drawn. It is polished for the slaughter, to cause it to devour, that it may

Ezekiel 35:2

Son of man, set thy face against mount Seir, and prophesy against it.

Zephaniah 2:8-11

I have heard the reproach of Moab, and the revilings of the sons of Ammon, with which they have reproached my people, and magnified themselves against their border.

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