Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“Son of man, set your face against Mount Seir, and prophesy against it

King James Version

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

Holman Bible

“Son of man, turn your face toward Mount Seir and prophesy against it.

International Standard Version

"Son of Man, turn your attention toward Mount Seir and begin to prophesy against it.

A Conservative Version

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

American Standard Version

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

Amplified

“Son of man, set your face against Mount Seir (Edom), and prophesy against it

Bible in Basic English

Son of man, let your face be turned to Mount Seir, and be a prophet against it,

Darby Translation

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

Julia Smith Translation

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

King James 2000

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

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Son of man, set your face against the mountain of Seir and prophesy against it,

Modern King James verseion

Son of man, set your face against Mount Seir and prophesy against it.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Thou son of man, turn thy face toward the mount Seir, prophesy upon it,

NET Bible

"Son of man, turn toward Mount Seir, and prophesy against it.

New Heart English Bible

"Son of man, set your face against Mount Seir, and prophesy against it,

The Emphasized Bible

Son of man Set thy face against Mount Seir, - and prophesy against it;

Webster

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

World English Bible

Son of man, set your face against Mount Seir, and prophesy against it,

Youngs Literal Translation

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

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

הר 
Har 
Usage: 544

שׂעיר 
Se`iyr 
Usage: 39

and prophesy
נבא 
Naba' 
Usage: 115

References

Morish

Context Readings

Prophecy Directed At Edom

1 Moreover, the word of the Lord came to me saying, 2 “Son of man, set your face against Mount Seir, and prophesy against it 3 and say to it, ‘Thus says the Lord God,
“Behold, I am against you, Mount Seir,
And I will stretch out My hand against you
And make you a desolation and a waste.


Cross References

Genesis 32:3

Then Jacob sent messengers before him to his brother Esau in the land of Seir, the country of Edom.

Ezekiel 6:2

“Son of man, set your face toward the mountains of Israel, and prophesy against them

Ezekiel 25:8

‘Thus says the Lord God, “Because Moab and Seir say, ‘Behold, the house of Judah is like all the nations,’

Genesis 36:8-9

So Esau lived in the hill country of Seir; Esau is Edom.

Deuteronomy 2:5

do not provoke them, for I will not give you any of their land, even as little as a footstep because I have given Mount Seir to Esau as a possession.

Joshua 24:4

To Isaac I gave Jacob and Esau, and to Esau I gave Mount Seir to possess it; but Jacob and his sons went down to Egypt.

2 Chronicles 20:10

Now behold, the sons of Ammon and Moab and Mount Seir, whom You did not let Israel invade when they came out of the land of Egypt (they turned aside from them and did not destroy them),

2 Chronicles 20:22-23

When they began singing and praising, the Lord set ambushes against the sons of Ammon, Moab and Mount Seir, who had come against Judah; so they were routed.

2 Chronicles 25:11-14

Now Amaziah strengthened himself and led his people forth, and went to the Valley of Salt and struck down 10,000 of the sons of Seir.

Psalm 83:3-18

They make shrewd plans against Your people,
And conspire together against Your treasured ones.

Isaiah 34:1-17

Draw near, O nations, to hear; and listen, O peoples!
Let the earth and all it contains hear, and the world and all that springs from it.

Isaiah 50:7

For the Lord God helps Me,
Therefore, I am not disgraced;
Therefore, I have set My face like flint,
And I know that I will not be ashamed.

Isaiah 63:1-6

Who is this who comes from Edom,
With garments of glowing colors from Bozrah,
This One who is majestic in His apparel,
Marching in the greatness of His strength?
“It is I who speak in righteousness, mighty to save.”

Jeremiah 9:25-26

“Behold, the days are coming,” declares the Lord, “that I will punish all who are circumcised and yet uncircumcised—

Jeremiah 49:7-22

Concerning Edom.
Thus says the Lord of hosts,
“Is there no longer any wisdom in Teman?
Has good counsel been lost to the prudent?
Has their wisdom decayed?

Lamentations 4:21-22

Rejoice and be glad, O daughter of Edom,
Who dwells in the land of Uz;
But the cup will come around to you as well,
You will become drunk and make yourself naked.

Ezekiel 20:46

“Son of man, set your face toward Teman, and speak out against the south and prophesy against the forest land of the Negev,

Ezekiel 21:2

“Son of man, set your face toward Jerusalem, and speak against the sanctuaries and prophesy against the land of Israel;

Ezekiel 25:2

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

Ezekiel 25:12-14

‘Thus says the Lord God, “Because Edom has acted against the house of Judah by taking vengeance, and has incurred grievous guilt, and avenged themselves upon them,”

Ezekiel 32:29

“There also is Edom, its kings and all its princes, who for all their might are laid with those slain by the sword; they will lie with the uncircumcised and with those who go down to the pit.

Amos 1:11-12

Thus says the Lord,
“For three transgressions of Edom and for four
I will not revoke its punishment,
Because he pursued his brother with the sword,
While he stifled his compassion;
His anger also tore continually,
And he maintained his fury forever.

Obadiah 1:1

The vision of Obadiah.
Thus says the Lord God concerning Edom—
We have heard a report from the Lord,
And an envoy has been sent among the nations saying,
Arise and let us go against her for battle”—

Obadiah 1:10-14

“Because of violence to your brother Jacob,
You will be covered with shame,
And you will be cut off forever.

Ephesians 6:19

and pray on my behalf, that utterance may be given to me in the opening of my mouth, to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel,

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