Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

"Desecrate my Temple," he told them, "and fill its courtyard with the dead!" So they went out and began striking down people throughout the city.

New American Standard Bible

And He said to them, “Defile the temple and fill the courts with the slain. Go out!” Thus they went out and struck down the people in the city.

King James Version

And he said unto them, Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slain: go ye forth. And they went forth, and slew in the city.

Holman Bible

Then He said to them, “Defile the temple and fill the courts with the slain. Go!” So they went out killing people in the city.

A Conservative Version

And he said to them, Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slain. Go ye forth. And they went forth, and smote in the city.

American Standard Version

And he said unto them, Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slain: go ye forth. And they went forth, and smote in the city.

Amplified

And He said to the executioners, “Defile the temple and fill its courtyards with the dead. Go out!” So they went out and struck down the people in the city.

Bible in Basic English

And he said to them, Make the house unclean, make the open places full of dead: go forward and send destruction on the town.

Darby Translation

And he said unto them, Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slain: go forth. And they went forth, and smote in the city.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will say to them, Defile the house, and fill the enclosures with the wounded: go ye forth. And they went forth and struck in the city.

King James 2000

And he said unto them, Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slain: go you forth. And they went forth, and killed in the city.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he said to them, "Defile the house and fill the courtyards [with] the dead; go out! And they went out, and they killed in the city.

Modern King James verseion

And He said to them, Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slain. Go out! And they went out and killed in the city.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

for he had said unto them, "When ye have defiled the temple, and filled the court with the slain, then go your way forth." So they went out, and slew down through the city.

NET Bible

He said to them, "Defile the temple and fill the courtyards with corpses. Go!" So they went out and struck people down throughout the city.

New Heart English Bible

He said to them, "Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slain. Go forth." They went forth, and struck in the city.

The Emphasized Bible

And he said unto them Defile ye the house and fl the courts with the slain, - go ye forth! So they went forth and smote in the city. s

Webster

And he said to them, Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slain: go ye forth. And they went forth, and slew in the city.

World English Bible

He said to them, Defile the house, and fill the courts with the slain. Go forth! They went forth, and struck in the city.

Youngs Literal Translation

And they begin among the aged men who are before the house, and He saith unto them, 'Defile the house, and fill the courts with the wounded, go forth.' And they have gone forth and have smitten in the city.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
טמא 
Tame' 
Usage: 162

the house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

and fill
מלא מלא 
Male' 
Usage: 251

the courts
חצר 
Chatser 
Usage: 190

with the slain
חלל 
Chalal 
Usage: 94

go ye forth
יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out, ....forth, bring, come, proceed, go, depart,
Usage: 1068

יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out, ....forth, bring, come, proceed, go, depart,
Usage: 1068

and slew
נכה 
Nakah 
Usage: 501

Verse Info

Context Readings

Yahweh's Avenging Messenger Destroys The Wicked In The City

6 You are to execute old men, young men, young women, little children, and women. But don't touch anyone who has been marked. Begin at my Holy Place!" And so they started with the elders who were in standing in front of the Temple. 7 "Desecrate my Temple," he told them, "and fill its courtyard with the dead!" So they went out and began striking down people throughout the city. 8 While they were out carrying out the executions, I was left alone. So I fell on my face and cried out, "O Lord GOD, are you going to destroy all of the survivors of Israel when you pour out your anger on Jerusalem?"


Cross References

2 Chronicles 36:17

Therefore he brought up the king of the Chaldeans against them, who executed their young men in the holy Temple, showing no compassion on young man or young virgin, adult men or the aged. God gave them all into the king's control,

Ezekiel 7:20-22

"As for his beautiful ornament, he set it up in majesty, but they made detestable images and loathsome idols. Therefore, I'll give them something loathsome

Psalm 79:1-3

God, nations have invaded your land to desecrate your holy Temple, to destroy Jerusalem,

Lamentations 2:4-7

He bent his bow against us as would an enemy, his right hand cocked as would an adversary. He has killed everyone in whom we took pride; in the tent of cherished Zion he poured out his anger like fire.

Luke 13:1

At that time, some people who were there told Jesus about the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mixed with their sacrifices.

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