Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

They're coming from a faraway land, from the distant horizon the LORD and the weapons of his anger to destroy the entire land."

New American Standard Bible

They are coming from a far country, From the farthest horizons, The LORD and His instruments of indignation, To destroy the whole land.

King James Version

They come from a far country, from the end of heaven, even the LORD, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

Holman Bible

They are coming from a far land,
from the distant horizon—
the Lord and the weapons of His wrath—
to destroy the whole country.

A Conservative Version

They come from a far country, from the outermost part of heaven, even LORD, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

American Standard Version

They come from a far country, from the uttermost part of heaven, even Jehovah, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

Amplified

They come from a distant country, from the uttermost part of the heavens [the far east] -- "even the Lord and the weapons of His indignation -- "to seize and destroy the whole land.

Bible in Basic English

They come from a far country, from the farthest part of heaven, even the Lord and the instruments of his wrath, with destruction for all the land.

Darby Translation

They come from a far country, from the end of the heavens Jehovah, and the weapons of his indignation to destroy the whole land.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

They come from a far land, from the end of the heavens, even the LORD, and the instruments of his indignation, to destroy the whole earth.

Julia Smith Translation

Coming from a land from afar, from the extremity of the heavens, Jehovah and the vessels of his wrath to overthrow all the earth.

King James 2000

They come from a far country, from the end of heaven, even the LORD, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[They are] coming from a distant land, from the end of the heavens, Yahweh and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy {the whole earth}.

Modern King James verseion

They come from a far country, from the end of the heavens, Jehovah and the weapons of His indignation, to destroy all the land.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They come not only out of far countries, but also from the ends of the heavens: Even the LORD himself with the ministers of his wrath, to destroy the whole land.

NET Bible

They come from a distant land, from the horizon. It is the Lord with his instruments of judgment, coming to destroy the whole earth.

New Heart English Bible

They come from a far country, from the uttermost part of heaven, even the LORD, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

The Emphasized Bible

They are coming in From a land far away. From the utmost bound of the heavens, - Yahweh - with his weapons of indignation, To destroy the land.

Webster

They come from a far country, from the end of heaven, even the LORD, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

World English Bible

They come from a far country, from the uttermost part of heaven, even Yahweh, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

Youngs Literal Translation

They are coming in from a land afar off, From the end of the heavens, Jehovah and the instruments of His indignation, To destroy all the land.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

from a far
מרחק 
merchaq 
Usage: 18

ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

from the end
קצה קצה 
Qatseh 
Usage: 97

of heaven
שׁמה שׁמים 
Shamayim 
Usage: 420

even the Lord

Usage: 0

and the weapons
כּלי 
K@liy 
Usage: 325

זעם 
Za`am 
Usage: 22

References

Easton

Hastings

Context Readings

An Oracle Against Babylon

4 "Listen! There's a noise on the mountains like that of a great multitude! Listen! There's an uproar among the kingdoms, like that of nations massing together! The LORD of the Heavenly Armies is mustering an army for battle. 5 They're coming from a faraway land, from the distant horizon the LORD and the weapons of his anger to destroy the entire land." 6 Wail out loud, because the Day of the LORD is near. It will come like destruction from the Almighty!


Cross References

Isaiah 5:26

The LORD will signal for nations far away, whistling for them to come from the ends of the earth. Look how quickly and how swiftly they come!

Isaiah 13:17

Watch out! I'm stirring up the Medes against them, who care nothing for silver and take no delight in gold.

Isaiah 24:1

"Watch out! The LORD is about to depopulate the land and devastate it; he will turn it upside down and scatter its inhabitants.

Jeremiah 50:3

For a nation from the north will go up against her. It will make her land into an object of horror, and no one will live in it. Both people and animals will wander off, and they'll leave.

Jeremiah 50:9

Indeed, I'm going to stir up and bring against Babylon a great company of nations from the land of the north. They'll deploy for battle against her, and from there she will be captured. Their arrows will be like a skilled warrior; they won't miss their targets.

Jeremiah 51:11

Sharpen the arrows, fill the quivers! The LORD has stirred up the spirit of the kings of the Medes he has decided to destroy Babylon. Indeed, it's the LORD's vengeance, vengeance for his Temple.

Jeremiah 51:20-46

"You are my war-club and weapons of war. I'll smash nations with you and destroy kingdoms with you.

Matthew 24:31

He'll send out his angels with a loud trumpet blast, and they'll gather his elect from the four winds, from one end of heaven to another."

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