Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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."

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 The noise of a multitude in the mountains, like as of a great people; a tumultuous noise of the kingdoms of nations gathered together: the LORD of hosts mustereth the host of the battle. 5 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. 6 Howl ye; for the day of the LORD is at hand; it shall come as a destruction from the Almighty.


Cross References

Isaiah 5:26

And he will lift up an ensign to the nations from far, and will hiss unto them from the end of the earth: and, behold, they shall come with speed swiftly:

Isaiah 13:17

Behold, I will stir up the Medes against them, which shall not regard silver; and as for gold, they shall not delight in it.

Isaiah 24:1

Behold, the LORD maketh the earth empty, and maketh it waste, and turneth it upside down, and scattereth abroad the inhabitants thereof.

Jeremiah 50:3

For out of the north there cometh up a nation against her, which shall make her land desolate, and none shall dwell therein: they shall remove, they shall depart, both man and beast.

Jeremiah 50:9

For, lo, I will raise and cause to come up against Babylon an assembly of great nations from the north country: and they shall set themselves in array against her; from thence she shall be taken: their arrows shall be as of a mighty expert man; none shall return in vain.

Jeremiah 51:11

Make bright the arrows; gather the shields: the LORD hath raised up the spirit of the kings of the Medes: for his device is against Babylon, to destroy it; because it is the vengeance of the LORD, the vengeance of his temple.

Jeremiah 51:20-46

Thou art my battle axe and weapons of war: for with thee will I break in pieces the nations, and with thee will I destroy kingdoms;

Matthew 24:31

And he shall send his angels with a great sound of a trumpet, and they shall gather together his elect from the four winds, from one end of heaven to the other.

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