Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

I saw, and behold, the fruitful field was a wilderness, and all its cities were broken down at the presence of the LORD, before his fierce anger.

New American Standard Bible

I looked, and behold, the fruitful land was a wilderness, And all its cities were pulled down Before the LORD, before His fierce anger.

King James Version

I beheld, and, lo, the fruitful place was a wilderness, and all the cities thereof were broken down at the presence of the LORD, and by his fierce anger.

Holman Bible

I looked, and the fertile field was a wilderness.
All its cities were torn down
because of the Lord
and His burning anger.

International Standard Version

I looked, and the fruitful land had become a desert. All its towns were broken down because of the LORD, because of his burning anger.

American Standard Version

I beheld, and, lo, the fruitful field was a wilderness, and all the cities thereof were broken down at the presence of Jehovah, and before his fierce anger.

Amplified

I looked, and behold, the fruitful land was a desert, and all its cities were laid waste before the Lord's presence, before His fierce anger.

Bible in Basic English

Looking, I saw that the fertile field was a waste, and all its towns were broken down before the Lord and before his burning wrath.

Darby Translation

I beheld, and lo, the fruitful land was a wilderness, and all the cities thereof were broken down, before Jehovah, before his fierce anger.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I beheld, and, behold, Carmel was a wilderness, and all its cities were broken down at the presence of the LORD and by his fierce anger.

Julia Smith Translation

I saw, and behold, Carmel a desert, and all its cities were broken down from the face of Jehovah, from the face of the heat of his anger.

King James 2000

I beheld, and, lo, the fruitful place was a wilderness, and all its cities were broken down at the presence of the LORD, and by his fierce anger.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I looked and behold, the fruitful land [was] a desert, and all of its cities were ruined before Yahweh, before the face of {his burning anger}.

Modern King James verseion

I looked, and, lo, the fruitful place was a wilderness, and all its cities were broken down before the face of Jehovah, before His fierce anger.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I marked well, and the plowed field was become waste: yea, all their cities were broken down at the presence of the LORD, and indignation of his wrath.

NET Bible

I looked and saw that the fruitful land had become a desert and that all of the cities had been laid in ruins. The Lord had brought this all about because of his blazing anger.

The Emphasized Bible

I beheld, And lo! the garden-land, was a desert, - And, all its cities, had been broken down, Because of Yahweh, Because of the glow of his anger!

Webster

I beheld, and lo, the fruitful place was a wilderness, and all its cities were broken down at the presence of the LORD, and by his fierce anger.

World English Bible

I saw, and behold, the fruitful field was a wilderness, and all its cities were broken down at the presence of Yahweh, [and] before his fierce anger.

Youngs Literal Translation

I have looked, and lo, The fruitful place is a wilderness, And all its cities have been broken down, Because of Jehovah, Because of the fierceness of His anger.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I beheld
ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

and, lo, the fruitful place
כּרמל 
Karmel 
Usage: 14

מדבּר 
Midbar 
Usage: 271

and all the cities
עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

at the presence
פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

of the Lord

Usage: 0

and by his fierce
חרן חרון 
Charown 
Usage: 41

References

Smith

Context Readings

An Invasion From The North

25 I saw, and behold, there was no man, and all the birds of the sky had fled. 26 I saw, and behold, the fruitful field was a wilderness, and all its cities were broken down at the presence of the LORD, before his fierce anger. 27 For thus says the LORD, "The whole land shall be a desolation; yet I will not make a full end.



Cross References

Psalm 107:34

and a fruitful land into a salt waste, for the wickedness of those who dwell in it.

Deuteronomy 29:23-28

and that the whole land of it is sulfur, salt, and burning, that it is not sown, nor bears, nor any grass grows therein, like the overthrow of Sodom and Gomorrah, Admah and Zeboiim, which the LORD overthrew in his anger, and in his wrath:

Psalm 76:7

You, even you, are to be feared. Who can stand in your sight when you are angry?

Isaiah 5:9-10

In my ears, the LORD of hosts says: "Surely many houses will be desolate, even great and beautiful, unoccupied.

Isaiah 7:20-25

In that day the Lord will shave with a razor that is hired in the parts beyond the River, even with the king of Assyria, the head and the hair of the feet; and it shall also consume the beard.

Jeremiah 12:4

How long shall the land mourn, and the herbs of the whole country wither? For the wickedness of those who dwell therein, the animals are consumed, and the birds; because they said, "He shall not see our latter end."

Jeremiah 14:2-6

"Judah mourns, and its gates languish, they sit in black on the ground; and the cry of Jerusalem is gone up.

Micah 3:12

Therefore Zion for your sake will be plowed like a field, and Jerusalem will become heaps of rubble, and the mountain of the temple like the high places of a forest.

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