Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

Thou hast given us over like sheep appointed for meat, and hast scattered us among the nations;

New American Standard Bible

You give us as sheep to be eaten
And have scattered us among the nations.

King James Version

Thou hast given us like sheep appointed for meat; and hast scattered us among the heathen.

Holman Bible

You hand us over to be eaten like sheep
and scatter us among the nations.

International Standard Version

You handed us over to be slaughtered like sheep and you scattered us among the nations.

A Conservative Version

Thou have made us like sheep for food, and have scattered us among the nations.

American Standard Version

Thou hast made us like sheep appointed for food, And hast scattered us among the nations.

Amplified


You have made us like sheep to be eaten [as mutton]
And have scattered us [in exile] among the nations.

Bible in Basic English

You have made us like sheep which are taken for meat; we are put to flight among the nations.

Julia Smith Translation

Thou wilt give us as sheep for food, and thou didst scatter us among the nations.

King James 2000

You have given us like sheep appointed for food; and have scattered us among the nations.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You have given us as sheep [for] food, and among the nations you have scattered us.

Modern King James verseion

You have given us like sheep for food, and have scattered us among the nations.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou lettest us be eaten up like sheep, and scatterest us among the Heathen.

NET Bible

You handed us over like sheep to be eaten; you scattered us among the nations.

New Heart English Bible

You have made us like sheep for food, and have scattered us among the nations.

The Emphasized Bible

Thou dost give us up like sheep to be devoured, And, amongst the nations, hast thou scattered us.

Webster

Thou hast given us like sheep appointed for food; and hast scattered us among the heathen.

World English Bible

You have made us like sheep for food, and have scattered us among the nations.

Youngs Literal Translation

Thou makest us food like sheep, And among nations Thou hast scattered us.

References

Fausets

Context Readings

Israel's Complaint

10 Thou hast made us to turn back from the adversary, and they that hate us spoil for themselves; 11 Thou hast given us over like sheep appointed for meat, and hast scattered us among the nations; 12 Thou hast sold thy people for nought, and hast not increased thy wealth by their price;


Cross References

Deuteronomy 4:27

And Jehovah will scatter you among the peoples, and ye shall be left a small company among the nations to which Jehovah will lead you.

Deuteronomy 28:64

And Jehovah will scatter thee among all peoples, from one end of the earth even unto the other end of the earth; and thou shalt there serve other gods, whom thou hast not known, neither thou nor thy fathers, wood and stone.

Romans 8:36

According as it is written, For thy sake we are put to death all the day long; we have been reckoned as sheep for slaughter.

2 Kings 17:6

In the ninth year of Hoshea, the king of Assyria took Samaria, and carried Israel away into Assyria, and placed them in Halah and by the Habor, the river of Gozan, and in the cities of the Medes.

Psalm 14:4

Have all the workers of iniquity no knowledge, eating up my people as they eat bread? They call not upon Jehovah.

Psalm 60:1

{To the chief Musician. On Shushan. Testimony. Michtam of David; to teach: when he strove with the Syrians of Mesopotamia, and the Syrians of Zobah, and Joab returned, and smote the Edomites in the valley of salt, twelve thousand.} O God, thou hast cast us off, thou hast scattered us, thou hast been displeased: restore us again.

Psalm 106:27

And that he would make their seed fall among the nations, and disperse them through the countries.

Isaiah 11:11-12

And it shall come to pass in that day, that the Lord shall set his hand again the second time to acquire the remnant of his people which shall be left, from Assyria, and from Egypt, and from Pathros, and from Cush, and from Elam, and from Shinar, and from Hamath, and from the islands of the sea.

Jeremiah 12:3

But thou, Jehovah, knowest me; thou hast seen me, and proved my heart toward thee. Drag them out like sheep for the slaughter, and set them apart for the day of slaughter.

Jeremiah 32:37

Behold, I will gather them out of all the countries whither I have driven them, in mine anger, and in my fury, and in great wrath; and I will bring them again unto this place, and I will cause them to dwell safely.

Ezekiel 34:12

As a shepherd tendeth his flock in the day that he is among his scattered sheep, so will I tend my sheep, and will deliver them out of all places whither they have been scattered in the cloudy and dark day.

Luke 21:24

And they shall fall by the edge of the sword, and be led captive into all the nations; and Jerusalem shall be trodden down of the nations until the times of the nations be fulfilled.

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