Parallel Verses

King James Version

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

New American Standard Bible

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

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.

Darby Translation

Thou hast given us over like sheep appointed for meat, and hast scattered us 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 makest us to turn back from the enemy: and they which hate us spoil for themselves. 11 Thou hast given us like sheep appointed for meat; and hast scattered us among the heathen. 12 Thou sellest thy people for nought, and dost not increase thy wealth by their price.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 4:27

And the LORD shall scatter you among the nations, and ye shall be left few in number among the heathen, whither the LORD shall lead you.

Deuteronomy 28:64

And the LORD shall scatter thee among all people, from the one end of the earth even unto the other; and there thou shalt serve other gods, which neither thou nor thy fathers have known, even wood and stone.

Romans 8:36

As it is written, For thy sake we are killed all the day long; we are accounted as sheep for the 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 in Habor by the river of Gozan, and in the cities of the Medes.

Psalm 14:4

Have all the workers of iniquity no knowledge? who eat up my people as they eat bread, and call not upon the LORD.

Psalm 60:1

{To the chief Musician upon Shushaneduth, Michtam of David, to teach; when he strove with Aramnaharaim and with Aramzobah, when Joab returned, and smote of Edom in the valley of salt twelve thousand.} O God, thou hast cast us off, thou hast scattered us, thou hast been displeased; O turn thyself to us again.

Psalm 106:27

To overthrow their seed also among the nations, and to scatter them in the lands.

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 recover 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, O LORD, knowest me: thou hast seen me, and tried mine heart toward thee: pull them out like sheep for the slaughter, and prepare them for the day of slaughter.

Jeremiah 32:37

Behold, I will gather them out of all 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 seeketh out his flock in the day that he is among his sheep that are scattered; so will I seek out my sheep, and will deliver them out of all places where they have been scattered in the cloudy and dark day.

Luke 21:24

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

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