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Ezekiel 1:12

    Ezekiel 1:12 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And they went every one straight forward: whither the spirit was to go, they went; and they turned not when they went.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And they went every one straight forward: where the spirit was to go, they went; and they turned not when they went.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And they went every one straight forward: whither the spirit was to go, they went; they turned not when they went.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Every one of them went straight forward; wherever the spirit was to go they went; they went on without turning.

    Webster's Revision

    And they went every one straight forward: whither the spirit was to go, they went; they turned not when they went.

    World English Bible

    Each one went straight forward: where the spirit was to go, they went; they didn't turn when they went.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And they went every one straight forward: whither the spirit was to go, they went; they turned not when they went.

    Definitions for Ezekiel 1:12

    Whither - Where; which place.

    Clarke's Commentary on Ezekiel 1:12

    They went every one straight forward - Not by progressive stepping, but by gliding.

    Whither the spirit was to go - Whither that whirlwind blew, they went, being borne on by the wind, see Ezekiel 1:4.

    Barnes' Notes on Ezekiel 1:12

    The "chariot," though composed of distinct parts, was to be considered as a whole. There was one spirit expressive of one conscious life pervading the whole, and guiding the motions of the whole in perfect harmony.