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Ezekiel 14:5

    Ezekiel 14:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    That I may take the house of Israel in their own heart, because they are all estranged from me through their idols.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    That I may take the house of Israel in their own heart, because they are all estranged from me through their idols.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    that I may take the house of Israel in their own heart, because they are all estranged from me through their idols.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So as to take the children of Israel in the thoughts of their hearts, because they have become strange to me through their false gods.

    Webster's Revision

    that I may take the house of Israel in their own heart, because they are all estranged from me through their idols.

    World English Bible

    that I may take the house of Israel in their own heart, because they are all estranged from me through their idols.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    that I may take the house of Israel in their own heart, because they are all estranged from me through their idols.

    Definitions for Ezekiel 14:5

    Estranged - To be asked in marriage.

    Barnes' Notes on Ezekiel 14:5

    That I may take ... - i. e., that I may take them, as in a snare, deceived by their own heart.

    Wesley's Notes on Ezekiel 14:5

    14:5 Take - That I may lay open what is in their heart, and discover their hypocrisy, and impiety. Through their idols - It is always through some idol or other, that the hearts of men are estranged from God: some creature has gained that place in the heart, which belongs to none but God.