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Ezekiel 20:3

    Ezekiel 20:3 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Son of man, speak unto the elders of Israel, and say unto them, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Are ye come to enquire of me? As I live, saith the Lord GOD, I will not be enquired of by you.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Son of man, speak to the elders of Israel, and say to them, Thus said the Lord GOD; Are you come to inquire of me? As I live, said the Lord GOD, I will not be inquired of by you.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Son of man, speak unto the elders of Israel, and say unto them, Thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Is it to inquire of me that ye are come? As I live, saith the Lord Jehovah, I will not be inquired of by you.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Son of man, say to the responsible men of Israel, This is what the Lord has said: Have you come to get directions from me? By my life, says the Lord, you will get no directions from me.

    Webster's Revision

    Son of man, speak unto the elders of Israel, and say unto them, Thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Is it to inquire of me that ye are come? As I live, saith the Lord Jehovah, I will not be inquired of by you.

    World English Bible

    Son of man, speak to the elders of Israel, and tell them, Thus says the Lord Yahweh: Is it to inquire of me that you have come? As I live, says the Lord Yahweh, I will not be inquired of by you.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Son of man, speak unto the elders of Israel, and say unto them, Thus saith the Lord GOD: Are ye come to inquire of me? As I live, saith the Lord GOD, I will not be inquired of by you.

    Clarke's Commentary on Ezekiel 20:3

    I will not be inquired of by you - I will not hear you. I will have nothing to do with you.

    Barnes' Notes on Ezekiel 20:3

    Enquire - As to the hope of deliverance from the Babylonians.

    Wesley's Notes on Ezekiel 20:3

    20:3 Are ye come - Are ye in good earnest?