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Ezekiel 22:19

    Ezekiel 22:19 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; Because ye are all become dross, behold, therefore I will gather you into the midst of Jerusalem.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Therefore thus said the Lord GOD; Because you are all become dross, behold, therefore I will gather you into the middle of Jerusalem.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Therefore thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Because ye are all become dross, therefore, behold, I will gather you into the midst of Jerusalem.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    For this cause the Lord has said: Because you have all become waste metal, see, I will get you together inside Jerusalem.

    Webster's Revision

    Therefore thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Because ye are all become dross, therefore, behold, I will gather you into the midst of Jerusalem.

    World English Bible

    Therefore thus says the Lord Yahweh: Because you have all become dross, therefore, behold, I will gather you into the midst of Jerusalem.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD: Because ye are all become dross, therefore behold, I will gather you into the midst of Jerusalem.

    Definitions for Ezekiel 22:19

    Dross - Waste formed by melting metal.

    Clarke's Commentary on Ezekiel 22:19

    I will gather you - Jerusalem is represented here as the fining pot; all the people are to be gathered together in it, and the Chaldean fire is to knelt the whole. And God will increase thy sufferings: as the refiner blows the fire with his bellows, so God will blow upon you with the fire of his wrath, Ezekiel 22:21.

    Wesley's Notes on Ezekiel 22:19

    22:19 Gather you - From all parts. I will, by a secret over - ruling providence, bring you into Jerusalem, as into a furnace, where you may be consumed.