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Ezekiel 23:45

    Ezekiel 23:45 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the righteous men, they shall judge them after the manner of adulteresses, and after the manner of women that shed blood; because they are adulteresses, and blood is in their hands.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the righteous men, they shall judge them after the manner of adulteresses, and after the manner of women that shed blood; because they are adulteresses, and blood is in their hands.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And righteous men, they shall judge them with the judgment of adulteresses, and with the judgment of women that shed blood; because they are adulteresses, and blood is in their hands.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And upright men will be her judges, judging her as false wives and women who take lives are judged; because she has been untrue to me and blood is on her hands.

    Webster's Revision

    And righteous men, they shall judge them with the judgment of adulteresses, and with the judgment of women that shed blood; because they are adulteresses, and blood is in their hands.

    World English Bible

    Righteous men, they shall judge them with the judgment of adulteresses, and with the judgment of women who shed blood; because they are adulteresses, and blood is in their hands.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And righteous men, they shall judge them with the judgment of adulteresses, and with the judgment of women that shed blood; because they are adulteresses, and blood is in their hands.

    Clarke's Commentary on Ezekiel 23:45

    And the righteous men - אנשים צדיקים anashim tsaddikim. The Chaldeans, thus called because they are appointed by God to execute judgment on these criminals.

    Barnes' Notes on Ezekiel 23:45

    The judgment to be executed by the hands of their allies.

    Ezekiel 23:45

    The righteous men - Or, righteous men. The allies are so called as the instruments of God's righteous judgments.

    Wesley's Notes on Ezekiel 23:45

    23:45 Righteous men - Men that keep the law of their God.