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Ezekiel 3:21

    Ezekiel 3:21 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Nevertheless if thou warn the righteous man, that the righteous sin not, and he doth not sin, he shall surely live, because he is warned; also thou hast delivered thy soul.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Nevertheless if you warn the righteous man, that the righteous sin not, and he does not sin, he shall surely live, because he is warned; also you have delivered your soul.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Nevertheless if thou warn the righteous man, that the righteous sin not, and he doth not sin, he shall surely live, because he took warning; and thou hast delivered thy soul.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    But if you say to the upright man that he is not to do evil, he will certainly keep his life because he took note of your word; and your life will be safe.

    Webster's Revision

    Nevertheless if thou warn the righteous man, that the righteous sin not, and he doth not sin, he shall surely live, because he took warning; and thou hast delivered thy soul.

    World English Bible

    Nevertheless if you warn the righteous man, that the righteous not sin, and he does not sin, he shall surely live, because he took warning; and you have delivered your soul.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Nevertheless if thou warn the righteous man, that the righteous sin not, and he doth not sin, he shall surely live, because he took warning; and thou hast delivered thy soul.

    Definitions for Ezekiel 3:21

    Doth - To do; to produce; make.

    Barnes' Notes on Ezekiel 3:21

    The repetition of the word "righteous" is to be noted. There seems to be an intimation that sin is alien to the character of a "righteous" man. Compare 1 John 3:7-9.