Bible ~~- Older Testament ~~- Ezekiel ~~- chapter 21 of 48 (32 verses.)

Ezekiel 21:20Wrench


[On your sign,] mark the [east] route that [Babylon's] war-sword takes as it [hacks down] the Ammon-spawn's city (Rabbah {Abundance}).
[Then mark the 2nd army's direct west route] to Judea's fortified [capitol:]

Spiritual Vision

Other English Bible translations of Ezekiel 21:20:

Complete Jewish Bible (Sacred Name Version)CJB-SNSo that their hearts will melt, and many will stumble and fall, I have posted the point of the sword at every one of their gates. See how it flashes, sharpened for the kill!
New International Version (Sacred Name)NIV-SRMark out one road for the sword to come against Rabbah of the Ammonites and another against Judah and fortified Jerusalem.
New International Readers Version (Sacred Name)NIRV-SNMark out one road for the sword to take against Rabbah in Ammon. Mark out another against Judah and the walls of Jerusalem.
New Living Translation (Sacred Name Version)NLT-SNone road going to Ammon and its capital, Rabbah, and the other to Judah and fortified Jerusalem.
New Revised Standard (Sacred Name Edition)NRSV-SNmark out the road for the sword to come to Rabbah of the Ammonites or to Judah and to Jerusalem the fortified.
The Message (Sacred Name Version)MSG-SNPost one sign to mark the road of the sword to Rabbah of the Ammonites. Post the other to mark the road to Judah and Fort Jerusalem.
Good News Translation (Sacred Name)GNT-SNOne will show the king the way to the Ammonite city of Rabbah, and the other the way to Judah, to the fortified city, Jerusalem.
New American Standard (Sacred Name Bible)NASB-SN'You shall mark a way for the sword to come to Rabbah of the sons of Ammon, and to Judah into fortified Jerusalem.
King James Version (unedited)KJVAppoint a way, that the sword may come to Rabbath of the Ammonites, and to Judah in Jerusalem the defenced.