Bible ~~- Older Testament ~~- Ezekiel ~~- chapter 22 of 48 (31 verses.)

Ezekiel 22:27Wrench

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At the core [of your city, šŸ˜‡,] her leaders [prowl,] wolves tearing prey.
They shed [innocent] blood.
[They] destroy souls.
[They] grab dishonest gain.

Usurpance / Abuse Of Authority

Other English Bible translations of Ezekiel 22:27:

Complete Jewish Bible (Sacred Name Version)CJB-SNHer leaders in it are like wolves tearing up the prey to shed blood and destroy people, in order to benefit unjustly.
New International Version (Sacred Name)NIV-SRHer officials within her are like wolves tearing their prey; they shed blood and kill people to make unjust gain.
New International Readers Version (Sacred Name)NIRV-SN'The officials in the land are like wolves that tear their food apart. They spill blood and kill people to get rich.
New Living Translation (Sacred Name Version)NLT-SNYour leaders are like wolves, who tear apart their victims. They actually destroy people's lives for profit!
New Revised Standard (Sacred Name Edition)NRSV-SNIts officials within it are like wolves tearing the prey, shedding blood, destroying lives to get dishonest gain.
The Message (Sacred Name Version)MSG-SNYour politicians are like wolves prowling and killing and rapaciously taking whatever they want.
Good News Translation (Sacred Name)GNT-SNThe government officials are like wolves tearing apart the animals they have killed. They commit murder in order to get rich.
New American Standard (Sacred Name Bible)NASB-SN'Her princes within her are like wolves tearing the prey, by shedding blood and destroying lives in order to get dishonest gain.
King James Version (unedited)KJVHer princes in the midst thereof are like wolves ravening the prey, to shed blood, and to destroy souls, to get dishonest gain.