Ezekiel 24:7
Good News Translation
There was murder in the city, but the blood was not spilled on the ground where the dust could hide it; it was spilled on a bare rock.

Contemporary English Version
The people of Jerusalem murdered innocent people in the city and didn't even try to cover up the blood that flowed out on the hard ground.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For her blood is in the midst of her, she hath shed it upon the smooth rock: she hath not shed it upon the ground, that it might be covered with dust.

New American Bible
For her blood is still in her midst; on a bare rock she left it; She did not pour it on the ground to be covered with dirt.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

For her blood is in the midst of her, she hath shed it upon the smooth rock: she hath not shed it upon the ground, that it might be covered with dust.

her blood

1 Kings 21:19 And thou shalt speak to him, saying: Thus saith the Lord: Thou hast slain: moreover also thou hast taken possession. And after these words thou shalt add: Thus saith the Lord: In this place, wherein the dogs have licked the blood of Naboth, they shall lick thy blood also.

Isaiah 3:9 The shew of their countenance hath answered them: and they have proclaimed abroad their sin as Sodom, and they have not hid it: woe to their souls, for evils are rendered to them.

Jeremiah 2:34 And in thy skirts is found the blood of the souls of the poor and innocent? not in ditches have I found them, but in all places, which I mentioned before.

Jeremiah 6:15 They were confounded, because they committed abomination: yea, rather they were not confounded with confusion, and they knew not how to blush: wherefore they shall fall among them that fall: in the time of their visitation they shall fall down, saith the Lord.

she poured

Leviticus 17:13 Any man whosoever of the children of Israel, and of the strangers that sojourn among you, if by hunting or fowling, he take a wild beast or a bird, which is lawful to eat, let him pour out its blood, and cover it with earth.

Deuteronomy 12:16,24 Only the blood thou shalt not eat, but thou shalt pour it out upon the earth as water. . . .

Job 16:18 O earth, cover not thou my blood, neither let my cry find a hiding place in thee.

Isaiah 26:21 For behold the Lord will come out of his place, to visit the iniquity of the inhabitant of the earth against him: and the earth shall disclose her blood, and shall cover her slain no more.

Context
The Parable of the Cooking Pot
6Therefore thus saith the Lord God: Woe to the bloody city, to the pot whose rust is in it, and its rust is not gone out of it: cast it out piece by piece, there hath no lot fallen upon it. 7For her blood is in the midst of her, she hath shed it upon the smooth rock: she hath not shed it upon the ground, that it might be covered with dust.8And that I might bring my indignation upon her, and take my vengeance: I have shed her blood upon the smooth rock, that it should not be covered.…
Cross References
Leviticus 17:13
Any man whosoever of the children of Israel, and of the strangers that sojourn among you, if by hunting or fowling, he take a wild beast or a bird, which is lawful to eat, let him pour out its blood, and cover it with earth.

Deuteronomy 12:16
Only the blood thou shalt not eat, but thou shalt pour it out upon the earth as water.

Ezekiel 22:4
Thou art become guilty in thy blood which thou hast shed: and thou art defiled in thy idols which thou hast made: and thou hast made thy days to draw near, and hast brought on the time of thy years: therefore have I made thee a reproach to the Gentiles, and a mockery to all countries.

Zephaniah 1:17
And I will distress men, and they shall walk like blind men, because they have sinned against the Lord: and their blood shall be poured out as earth, and their bodies as dung.

Additional Translations
For the blood she shed is still within her; she poured it out on the bare rock; she did not pour it on the ground to cover it with dust.For her blood is in the middle of her; she set it on the top of a rock; she poured it not on the ground, to cover it with dust;

For her blood is in the midst of her; she set it upon the bare rock; she poured it not upon the ground, to cover it with dust.

For her blood is in the midst of her; I have set it upon a smooth rock: I have not poured it out upon the earth, so that the earth should cover it;

for her blood is in the midst of her; she set it upon the bare rock; she poured it not upon the ground, to cover it with dust.

For her blood is in the midst of her; she set it upon the bare rock; she poured it not upon the ground, to cover it with dust;

For her blood is in the midst of her; she set it upon the top of a rock; she poured it not upon the ground, to cover it with dust;

For her blood is in the midst of her; she set it on the bare rock; she didn't pour it on the ground, to cover it with dust.

For her blood in her midst hath been, On a clear place of a rock she hath set it, She hath not poured it on the earth, To cover it over with dust.
Jump to Previous
Bare Blood Clear Cover Draining Dust Earth Ground Midst Open Placed Pour Poured Rock Shed Top
Jump to Next
Bare Blood Clear Cover Draining Dust Earth Ground Midst Open Placed Pour Poured Rock Shed Top
Links
Ezekiel 24:7 NIV
Ezekiel 24:7 NLT
Ezekiel 24:7 ESV
Ezekiel 24:7 NASB
Ezekiel 24:7 KJV

Ezekiel 24:7 Bible Apps
Ezekiel 24:7 Biblia Paralela
Ezekiel 24:7 Chinese Bible
Ezekiel 24:7 French Bible
Ezekiel 24:7 German Bible

Alphabetical: bare blood cover did dust For ground her in is it midst not on placed pour poured rock she shed the To where with would

OT Prophets: Ezekiel 24:7 For her blood is in the midst (Ezek. Eze Ezk) Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools

Ezekiel 24:6
Top of Page
Top of Page