Ezekiel 15:8
New International Version
I will make the land desolate because they have been unfaithful, declares the Sovereign LORD.”

New Living Translation
And I will make the land desolate because my people have been unfaithful to me. I, the Sovereign LORD, have spoken!”

English Standard Version
And I will make the land desolate, because they have acted faithlessly, declares the Lord GOD.”

Berean Study Bible
Thus I will make the land desolate, because they have acted unfaithfully,’ declares the Lord GOD.”

King James Bible
And I will make the land desolate, because they have committed a trespass, saith the Lord GOD.

New King James Version
Thus I will make the land desolate, because they have persisted in unfaithfulness,’ says the Lord GOD.”

New American Standard Bible
So I will make the land desolate, because they have acted unfaithfully,’” declares the Lord GOD.

NASB 1995
‘Thus I will make the land desolate, because they have acted unfaithfully,’” declares the Lord GOD.

NASB 1977
‘Thus I will make the land desolate, because they have acted unfaithfully,’” declares the Lord GOD.

Amplified Bible
I will make the land desolate (ruined, deserted), because they have acted unfaithfully [through their idolatry],’ says the Lord GOD.”

Christian Standard Bible
I will make the land desolate because they have acted unfaithfully.” This is the declaration of the Lord GOD.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I will make the land desolate because they have acted unfaithfully.” This is the declaration of the Lord GOD.

American Standard Version
And I will make the land desolate, because they have committed a trespass, saith the Lord Jehovah.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And I shall give the land to destruction and to astonishment, because they have done evil, says THE LORD OF LORDS.”

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And I will give up the land to ruin, because they have utterly transgressed, saith the Lord.

Contemporary English Version
I will make their country an empty wasteland, because they have not been loyal to me. I, the LORD God, have spoken.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And I shall have made their land a wilderness, and desolate, because they have been transgressors, saith the Lord God.

English Revised Version
And I will make the land desolate, because they have committed a trespass, saith the Lord GOD.

Good News Translation
They have been unfaithful to me, and so I will make the country a wilderness." The Sovereign LORD has spoken.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I will turn the country into a wasteland because they have been unfaithful," declares the Almighty LORD.

International Standard Version
and dedicate the land to desolation because of their unfaithful unbelief," declares the Lord GOD.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And I will make the land desolate, because they have acted treacherously, saith the Lord GOD.'

Literal Standard Version
And I have made the land a desolation, Because they have committed a trespass,” A declaration of Lord YHWH!

NET Bible
I will make the land desolate because they have acted unfaithfully, declares the sovereign LORD."

New Heart English Bible
I will make the land desolate, because they have committed a trespass,' says the Lord GOD."

World English Bible
I will make the land desolate, because they have committed a trespass, says the Lord Yahweh.

Young's Literal Translation
And I have made the land a desolation, Because they have committed a trespass, An affirmation of the Lord Jehovah!'

Additional Translations ...
Context
Jerusalem the Useless Vine
7And I will set My face against them. Though they may have escaped the fire, yet another fire will consume them. And when I set My face against them, you will know that I am the LORD. 8Thus I will make the land desolate, because they have acted unfaithfully,’ declares the Lord GOD.”

Cross References
Exodus 21:8
If she is displeasing in the eyes of her master who had designated her for himself, he must allow her to be redeemed. He has no right to sell her to foreigners, since he has broken faith with her.

Ezekiel 14:13
"Son of man, if a land sins against Me by acting unfaithfully, and I stretch out My hand against it to cut off its supply of food, to send famine upon it, and to cut off from it both man and beast,

Ezekiel 16:1
Again the word of the LORD came to me, saying,

Ezekiel 17:20
I will spread My net over him and catch him in My snare. I will bring him to Babylon and execute judgment upon him there for the treason he committed against Me.


Treasury of Scripture

And I will make the land desolate, because they have committed a trespass, said the Lord GOD.

I will

Ezekiel 6:14
So will I stretch out my hand upon them, and make the land desolate, yea, more desolate than the wilderness toward Diblath, in all their habitations: and they shall know that I am the LORD.

Ezekiel 14:13-21
Son of man, when the land sinneth against me by trespassing grievously, then will I stretch out mine hand upon it, and will break the staff of the bread thereof, and will send famine upon it, and will cut off man and beast from it: …

Ezekiel 33:29
Then shall they know that I am the LORD, when I have laid the land most desolate because of all their abominations which they have committed.

2 Chronicles 36:14-16
Moreover all the chief of the priests, and the people, transgressed very much after all the abominations of the heathen; and polluted the house of the LORD which he had hallowed in Jerusalem…











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Thus I will make
וְנָתַתִּ֥י (wə·nā·ṯat·tî)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - first person common singular
Strong's 5414: To give, put, set

the land
הָאָ֖רֶץ (hā·’ā·reṣ)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 776: Earth, land

desolate,
שְׁמָמָ֑ה (šə·mā·māh)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 8077: Devastation, astonishment

because
יַ֚עַן (ya·‘an)
Adverb
Strong's 3282: Heed, purpose, to indicate the reason, cause

they have acted unfaithfully,
מָ֣עֲלוּ (mā·‘ă·lū)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 4603: To cover up, to act covertly, treacherously

declares
נְאֻ֖ם (nə·’um)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 5002: An oracle

the Lord
אֲדֹנָ֥י (’ă·ḏō·nāy)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 136: The Lord

GOD.’”
יְהוִֽה׃ (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3069: YHWH


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