Ezekiel 34:19
New International Version
Must my flock feed on what you have trampled and drink what you have muddied with your feet?

New Living Translation
Why must my flock eat what you have trampled down and drink water you have fouled?

English Standard Version
And must my sheep eat what you have trodden with your feet, and drink what you have muddied with your feet?

Berean Study Bible
Why must My flock feed on what your feet have trampled, and drink what your feet have muddied?’

King James Bible
And as for my flock, they eat that which ye have trodden with your feet; and they drink that which ye have fouled with your feet.

New King James Version
And as for My flock, they eat what you have trampled with your feet, and they drink what you have fouled with your feet.”

New American Standard Bible
But as for My flock, they must eat what you trample with your feet, and drink what you muddy with your feet!’”

NASB 1995
'As for My flock, they must eat what you tread down with your feet and drink what you foul with your feet!'"

NASB 1977
‘And as for My flock, they must eat what you tread down with your feet, and they must drink what you foul with your feet!’”

Amplified Bible
As for My flock (the righteous), they must feed on what you trample with your feet and drink what you muddy with your feet!’”

Christian Standard Bible
Yet my flock has to feed on what your feet have trampled, and drink what your feet have muddied.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Yet My flock has to feed on what your feet have trampled, and drink what your feet have muddied."

American Standard Version
And as for my sheep, they eat that which ye have trodden with your feet, and they drink that which ye have fouled with your feet.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And my sheep graze the treading of your feet and drink the waters that your feet stirred up

Brenton Septuagint Translation
So my sheep fed on that which ye had trampled with your feet; and they drank the water that had been disturbed by your feet.

Contemporary English Version
That means my other sheep have nothing fit to eat or drink.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And my sheep were fed with that which you had trodden with your feet: and they drank what your feet had troubled.

English Revised Version
And as for my sheep, they eat that which ye have trodden with your feet, and they drink that which ye have fouled with your feet.

Good News Translation
My other sheep have to eat the grass you trample down and drink the water you muddy.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Must my sheep eat what your feet have trampled and drink what your feet have muddied?

International Standard Version
My flock is grazing on what you've been treading down with your feet and they're drinking what you've been making muddy with your feet!'

JPS Tanakh 1917
And as for My sheep, they eat that which ye have trodden with your feet, and they drink that which ye have fouled with your feet.

Literal Standard Version
And My flock consumes the trodden thing of your feet, "" And drinks the trampled thing of your feet?

NET Bible
As for my sheep, they must eat what you trampled with your feet, and drink what you have muddied with your feet!

New Heart English Bible
As for my sheep, they eat that which you have trodden with your feet, and they drink that which you have fouled with your feet."

World English Bible
As for my sheep, they eat that which you have trodden with your feet, and they drink that which you have fouled with your feet.

Young's Literal Translation
And My flock the trodden thing of your feet consumeth, And the trampled thing of your feet drinketh?

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Good Shepherd
18Is it not enough for you to feed on the good pasture? Must you also trample the rest of the pasture with your feet? Is it not enough for you to drink the clear waters? Must you also muddy the rest with your feet? 19Why must My flock feed on what your feet have trampled, and drink what your feet have muddied?’ 20Therefore this is what the Lord GOD says to them: ‘Behold, I Myself will judge between the fat sheep and the lean sheep.…

Cross References
Proverbs 25:26
Like a muddied spring or a polluted well is a righteous man who gives way to the wicked.

Ezekiel 34:18
Is it not enough for you to feed on the good pasture? Must you also trample the rest of the pasture with your feet? Is it not enough for you to drink the clear waters? Must you also muddy the rest with your feet?

Ezekiel 34:20
Therefore this is what the Lord GOD says to them: 'Behold, I Myself will judge between the fat sheep and the lean sheep.


Treasury of Scripture

And as for my flock, they eat that which you have trodden with your feet; and they drink that which you have fouled with your feet.

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Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Why must My flock
וְצֹאנִ֑י (wə·ṣō·nî)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - feminine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's 6629: Small cattle, sheep and goats, flock

feed on
תִּרְעֶ֔ינָה (tir·‘e·nāh)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person feminine plural
Strong's 7462: To tend a, flock, pasture it, in, to graze, to rule, to associate with

what your feet
רַגְלֵיכֶם֙ (raḡ·lê·ḵem)
Noun - fdc | second person masculine plural
Strong's 7272: A foot, a step, the pudenda

have trampled,
מִרְמַ֤ס (mir·mas)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 4823: Trampling place, trampling

and drink
תִּשְׁתֶּֽינָה׃ (tiš·te·nāh)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person feminine plural
Strong's 8354: To imbibe

what your feet
רַגְלֵיכֶ֖ם (raḡ·lê·ḵem)
Noun - fdc | second person masculine plural
Strong's 7272: A foot, a step, the pudenda

have muddied?’
וּמִרְפַּ֥שׂ (ū·mir·paś)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 4833: (water) befouled


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