Ezra 10:12
New International Version
The whole assembly responded with a loud voice: "You are right! We must do as you say.

New Living Translation
Then the whole assembly raised their voices and answered, “Yes, you are right; we must do as you say!”

English Standard Version
Then all the assembly answered with a loud voice, “It is so; we must do as you have said.

Berean Study Bible
And the whole assembly responded in a loud voice: “Truly we must do as you say!

King James Bible
Then all the congregation answered and said with a loud voice, As thou hast said, so must we do.

New King James Version
Then all the assembly answered and said with a loud voice, “Yes! As you have said, so we must do.

New American Standard Bible
Then all the assembly replied with a loud voice, “It is our duty to do exactly as you have said!

NASB 1995
Then all the assembly replied with a loud voice, "That's right! As you have said, so it is our duty to do.

NASB 1977
Then all the assembly answered and said with a loud voice, “That’s right! As you have said, so it is our duty to do.

Amplified Bible
Then all the assembly replied with a loud voice, “It is our responsibility to do just as you have said.

Christian Standard Bible
Then all the assembly responded loudly, “Yes, we will do as you say!

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then all the assembly responded with a loud voice: "Yes, we will do as you say!

American Standard Version
Then all the assembly answered and said with a loud voice, As thou hast said concerning us, so must we do.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And all the people answered and they were saying to Azra in a loud voice: “Beautiful is your answer to us, and everything that you tell us to do is acceptable, in truth!

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Then all the congregation answered and said, This thy word is powerful upon us to do it.

Contemporary English Version
Everyone in the crowd shouted: You're right! We will do what you say.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And all the multitude answered and said with a loud voice: According to thy word unto us, so be it done.

English Revised Version
Then all the congregation answered and said with a loud voice, as thou hast said concerning us, so must we do.

Good News Translation
The people shouted in answer, "We will do whatever you say."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then the whole assembly shouted in reply, "Yes! We will do as you say.

International Standard Version
At this, the entire community responded with a loud cry, "We will do just as you've spoken!

JPS Tanakh 1917
Then all the congregation answered and said with a loud voice: 'As thou hast said, so it is for us to do.

Literal Standard Version
And all the assembly answers and says [with] a great voice, “Right; according to your word—on us to do;

NET Bible
All the assembly replied in a loud voice: "We will do just as you have said!

New Heart English Bible
Then all the assembly answered with a loud voice, "As you have said concerning us, so must we do.

World English Bible
Then all the assembly answered with a loud voice, "As you have said concerning us, so must we do.

Young's Literal Translation
And all the assembly answer and say with a great voice, 'Right; according to thy word -- on us to do;

Additional Translations ...
Context
The People's Confession of Sin
11Now, therefore, make a confession to the LORD, the God of your fathers, and do His will. Separate yourselves from the people of the land and from your foreign wives.” 12And the whole assembly responded in a loud voice: “Truly we must do as you say! 13But there are many people here, and it is the rainy season. We are not able to stay out in the open. Nor is this the work of one or two days, for we have transgressed greatly in this matter.…

Cross References
Ezra 10:11
Now, therefore, make a confession to the LORD, the God of your fathers, and do His will. Separate yourselves from the people of the land and from your foreign wives."

Ezra 10:13
But there are many people here, and it is the rainy season. We are not able to stay out in the open. Nor is this the work of one or two days, for we have transgressed greatly in this matter.


Treasury of Scripture

Then all the congregation answered and said with a loud voice, As you have said, so must we do.

Ezra 10:44
All these had taken strange wives: and some of them had wives by whom they had children.

so must we do

Ezra 10:3,4
Now therefore let us make a covenant with our God to put away all the wives, and such as are born of them, according to the counsel of my lord, and of those that tremble at the commandment of our God; and let it be done according to the law…

Nehemiah 13:23
In those days also saw I Jews that had married wives of Ashdod, of Ammon, and of Moab:

Psalm 78:37,57
For their heart was not right with him, neither were they stedfast in his covenant…











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
And the whole
כָֽל־ (ḵāl)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

assembly
הַקָּהָ֛ל (haq·qā·hāl)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 6951: Assembly, convocation, congregation

responded
וַיַּֽעְנ֧וּ (way·ya‘·nū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 6030: To answer, respond

in a loud
גָּד֑וֹל (gā·ḏō·wl)
Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 1419: Great, older, insolent

voice:
ק֣וֹל (qō·wl)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 6963: A voice, sound

“Truly
כֵּ֛ן (kên)
Adverb
Strong's 3651: So -- thus

we will do
לַעֲשֽׂוֹת׃ (la·‘ă·śō·wṯ)
Preposition-l | Verb - Qal - Infinitive construct
Strong's 6213: To do, make

as you say!
כִּדְבָרְךָ֥ (kiḏ·ḇā·rə·ḵā)
Preposition-k | Noun - masculine singular construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's 1697: A word, a matter, thing, a cause


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