King James Version
And as soon as she saw them with her eyes, she doted upon them, and sent messengers unto them into Chaldea.
Darby Bible Translation
And as soon as she saw them with her eyes, she lusted after them, and sent messengers unto them into Chaldea.
World English Bible
As soon as she saw them she doted on them, and sent messengers to them into Chaldea.
Young's Literal Translation
And she doteth on them at the sight of her eyes, And sendeth messengers to them, to Chaldea.
Ezekiel 23:16 Parallel
CommentaryKing James Translators' Notes
as soon...: Heb. at the sight of her eyes
And as soon as she saw them with her eyes, she doted upon them, and sent messengers unto them into Chaldea.Ezekiel 23:16 Parallel Commentaries
To a modern taste, Ezekiel does not appeal anything like so powerfully as Isaiah or Jeremiah. He has neither the majesty of the one nor the tenderness and passion of the other. There is much in him that is fantastic, and much that is ritualistic. His imaginations border sometimes on the grotesque and sometimes on the mechanical. Yet he is a historical figure of the first importance; it was very largely from him that Judaism received the ecclesiastical impulse by which for centuries it was powerfully …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
But I say unto you, That whosoever looketh on a woman to lust after her hath committed adultery with her already in his heart.
And thou wentest to the king with ointment, and didst increase thy perfumes, and didst send thy messengers far off, and didst debase thyself even unto hell.
Girded with girdles upon their loins, exceeding in dyed attire upon their heads, all of them princes to look to, after the manner of the Babylonians of Chaldea, the land of their nativity:
For she doted upon their paramours, whose flesh is as the flesh of asses, and whose issue is like the issue of horses.
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