New International Version
I will scatter you among the nations and will draw out my sword and pursue you. Your land will be laid waste, and your cities will lie in ruins.
King James Bible
And I will scatter you among the heathen, and will draw out a sword after you: and your land shall be desolate, and your cities waste.
Darby Bible Translation
And I will scatter you among the nations, and will draw out the sword after you; and your land shall be desolation, and your cities waste.
World English Bible
I will scatter you among the nations, and I will draw out the sword after you: and your land will be a desolation, and your cities shall be a waste.
Young's Literal Translation
And you I scatter among nations, and have drawn out after you a sword, and your land hath been a desolation, and your cities are a waste.
Leviticus 26:33 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Ye shall eat the flesh of your sons, etc. - This was literally fulfilled at the siege of Jerusalem. Josephus, Wars of the Jews, book vii., chap. ii., gives us a particular instance in dreadful detail of a woman named Mary, who, in the extremity of the famine during the siege, killed her sucking child, roasted, and had eaten part of it when discovered by the soldiers! See this threatened, Jeremiah 19:9 (note).
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I am the Lord your God, which brought you forth out of the land of Egypt, that ye should not be their bondmen; and I have broken the bands of your yoke, and made you go upright.'--LEV. xxvi. 13. The history of Israel is a parable and a prophecy as well as a history. The great central word of the New Testament has been drawn from it, viz. 'redemption,' i.e. a buying out of bondage. The Hebrew slaves in Egypt were 'delivered.' The deliverance made them a nation. God acquired them for Himself, and …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The LORD will scatter you among the peoples, and only a few of you will survive among the nations to which the LORD will drive you.
Then the LORD will scatter you among all nations, from one end of the earth to the other. There you will worship other gods--gods of wood and stone, which neither you nor your ancestors have known.
2 Chronicles 7:19
"But if you turn away and forsake the decrees and commands I have given you and go off to serve other gods and worship them,
"Remember the instruction you gave your servant Moses, saying, 'If you are unfaithful, I will scatter you among the nations,
You gave us up to be devoured like sheep and have scattered us among the nations.
make their descendants fall among the nations and scatter them throughout the lands.
Your country is desolate, your cities burned with fire; your fields are being stripped by foreigners right before you, laid waste as when overthrown by strangers.
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