New Living Translation
Oh, that they were wise and could understand this! Oh, that they might know their fate!
King James Bible
O that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end!
Darby Bible Translation
Oh that they had been wise! they would have understood this, They would have considered their latter end!
World English Bible
Oh that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end!
Young's Literal Translation
If they were wise -- They deal wisely with this; They attend to their latter end:
Deuteronomy 32:29 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
32:29 They - Israel. Latter end - What their end will be, and that tho' God spare them long, yet at last judgment will certainly overtake them.
Librarya survey of the third and closing discourse of the prophet
We shall now, in conclusion, give a survey of the third and closing discourse of the prophet. After an introduction in vi. 1, 2, where the mountains serve only to give greater solemnity to the scene (in the fundamental passages Deut. xxxii. 1, and in Is. 1, 2, "heaven and earth" are mentioned for the same purposes, inasmuch as they are the most venerable parts of creation; "contend with the mountains" by taking them in and applying to [Pg 522] them as hearers), the prophet reminds the people of …
Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg—Christology of the Old Testament
Appendix xvi. On the Jewish views About Demons' and the Demonised,' Together with Some Notes on the Intercourse Between Jews and Jewish Christians in the First Centuries.
The Justice of God
The Truth of God
Oh, that they would always have hearts like this, that they might fear me and obey all my commands! If they did, they and their descendants would prosper forever.
I know that after my death you will become utterly corrupt and will turn from the way I have commanded you to follow. In the days to come, disaster will come down on you, for you will do what is evil in the LORD's sight, making him very angry with your actions."
Teach us to realize the brevity of life, so that we may grow in wisdom.
You said, 'I will reign forever as queen of the world!' You did not reflect on your actions or think about their consequences.
Oh, that you had listened to my commands! Then you would have had peace flowing like a gentle river and righteousness rolling over you like waves in the sea.
She defiled herself with immorality and gave no thought to her future. Now she lies in the gutter with no one to lift her out. "LORD, see my misery," she cries. "The enemy has triumphed."
"Think about this eighteenth day of December, the day when the foundation of the LORD's Temple was laid. Think carefully.
Jump to PreviousAttend Clear Consider Considered Deal Discern End Latter Thought Understand Understood Wise Wisely
Jump to NextAttend Clear Consider Considered Deal Discern End Latter Thought Understand Understood Wise Wisely
LinksDeuteronomy 32:29 NIV
Deuteronomy 32:29 NLT
Deuteronomy 32:29 ESV
Deuteronomy 32:29 NASB
Deuteronomy 32:29 KJV
Deuteronomy 32:29 Bible Apps
Deuteronomy 32:29 Biblia Paralela
Deuteronomy 32:29 Chinese Bible
Deuteronomy 32:29 French Bible
Deuteronomy 32:29 German Bible
Deuteronomy 32:29 Commentaries