New Living Translation
As surely as I live, says the Sovereign LORD, you will not quote this proverb anymore in Israel.
King James Bible
As I live, saith the Lord GOD, ye shall not have occasion any more to use this proverb in Israel.
Darby Bible Translation
As I live, saith the Lord Jehovah, ye shall not have any more to use this proverb in Israel.
World English Bible
As I live, says the Lord Yahweh, you shall not have [occasion] any more to use this proverb in Israel.
Young's Literal Translation
I live -- an affirmation of the Lord Jehovah, Ye have no more the use of this simile in Israel.
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LibraryThe Abbots Euroul and Loumon.
To the examples already given in the previous biographies, of the power which religion exercised over the rough and savage mind, we may add the following. The abbot Ebrolf (Euroul) had settled with his monks in a thick forest, infested by wild beasts and robbers. One of the robbers came to them, and, struck with reverence at their aspect, said to them: "Ye have chosen no fit dwelling for you here. The inhabitants of this forest live by plunder, and will not tolerate any one amongst them who maintains …
Augustus Neander—Light in the Dark Places
A Startling Statement
General Character of Christians.
The Wicked Husbandmen.
"Son of man, you've heard that proverb they quote in Israel: 'Time passes, and prophecies come to nothing.'
Everyone who makes up proverbs will say of you, 'Like mother, like daughter.'
"Why do you quote this proverb concerning the land of Israel: 'The parents have eaten sour grapes, but their children's mouths pucker at the taste'?
For all people are mine to judge--both parents and children alike. And this is my rule: The person who sins is the one who will die.
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