New Living Translation
As surely as I live, says the Sovereign LORD, since you show no distaste for blood, I will give you a bloodbath of your own. Your turn has come!
King James Bible
Therefore, as I live, saith the Lord GOD, I will prepare thee unto blood, and blood shall pursue thee: sith thou hast not hated blood, even blood shall pursue thee.
Darby Bible Translation
therefore, as I live, saith the Lord Jehovah, I will certainly appoint thee unto blood, and blood shall pursue thee; since thou hast not hated blood, blood shall pursue thee.
World English Bible
therefore, as I live, says the Lord Yahweh, I will prepare you for blood, and blood shall pursue you: since you have not hated blood, therefore blood shall pursue you.
Young's Literal Translation
Therefore, I live -- an affirmation of the Lord Jehovah, Surely for blood I do appoint thee, And blood doth pursue thee, If blood thou hast not hated, Blood also doth pursue thee.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
35:6 And blood - Thy guilt, and my just revenge of innocent blood. Hast not hated - Thou hast loved, rather than hated, blood - shed; therefore vengeance for it follows thee.
Their dead will be left unburied, and the stench of rotting bodies will fill the land. The mountains will flow with their blood.
Why are your clothes so red, as if you have been treading out grapes?
I will punish you for your murder and adultery. I will cover you with blood in my jealous fury.
I will drench the earth with your gushing blood all the way to the mountains, filling the ravines to the brim.
I will make Mount Seir utterly desolate, killing off all who try to escape and any who return.
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