New Living Translation
Yes, I will punish those who participate in pagan worship ceremonies, and those who fill their masters' houses with violence and deceit.
King James Bible
In the same day also will I punish all those that leap on the threshold, which fill their masters' houses with violence and deceit.
Darby Bible Translation
And in that day will I punish all those that leap over the threshold, who fill their master's house with violence and deceit.
World English Bible
In that day, I will punish all those who leap over the threshold, who fill their master's house with violence and deceit.
Young's Literal Translation
And I have laid a charge on every one Who is leaping over the threshold in that day, Who are filling the house of their masters With violence and deceit.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:9 In the same day - At the same time. Their masters houses - Either the oppressing kings, whose officers these were, or publick officers and judges, whose servants thus spoiled the poor. Violence - Goods taken by force, by false accusations, or by suborned evidence.
When her husband opened the door to leave, there lay his concubine with her hands on the threshold.
1 Samuel 5:5
That is why to this day neither the priests of Dagon nor anyone who enters the temple of Dagon in Ashdod will step on its threshold.
Like a cage filled with birds, their homes are filled with evil plots. And now they are great and rich.
"My people have forgotten how to do right," says the LORD. "Their fortresses are filled with wealth taken by theft and violence.
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