Zephaniah 1:12
New International Version
At that time I will search Jerusalem with lamps and punish those who are complacent, who are like wine left on its dregs, who think, 'The LORD will do nothing, either good or bad.'

New Living Translation
"I will search with lanterns in Jerusalem's darkest corners to punish those who sit complacent in their sins. They think the LORD will do nothing to them, either good or bad.

English Standard Version
At that time I will search Jerusalem with lamps, and I will punish the men who are complacent, those who say in their hearts, ‘The LORD will not do good, nor will he do ill.’

New American Standard Bible
"It will come about at that time That I will search Jerusalem with lamps, And I will punish the men Who are stagnant in spirit, Who say in their hearts, 'The LORD will not do good or evil!'

King James Bible
And it shall come to pass at that time, that I will search Jerusalem with candles, and punish the men that are settled on their lees: that say in their heart, The LORD will not do good, neither will he do evil.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
And at that time I will search Jerusalem with lamps and punish the men who settle down comfortably, who say to themselves: The LORD will not do good or evil.

International Standard Version
And it will come about that I will search Jerusalem with candles, punishing the self-satisfied and complacent, who say to themselves, 'The LORD will do neither good nor evil.'

NET Bible
At that time I will search through Jerusalem with lamps. I will punish the people who are entrenched in their sin, those who think to themselves, 'The LORD neither rewards nor punishes.'

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"At that time I will search Jerusalem with lamps and punish those who are satisfied with their hardened lifestyle, who think that the LORD won't do anything-good or bad.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And it shall come to pass at that time, that I will search Jerusalem with lamps and make a visitation upon the men that are settled on their lees, that say in their heart, The LORD will not do good, neither will he do evil.

King James 2000 Bible
And it shall come to pass at that time, that I will search Jerusalem with lamps, and punish the men that are settled in their complacency: that say in their heart, The LORD will not do good, neither will he do evil.

American King James Version
And it shall come to pass at that time, that I will search Jerusalem with candles, and punish the men that are settled on their lees: that say in their heart, The LORD will not do good, neither will he do evil.

American Standard Version
And it shall come to pass at that time, that I will search Jerusalem with lamps; and I will punish the men that are settled on their lees, that say in their heart, Jehovah will not do good, neither will he do evil.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And it shall come to pass at that time, that I will search Jerusalem with lamps, and will visit upon the men that are settled on their lees: that say in their hearts: The Lord will not do good, nor will he do evil.

Darby Bible Translation
And it shall come to pass at that time, [that] I will search Jerusalem with lamps, and punish the men that are settled on their lees, that say in their heart, Jehovah will not do good, neither will he do evil.

English Revised Version
And it shall come to pass at that time, that I will search Jerusalem with candles; and I will punish the men that are settled on their lees, that say in their heart, The LORD will not do good, neither will he do evil.

Webster's Bible Translation
And it shall come to pass at that time, that I will search Jerusalem with candles, and punish the men that are settled on their lees: that say in their heart, The LORD will not do good, neither will he do evil.

World English Bible
It will happen at that time, that I will search Jerusalem with lamps, and I will punish the men who are settled on their dregs, who say in their heart, "Yahweh will not do good, neither will he do evil."

Young's Literal Translation
And it hath come to pass, at that time, I search Jerusalem with lights, And I have laid a charge on the men Who are hardened on their preserved things, Who are saying in their heart: Jehovah doth no good, nor doth He evil.

Sefanja 1:12 Afrikaans PWL
Dit sal in dié tyd gebeur dat Ek Yerushalayim sal deursoek met lampe en die manne wat stagnant van gees is, wat in hulle verstand, wil en emosie sê: ‘יהוה sal nie goed of boos doen nie, straf.’

Sofonia 1:12 Albanian
Në atë kohë do të ndodhë që unë do të kontrolloj Jeruzalemin me llampa dhe do të ndëshkoj njerëzit që, duke qëndruar në llumin e tyre, thonë në zemër të tyre: "Zoti nuk bën as të mirë as të keq".

ﺻﻔﻨﻴﺎ 1:12 Arabic: Smith & Van Dyke
ويكون في ذلك الوقت اني افتش اورشليم بالسّرج واعاقب الرجال الجامدين على درديهم القائلين في قلوبهم ان الرب لا يحسن ولا يسيء.

Dyr Zefynies 1:12 Bavarian
Daadl gee i Ruslham mit dyr Luzern ab und rechnet ab mit dene Herrn, wo brötlbrait daadlhuckend und mainend: Dyr Trechtein bringt nix und schadt niemdd.

Софоний 1:12 Bulgarian
И в онова време Ще претърся Ерусалим с ламби, И ще накажа мъжете, които почиват на дрождието си, Които думат в сърцето си: Господ няма да стори ни добро, ни зло.

現代標點和合本 (CUVMP Traditional)
那時,我必用燈巡查耶路撒冷,我必懲罰那些如酒在渣滓上澄清的,他們心裡說:『耶和華必不降福,也不降禍。』

现代标点和合本 (CUVMP Simplified)
那时,我必用灯巡查耶路撒冷,我必惩罚那些如酒在渣滓上澄清的,他们心里说:‘耶和华必不降福,也不降祸。’

西 番 雅 書 1:12 Chinese Bible: Union (Traditional)
那 時 , 我 必 用 燈 巡 查 耶 路 撒 冷 ; 我 必 懲 罰 那 些 如 酒 在 渣 滓 上 澄 清 的 ; 他 們 心 裡 說 : 耶 和 華 必 不 降 福 , 也 不 降 禍 。

西 番 雅 書 1:12 Chinese Bible: Union (Simplified)
那 时 , 我 必 用 灯 巡 查 耶 路 撒 冷 ; 我 必 惩 罚 那 些 如 酒 在 渣 滓 上 澄 清 的 ; 他 们 心 里 说 : 耶 和 华 必 不 降 福 , 也 不 降 祸 。

Zephaniah 1:12 Croatian Bible
I u to vrijeme pretražit ću Jeruzalem sa zubljama i pohodit ću kaznom ljude koji miruju na svojoj vinskoj droždini i u svom srcu govore: 'Jahve ne može učiniti ni dobro ni zlo.'

Sofoniáše 1:12 Czech BKR
I stane se v ten čas, že přehledávati budu Jeruzalém s lucernami, a navštívím muže, kteříž ulnuli v kvasnicích svých, kteříž říkají v srdci svém: Nečiniť dobře Hospodin, aniž zle činí.

Zefanias 1:12 Danish
Til den Tid skal det ske: Jeg ransager Jerusalem med Lygter og hjemsøger Mændene der, som ligger i Ro paa deres Bærme, som siger i deres Hjerte: »HERREN gør hverken godt eller ondt.«

Zefanja 1:12 Dutch Staten Vertaling
En het zal geschieden te dien tijde, Ik zal Jeruzalem met lantaarnen doorzoeken; en Ik zal bezoeking doen over de mannen, die stijf geworden zijn op hun droesem, die in hun hart zeggen: De HEERE doet geen goed, en Hij doet geen kwaad.

Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְהָיָה֙ בָּעֵ֣ת הַהִ֔יא אֲחַפֵּ֥שׂ אֶת־יְרוּשָׁלִַ֖ם בַּנֵּרֹ֑ות וּפָקַדְתִּ֣י עַל־הָאֲנָשִׁ֗ים הַקֹּֽפְאִים֙ עַל־שִׁמְרֵיהֶ֔ם הָאֹֽמְרִים֙ בִּלְבָבָ֔ם לֹֽא־יֵיטִ֥יב יְהוָ֖ה וְלֹ֥א יָרֵֽעַ׃

WLC (Consonants Only)
והיה בעת ההיא אחפש את־ירושלם בנרות ופקדתי על־האנשים הקפאים על־שמריהם האמרים בלבבם לא־ייטיב יהוה ולא ירע׃

Aleppo Codex
יב והיה בעת ההיא אחפש את ירושלם בנרות ופקדתי על האנשים הקפאים על שמריהם האמרים בלבבם לא ייטיב יהוה ולא ירע

Sofoniás 1:12 Hungarian: Karoli
És lészen az idõben, megmotozom majd Jeruzsálemet szövétnekkel, és megfenyítem azokat, a kik saját seprejökön hevernek, a kik ezt mondják szívökben: sem jót, sem rosszat nem cselekszik az Úr.

Cefanja 1:12 Esperanto
En tiu tempo Mi traesploros Jerusalemon kun lumiloj, kaj Mi punos tiujn, kiuj ripozas sur sia fecxo, kaj diras en sia koro:La Eternulo ne faras bonon, nek malbonon.

SEFANJA 1:12 Finnish: Bible (1776)
Sillä ajalla tahdon minä Jerusalemin kynttilällä etsiä, ja etsiskellä niitä miehiä, jotka rahkansa päällä makaavat, ja sanovat sydämessänsä: ei Herra tee hyvästi eikä pahasti.

Sophonie 1:12 French: Darby
Et il arrivera, en ce temps-là, que je fouillerai Jerusalem avec des lampes; et je punirai les hommes qui reposent sur leurs lies, -qui disent dans leur coeur: L'Eternel ne fera ni bien ni mal.

Sophonie 1:12 French: Louis Segond (1910)
En ce temps-là, je fouillerai Jérusalem avec des lampes, Et je châtierai les hommes qui reposent sur leurs lies, Et qui disent dans leur coeur: L'Eternel ne fait ni bien ni mal.

Sophonie 1:12 French: Martin (1744)
Et il arrivera en ce temps-là, que je fouillerai Jérusalem avec des lampes, que je punirai les hommes qui sont figés sur leurs lies, et qui disent en leurs cœurs; L'Eternel ne [nous] fera ni bien ni mal.

Zephanja 1:12 German: Modernized
Zur selbigen Zeit will ich Jerusalem mit Laternen durchsuchen und will heimsuchen die Leute, die auf ihren Hefen liegen und sprechen in ihrem Herzen: Der HERR wird weder Gutes noch Böses tun.

Zephanja 1:12 German: Luther (1912)
Zur selben Zeit will ich Jerusalem mit Leuchten durchsuchen und will heimsuchen die Leute, die auf ihren Hefen liegen und sprechen in ihrem Herzen: Der HERR wird weder Gutes noch Böses tun.

Zephanja 1:12 German: Textbibel (1899)
Zur selbigen Zeit aber werde ich Jerusalem mit Leuchten durchforschen und die Leute heimsuchen, die da steif geworden sind auf ihren Hefen, die in ihrem Sinne sprechen: "Jahwe vermag weder Glück zu geben noch zu schaden!"

Sofonia 1:12 Italian: Riveduta Bible (1927)
E in quel tempo avverrà che io frugherò Gerusalemme con delle torce, e punirò gli uomini che, immobili sulle loro fecce, dicon in cuor loro: "l’Eterno non fa né ben né male".

Sofonia 1:12 Italian: Giovanni Diodati Bible (1649)
Ed avverrà in quel tempo, che io investigherò Gerusalemme con delle lucerne, e farò punizione degli uomini che si sono rappresi sopra le lor fecce; che dicono nel cuor loro: Il Signore non fa nè bene nè male.

ZEFANYA 1:12 Indonesian - Terjemahan Lama (TL)
Maka akan jadi pada masa itu juga, bahwa Aku akan menyelidik Yeruzalem dengan suluh dan Aku akan membalas kepada segala orang laki-laki yang sudah jadi beku di atas ampasnya dan yang berkata dalam hatinya: Bahwa Tuhan tiada berbuat barang baik atau barang jahat.

스바냐 1:12 Korean
그 때에 내가 등불로 예루살렘에 두루 찾아 무릇 찌끼 같이 가라 앉아서 심중에 스스로 이르기를 여호와께서는 복도 내리지 아니하시며 화도 내리지 아니하시리라 하는 자를 벌하리니

Sophonias 1:12 Latin: Biblia Sacra Vulgata
et erit in tempore illo scrutabor Hierusalem in lucernis et visitabo super viros defixos in fecibus suis qui dicunt in cordibus suis non faciet bene Dominus et non faciet male

Sofonijo knyga 1:12 Lithuanian
Aš su žibintais ieškosiu po Jeruzalę ir nubausiu tuos, kurie sėdi ant savo mielių, o širdyje mano: ‘Viešpats nedarys nei gera, nei pikta’.

Zephaniah 1:12 Maori
I taua ra ka rapua e ahau ta Hiruharama, mea rawa ki te rama; ka whiua ano nga tangata kua totoka i runga i o ratou nganga, a e mea ana i roto i o ratou ngakau, E kore a Ihowa e mahi i te pai, e kore ano e mahi i te kino.

Sefanias 1:12 Norwegian: Det Norsk Bibelselskap (1930)
Og på den samme tid vil jeg ransake Jerusalem med lykter, og jeg vil hjemsøke de folk som ligger på sin berme og sier i sitt hjerte: Herren gjør hverken godt eller ondt.

Sofonías 1:12 Spanish: La Biblia de las Américas
Y sucederá en aquel tiempo que yo escudriñaré a Jerusalén con lámparas, y castigaré a los hombres que reposan como el vino en sus heces, los que dicen en su corazón: ``Ni bien ni mal hará el SEÑOR.

Sofonías 1:12 Spanish: La Nueva Biblia de los Hispanos
Y sucederá en aquel tiempo Que Yo escudriñaré a Jerusalén con lámparas, Y castigaré a los hombres Que reposan como el vino en su sedimento, Que dicen en su corazón: 'Ni bien ni mal hará el SEÑOR.'

Sofonías 1:12 Spanish: Reina Valera Gómez
Y será en aquel tiempo, que yo escudriñaré a Jerusalén con candiles, y haré visitación sobre los hombres que están sentados sobre sus residuos de vino, los cuales dicen en su corazón: Jehová ni hará bien ni mal.

Sofonías 1:12 Spanish: Reina Valera 1909
Y será en aquel tiempo, que yo escudriñaré á Jerusalem con candiles, y haré visitación sobre los hombres que están sentados sobre sus heces, los cuales dicen en su corazón: Jehová ni hará bien ni mal.

Sofonías 1:12 Spanish: Sagradas Escrituras 1569
Y será en aquel tiempo, que yo escudriñaré a Jerusalén con candiles, y haré visitación sobre los hombres que están sentados sobre sus heces, los cuales dicen en su corazón: El SEÑOR ni hará bien ni mal.

Sofonias 1:12 Bíblia King James Atualizada Português
Naquela época vasculharei Jerusalém com lanternas e castigarei todas as pessoas que descansam sobre a borra do vinho velho e azedo, isto é, que são complacentes com o pecado, e que alegam em seus corações: ‘Ora, o SENHOR não intervém, ele não faz o bem nem o mal!’

Sofonias 1:12 Portugese Bible
E há de ser que, naquele tempo, esquadrinharei a Jerusalém com lanternas, e castigarei os homens que se embrutecem com as fezes do vinho, que dizem no seu coração: O Senhor não faz o bem nem faz o mal.   

Tefania 1:12 Romanian: Cornilescu
În vremea aceea, voi scormoni Ierusalimul cu felinare, şi voi pedepsi pe toţi oamenii cari se bizuiesc pe drojdiile lor, şi zic în inima lor: ,Domnul nu va face nici bine nici rău!`

Софония 1:12 Russian: Synodal Translation (1876)
И будет в то время: Я со светильником осмотрю Иерусалим и накажу тех, которые сидят на дрожжах своих и говорят в сердце своем: „не делаетГосподь ни добра, ни зла".

Софония 1:12 Russian koi8r
И будет в то время: Я со светильником осмотрю Иерусалим и накажу тех, которые сидят на дрожжах своих и говорят в сердце своем: `не делает Господь ни добра, ни зла`.

Sefanja 1:12 Swedish (1917)
Och det skall ske på den tiden att jag skall genomleta Jerusalem med lyktor och hemsöka de människor som nu ligga där i ro på sin drägg, dem som säga i sina hjärtan: »HERREN gör intet, varken gott eller ont.»

Zephaniah 1:12 Tagalog: Ang Dating Biblia (1905)
At mangyayari sa panahong yaon, na ang Jerusalem ay sisiyasatin kong may mga ilawan; at aking parurusahan ang mga tao na nagsisiupo sa kanilang mga latak, na nangagsasabi sa kanilang puso, Ang Panginoo'y hindi gagawa ng mabuti, ni gagawa man siya ng masama.

เศฟันยาห์ 1:12 Thai: from KJV
ต่อมาคราวนั้นเราจะเอาตะเกียงส่องดูเยรูซาเล็ม และเราจะลงโทษคนที่ตกตะกอน ผู้ที่กล่าวในใจของตนว่า `พระเยโฮวาห์จะไม่ทรงกระทำการดี และพระองค์ก็จะไม่ทรงกระทำการชั่ว'

Sefanya 1:12 Turkish
Servetleri yağmalanacak.
Viraneye dönecek evleri.
Yaptıkları evlerde oturamayacak,
Diktikleri bağların şarabını içemeyecekler.››

Soâ-phoâ-ni 1:12 Vietnamese (1934)
Trong lúc đó, ta sẽ dùng đèn đuốc lục soát trong Giê-ru-sa-lem, sẽ phạt những kẻ đọng trong cặn rượu và tự nói trong lòng mình rằng: Ðức Giê-hô-va sẽ chẳng xuống phước cũng chẳng xuống họa.

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