Ezekiel 12:20
Verse (Click for Chapter)
New International Version
The inhabited towns will be laid waste and the land will be desolate. Then you will know that I am the LORD.'"

New Living Translation
The cities will be destroyed and the farmland made desolate. Then you will know that I am the LORD.'"

English Standard Version
And the inhabited cities shall be laid waste, and the land shall become a desolation; and you shall know that I am the LORD.”

Berean Study Bible
The inhabited cities will be laid waste, and the land will become desolate. Then you will know that I am the LORD.’”

New American Standard Bible
"The inhabited cities will be laid waste and the land will be a desolation. So you will know that I am the LORD."'"

King James Bible
And the cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste, and the land shall be desolate; and ye shall know that I am the LORD.

Christian Standard Bible
The inhabited cities will be destroyed, and the land will become dreadful. Then you will know that I am the LORD.'"

Contemporary English Version
Every town will lie in ruins, and the land will be a barren desert. Then they will know that I am the LORD.

Good News Translation
Cities that are now full of people will be destroyed, and the country will be made a wilderness. Then they will know that I am the LORD."

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The inhabited cities will be destroyed, and the land will become a desolation. Then you will know that I am Yahweh."

International Standard Version
The towns that are inhabited will lie in ruins, because the land will be devastated. Then they'll learn that I am the LORD."'"

NET Bible
The inhabited towns will be left in ruins and the land will be devastated. Then you will know that I am the LORD.'"

New Heart English Bible
The cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste, and the land shall be a desolation; and you shall know that I am the LORD.'"

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The cities where people live will be destroyed, and the country will become a wasteland. Then they will know that I am the LORD.'"

JPS Tanakh 1917
And the cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste, and the land shall be desolate; and ye shall know that I am the LORD.'

New American Standard 1977
“And the inhabited cities will be laid waste, and the land will be a desolation. So you will know that I am the LORD. ”’”

Jubilee Bible 2000
And the cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste, and the land shall be desolate; and ye shall know that I am the LORD.

King James 2000 Bible
And the cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste, and the land shall be desolate; and you shall know that I am the LORD.

American King James Version
And the cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste, and the land shall be desolate; and you shall know that I am the LORD.

American Standard Version
And the cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste, and the land shall be a desolation; and ye shall know that I am Jehovah.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the cities that are now inhabited shall be laid waste, and the land shall be desolate: and you shall know that I am the Lord.

Darby Bible Translation
And the cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste, and the land shall be a desolation; and ye shall know that I [am] Jehovah.

English Revised Version
And the cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste, and the land shall be a desolation; and ye shall know that I am the LORD.

Webster's Bible Translation
And the cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste, and the land shall be desolate; and ye shall know that I am the LORD.

World English Bible
The cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste, and the land shall be a desolation; and you shall know that I am Yahweh.

Young's Literal Translation
And the cities that are inhabited are laid waste, and the land is a desolation, and ye have known that I am Jehovah.'
Study Bible
Signs of the Coming Captivity
19Then tell the people of the land that this is what the Lord GOD says about those living in Jerusalem and in the land of Israel: ‘They will eat their bread with anxiety and drink their water in dread, for their land will be stripped of everything in it because of the violence of all those who dwell in it. 20The inhabited cities will be laid waste, and the land will become desolate. Then you will know that I am the LORD.’”
Cross References
Isaiah 3:26
And the gates of Zion will lament and mourn; destitute, she will sit on the ground.

Isaiah 7:23
And on that day, in every place where there used to be a thousand vines worth a thousand shekels of silver, there will be only thorns and briers.

Isaiah 7:24
Men will go there with bow and arrow, for the land will be covered with thorns and briers.

Jeremiah 4:7
A lion has gone up from his thicket, and a destroyer of nations has set out. He has left his lair to lay waste to your land. Your cities will be reduced to ruins and lie uninhabited.

Jeremiah 25:9
behold, I will summon all the families of the north, declares the LORD, and I will send for My servant Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon. I will bring them against this land, against its residents, and against all the surrounding nations. So I will completely destroy them and make them an object of horror and contempt, an everlasting desolation.

Ezekiel 5:14
I will make you a ruin and a disgrace among the nations around you, in the sight of all who pass by.

Ezekiel 12:15
And they will know that I am the LORD when I disperse them among the nations and scatter them throughout the countries.

Ezekiel 12:21
Again the word of the LORD came to me, saying,

Ezekiel 36:3
therefore prophesy and declare that this is what the Lord GOD says: Because they have made you desolate and have trampled you on every side, so that you became a possession of the rest of the nations and were taken up in slander by the lips of their talkers,

Treasury of Scripture

And the cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste, and the land shall be desolate; and you shall know that I am the LORD.

Ezekiel 15:6,8 Therefore thus said the Lord GOD; As the vine tree among the trees …

Isaiah 3:26 And her gates shall lament and mourn; and she being desolate shall …

Isaiah 7:23,24 And it shall come to pass in that day, that every place shall be, …

Isaiah 24:3,12 The land shall be utterly emptied, and utterly spoiled: for the LORD …

Isaiah 64:10,11 Your holy cities are a wilderness, Zion is a wilderness, Jerusalem …

Jeremiah 4:7,23-29 The lion is come up from his thicket, and the destroyer of the Gentiles …

Jeremiah 12:10-12 Many pastors have destroyed my vineyard, they have trodden my portion …

Jeremiah 16:9 For thus said the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel; Behold, I will …

Jeremiah 19:11 And shall say to them, Thus said the LORD of hosts; Even so will …

Jeremiah 24:8-10 And as the evil figs, which cannot be eaten, they are so evil; surely …

Jeremiah 25:9 Behold, I will send and take all the families of the north, said …

Jeremiah 34:22 Behold, I will command, said the LORD, and cause them to return to …

Lamentations 5:18 Because of the mountain of Zion, which is desolate, the foxes walk on it.

Daniel 9:17 Now therefore, O our God, hear the prayer of your servant, and his …







And the cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste,.... Not only the city of Jerusalem, but the other cities of Judea; as they were by the Chaldeans, which were then full of inhabitants:

and the land shall be desolate; the whole land of Judea be destitute of men and cattle, and lie uncultivated, and become barren and unfruitful:

and ye shall know that I am the Lord; who were then captives in Babylon, as well as those who should be dispersed among the nations would; see Ezekiel 12:15. 20. the cities—left in Judea after the destruction of Jerusalem.12:17-20 The prophet must eat and drink in care and fear, with trembling, that he might express the condition of those in Jerusalem during the siege. When ministers speak of the ruin coming upon sinners, they must speak as those that know the terrors of the Lord. Afflictions are happy ones, however grievous to flesh and blood, that improve us in the knowledge of God.
Jump to Previous
Cities Desolate Desolation Inhabited Laid Peopled Towns Waste Wonder
Jump to Next
Cities Desolate Desolation Inhabited Laid Peopled Towns Waste Wonder
Links
Ezekiel 12:20 NIV
Ezekiel 12:20 NLT
Ezekiel 12:20 ESV
Ezekiel 12:20 NASB
Ezekiel 12:20 KJV

Ezekiel 12:20 Bible Apps
Ezekiel 12:20 Biblia Paralela
Ezekiel 12:20 Chinese Bible
Ezekiel 12:20 French Bible
Ezekiel 12:20 German Bible

Alphabetical: a am and be cities desolate desolation I inhabited know laid land LORD' So that The Then towns waste will you

OT Prophets: Ezekiel 12:20 The cities that are inhabited shall be (Ezek. Eze Ezk) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools
Ezekiel 12:19
Top of Page
Top of Page