New International Version
Therefore, hear what the LORD has planned against Babylon, what he has purposed against the land of the Babylonians: The young of the flock will be dragged away; their pasture will be appalled at their fate.
King James Bible
Therefore hear ye the counsel of the LORD, that he hath taken against Babylon; and his purposes, that he hath purposed against the land of the Chaldeans: Surely the least of the flock shall draw them out: surely he shall make their habitation desolate with them.
Darby Bible Translation
Therefore hear the counsel of Jehovah, which he hath taken against Babylon, and his purposes which he hath purposed against the land of the Chaldeans: The little ones of the flock shall certainly draw them away; he shall certainly make their habitation desolate for them.
World English Bible
Therefore hear the counsel of Yahweh, that he has taken against Babylon; and his purposes, that he has purposed against the land of the Chaldeans: Surely they shall drag them away, [even] the little ones of the flock; surely he shall make their habitation desolate over them.
Young's Literal Translation
Therefore, hear ye the counsel of Jehovah, That He counselled concerning Babylon, And His devices that He hath devised Concerning the land of the Chaldeans; Drag them out do not little ones of the flock, Doth He not make desolate over them the habitation?
Jeremiah 50:45 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Behold, he shall came up like a lion - The same words as in Jeremiah 49:19 (note), etc., where see the note.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
surely he We have already adverted to the completion of the prophecies respecting the final destruction of Babylon,
and shall only add a few more observations, in order to shew more clearly the full accomplishment of some of these predictions. Strabo says that in his time (about the Christian era) a great part of it was a desert. Jerome says that in his time (A.D.
340) it was quite in ruins, the walls merely serving for an inclosure for wild beasts, for the hunting of the kings of Parthia: and modern travellers universally concur in describing it in a state of utter desolation, and the habitation of wild beasts and noxious reptiles.
'Their Redeemer is strong; the Lord of Hosts is His name: He shall thoroughly plead their cause.'--JER. l. 34. Among the remarkable provisions of the Mosaic law there were some very peculiar ones affecting the next-of-kin. The nearest living blood relation to a man had certain obligations and offices to discharge, under certain contingencies, in respect of which he received a special name; which is sometimes translated in the Old Testament 'Redeemer,' and sometimes 'Avenger' of blood. What the etymological …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Covenanting Confers Obligation.
But the plans of the LORD stand firm forever, the purposes of his heart through all generations.
The LORD Almighty has sworn, "Surely, as I have planned, so it will be, and as I have purposed, so it will happen.
Therefore, hear what the LORD has planned against Edom, what he has purposed against those who live in Teman: The young of the flock will be dragged away; their pasture will be appalled at their fate.
"'The LORD has vindicated us; come, let us tell in Zion what the LORD our God has done.'
"Sharpen the arrows, take up the shields! The LORD has stirred up the kings of the Medes, because his purpose is to destroy Babylon. The LORD will take vengeance, vengeance for his temple.
Jump to PreviousAppalled Babylon Chaldeans Counsel Desolate Drag Draw Flock Habitation Hear Little Ones Plan Planned Purposed Purposes Surely
Jump to NextAppalled Babylon Chaldeans Counsel Desolate Drag Draw Flock Habitation Hear Little Ones Plan Planned Purposed Purposes Surely
LinksJeremiah 50:45 NIV
Jeremiah 50:45 NLT
Jeremiah 50:45 ESV
Jeremiah 50:45 NASB
Jeremiah 50:45 KJV
Jeremiah 50:45 Bible Apps
Jeremiah 50:45 Biblia Paralela
Jeremiah 50:45 Chinese Bible
Jeremiah 50:45 French Bible
Jeremiah 50:45 German Bible
Jeremiah 50:45 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.