New Living Translation
I will punish you for your murder and adultery. I will cover you with blood in my jealous fury.
King James Bible
And I will judge thee, as women that break wedlock and shed blood are judged; and I will give thee blood in fury and jealousy.
Darby Bible Translation
And I will judge thee with the judgments of women that commit adultery and shed blood; and I will give thee up to the blood of fury and jealousy;
World English Bible
I will judge you, as women who break wedlock and shed blood are judged; and I will bring on you the blood of wrath and jealousy.
Young's Literal Translation
And I have judged thee -- judgments of adulteresses, And of women shedding blood, And have given thee blood, fury, and jealousy.
Ezekiel 16:38 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
16:38 Blood - Thou gavest the blood of thy children to idols in sacrifice; I will give thee thine own blood to drink.
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"If a man is discovered committing adultery, both he and the woman must die. In this way, you will purge Israel of such evil.
Blood has flowed like water all around Jerusalem; no one is left to bury the dead.
O LORD, how long will you be angry with us? Forever? How long will your jealousy burn like fire?
So let their children starve! Let them die by the sword! Let their wives become childless widows. Let their old men die in a plague, and let their young men be killed in battle!
They will all come against you from the north with chariots, wagons, and a great army prepared for attack. They will take up positions on every side, surrounding you with men armed with shields and helmets. And I will hand you over to them for punishment so they can do with you as they please.
I will turn my jealous anger against you, and they will deal harshly with you. They will cut off your nose and ears, and any survivors will then be slaughtered by the sword. Your children will be taken away as captives, and everything that is left will be burned.
But righteous people will judge these sister cities for what they really are--adulterers and murderers.
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