New Living Translation
O infamous city, filled with confusion, you will be mocked by people far and near.
King James Bible
Those that be near, and those that be far from thee, shall mock thee, which art infamous and much vexed.
Darby Bible Translation
Those that are near, and those that are far from thee, shall mock thee, who art infamous and full of tumult.
World English Bible
Those who are near, and those who are far from you, shall mock you, you infamous one [and] full of tumult.
Young's Literal Translation
The near and the far-off from thee scoff at thee, O defiled of name -- abounding in trouble.
Ezekiel 22:5 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
22:5 Much vexed - Afflicted, impoverished, and ruined.
To a modern taste, Ezekiel does not appeal anything like so powerfully as Isaiah or Jeremiah. He has neither the majesty of the one nor the tenderness and passion of the other. There is much in him that is fantastic, and much that is ritualistic. His imaginations border sometimes on the grotesque and sometimes on the mechanical. Yet he is a historical figure of the first importance; it was very largely from him that Judaism received the ecclesiastical impulse by which for centuries it was powerfully …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
The whole city is in a terrible uproar. What do I see in this reveling city? Bodies are lying everywhere, killed not in battle but by famine and disease.
"Yes, this is what the Sovereign LORD says: "You will drink from your sister's cup of terror, a cup that is large and deep. It is filled to the brim with scorn and derision.
Jump to PreviousAbounding City Defiled Far Far-Off Full Ill Infamous Mock Repute Scoff Sounds Sport Trouble Troubled Tumult Turmoil Unclean Vexed
Jump to NextAbounding City Defiled Far Far-Off Full Ill Infamous Mock Repute Scoff Sounds Sport Trouble Troubled Tumult Turmoil Unclean Vexed
LinksEzekiel 22:5 NIV
Ezekiel 22:5 NLT
Ezekiel 22:5 ESV
Ezekiel 22:5 NASB
Ezekiel 22:5 KJV
Ezekiel 22:5 Bible Apps
Ezekiel 22:5 Biblia Paralela
Ezekiel 22:5 Chinese Bible
Ezekiel 22:5 French Bible
Ezekiel 22:5 German Bible
Ezekiel 22:5 Commentaries