New Living Translation
Because of the covenant I made with you, sealed with blood, I will free your prisoners from death in a waterless dungeon.
King James Bible
As for thee also, by the blood of thy covenant I have sent forth thy prisoners out of the pit wherein is no water.
Darby Bible Translation
As for thee also, by the blood of thy covenant, I will send forth thy prisoners out of the pit wherein is no water.
World English Bible
As for you also, because of the blood of your covenant, I have set free your prisoners from the pit in which is no water.
Young's Literal Translation
Also thou -- by the blood of thy covenant, I have sent thy prisoners out of the pit, There is no water in it.
Zechariah 9:11 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
9:11 As for thee - Oh Jerusalem; these words are Christ's words to her. By the blood - By my blood, in which thy covenant as confirmed; 'tis God's covenant as made by him, 'tis Zion's covenant as made for her, 'tis Christ's also as made in him. Sent forth - I have delivered the Jews out of Babylon: compared to a pit in which no water was, wherein the Jews must have perished, had not God visited them.
LibraryThe Christian State
Scripture references: Matthew 22:17-22; 17:24-27; Acts 23:5; John 6:15; Matthew 4:8-10; John 18:36-38; Mark 14; 61,62; John 18:33; 19:19; Isaiah 9:6,7; 60:3; Zechariah 9:10; Daniel 7:14; Matthew 26:64; 26:53,54; 16:16,17; 25:31,32. CHRIST AND THE STATE The Relation of Christ to the State.--He was an intense patriot. He loved His country. The names of His great countrymen, Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Joshua and David, were ever on His lips. He offered Himself as the national Messiah (Matthew 21:1-17), …
Henry T. Sell—Studies in the Life of the Christian
Jesus' Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem.
The First Day in Passion-Week - Palm-Sunday - the Royal Entry into Jerusalem
The Formation of the Old Testament Canon
If they could have provided perfect cleansing, the sacrifices would have stopped, for the worshipers would have been purified once for all time, and their feelings of guilt would have disappeared.
Now may the God of peace--who brought up from the dead our Lord Jesus, the great Shepherd of the sheep, and ratified an eternal covenant with his blood--
Then Moses took the blood from the basins and splattered it over the people, declaring, "Look, this blood confirms the covenant the LORD has made with you in giving you these instructions."
He rescues them from the grave so they may enjoy the light of life.
They will be rounded up and put in prison. They will be shut up in prison and will finally be punished.
Soon all you captives will be released! Imprisonment, starvation, and death will not be your fate!
So the officials took Jeremiah from his cell and lowered him by ropes into an empty cistern in the prison yard. It belonged to Malkijah, a member of the royal family. There was no water in the cistern, but there was a thick layer of mud at the bottom, and Jeremiah sank down into it.
Jump to PreviousAgreement Blood Captives Covenant Deep Forth Free Hole Pit Prisoners Water Waterless Wherein
Jump to NextAgreement Blood Captives Covenant Deep Forth Free Hole Pit Prisoners Water Waterless Wherein
LinksZechariah 9:11 NIV
Zechariah 9:11 NLT
Zechariah 9:11 ESV
Zechariah 9:11 NASB
Zechariah 9:11 KJV
Zechariah 9:11 Bible Apps
Zechariah 9:11 Biblia Paralela
Zechariah 9:11 Chinese Bible
Zechariah 9:11 French Bible
Zechariah 9:11 German Bible
Zechariah 9:11 Commentaries