Parallel Bible results for Ezekiel 18:1-6

Douay-Rhiems Catholic Bible

New International Version

Ezekiel 18:1-6

RHE 1 And the word of the Lord came to me, saying: What is the meaning? NIV 1 The word of the LORD came to me: RHE 2 That you use among you this parable as a proverb in the land of Israel, saying: The fathers have eaten sour grapes, and the teeth of the children are set on edge. NIV 2 "What do you people mean by quoting this proverb about the land of Israel: " 'The fathers eat sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge'? RHE 3 As I live, saith the Lord God, this parable shall be no more to you a proverb in Israel. NIV 3 "As surely as I live, declares the Sovereign LORD, you will no longer quote this proverb in Israel. RHE 4 Behold all souls are mine: as the soul of the father, so also the soul of the son is mine: the soul that sinneth, the same shall die. NIV 4 For every living soul belongs to me, the father as well as the son--both alike belong to me. The soul who sins is the one who will die. RHE 5 And if a man be just, and do judgment and justice, NIV 5 "Suppose there is a righteous man who does what is just and right. RHE 6 And hath not eaten upon the mountains, nor lifted up his eyes to the idols of the house of Israel: and hath not defiled his neighbour’s wife, nor come near to a menstruous woman: NIV 6 He does not eat at the mountain shrines or look to the idols of the house of Israel. He does not defile his neighbor's wife or lie with a woman during her period.