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Jeremiah 47:6 Good News Translation (GNT)

You cry out, ‘Sword of the Lord!
    How long will you go on slashing?
Go back to your scabbard,
    stay there and rest!’

Good News Translation (GNT)

Copyright © 1992 by American Bible Society

Jeremiah 47:6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Ah, sword of the Lord!
    How long until you are quiet?
Put yourself into your scabbard,
    rest and be still!

New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Jeremiah 47:6 Complete Jewish Bible (CJB)

Oh, sword of Adonai,
how long till you can be quiet?
Put yourself back in your scabbard!
Stop! Be still!

Complete Jewish Bible (CJB)

Copyright © 1998 by David H. Stern. All rights reserved.

Jeremiah 47:6 The Message (MSG)

“Oh, Sword of God,
    how long will you keep this up?
Return to your scabbard.
    Haven’t you had enough? Can’t you call it quits?

The Message (MSG)

Copyright © 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002 by Eugene H. Peterson

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