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Jeremiah 51:6

6 aFlee from the midst of Babylon,

And each of you save his life!

Do not be 1bdestroyed in her 2punishment,

For this is the cLord’s time of vengeance;

He is going to drender recompense to her.

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Jeremiah 51:6 — The New International Version (NIV)

“Flee from Babylon!

Run for your lives!

Do not be destroyed because of her sins.

It is time for the Lord’s vengeance;

he will repay her what she deserves.

Jeremiah 51:6 — English Standard Version (ESV)

“Flee from the midst of Babylon;

let every one save his life!

Be not cut off in her punishment,

for this is the time of the Lord’s vengeance,

the repayment he is rendering her.

Jeremiah 51:6 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

Flee out of the midst of Babylon,

And deliver every man his soul:

Be not cut off in her iniquity;

For this is the time of the Lord’s vengeance;

He will render unto her a recompence.

Jeremiah 51:6 — New Living Translation (NLT)

Flee from Babylon! Save yourselves!

Don’t get trapped in her punishment!

It is the Lord’s time for vengeance;

he will repay her in full.

Jeremiah 51:6 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

Flee from the midst of Babylon,

And every one save his life!

Do not be cut off in her iniquity,

For this is the time of the Lord’s vengeance;

He shall recompense her.

Jeremiah 51:6 — New Century Version (NCV)

“Run away from Babylon

and save your lives!

Don’t stay and be killed because of Babylon’s sins.

It is time for the Lord to punish Babylon;

he will give Babylon the punishment she deserves.

Jeremiah 51:6 — American Standard Version (ASV)

Flee out of the midst of Babylon, and save every man his life; be not cut off in her iniquity: for it is the time of Jehovah’s vengeance; he will render unto her a recompense.

Jeremiah 51:6 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

Flee out of the midst of Babylon, and save every man his life; be ye not cut off in her iniquity: for this is the time of Jehovah’s vengeance: he shall render unto her a recompence.

Jeremiah 51:6 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

Run away from Babylon! 

Run for your lives! 

You shouldn’t die because of Babylon’s crimes. 

This is the time for the vengeance of the Lord

He will pay the people of Babylon back for what they have done. 

Jeremiah 51:6 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

Leave Babylon;

save your lives, each of you!

Don’t perish because of her guilt.

For this is the time of the Lord’s vengeance—

He will pay her what she deserves.

Jeremiah 51:6 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Flee from the midst of Babylon,

save your lives, each of you!

Do not perish because of her guilt,

for this is the time of the Lord’s vengeance;

he is repaying her what is due.

Jeremiah 51:6 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

Flee from the midst of Babylon and save each one his life.

You must not perish because of her guilt.

For this is the time of vengeance for Yahweh,

he will repay her what is deserved.

Jeremiah 51:6 — New International Reader’s Version (1998) (NIrV)

“People of Judah, run away from Babylonia!

Run for your lives!

Do not be destroyed because of the sins of its people.

It is time for me to pay them back.

I will punish them for what they have done.


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