Ezekiel 14:14-21

Thomson(i) 14 should there be in it three such men as these Noe, Daniel and Job: They for their righteousness shall be saved, saith the Lord. 15 Or if I send wild beasts against that land and punish it, and it become a desolation not to be traveled by reason of the wild beasts; 16 and there be in it three such as those; As I live, saith the Lord neither sons nor daughters shall be saved; none but they only shall escape, and the land shall be for destruction. 17 Or if I bring a sword against that land, and say, sword, pass thou through this land, that I may cut off from it man and beast; 18 should there be in it three such men as those; As I live saith the Lord, they shall not deliver sons nor daughters; they and they only shall be saved. 19 Or if I send a pestilence against that land, and pour out my wrath upon it with slaughter, with intent to destroy out of it man and beast, 20 and Noe, Daniel and Job be therein; As I live, saith the Lord, neither sons nor daughters shall be left: they for their righteousness shall deliver only their own souls. 21 Yet thus saith the Lord, Though I send these my four severe judgments sword and famine and wild beasts and pestilence, against Jerusalem to destroy out of it man and beast,