Go! I am sending you out like lambs among wolves.
"Go; behold, I send you out as lambs in the midst of wolves.
Go now, and remember that I am sending you out as lambs among wolves.
"On your way! But be careful--this is hazardous work. You're like lambs in a wolf pack.
Go on your way: see, I send you out like lambs among wolves.
Go on your way. See, I am sending you out like lambs into the midst of wolves.
"Go your way; behold, I send you out as lambs among wolves.
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1 tn Grk “Behold I.” The Greek word ἰδού (idou) has not been translated because it has no exact English equivalent here, but adds interest and emphasis (BDAG 468 s.v. 1).
3 sn This imagery of wolves is found in intertestamental Judaism as well; see Pss. Sol. 8:23.