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And I said to them: The thing you do is not good: why walk you not in the fear of our God, that we be not exposed to the reproaches of the Gentiles our enemies?
King James
Also I said, It is not good that ye do: ought ye not to walk in the fear of our God because of the reproach of the heathen our enemies?
Louis Second
Puis je dis: Ce que vous faites n'est pas bien. Ne devriez-vous pas marcher dans la crainte de notre Dieu, pour n'être pas insultés par les nations nos ennemies
Martin Luther
Und ich sprach: Es ist nicht gut, das ihr tut. Solltet ihr nicht in der Furcht GOttes wandeln um der Schmach willen der Heiden, unserer Feinde?
dixique ad eos non est bona res quam facitis quare non in timore Dei nostri ambulatis ne exprobretur nobis a gentibus inimicis nostris

Matthew Henry's Concise Commentary

non : not.
bona : good qualities, gifts, blessings as well as material properties.
res : thing, object, being, matter, affair, event, fact, circumstance.
res : occurrence, deed, condition, case.
quam : (fem. sing. acc.) (the church), WHICH the Lord loved.
quam : (adv. and conj.) how, than, as .. as possible.
quare : wherefore, why, because of which thing.
in : (+ acc.) into, toward, against.
in : (+ abl.) in.
ne : (conj.) that .. not, in order that .. not, in order not to.
nobis : (dat.) us /the world belongs to US.
nobis : (abl.) us /there'll be no one as happy as US.