Isaiah 1:5

“Why should ye be stricken any more? ye will revolt more and more: the whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Why should yee be stricken any more? yee will reuolt more and more: the whole head is sicke, and the whole heart faint.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Where will you be stricken again, {As} you continue in {your} rebellion? The whole head is sick And the whole heart is faint.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Why will ye be still stricken, that ye revolt more and more? the whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Why will you have more and more punishment? why keep on in your evil ways? Every head is tired and every heart is feeble.
- Basic English Bible

Why should ye be smitten any more? ye will revolt more and more: the whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint.
- Darby Bible

Why should ye be stricken any more? ye will revolt more and more: the whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint.
- Webster's Bible

Why should you be beaten more, that you revolt more and more? The whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint.
- World English Bible

Wherefore are ye stricken any more? Ye do add apostacy! Every head is become diseased, and every heart [is] sick.
- Youngs Literal Bible

On what part will ye yet be stricken, seeing ye stray away more and more? The whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 1:5


1:5 Head - The very head and heart of the body politick, from whence the plague is derived to all the other members.


Discussion for Isaiah 1

  • Patrick L
    I love the Old Testament. It gives us a clear picture of the rigidity, severity, and uncompromising nature of 'The Law........and sets the stage for the fulfillment of the Law, the righteousness of Christ, and the mercy and grace of God.
  • Adekunle adeosun abolaji
    Its a warning to all beliver dat if we willingly obey God commands all his good promise for man kind will come to pass.
  • Sharneewallace
    The Holy Spirit came to me to read out of The Book Of Isaiah,I wasn't given a chapter or a verse, just to read the Book Of Isaiah, so is there anyone who can tell me where to start.
  • Joann Heidt
    He was a powerful Ptophet, He showrd God's greatness and proclaimed it.
  • Lois Taylor
    I truly love the book of Isaiah,because when I accepted Jesus as my Savior, the second verse that the Holy Spirit lead me to turn to was Isaiah 1:18.Isaiah is a very powerful book, every chapter.One must read it slowly and ingest its beauty.
  • C. Gabriel
    I find the Book of Isaiah very deep, and have some understanding, but majority I do not comprehend. Still learning!
    I found this site which has commentaries, which helps a lot!

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