Isaiah 28:11

“For with stammering lips and another tongue will he speak to this people.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For with stammering lips and another tongue will he speake to this people.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Indeed, He will speak to this people Through stammering lips and a foreign tongue,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Nay, but by `men of' strange lips and with another tongue will he speak to this people;
- American Standard Version (1901)

No, but with broken talk, and with a strange tongue, he will give his word to this people:
- Basic English Bible

For with stammering lips and a strange tongue will he speak to this people;
- Darby Bible

For with stammering lips and another tongue will he speak to this people.
- Webster's Bible

But he will speak to this nation with stammering lips and in another language;
- World English Bible

For by scorned lip, and by another tongue, Doth He speak unto this people.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For with stammering lips and with a strange tongue shall it be spoken to this people;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 28:11

28:11 Another tongue - By people of a strange language, whom he shall bring among them, seeing they will not hear him speaking, by his prophets, in their own language.

Discussion for Isaiah 28

  • Irene123
    To Val, one year ago - "the word of the Lord was to them precept upon precept ................." The word of the Lord is not falsehood; this is saying - that people who see the truth in God's word don't want to obey it so they fall away from it and 'rearrange' it to suit themselves. These are, among others, the false teachers of the N.T.
  • PHILIP ADU for verse 18
    No death can take control over us if we submit ourselves to the Lord.
  • Jeff dixon for verse 12
    In short it means literally what happened in chapter 2 8 10 19 book of Acts
  • Val
    The crown of God 's church who should be leading the people into an understanding of God 's law put restrictive doctrine over themselves where the cannot lie straight and cover themselves so overcome with their wine that they actually vomit a load of lies onto the people that stinks right up to Heaven......Hear a little, there a little, Line upon Line of falsehood and unrest will eventually stumble all who try to gain entry into God 's kingdom to finally fall backward and curse the LORD for his trouble.
  • Isaac andrew for verse 10
    "life " is the path of salvation.. "i will "never "leave you "nor " lead astray..the way we learn "understand " in life is either by listening reading.or by a parable relateing like the seed sower to our message,or by trial error,trial by fire,,if we dont learn the truth by physical expierence then its because we dont want to except the truth.. "we live by not bread alone but every word from our mouth "what we speak obviously comes from our heart,if we speak as yeh nay,,if we add to much it makes a lie.puting to many adjectives,etc,etc..our words defile us...our minds are literally computers storeing information from daily occurences that we rewind and intertwine in our daily lives,sometimes unknowingly to us,,a little here a little there is what some will learn by reading this.some might not be ready for full comprehension at the time.others might be ready know..a little here and a little there....salvation is lifelong.. "he that continues to the end shall be saved ".. "desire with all your heart,might,body soul ", "Believe ",,,you are enough for me Jesus.
  • Insight 777
    Verse 22... a consumption, even determined upon the whole earth. A consumption is a lung disease and when nuclear fallout covers the earth by traveling on the jetstream, everyone will breathe it causing their lungs to disease. Consumption can also represent biodegradation which also will happen when the earth is covered with nuclear fallout.

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