Isaiah 53:3

“He is despised and rejected of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief: and we hid as it were our faces from him; he was despised, and we esteemed him not.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He is despised and reiected of men, a man ofsorrows, and acquainted with griefe: and we hid as it were our faces from him; hee was despised, and wee esteemed him not.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He was despised and forsaken of men, A man of sorrows and acquainted with grief; And like one from whom men hide their face He was despised, and we did not esteem Him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He was despised, and rejected of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief: and as one from whom men hide their face he was despised; and we esteemed him not.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Men made sport of him, turning away from him; he was a man of sorrows, marked by disease; and like one from whom men's faces are turned away, he was looked down on, and we put no value on him.
- Basic English Bible

He is despised and left alone of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief, and like one from whom [men] hide their faces; -- despised, and we esteemed him not.
- Darby Bible

He is despised and rejected by men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief: and we hid as it were our faces from him; he was despised, and we esteemed him not.
- Webster's Bible

He was despised, and rejected by men; a man of suffering, and acquainted with disease. He was despised as one from whom men hide their face; and we didn't respect him.
- World English Bible

He is despised, and left of men, A man of pains, and acquainted with sickness, And as one hiding the face from us, He is despised, and we esteemed him not.
- Youngs Literal Bible

He was despised, and forsaken of men, a man of pains, and acquainted with disease, and as one from whom men hide their face: he was despised, and we esteemed him not.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 53:3


53:3 We hid - We scorned to look upon him.


Discussion for Isaiah 53

  • BT
    AWESOME! Proof of GOD's love for us, HIS knowledge of everything about us, HIS power over everything that befalls us, and HIS blessed redemption promise to us has always been HIS plan and in HIS power. Praise JESUS!!
  • BT
    AWESOME! Proof of GOD's love for us, HIS knowledge of everything about us, HIS power over everything that befalls us, and HIS blessed redemption promise to us has always been HIS plan and in HIS power. Praise JESUS!!
  • Bryankearley
    It is not a job nor should ever be a burden to serve Jesus but a joy unspeakable and full of Glory to serve and even die for Him
  • Steve morrow
    acts 3:26 unto you first GOD having raised up HIS SON JESUS sent HIM to bless you in turning away every one of you from his iniquities john 18:37pilate therefore said unto HIM art thou a king then JESUS answered thou sayest that I am a king to this end was I born and for this cause came I into the world that I should bear witness unto the truth everyone that is of the truth heareth MY voice
  • Lilian
    Jesus came down to give us life in abundance. By his grace and his blood that shed for us we are saved redeemed and pardoned. We are healed by his stripes. Our job now is to follow Jesus and live like Jesus obey his words until rapture. He is the only Jehovah our Provider,our Peace our Healer our Rock and salvation there is no God after him.Thank you Jesus for your blood i will worshpip and praise
  • Elder Annie.M.Ellis
    Verse five has so much love,compassions,and care until I feel sad and sometimes angry with the people of this generation for lack of respect,care,love and admiration for who He is,and what He did for us,and the grace and mercy He gives us all the time.

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