Isaiah 53:6

“All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way; and the LORD hath laid on him the iniquity of us all.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

All we like sheepe haue gone astray: we haue turned euery one to his owne way, and the Lord hath layd on him the iniquitie of vs all.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

All of us like sheep have gone astray, Each of us has turned to his own way; But the LORD has caused the iniquity of us all To fall on Him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way; and Jehovah hath laid on him the iniquity of us all.
- American Standard Version (1901)

We all went wandering like sheep; going every one of us after his desire; and the Lord put on him the punishment of us all.
- Basic English Bible

All we like sheep have gone astray, we have turned every one to his own way; and Jehovah hath laid upon him the iniquity of us all.
- Darby Bible

All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way; and the LORD hath laid on him the iniquity of us all.
- Webster's Bible

All we like sheep have gone astray. Everyone has turned to his own way; and Yahweh has laid on him the iniquity of us all.
- World English Bible

All of us like sheep have wandered, Each to his own way we have turned, And Jehovah hath caused to meet on him, The punishment of us all.
- Youngs Literal Bible

All we like sheep did go astray, we turned every one to his own way; and the LORD hath made to light on him the iniquity of us all.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 53:6


53:6 We - All mankind. Astray - From God. Have turned - In general, to the way of sin, which may well be called a man's own way, because sin is natural to us, inherent in us, born with us; and in particular, to those several paths, which several men chuse, according to their different opinions, and circumstances. Hath laid - Heb. hath made to meet, as all the rivers meet in the sea. The iniquity - Not properly, for he knew no sin; but the punishment of iniquity, as that word is frequently used. That which was due for all the sins of all mankind, which must needs be so heavy a load, that if he had not been God as well as man, he must have sunk under the burden.


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.