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- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition
So shall they feare the name of the Lord from the West, and his glory from the rising of the sunne: when the enemie shall come in like a flood, the spirit of the Lord shall lift vp a standard against him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan
So they will fear the name of the LORD from the west And His glory from the rising of the sun, For He will come like a rushing stream Which the wind of the LORD drives.
- New American Standard Version (1995)
So shall they fear the name of Jehovah from the west, and his glory from the rising of the sun; for he will come as a rushing stream, which the breath of Jehovah driveth.
- American Standard Version (1901)
So they will see the name of the Lord from the west, and his glory from the east: for he will come like a rushing stream, forced on by a wind of the Lord.
- Basic English Bible
And they shall fear the name of Jehovah from the west, and from the rising of the sun, his glory. When the adversary shall come in like a flood, the Spirit of Jehovah will lift up a banner against him.
- Darby Bible
So shall they fear the name of the LORD from the west, and his glory from the rising of the sun. When the enemy shall come in like a flood, the Spirit of the LORD will lift up a standard against him.
- Webster's Bible
So shall they fear the name of Yahweh from the west, and his glory from the rising of the sun; for he will come as a rushing stream, which the breath of Yahweh drives.
- World English Bible
And they fear from the west the name of Jehovah, And from the rising of the sun -- His honour, When come in as a flood doth an adversary, The Spirit of Jehovah hath raised an ensign against him.
- Youngs Literal Bible
So shall they fear the name of the LORD from the west, and His glory from the rising of the sun; for distress will come in like a flood, which the breath of the LORD driveth.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible
59:19 Fear - Worship the Lord. The west - The western part of the world. His glory - The glorious God. The rising of the sun - The eastern parts. When - At what time soever the devil, or his instruments shall make violent irruptions upon the church. A standard - God shall make known himself to take their part and defend them, by his spirit alone.
Rosa J. Williams's comment on 2015-07-25 21:01:59:
God hands are not short that he cannot save Isreal or us today if we would turn from our wicked ways pray and seek his face then would he forgive Isreal their sins and save them from sins.And the devil from keeping us in darknes.
Dorcas Adeoro's comment on 2015-04-20 15:15:50:
Awesome God. Holy Spirit our Defender. He is always there at the right time to defend us. Our fortress, stronghold and Ever present Help
ERUS AGBANURE's comment on 2015-03-04 23:59:11:
YEAH,I QUITE AGREE WIT ALOT OF COMMENTS ABOVE. WHEN D ENEMY COMES IN,D LORD SHALL POWERFULLY ARISE N FIGHT HIM N GIVE US D NEEDED VICTORY. AMEN.
Pastor Ronnie's comment on 2014-11-03 12:00:27:
When the devil lifts up opposition and all kind of circumstances, God starts at the climax of that situation and shows His power. God is always above all
Tim's comment on 2014-03-01 19:44:32:
The Spirit of the Lord will lift up a standard against him The church is protected by the standards the Spirit has in place The church is separate from the world different blood bought We should look different and act different These standards are what keeps us from being inundated by worldly things The enemy isn t coming into the church like a flood he is coming into the world like a flood The church is safe protected when we follow God s plan of holiness
Bishop Salmon Obiero's comment on 2014-02-22 22:46:16:
In Isaiah 59 19 God is the creator and sustainer of the universe He is in control of all events in the universe And in our relationship with him He needs our worship and serve as Lord and God in our life We must not fear the devil when God is on our side It doesnot matter how angry our enemy may be the tHoly Spirit will encounter and defeat him In Christ we are well protected and the enemy can do us no harm
Yvonne's comment on 2014-02-22 22:17:37:
Let scripture interpret scripture do not try and put your own interpretation in Read Revelation 12 15 and you will see the devil does use a flood Study the meaning of raising up a standard and you will find the power of God in the Standard He raises against the enemy when the enemy comes in like a flood as in Revelations
Faye39's comment on 2014-02-05 21:33:41:
When the enemy shall come in like a flood: that's what it means look up the word flood ( flood-an overflowing of water onto land that is normally dry) a flood causes destructions and destroys can be overwhelming ( the enemy is out to steal kill and destroy)
Adrienne's comment on 2014-01-28 02:33:33:
When the enemy shall come in.....Like a FLOOD the Spirit of the Lord will raise up a standard against him. The Lord says how He washes us clean. The Prayer of Jabez : KEEP us from evil. The Lord's Prayer: AND deliver us from evil.
Stewart's comment on 2013-11-14 10:48:03:
The Lord allowed Isaiah 59:19 to read the way it does so that it reaches us unadulterated . I believe fear will grip the west and the east after seeing how the ferocious devil is defeated .
Oteng Ntlotlang's comment on 2013-10-21 07:23:12:
i think its okay when it says,when the enemy comes in like a flood,the Spirit of the Lord shall rise the standard.it basically means that when the enemy comes furiously with the intention of hurting or destroying you, God Himself will raise the wall that will stop them.
Tumisang's comment on 2013-10-21 03:57:03:
I agree with Adewele Adeyi... The scripture should read."When the enemy comes, like a flood God shall raise a standard against him.
Phillip's comment on 2013-09-27 11:28:28:
I agree with the original bible then where should i get the original hebrew bible and english so that i will study by muself
Khethani Njokwe's comment on 2013-09-07 11:59:54:
this scripture it like as its written,the standard is An emblem or flag of an army, raised on a pole to indicate the rallying point in battle, so basicly when God talking about devel coming like a flood he means that when the enemy attack he will raise the flag of victory over him which is the blood of the most high and precious lamp of God who died in our place as a sign of victory aand win. so when ever devel attack God will make it known to him that the firt battle was won by Jesus which was the cross d the dish full of our sin Jesus drank, therefore we also going to win,so there is no battle that can defeat us because God will always raises the standard
Motlatso Mosipi's comment on 2013-08-17 01:53:36:
I also agree , the enemy cannot come in like floods ,only God 'spirit has so much power
Motlatso Mosipi's comment on 2013-08-17 01:46:36:
I also agree that the enemy cannot come like floods ,only God 'spirit has so much power
Siphesihle I Ndlovu's comment on 2013-07-13 18:49:19:
The Lord indeed is Mighty an great in battle.<3
Adewale Adeyi's comment on 2010-07-19 10:43:15:
Isaiah 59: 19 says, “So shall they fear the name of the Lord from the west, and his glory from the rising of the sun. When the enemy shall come in like a flood, the Spirit of the Lord shall lift up a standard against him.” Many people do not understand this Scripture because they do not read it correctly. It is the Spirit of the Lord that shall rise like a flood, not the enemy. People usually say, “When the enemy shall come in like a flood, the Spirit of the Lord shall lift up a standard against him.” But the original version says, “When the enemy shall come in, like a flood, the Spirit of the Lord shall raise up a standard against him.” That is our working verse in this message. Explain this
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